ICAD, JPEC Seeking Mentors for Corridor Entrepreneurs

February 27, 2018

ICAD and Iowa JPEC are seeking local community business leaders to engage with and mentor entrepreneurs as part of a state-sponsored Mentor Program.

Our 10 Favorite Iowa Startup Stories of 2016

December 7, 2016

Silicon Prairie News shares their top ten favorite Iowa startup stories of 2016.

Congratulations to the Winners of the 2015 SPAwards

October 2, 2015

Thirteen award-winners received Golden Analogs at the 2015 Silicon Prairie Awards.

Upcraft Club Wins $40,000 at National InnovateHER Competition in DC

March 21, 2016

Upcraft Club founder, Elizabeth Caven, won $40,000 at the SBA’s InnovateHER Challenge in Washington, DC. Caven won first place out of ten finalists from across the country.

GIA-backed Drive Spotter raises $750,000

March 9, 2016

Drive Spotter, a startup in the Midwest, is working on a software to help trucking companies improve driver performance. Drive Spotter has raised $750,000 for their company.

Choosing Your Startup Team Wisely

April 27, 2015

Several successful entrepreneurs share their best advice for choosing the best startup team possible.

The Iowa Beyond Hay Bales, Corn Fields And Deep-Fried Butter

June 8, 2015

Iowa is more than just agriculture. Here is a list of things that Iowans want you to know about their home state. 

clusterFlunk Mentioned in 50 Awesome Chicago Based Startups You Should Get To Know'

July 22, 2015

Chicago is an excellent city to start a business due to the plentiful resources, strong economy, and eager investors. Here is a list of 50 of the best startups in Chicago.

Here are the Finalists for the 2015 Silicon Prairie Awards

August 6, 2015

These are the finalists for this year’s Silicon Prairie Awards. You van vote every day for your favorites.

Biz Buzz: London Insurance Accelerator to Visit Des Moines

August 12, 2015

This fall, Startupbootcamp is coming to Des Moines. Startupbootcamp is a startup accelerator group that is based in Europe and focuses on insurance startups.