Gnarly Pepper: A Healthier Dip and Condiment Alternative

August 16, 2018

Sarah Gotch had grown frustrated with the lack of healthy alternatives to traditional dips and condiments on the market. That's why she started Gnarly Pepper, a healthier alternative to the traditional dips and condiments used everyday.

Creative Habitat: Coworking Community for Busy Moms

June 27, 2018

Creative Habitat, a Venture School alum, is a community for moms that balances out their parenting and creative time. Read more online

SmartScripts: Automating the Pharmacy

November 29, 2017

There's an easier way to pickup your prescriptions from the pharmacy and understand when to take your medication thanks to SmartScripts, a UI Venture School alum. Read more online

The Corridor's 7 Biggest Tech Success Stories of 2017

January 2, 2018

Vozello, SmartScripts, and iotaMotion were chosen as part of the 7 biggest tech success stories of 2017. Read more online

Four Startups Receive Funding From the Iowa Economic Development Authority

January 19, 2018

Marry My City, a Venture School Alum, and ECR Logic, LLC., a Faculty Innovator's Workshop Alum, were both awarded direct financial assistance and tax benefits from the Iowa Economic Development Authority.

Side Hustle: Professionals Share Their Passion Projects

March 7, 2018

BondingBox, a Startup Weekend creation and Venture School alum, shows what it means to be a "side hustle". Read more online

Farmland Finder: Value in a Name

April 10, 2018

When Terva.Ag updated their software and performed more customer discovery, founder Steven Brockus decided to re-brand into FarmlandFinder.com.

Terva.Ag Rebrands as FarmlandFinder.com

April 12, 2018

Ames-based online marketplace for agriculture real estate, Terva.Ag, is rebranding to FarmlandFinder.com. Read more online.

UI Venture School Graduates 12 Teams From Spring Cohort

May 10, 2018

Three Central Iowa startups achieved Top Five placements at the annual Surge Summit, the closing workshop for the University of Iowa's Venture School. Read more online

SmartScripts to Expand with New Funding

December 20, 2017

SmartScripts, a Venture School alum, recently completed $2.5 million of new investment funding to commercialize its Regimen Management Pharmacy solution for people who need to manage their daily medications.