Madison entrepreneurs become MarketReady as program begins

This post was originally published on this site By Oona Mackesey-GreenNorthside News Three months of community outreach, countless community partners, 83 applications, 51 business pitches and 30 acceptance letters later, the Madison Public Market’s MarketReady Program announced its first cohort this month. For MarketReady participant Carmell Jackson, this moment is a culmination of years of…

Managing Editor’s Column: June/July 2017

This post was originally published on this siteOona Mackesey-Green After 20 years of community journalism, the Northside News runs smoothly. I fidgeted anxiously as my first publishing deadline as managing editor of the paper approached. Abha reassured me: the articles always come in, the pages fill and, thanks to the contributions of an entire community,…

New training program to prepare entrepreneurs for Madison Public Market

This post was originally published on this site By Oona Mackesey-GreenNorthside Planning Council The Northside Planning Council and FEED Kitchens will administer a new training program to prepare vendors for the Madison Public Market in partnership with Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corporation, and Dane County UW Extension with funding and other support from the City…