Start-up and scale-up projects in Wisconsin offer unique opportunities to infuse communities of color with economic prosperity and growth. WEDC Secretary and CEO Missy Hughes interviews Elmer Moore, executive director of Scale Up Milwaukee, a Greater Milwaukee Committee initiative.
Elmer Moore Jr. is the founding executive director of Scale Up Milwaukee, an initiative of the Greater Milwaukee Committee. Scale Up Milwaukee works to transform the culture of growth in the region using an expanding portfolio of programs including two accelerators and a membership platform, that together, have reached 300+ organizations. Scale Up companies have created more than 1300 jobs and in 2019, earned more than $400M in revenues.