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.

Shamus Roeder, Logan Grote, Max Salinger

ABAL Therapeutics is designing software to lighten the burden on parents of children with autism by streamlining at-home ABA therapy exercises.

Ryan Toth

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

Connor Waddell

AlleyHoop is a portable basketball hoop that collapses into the base for easy transportation and storage.

Dondre Smith, Patrick Hagan

ALMVGHTY is an urban street wear brand that provides contemporary apparel for men and women.

Cameron Schorg

Atlantis is building a digital buddy that brings clarity and confidence to day to day money decisions. 

Caleb Marting

Avarupt has developed a set of speakers that synchronizes with music and will enhance the experiences of the video gaming community.

Andrew Owens, John Forsythe

Batter’s Box is a subscription-based company that provides game-ready snacks to athletes on a weekly or monthly basis.

Kaleb Beining

Beining Real Estate Solutions & Acquisitions is a real estate investment firm specializing in property restoration, forced appreciation, and quality leasing.

Peter Seele, Connor Hounsell

BunkStepper is a product designed to make getting in and out of bunk beds safer and easier without taking up extra space.

Douglas (Cameron) Steeples

Celdera is a business consulting company that focuses on a hospital’s revenue cycle workflow analysis/optimization, reporting, and data analytics.