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Packers Partnering With Microsoft To Create Accelerator, Innovation Lab In Titletown District

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 20 / 17

The Packers are working with Microsoft to create an accelerator and innovation lab by next year in the new 45-acre Titletown Development district across the street from Lambeau Field. The team will spend $8-10M for the new building and contribute $5M to a venture capital fund. Microsoft also will co...

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