In many cultures, owls are associated with wisdom, so it is no surprise that many businesses and products (often educational) are called Wise Owl. Below are just a few examples.
NC Wise Owl
NC Wise Owl is an educational/reference resource site for Teachers and students. It is sponsored by the Instructional Technology Division of the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. Website: http://www.ncwiseowl.org
WiseOwl Inc. is a Microsoft, Windows and .NET consulting business founded in 1990 and owned Brent Rector. The name was apparently inspired by an owl that perched outside his office window. WiseOwl Inc. is based in Redmond, Washington, U.S.A. Website: http://www.wiseowl.com
Wise Owl Business Solutions
Wise Owl Business Solutions is a Microsoft training and software development company based in Glossop, UK. Website: http://www.wiseowl.co.uk
Wise Owl is an Investment, financial, Stock Market and Equities consulting firm based in Sydney, Australia. Website: http://www.wise-owl.com
Wise Owl Innovations Inc.
Wise Owl Innovations Inc. offer sales and service of Land Rover Series and Defender parts. Founded in 1988, they are based in St. Albert, Alberta, Canada. Their Logo features a Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus). Website: http://www.wiseowlparts.com
Wise Owl Ceramics
Wise Owl Ceramics is a family owned and operated hand-made earthenware ceramic cottage business based in Elkhart, Indiana, U.S.A. They have been in opperation since 1975. Website: http://www.wiseowlparts.com
Wise Owl Web Design
Wise Owl Web Design is a web development and hosting company based in Haslemere, Surrey, U.K. and owned by Alastair 'Harry' Hamilton. Website: http://www.wisewebs.co.uk
Wise Owls is a website offering education and career advice for people over 45. They also have an online jobs and career market. Wise Owls is based in Hackney, east London, U.K. Website: http://www.wiseowls.co.uk
Wise Owl Multimedia
Wise Owl Multimedia provide educational DVDs and Videos, as well as Learning Aids and educational resources. They have offices in Blaine, Washington, U.S.A. and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Website: http://www.wiseowlmultimedia.com
Wise Owl (Cartoon)
"Wise Owl" was the name of a Cartoon made in 1940 by Ub Iwerks - best known for his work with Walt Disney, including the famous "Steamboat Willie". Wise Owl was voiced by Mel Blanc, and is about a Hobo owl trying to crash a bat cave using various disguises.