Funding

  • 9 programs
  • 49 investments
  • 4 companies acquired
  • 4 companies out of business
  • >$100M in total follow-on financing
  • 53% of gener8tor alumni have raised more than $1M in follow-on financing or have been acquired
  • 83% of gener8tor alumni have raised more than $250K in follow-on financing or have been acquired
  • 400+ jobs created
  • 638 applications for Milwaukee 2016 program

DemographicS

  • Gender
    • 18% of gener8tor companies have at least one female founder
    • 14% of gener8tor companies have a female CEO
  • Ethnicity*
    • 30% of gener8tor companies have at least one minority founder
    • 24% of gener8tor companies have a minority CEO
      • Asian-Indian
        • 8% founder / 6% CEO
      • Asian-Pacific
        • 6% founder / 6% CEO
      • Black
        • 10% founder / 6% CEO
      • Hispanic
        • 10% founder / 6% CEO
      • Native American
        • 0% founder / 0% CEO

*Minority classifications based on National Minority Supplier Development Council: http://www.nmsdc.org