ETP Impact Data

Entrepreneurial Training Program Impact 2015-2017

Results of a program that works for Wisconsin! 


537 graduates (about 179 per year, including 40 veterans and 73 minorities)


37% started a business, with a capital impact of $4.9 million

Others decided against it after evaluating their business idea and readiness; that rate is twice as high compared with overall network pre-venture conversion.


166 jobs created and 18 retained 



Special thanks to our partner, Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC), for grant funds that make ETP possible.

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