Milwaukee is home to tech-savvy Fortune 500 companies, tech startups, professional sports teams and more – employing 76,000 people in technology. Tech talent is working to solve big challenges here and create exceptional experiences. A new study, Milwaukee's Tech Talent Impact, proves just how significant this talent is to our economy – but we must do more.
To be nationally and globally competitive, industry leaders, including Northwestern Mutual, are focused on four key areas: talent, innovation, identity and community.
We’re taking action to develop a strategic plan and formalize a tech industry coalition to pursue critical initiatives, as well as forming partnerships with economic development groups, educational institutions, non-profits and government.