Startup Grind Milwaukee is happy to welcome Zach Brandon - Builder of INTREPID (Innovative, Entrepreneurial, Identifiable) Organizations. A well-known name already, Zach Brandon became President of the Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce in November 2012. The Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce represents nearly 1,300 organizations and is focused on creating a foundation for growth for the Greater Madison region.
Prior to joining the Greater Madison Chamber Zach was the director of the Wisconsin Angel Network, an early stage investment organization focused on increasing equity investments in Wisconsin’s entrepreneurs. Zach also served as the vice chair of public policy for the national Angel Capital Association.
Previously Zach served as Deputy Secretary of the Wisconsin Department of Commerce and served in the agency’s senior policy and external affairs role. Zach advised the Governor, Commerce Secretary and the Legislature on global trade and business development strategies with a heavy emphasis on expansion, investment and entrepreneurial development.
President, Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce