Meet the InnoVenture Iowa Fellow

InnoVenture Iowa is pleased to announce a new Fellowship Program. This program will run annually during the Spring and Fall semesters. Hi, my name is Micah Walker. I am a recent graduate of Iowa State University, receiving my undergraduate degree in Entrepreneurship and AMD (apparel merchandise and design). Currently I’m finishing my master’s degree in […]

Canyoneering and Venture Capital

Building InnoVenture Iowa What is InnoVenture Iowa, and how does Investment Director Kaylee Williams meet and evaluate startup companies across Iowa to consider for investment? Listen to Episode 16 of You Don’t Need This Podcast, hosted by Ben McDougal, to learn more about the requirements for funding, the upcoming InnoVenture Challenge, and how building a startup […]

Women in VC Panel

Last month, we organized a panel in concert with the Technology Association of Iowa to discuss the topic of women in venture capital, specifically as it relates to the number of women-led startup companies that receive venture funding. Statistics show us that despite women’s significant contributions to the business world, less than 2% of venture […]