Startup Resources

"Moving from an idea to an actual living, breathing startup is no easy task and requires a great deal of perseverance. However, there are a significant number of resources that are at your fingertips. We have gathered some of our favorite resources to help you." - Dave Gee, Launch Pad Co-Director


  The Whitewater University Innovation Center is a leading hub for innovation, entrepreneurship and business growth in the region.

 

The Whitewater University Innovation Center is a leading hub for innovation, entrepreneurship and business growth in the region.

  The UW-Whitewater CEO Chapter helps students learn about entrepreneurship and pursue their startup ideas.

 

The UW-Whitewater CEO Chapter helps students learn about entrepreneurship and pursue their startup ideas.

  Elance is a global network of graphic designers, software engineers, copywriters and more           

 

Elance is a global network of graphic designers, software engineers, copywriters and more

          


Go Daddy provides website domain (address), hosting, email service, website development services and more.

Go Daddy provides website domain (address), hosting, email service, website development services and more.

  Hootsuite helps entrepreneurs save time with a turnkey social media management tool.

 

Hootsuite helps entrepreneurs save time with a turnkey social media management tool.

                                                                Live Plan - is a web-based, comprehensive, dynamic business plan and pitch deck for yourself, investors or business plan competitions.  

                                                               

Live Plan - is a web-based, comprehensive, dynamic business plan and pitch deck for yourself, investors or business plan competitions.

 


SquareSpace provides you an extremely user-friendly and affordable DIY website development tool. We love it so much we used it to build this website!

SquareSpace provides you an extremely user-friendly and affordable DIY website development tool. We love it so much we used it to build this website!

Insightly give you a rapidly deployable customer relationship management system. Entrepreneur friendly pricing too...free

Insightly give you a rapidly deployable customer relationship management system. Entrepreneur friendly pricing too...free

Quickbooks is the go to resource for many entrepreneurs. Get the web-based version (QuickBooks Online) so you, your co-founder and your accountant can access anytime, anywhere

Quickbooks is the go to resource for many entrepreneurs. Get the web-based version (QuickBooks Online) so you, your co-founder and your accountant can access anytime, anywhere


  United States Patent and Trademark Office - Protect your brand through a copyright, patent and more.

 

United States Patent and Trademark Office - Protect your brand through a copyright, patent and more.

The Wisconsin Dept. of Financial Institutions provides you the ability to register your business with the State of Wisconsin. 

The Wisconsin Dept. of Financial Institutions provides you the ability to register your business with the State of Wisconsin. 

Ted provides you thought-providing videos to help develop your startup strategies.

Ted provides you thought-providing videos to help develop your startup strategies.