In February of 2003, a vision was formed around improving the success and expansion rate of Iowa-founded, high-impact businesses. The Entrepreneurial Development Center (EDC) was born out of this challenge delivered to local economic development leadership. The impact of 20 years has been immense both in The Corridor and beyond. Read More.
Coralville based Foundations in Learning was recently selected as a finalist for SIIA’s 2023 Innovation Showcase. Foundation’s WordFlight is an online assessment and intervention solution for elementary students struggling to achieve reading fluency due to skill deficits. Wordflight helps students with targeted instruction to improve decoding and automatic word recognition skills, enhances phonemic awareness, vocabulary […]
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Cedar Rapids, IA—April 13, 2022—STRATAFOLIO, provider of a new and innovative commercial real estate management software is one of only nine companies to be accepted into the 2022 Commercial REACH Scale-Up program. REACH is led by Second City Ventures, the strategic investment arm of the National Association of Realtors. The fund invests in pioneering companies […]
North Liberty, IA, April 5, 2022 – EDC Member, Spotix, an e-commerce company with a portfolio of brands that provide premium hearth, patio, and barbeque products, announced it has won Inc. Magazine’s List of the Midwest Region’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies with a two-year revenue growth of 97%. “We’re thrilled to be included in this group […]
Coralville-Based Viewpoint Molecular Targeting™ Commences Patient Enrollment in Phase 1 Imaging Study for VMT01 Program for Metastatic Melanoma
VMT01 Phase 1 imaging study followed by Phase 1/2a therapy study for the treatment of metastatic melanoma being conducted at Mayo Clinic
Mobile app connects farmers and ranchers with qualified help in their local areas DEWITT, IA—JUNE 3, 2021—FarmHand App, the #1 app for connecting farmers with farm help, has rebranded as FarmPost App, effective June 3rd, 2021. The rebrand coincides with the rapid market adoption and recent launch of an updated website and additional application functionality […]
The Iowa-based startup recently launched the first mobile 3D parcel dimensioning system, enabling greater workforce productivity and space optimization.
Cedar Rapids-Based Inteconnex Opens New Headquarters to Accommodate Growth of Physical Security Business
MAY 17, 2021—CEDAR RAPIDS, IA—Cedar Rapids, IA-based Inteconnex, a leading physical security integrator, continues to expand its business with the opening of its new headquarters in the Fountains in Northeast Cedar Rapids.