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.

Haley Jensen, Norm Althoff, Matt Lewis, Kyle Folken

HeadsIn is a mobile application that will help coaches and program directors monitor and track the mental health of student-athletes through a secure survey system.

Samuel Sommerfeld

A portable technology based provider of rental car customer service solutions.

Josiah Wunderlich

Joe's Custom Kitchens takes an out of date kitchen space and transforms it into a room that is warm and welcoming.

Adam Johs

Johs & Son provides residential homeowners and commercial properties with weekly mowing and property maintenance, spring and fall cleanups, and snow removal. 

Abdulsattar Alsaedi, Marisol Contreras

An app that will bring domestic and international students together in order to create a sense of community.

Trenton Katz, Kirk Larson

Developing a recycling bin that counts/tracks how many bottles and cans are being recycled through it.

Kristoffer Poole

An app that allows money to be transferred from a bank account to a homeless person.

Christian Besame

Malikystore.com is the first online distributor of Malika brand beauty products to the U.S. market.

Erica Cole

No Limbits is a company created by an amputee for amputees. They create affordable, custom 3D-printed prosthesis covers.

Andrew Austin, Nate Elsner

Provides comprehensive website design and digital marketing services to small and growing businesses in the Midwest and across the country.

Kelsey Petrich

Personal income and expense forecasting software app.