2022 VC-Backed Startups Based in Metro MIlwaukee

For our Metro Milwaukee Innovation DataTool, we defined the following companies as Milwaukee-area startups. They were founded since 2010, are headquartered in the seven-county Milwaukee CSA, and have completed at least one venture capital deal.

Click here for a list of the top investors in these Milwaukee-area startups. (Source: PitchBook Data, Inc.)

Company HQ Location Primary Industry Code Business Status Company Financing Status Total $ Raised (in millions)
Access HealthNet Milwaukee, WI Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 6.20
Active Guardian Oconomowoc, WI Electronic Equipment and Instruments Startup Angel-Backed 2.00
Advanced Ionics Milwaukee, WI Energy Production Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 4.33
Agricycle Milwaukee, WI Food Products Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 1.51
Agulos BioTech Lake Mills, WI Biotechnology Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed
Alinea ( Enterprise Systems) Milwaukee, WI Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.86
Alithias Milwaukee, WI Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 0.30
Allium (Brookfield) Brookfield, WI Consulting Services (B2B) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed
Altin Labs Milwaukee, WI Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.10
Aluvis Wauwatosa, WI Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 0.65
Amiran Technologies Oak Creek, WI Environmental Services (B2B) Out of Business Formerly VC-backed
Aqua Innovations Sharon, WI Environmental Services (B2B) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.98
Astrean Racine, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Corporation
Augray Brookfield, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Aurora Spectral Technologies Shorewood, WI Diagnostic Equipment Out of Business Formerly VC-backed 2.05
BackTrack Video West Bend, WI Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.50
Ballsy Genoa City, WI Personal Products Generating Revenue Corporation 0.01
bLinkup Milwaukee, WI Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 0.20
Bomboard Whitewater, WI Recreational Goods Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 1.98
BoothCentral Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed 0.01
BountyHuntr Milwaukee, WI Application Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.10
Bridge to Cures Wauwatosa, WI Other Capital Markets/Institutions Startup Corporation
Bright Cellars Milwaukee, WI Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 17.97
Brightlife Innovations Saint Francis, WI Communication Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed
BrightSentinel Milwaukee, WI Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed 0.36
Build it Fab Pewaukee, WI Home Furnishings Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed 0.25
Cadens Milwaukee, WI Other Energy Services Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed 0.02
CarCareKiosk Milwaukee, WI Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue Formerly VC-backed 0.52
Caresyntax Mequon, WI Outcome Management (Healthcare) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 208.50
Caring with Honor Milwaukee, WI Elder and Disabled Care Startup Angel-Backed 0.21
Central Standard Craft Distillery Milwaukee, WI Beverages Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 0.76
City Lights Brewing Milwaukee, WI Restaurants and Bars Generating Revenue Angel-Backed
Classmunity Milwaukee, WI Financial Software Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Coinigy Milwaukee, WI Financial Software Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 0.60
ConsortiEX Milwaukee, WI Medical Records Systems Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 11.58
Corncob Waukesha, WI Electrical Equipment Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Cover5 Milwaukee, WI Entertainment Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 1.63
CricClubs Milwaukee, WI Entertainment Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 5.05
CrossKudi Milwaukee, WI Financial Software Startup Venture Capital-Backed 0.10
CrowdFounder Milwaukee, WI Consulting Services (B2B) Startup Venture Capital-Backed 0.05
CrowdSling Glendale, WI Social Content Out of Business Formerly Angel backed 0.04
CyteGen Shorewood, WI Drug Discovery Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 2.10
Dairyvative Technologies Markesan, WI Beverages Out of Business Formerly VC-backed 4.00
Dead Bird Brewing Milwaukee, WI Beverages Generating Revenue Corporation
Double B’s BBQ West Allis, WI Restaurants and Bars Startup Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Driver’s Seat Cooperative Milwaukee, WI Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed 0.32
Dynamis Software Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Profitable Formerly VC-backed 3.68
Ease (Human Capital Services) Milwaukee, WI Human Capital Services Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.59
eCourt Reporters Burlington, WI Legal Services (B2B) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.12
EDCS Power Mequon, WI Electrical Equipment Out of Business Formerly VC-backed 1.45
Emergent Labs Milwaukee, WI Other Commercial Services Out of Business Corporation
EmOpti Brookfield, WI Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 6.86
e-States Waukesha, WI Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.31
Etyon Milwaukee, WI Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed
Evolve Brands Jackson, WI Food Products Generating Revenue Private Equity-Backed 0.87
Exit 7C Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Out of Business Formerly VC-backed 1.12
FaB Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI Food Products Startup Corporation
First Patient Milwaukee, WI Other Commercial Products Stealth Angel-Backed 0.53
Fiveable Milwaukee, WI Educational Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 13.64
Float Milwaukee Milwaukee, WI Leisure Facilities Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 0.01
Flying Spider Milwaukee, WI Other Commercial Products Stealth Venture Capital-Backed 1.05
Forj Waukesha, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 6.00
Forsake Glendale, WI Footwear Generating Revenue Formerly VC-backed 0.87
Foundry Health Grafton, WI Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Frontdesk Milwaukee, WI Real Estate Services (B2C) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 30.80
Gearbox Express Mukwonago, WI Industrial Supplies and Parts Generating Revenue Formerly VC-backed 6.30
Genlines Oconomowoc, WI Application Software Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 0.01
GenoPalate Milwaukee, WI Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 4.00
Getter Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Out of Business Formerly Angel backed 0.05
Golf Pipeline Menomonee Falls, WI Social/Platform Software Startup Accelerator/Incubator Backed 0.36
Gostrive Fort Atkinson, WI Social/Platform Software Out of Business Formerly VC-backed
Greater States Sports Authority Brookfield, WI Educational and Training Services (B2C) Profitable Angel-Backed 0.00
GYBITG Milwaukee, WI Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed
HaloVino WhitefishBay, WI Distributors/Wholesale Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed
hankr Milwaukee, WI Application Software Generating Revenue Corporation
HDL Diagnostics Fox Point, WI Pharmaceuticals Out of Business Formerly VC-backed
Healthfuse Milwaukee, WI Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue Private Equity-Backed
HealthLX Grafton, WI Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 0.41
Hero Cards Waukesha, WI Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 0.25
Hitlist Milwaukee, WI Media and Information Services (B2B) Out of Business Formerly VC-backed 0.07
Hopscot.ch Milwaukee, WI Communication Software Out of Business Formerly Angel backed 0.05
HSM Milwaukee, WI Other Consumer Durables Out of Business Formerly VC-backed 0.20
Hug Sleep Brookfield, WI Other Consumer Durables Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 0.30
Hyde Expedition Milwaukee, WI Recreational Goods Generating Revenue Corporation
Hydrotech Innovations Mequon, WI Business/Productivity Software Startup Corporation
iDAvatars Mequon, WI Application Software Out of Business Formerly VC-backed 6.01
Ideawake Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 4.21
InControl Medical Brookfield, WI Other Devices and Supplies Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 19.00
Informed360 Shorewood, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Formerly Angel backed 0.18
Intelligent Composites Milwaukee, WI Road Generating Revenue Corporation
Investii New Berlin, WI Financial Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.16
Jackson’s Honest Muskego, WI Food Products Generating Revenue Private Equity-Backed 1.00
Kaliber Imaging Whitewater, WI Monitoring Equipment Out of Business Formerly Accelerator/Incubator backed
KTB Disc Jockey Milwaukee, WI Educational and Training Services (B2C) Out of Business Formerly Accelerator/Incubator backed
Last Lock Milwaukee, WI Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.10
LatinoPro Cedarburg, WI Human Capital Services Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 0.06
LeakShark Milwaukee, WI Electrical Equipment Out of Business Formerly Accelerator/Incubator backed
Legacy Platforms Milwaukee, WI Construction and Engineering Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 10.00
Lifebook Racine, WI Application Software Out of Business Formerly Accelerator/Incubator backed
LinqThingz Mequon, WI Electronic Equipment and Instruments Out of Business Formerly Accelerator/Incubator backed
LumosWifi Milwaukee, WI Network Management Software Startup Angel-Backed
LW Aqua Sharon, WI Other Commercial Products Out of Business Formerly Angel backed 0.65
Maker Healthcare Mequon, WI Other Consumer Durables Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 5.00
ManageCore Franklin, WI IT Consulting and Outsourcing Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 1.99
Marathon Machines Milwaukee, WI Household Appliances Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 2.74
MCT Digital Milwaukee, WI Machinery (B2B) Generating Revenue Formerly PE-Backed 0.75
MediCardia Mequon, WI Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 3.00
MedTrak Wauwatosa, WI Other Healthcare Services Out of Business Formerly Angel backed 0.10
Meeper Whitewater, WI Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.14
MeterHero (Acquired) Milwaukee, WI Application Software Startup Formerly Accelerator/Incubator backed 0.75
Microbe Detectives Milwaukee, WI Laboratory Services (Healthcare) Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed 0.00
Midwest Express Airlines Milwaukee, WI Air Startup Venture Capital-Backed 1.00
Mikroflot Grafton, WI Environmental Services (B2B) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.05
Milwaukee Swap Milwaukee, WI Footwear Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Mindful Staffing Solutions Milwaukee, WI Human Capital Services Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 0.15
MobCraft Milwaukee, WI Beverages Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 1.12
Motivo Franklin, WI Therapeutic Devices Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.95
Mpirik Milwaukee, WI Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 7.80
MSI Data Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Private Equity-Backed
MyPhame Milwaukee, WI Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 0.27
MySureFit Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.76
Nano Red Biotech Wauwatosa, WI Biotechnology Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Netless Catch Milwaukee, WI Food Products Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed
New River Technologies Grafton, WI Business/Productivity Software Out of Business Formerly VC-backed
New Works Milwaukee, WI Consulting Services (B2B) Out of Business Formerly Accelerator/Incubator backed
Novera/Ixonia Ixonia, WI Other Commercial Products Stealth Venture Capital-Backed 1.80
Octane Coffee (Beverages) Waukesha, WI Beverages Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.05
Okanjo Milwaukee, WI Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 1.74
Oncata Milwaukee, WI Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed
OnK├Âl Milwaukee, WI Monitoring Equipment Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 3.00
Operose Advisors Milwaukee, WI Asset Management Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed
Otto Sciences Brookfield, WI Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed
P4 Infrastructure Milwaukee, WI Machinery (B2B) Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Parts to Move Brookfield, WI Internet Retail Out of Business Formerly Accelerator/Incubator backed
PaveDrain Milwaukee, WI Raw Materials (Non-Wood) Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed
PAXAFE Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 4.80
Pellucid Water Milwaukee, WI Water Utilities Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Penrod Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 8.00
Photavia Franklin, WI Multimedia and Design Software Product Development Angel-Backed 0.15
Pinewood Creek Apartments New Berlin, WI Real Estate Services (B2C) Out of Business Formerly VC-backed 5.09
Press Premium Alcohol Seltzer Milwaukee, WI Beverages Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed
PRIMER (Beverages) Milwaukee, WI Beverages Startup Angel-Backed 0.18
PROMISS Diagnostics Wauwatosa, WI Diagnostic Equipment Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.40
Protein Foundry Milwaukee, WI Biotechnology Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed 0.01
Proximity Malt Milwaukee, WI Other Commercial Products Generating Revenue Private Equity-Backed 60.00
PumpHero Milwaukee, WI Application Software Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed 0.10
Puresine Milwaukee, WI Energy Storage Out of Business Formerly Accelerator/Incubator backed 0.04
Pythonic Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.08
Radian IoT Okauchee, WI Other Commercial Services Stealth Venture Capital-Backed 4.50
RadPoker Milwaukee, WI Entertainment Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed
Rapid Radicals Technology Milwaukee, WI Environmental Services (B2B) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed
Remedy Analytics Milwaukee, WI Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue Formerly Angel backed
Renaissant Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 2.57
Reneurogen Elm Grove, WI Drug Discovery Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed 0.03
Rent College Pads Milwaukee, WI Real Estate Services (B2C) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 15.75
Retham Technologies Wauwatosa, WI Biotechnology Generating Revenue Corporation
Revolution Computing Lake Mills, WI Application Specific Semiconductors Startup Corporation
RoddyMedical Wauwatosa, WI Therapeutic Devices Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 1.52
RoofMarketplace Whitewater, WI Buildings and Property Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 5.20
Royal Palm Foods Delafield, WI Logistics Out of Business Formerly Angel backed 0.25
RPRD Diagnostics Wauwatosa, WI Discovery Tools (Healthcare) Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Safelumin Oconomowoc, WI Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.14
SAFIO Solutions Brookfield, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 2.77
Scanalytics Waukesha, WI Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 4.12
Securus Data Centers Milwaukee, WI Systems and Information Management Out of Business Formerly Angel backed 0.72
Septillionth Milwaukee, WI Production (Semiconductors) Startup Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Seven Marine Germantown, WI Electrical Equipment Generating Revenue Formerly VC-backed 0.62
Shindigs Milwaukee, WI Social/Platform Software Out of Business Formerly Angel backed 0.10
Shockray Self Defense Oak Creek, WI Electrical Equipment Out of Business Formerly VC-backed
Sift Healthcare Milwaukee, WI Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 16.04
SimaFore Wauwatosa, WI IT Consulting and Outsourcing Generating Revenue Corporate Backed or Acquired
Socialeads Milwaukee, WI Financial Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 3.66
Solar Water Works Milwaukee, WI Alternative Energy Equipment Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed 0.05
SteamChain Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 1.15
Stonehouse Water Technologies Milwaukee, WI Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 1.55
Summary Medical Milwaukee, WI Media and Information Services (B2B) Product Development Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Supernola Jackson, WI Food Products Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 2.50
Sustainable America Milwaukee, WI Environmental Services (B2B) Generating Revenue/Not Profitable Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Swirl Insurance Services Brookfield, WI Information Services (B2C) Out of Business Formerly Angel backed 1.80
Synthetaic Delafield, WI Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 17.50
TAI Diagnostics Wauwatosa, WI Diagnostic Equipment Out of Business Formerly VC-backed 24.00
TaskCause Milwaukee, WI Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Out of Business Formerly VC-backed 0.20
TechCanary Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Private Equity-Backed 0.50
Tevetron Optical Networks Waukesha, WI Internet Service Providers Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed
The Financial Promise Milwaukee, WI Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed
The Good Jobs Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.82
The Grand Franklin, WI Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 2.40
TheMINIClassy Milwaukee, WI Clothing Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Tip a ScRxipt Milwaukee, WI Financial Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.63
Top Note Milwaukee, WI Beverages Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 0.05
URTPC Milwaukee, WI Machinery (B2B) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed
US HealthCenter Thiensville, WI Other Healthcare Services Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 2.00
VasoGnosis Milwaukee, WI Diagnostic Equipment Out of Business Formerly VC-backed 1.43
Vibrant (Clothing) Milwaukee, WI Clothing Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 0.15
Vivid Microscopy Wauwatosa, WI Discovery Tools (Healthcare) Generating Revenue Corporation
Vytal Health Milwaukee, WI Other Healthcare Services Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 1.40
Wallit (Business/Productivity Software) Brookfield, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 1.00
Wantable Milwaukee, WI Accessories Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 6.61
washbnb Milwaukee, WI Other Commercial Services Generating Revenue Accelerator/Incubator Backed 0.12
Watton Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue Angel-Backed 0.12
WayAround Bayside, WI Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed
WEAR TECH Hartland, WI Electronics (B2C) Product In Beta Test Angel-Backed 0.25
Wellntel Milwaukee, WI Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 4.50
Xena Workwear Milwaukee, WI Footwear Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 1.55
Zero Locus Milwaukee, WI Database Software Out of Business Formerly VC-backed 0.50
Zizzl Milwaukee, WI Human Capital Services Generating Revenue Venture Capital-Backed 2.61
ZoomShift Milwaukee, WI Business/Productivity Software Startup Accelerator/Incubator Backed 0.06