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Dan Steininger

Dan Steininger is the President and co-founder of BizStarts Milwaukee. BizStarts facilitates the creation of new companies in Southeast Wisconsin.

He currently writes a column for the Biz Times entitled “Innovate or Die” that is a Press Club winner.

He is also the President of Steininger & Associates. The firm focuses on teaching the tools of innovation to drive growth for companies in all sectors of the economy.

He currently teaches courses on innovation for the UWM School of Continuing Education for business leaders.

He also manages early-stage investments for the Biz Starts Investor Forum and previously was and the Managing Director of the angel network the Successful Entrepreneur Investors.
Is the former CEO of a major financial institution and mutual fund. He served as President of the Board of Harbor commissioners.

Is a graduate of Boston University Law school and frequently describes himself as a” recovering lawyer” and a “recovering CEO”.

He has served as Chairman of the Young Presidents Organization and the Wisconsin Presidents Organization.

Content referencing Dan Steininger

Eyes on Milwaukee: Evers Sells Vision to Local Leaders
Eyes on Milwaukee

Evers Sells Vision to Local Leaders

Governor urges business leaders to help two parties find common ground on tough issues.

Plenty of Horne: BMO Bank Chief Hails City’s Revival

Contribution to Tom Barrett of $100

Plenty of Horne: BMO Bank Chief Hails City’s Revival
Plenty of Horne

BMO Bank Chief Hails City’s Revival

The city's infrastructure has been transformed, and the regional economy is strong, he tells a meeting of business leaders.

Plenty of Horne: City Leaders Plot New Urban Placemaking Effort
Plenty of Horne

City Leaders Plot New Urban Placemaking Effort

With some creative use of grant money, the Greater Milwaukee Committee is helping neighborhoods update their image by ‘Urban Placemaking’

Brooklyn Chamber CEO to help open new BizStarts offices
Press Release

Brooklyn Chamber CEO to help open new BizStarts offices

New BizForge services aiming to foster entrepreneurial growth in SE Wisconsin similar to Brooklyn

Mayor Barrett’s 2013 State of the City Address
Press Release

Mayor Barrett’s 2013 State of the City Address

Monday, February 25, 2013, Pritzlaff Building

The Roundup: City Hall Redo
The Roundup

City Hall Redo

Minority hiring goal set.

The Roundup: Lautenschlager’s Mess
The Roundup

Lautenschlager’s Mess

Attorney General Peg Lautenschlager’s drunk driving arrest last week removes her from behind the wheel of her state-owned vehicle for a year, and puts Governor Jim Doyle in the driver’s seat. The two had squabbled, privately, over terms of the Governor’s jobs bill, with Lautenschlager threatening to use her authority to see that the law […]