Nominations are open now through Aug. 9 for the Technology Association of Iowa’s 2024 Prometheus Awards, which honor achievements in technology and innovation in Iowa. This year, TAI announced seven new award categories: The 2024 awards ceremony is scheduled for Nov. 6 in Des Moines. To submit nominations, visit 

The ImagineDSM Entrepreneurship program, in collaboration with FuseDSM and Bookpress Publishing, has opened registration for its second cohort. Starting in October, the six-month program is split into six sessions, each led by industry professionals and experienced entrepreneurs. Topics covered will include idea development, networking and relationships, marketing and branding, conflict resolution and negotiation, financial management […]

Anne McMahon, who has served as BioConnect Iowa’s SBIR and STTR program coordinator since 2017, announced on LinkedIn that she has started a new role as business development manager at the Iowa Economic Development Authority. Two recent college graduates have joined Midwest venture studio Novy to work in market research and customer discovery, according to LinkedIn. Stephanie McClelland graduated from Iowa […]

The Business Record today announces its 2024 innovationIOWA Award recipients.  On With Life, a nonprofit providing rehabilitation services to individuals with brain injuries and neurological conditions, is the innovationLEADER of the Year. Iowa State University President Wendy Wintersteen is the EO Iowa innovationENTREPRENEUR of the Year. The recipients of the annual innovationIOWA awards are nominated […]

The Technology Association of Iowa has announced the 24 members who will participate in Iowa Tech Connect, a professional development program for early-career tech professionals. The six-month program will feature immersive learning experiences and a strong emphasis on relationship building, a news release said. The cohort members come from companies in a range of industries, […]

The Iowa Center for Economic Success is hosting a real estate class series led by Iowa Center board member and CBRE Senior Vice President Bill Wright. The three classes are aimed at small businesses that are thinking about making the transition into a brick-and-mortar space. All classes will be held in person from 3-4:30 p.m. […]