Business & Organizations

Offiicial posts appearing in the future will include these businesses and organizations, as well as 10+ more entities.

American Girl

Doll and book manufacturer founded in Madison in 1966

EPIC Systems

Prominant medical software company founded in Madison in 1979

Famous Footwear

Prominant shoe manufacturer founded in Madison in 1960

Harley Davidson

Harley received a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of WisconsinMadison in 1907 and the founding of the company also has a unique Madison connection

National Organization for Women

US feminist organization founded in Madison in 1966

Oscar Mayer

Food manufacturer founded in Madison in 1883


Large manufacturer of enzymes and other products for biotechnology and molecular biology founded in Madison in 1978

Spectrum Brands (formerly Rayovac)

Large manufacturer of batteries and related products began as The French Battery Company in Madison in 1906

The Onion

Digital media company and news satire organization that publishes articles on international, national, and local news founded in Madison in 1988

The Progressive

U.S. monthly magazine of politics, culture and progressivism with a pronounced liberal perspective founded in Madison in 1909

Weather Central

Provides weather data and production tools to the media industry founded in Madison in 1977

WHA Radio

One of the oldest radio stations in the U.S. first received its license to broadcast in 1922

Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

One of the oldest organizations in the U.S. engaged in university technology transfer

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