(715) 723-0331

10 South Bridge St.
Chippewa Falls

Chippewa Falls Area Chamber of Commerce

Seeks to improve the quality of life in the community by providing leadership to coordinate, support, and promote the business interests of its members. A leader of the business community by providing value through member benefits, quality programs, and political leadership resulting in a solid return on investment for members.

Chippewa Valley Entrepreneurs

Chippewa Valley Entrepreneurs is a free, member-led, confidential, peer-sharing group of like-minded entrepreneurs from the Chippewa Valley area. Meets monthly in groups of 7-10 people to support each other by focusing on business growth, personal development and community involvement. CVE members will support each other and offer input in those areas where you have questions that someone else has already experienced.

Chippewa Valley High Tech Alliance

A group of area technology-based businesses that have come together to raise awareness of the region as a leader in technology. A large number of companies – past, present and emerging – either employ technology as the core of their business, or rely on technology to deliver their products or services.

(715) 836-2842

3132 Louis Ave.
Eau Claire

Chippewa Valley Innovation Center

The Chippewa Valley Innovation Center encourages new and emerging entrepreneurial business by allowing them to use community resources and by providing them a temporary start-up facility as well as managerial, technical, and financial assistance. CVIC offers flexible, low-cost building accommodations along with access to local economic development agencies.

(715) 438-2040

128 W River St.
Chippewa Falls

Club MTC Makerspace

Club MTC is a community workshop for hobbyists, crafters, inventors, educators, and tinkerers of all ages. We provide you with the tools and technology necessary to build, hack, fix, or create just about anything you can conceive. Become a member and receive access to our equipment and space for a flat monthly fee. Basic training and operation is included with a membership, advanced training and workshops are also available.

(715) 834-1204

101 N Farwell St
Eau Claire

Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce

Leader in progressive development of the business community in Eau Claire. Hosts numerous events to promote a healthy business community. Advocates for strong education systems and workforce readiness, promotes educational information and other resources to enhance development, and supports small business members by providing programs and services specific to businesses with 20 or fewer employees.

(715) 235-9087

342 Main St. E

Greater Menomonie Area Chamber of Commerce

Seeks to promote a successful business climate in the Greater Menomonie area through a variety of events, training seminars from experts, advertising opportunities, a broad professional network, and member-only programs. Hosts Business After Hours, a networking event hosted by and for Chamber members.

(715) 514-9778

3300 Birch St., Suite 4B, Eau Claire

HP&A Solutions

Providing human resource services, payroll processing, and accounting services to organizations in northern Wisconsin. They also monthly seminars on a variety of business management topics.

(715) 855-7681

800 Wisconsin Street, Suite D2-401, Mail Box 9
Eau Claire

Ignite Wisconsin

Ignite Wisconsin, a program of the Innovation Foundation of Western Wisconsin, helps prospective entrepreneurs in the region move from dreaming about owning businesses to taking active steps to turn those dreams into reality. The program provides encouragement, inspiration, and connection for entrepreneurs via online content, live events, and one-on-one connections.

(715) 833-9666

Ronnie Roll Business Services

Offers business consulting and general administrative services that support small and start-up businesses. Business services include but are not limited to concept refinement, business plan creation, strategic planning, and sales & marketing initiatives. Digital transcription, event planning, newsletters, website design, blogging, online services and more.

(715) 836-4636

Dennis L. Heyde Entrepreneur Program, Schneider Social Science Hall 400D, 105 Garfield Ave.
Eau Claire

Startup Current

Startup Current is a website designed to promote the culture of entrepreneurship on the UW-Eau Claire campus and throughout the community. It provides startup-related news briefs and information about entrepreneur-related events. Startup Current is sponsored by UWEC’s Dennis L. Heyde Entrepreneur Program.

(715) 232-2397

278 Jarvis Hall, UW-Stout

UW-Stout Discovery Center

The Discovery Center is the umbrella organization for UW-Stout’s research, outreach, and economic development efforts. The center aids local industry and the community thanks to the extensive

(715) 834-1573

500 S. Barstow St. Federal Building Rm B11 (Lower Level)
Eau Claire

Western Wisconsin SCORE

SCORE is sponsored by the U.S. Small Business Administration and is comprised of retired entrepreneurs that offer advice to current entrepreneurs. Offers free management, bookkeeping, accounting, construction, design, and budgeting counseling, financial & loan resources, help with permits & regulations, and seminars from experienced entrepreneurs.

(608) 263-0398

432 N. Lake St., Suite 425

Wisconsin Entrepreneurs' Network

A statewide network that identifies high-potential entrepreneurs and helps move their businesses forward, and facilitates collaboration between entrepreneurs and outside organizations. Provides

(414) 270-3600

10437 Innovation Dr., Suite 320, Milwaukee

Wisconsin Procurement Institute

NPO assisting Wisconsin businesses in creating, developing and growing their federal, state and local government sales by providing technical and professional expertise and experience to Wisconsin's

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Royal Credit Union
200 Riverfront Terrace
Eau Claire, WI