U of I Students Opening Collaborative Retail Space at Coralville Development

August 31, 2018

Eight current or just-graduated University of Iowa students have ambitious business plans. They're going to launch a joint retail shop in Coralville and do it in a very visible location.

Student Businesses to Open Collaborative Retail Space at Iowa River Landing

September 5, 2018

Eight University of Iowa student-led businesses will open Foundry IRL, a collaborative retail space at Iowa River Landing in Coralville. Read more online

Coralville Hopes These Student Startups Will Inject New Life Into Iowa River Landing

September 2, 2018

8 student startups from Iowa JPEC's Founders Club are seeking establish their brands as they grow their product lines at a brick-and-mortar space at the Iowa River Landing in Coralville.

UI Students Entrepreneurs Trying Brick and Mortar

August 29, 2018

Eight University of Iowa student-led businesses will open Foundry IRL, a collaborative retail and event space, next month at Iowa River Landing in Coralville.

Iowa City Sees Success in Opening Female-Led Businesses, with 4 New Openings Coming this Month

August 7, 2018

In the past five months, the Iowa City Downtown District has had success recruiting more female-led businesses and announced four women-owned businesses coming to the area  including White Ivy Events, an alum of the University of Iowa's Founders Club. 

SwineTech Inc. of Oskaloosa Wins $15K, makes Farm Bureau Finals

October 27, 2017

SwineTech Inc., an Oskaloosa-based agriculture technology startup, won $15,000 and made the four-team finals in the American Farm Bureau Federation Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge.

Iowans Land on Forbes 30 Under 30 List

November 30, 2017

University of Iowa and Iowa Startup Accelerator graduates Mathew Rood and Abraham Espinoza, co-founders of SwineTech were chosen as part of Forbes 30 Under 30 List.

SwineTech Wins $30K in Farm Bureau Competition

January 12, 2018

SwineTech, Inc. was selected as the American Farm Bureau Federation's Farm Bureau Entrepreneur of the Year, winning $30,000.

Shaul Shares Success Story

April 6, 2018

Dalton Shaull, co-founder of HealthTech Solutions, returned to his hometown to speak to the community about his path toward success.

University of Iowa, SwineTech awarded Arrow Innovation Prize

September 30, 2017

SwineTech, a Founder's Club alumni, took home the Arrow Innovation Prize with their invention, SmartGaurd, at the National Inventors Hall of Fame 2017 Collegiate Inventors Competition.