The Techstars Iowa Accelerator announced on LinkedIn Feb. 1 that the program is taking a pause. Kerty Levy, who has led the program for the last three years, has accepted the role of managing director of the Techstars Boston Accelerator, according to BostInno, in addition to joining the Techstars Crypto Boston Accelerator as its managing director last summer. A total of 30 startups from across the country have come to Des Moines over the last three years of the program to gain mentorship and prepare to pitch and scale their solutions.