InnoVenture Iowa has announced the three Iowa startups that will participate in the InnoVenture Challenge event on Dec. 6 and be eligible for the “winner-takes-all” $100,000 award. Finalists will pitch their business to a live audience and panel of judges at the event at Curate in downtown Des Moines. To learn more about each of the finalists and view a video profile, click on their company name below.

  • Classroom Clinic, Carroll; Sue Gehling, founder
  • ReEnvision Ag, Nora Springs; Jason Ryner, founder
  • Upcycling+, Ames; Akalanka Tennakoon, Xun Wu, Aaron Sadow, Wenyu Huang, Matt Herman, co-founders