International


US Export Assistance Center
Milwaukee School of Engineering – Radar School of Business
A gateway to the Milwaukee Export Assistance Center providing tools for international markets in a wide variety of industrial sectors.

Global Business Resource Center
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
The GBRC specializes in providing international market strategies for businesses.

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation – International Business
The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation can call upon a wide variety of experiences in international research, sales, shipping, banking, and diplomacy in order to assist Wisconsin’s exporting community.

US Small Business Administration Export and Importing Assistance


National


Small Business Administration
The Small Business Administration has multiple resources and advice for small business owners.

US Bureau of Economic Analysis
Provides annual estimates of cross border trade in services and of services supplied to international markets through U.S. and foreign affiliates of multi-national companies.

United States Patent and Trademark Office
This site will provide resources to investigate existing patents, intellectual property and trademarks.

U.S. Economic Development Administration
The EDA will provide numerous ideas and opportunities for development and innovation.


Regional


Greater Milwaukee Committee
Find the heartbeat of the greater Milwaukee area for business, labor and public affairs.

Service Corps of Retired Executives
Retired business executives who assist new and expanding businesses.

Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Organizations – Various

Statewide


Wisconsin Entrepreneurs Network
Business assistance, training, financing opportunities and a network of over 100 organizations helping existing and potential Wisconsin businesses succeed.

Wisconsin Innovation Network
A community based economic development organization dedicate to fostering innovation and entrepreneurship.

BizStarts
A one-stop address for entrepreneurs to access information, service providers and events.

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation
WEDC nurtures business growth and job creation in Wisconsin by providing resources, technical support and financial assistance to companies, partners and the communities they serve.

Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corporation
An economic development corporation providing quality business education, technical assistance and access to capital for entrepreneurs.

Wisconsin Business Development Financing Corporation
The primary lender for the SBA, and offers additional loan packages for small business.

Forward Wisconsin
Compiles business research and data for review.

Small Business Development Center Network
Counseling and development programs at the local, regional and statewide level to support Wisconsin small business creation and growth.