Explore our student businesses

Housed in the 10,000 square-foot Bedell Entrepreneurial Learning Laboratory (BELL), the Founders Club is an on-campus business incubator for UI student entrepreneurs pursuing the creation of a startup. Members of the Founders Club have access to many resources, including office space, access to funding opportunities, and one-on-one mentoring from successful business professionals. Below is a list of student businesses currently participating in the Founders Club Program.

Nathan Rosenberg

A multimedia platform with the vision of empowering a generation of dreamers. The current foundations of 4044 are a clothing brand, hosting events, and creating content to facilitate the growth of local culture.

Ryan Toth, Blake Whitten, Taylor Wulfekuhle

Aelieve is a full service digital marketing company that prides itself on cutting edge technology, a passion for innovation, and affordable digital marketing solutions.

Brandon Penaluna, Andrea Rastelli, Vicoria Dahlen, Clay Soelbert

Developing medical technologies to standardize medical care and eliminate human error.

Adam Hoffman, Brandon Williams

Asonus Tech is creating a device that allows those with hearing impairments to regain some of their sense back.

Justin Slaymaker, Bram Williams

A subscription-based, direct-to-consumer specialized automotive maintenance company.  Members will receive kits with quality parts tailored to their vehicle, their region, their driving style, and budget.

Caleb Marting

Avarupt has developed speakers that synchronize the RGB light spectrum with sound to create a unique, programmable room environment for the video gaming community.

Drake Bauer

Connecting dealers and private party buyers with competitively priced vehicles and high profit margins. Bauer Asset Management is able to source, market, and distribute this information in a unique format, allowing them to streamline the car buying experience.

Kaleb Beining

Beining Real Estate Solutions & Acquisitions is a real estate investment firm specializing in acquisition, restoration and rental properties targeting the student market with fair and equitable leasing terms.