Economic Development


The City of Middleton and its economic development partners the Middleton Area Development Corporation, the Middleton Chamber of Commerce, and Madison Region Economic Partnership facilitate a diverse and strong business climate that features several major manufacturers and a thriving cluster of 56 high-tech businesses.

Business Assistance

Middleton Area Development Corporation (MADC)

MADC promotes economic development through business growth in Middleton by offering business loans to qualified companies. Over the years MADC has assisted the growth of a number of prominent businesses, including:
-Electronic Theatre Controls (ETC)
-SoftSwitching Technologies
-Capital Brewery
-Death's Door Spirits

MADC has $2.5 million available to lend. For more information, please visit MADC's website, or fill out an application today.

Find Available Properties

The Middleton Area Development Corporation recently launched a web portal to enable an efficient process for those seeking available properties in Middleton.

Available Listings

Tax Increment Financing (TIF) in Middleton

Other Middleton Economic Development Information

Corporate Headquarters

Middleton is the corporate headquarters and home base for American Girl, Capital Brewery(America’s #1 Rated Brewery), Electronic Theatre Controls (ETC), Standard Imaging, Gilson Medical Instruments, Springs Window Fashions, Natus Neurology, Lucigen, WTS Paradigm, the National Mustard Museum, and Spectrum Brands.

-Community/Economic Development Brochure
-Useful Links