Founders Club Intern Fair
March 7, 2018
open to all UI students
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
136 S Dubuque St, Iowa City, IA 52240

March 6, 2018

Looking for an internship but don't want to be stuck grabbing the coffee? Stop by MERGE to network with companies from the Founders Club, the University of Iowa student business incubator, who are looking for talented students to join their team!

Get hands-on experience working directly with founders of exciting startups right here at the University of Iowa. Companies range from real estate to fashion to virtual reality and everything in between. Companies are looking for engineers, artists, marketers, developers, and more! Come prepared with contact information, resume, or business card!

This event will count as a JPEC out of class event. In order for the event to count, you must RSVP through the JPEC link above.

If you are interested in working for a company in the Founders Club but cannot attend the event, please fill out this google form with your information, and we will pass it on to the Founders.


Get to know the companies who will be at the event below!

  • Aelieve, LLC: A full service digital marketing company that prides itself on cutting edge technology, a passion for innovation and affordable digital marketing solutions. Offering over 250 digital marketing services including branding & design, search engine optimization, content creation, mobile marketing, search engine marketing, email marketing, PPC marketing, software development, mobile application development, social media marketing, reputation management, and conversion optimization. Reveal Your Vision To Reality. Aelieve is looking for videographers, photographers, content writers, account managers, sales reps.
  • Beining Real Estate Solutions & Acquisitions is a real estate investment firm specializing in property restoration, forced appreciation, and quality leasing. The firm was founded on integrity, excellence, and action. It will continue utilize these qualities as it grows into one of the biggest real estate conglomerates in the country.
  • Bunkstepper is a product designed to make getting in and out of bunk beds safer and easier without taking up extra space. It does so by creating the usability of walking up stairs rather then a ladder.
  • Co-Found It is a website for college students to find and form the teams that will make their college startups happen. 
    Looking for help with advertising, marketing, software development, and website development.
  • Elevated Supply Co. specializes in creating and selling street wear style clothing.
  • Gheko Health makes everyday solutions that stick. Gheko's core product is an affordable, assistive garment for individuals with peripheral neuropathies (whether due to stroke, diabetes, chemotherapy, or other medical conditions) that improves their grip abilities and other fine motor functions. Gheko's overall mission is to enhance the quality of life of these people and patients and extend their years of employment.
  • HeadsIn is a mobile application that will monitor and track the mental health of student-athletes through a secure survey system.
    Looking for help with app development, fundraising, research, and marketing.
  • Kulture Vaccine is a punk rock, gothic, and alternative clothing line for the new wave of anti-establishment troublemakers.
  • NavU is an imaginative way for students to interact each other and navigate events on any university campus.
  • The Remote Control Beaver (RC Beaver) is a waterborne device designed to remove debris from waterways, particularly bridge piers.
    RC Beaver is looking for assistance with product development, market research, finance, and fundraising.
  • Sonnie Studios is an art and design production company.
  • Speeko is speech analysis and coaching application.
  • Spotyr is a simple smartphone application that provides a platform for users to exchange parking spots.
  • Storm Alexis Design is a company focused on creating vintage-style graphic designs and adding character to an individual’s brand.
    Looking for help with finance, marketing, and advertising.

Swoopit is your own personal pick up and delivery driver. Order online from any store, be it retail, groceries, pizza, electronics, or anything that you can purchase online.

  • Utour provides virtual college campus tours all in one place.
  • Vako Design creates objects, furniture and space with simplicity and function in mind. The company's philosophy is that good design should complement the environment, not detract. Vako Design keeps sustainability and local resources in mind.
  • Verdilife, LLC strives to make the Earth a healthier planet by reducing the emission of greenhouse gases and replacing harmful chemicals used in agriculture with all-natural solutions.
  • Vizon is an AR/VR production studio looking for people interested in augmented and virtual reality to join this exciting industry! We help brands and artists incorporate immersive experiences into their marketing strategy to better compete with competitors and connect with customers. Vizon is looking for software engineers, 3D designers, and marketers.
  • VRTX MGMT is a sports management practice focused on helping athletes reach the peak of their on-field potential by handling their off-field transactions.

Find out more here!