Top talent from around the Midwest is invited to apply for free travel vouchers to attend Milwaukee Startup Week, November 1st through 6th, 2016. The travel program is being sponsored by Skills Pipeline.
Milwaukee Startup Week will feature over 20 unique events hosted by various entrepreneurial organizations from around Southeast Wisconsin. The goals of the week are to help better connect Milwaukee's emerging technology startup community and help it build momentum.
Matt Cordio, founder of Skills Pipeline a recruiting agency that works with startups and growth-focused technology and creative companies to identify top talent is the brainchild of this program. Cordio is also founder of Startup Milwaukee the organization that is organizing Southeast Wisconsin’s first annual Milwaukee Startup Week event.
Skills Pipeline hopes the program will help area startups and growth-focused companies attract professionals with varied backgrounds including, software engineering, project management, sales and marketing.
“We are looking for talented individuals who are curious about career opportunities that are here for them in Southeast Wisconsin, who are looking for career or location changes," Cordio said. “We believe that the technology industry here in Southeast Wisconsin is growing and offers top talent amazing career opportunities paired with the many amenities of living here in the Milwaukee metro area.”
Skills Pipeline is specifically targeting this program to attract top talent from other Midwest technology hubs including Chicago, Madison and Minneapolis / St. Paul.
Talent from around the Midwest can apply for the program here. Once you apply we'll contact you for a short interview. If selected to participate, Skills Pipeline will attempt to match you with interview opportunities at local startups and growth-focused companies while you are in town.
Companies interested in accessing the talent coming to Milwaukee for the inaugural Milwaukee Startup Week events should contact Matt Cordio directly, firstname.lastname@example.org or 262-894-9535.