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Cygnet announces first sale of their innovative bike-share system

Wed, Jul 12, 2017

​Cygnet, a bike-share company that provides a scalable solution for communities of all sizes, today announced it has signed a contract with the Clinton Convention and Visitors Bureau. The order, for a 20-bike sharing system, marks the first sale for Cygnet, a startup company within the ISU Startup Factory in the ISU Research Park.

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Iowa State University Startup Factory Announces Third Cohort

Tue, Jul 11, 2017

​Iowa State University Startup Factory today announced its third cohort of entrepreneurs. The ISU Startup Factory is a 52-week intensive program housed at the Iowa State University Research Park that provides a new avenue for students, faculty, and staff to create technology-based businesses. Read more about the 11 companies in the cohort.

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Provisions Lot F opens in ISU Research Park

Mon, Jul 10, 2017

Provisions Lot F, a spinoff of The Cafe in north Ames, opened its doors to the public Monday. The restaurant, named after the plot of land the new building sits on, features sit-down lunch and dinner service, a full bar, coffee and a bakery, just like its sister restaurant

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