Adamowski brings a little Silicon Valley to Iowa

Sat, Sep 24, 2016

StartUp Factory LLC

​Bill Adamowski has spent the last three decades or so leading multi-million dollar companies, but he’s making his next big startup play right here in Ames with the ISU Startup Factory. 


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Ames City Council discusses new bike trails, outdoor dining ordinances

Wed, Sep 21, 2016

Iowa State University Research Park Corporation

​Cox and Rick Sanders, Story County supervisor, spoke to the council about connecting trails at three points in Ames: by Ada Hayden Park, the ISU Research Park and near the Highway 30 and 35 exits.

The goal is to connect the High Trestle and the Heart of Iowa bike trails to bike trails in Ames.

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Workiva Named One of the Best Workplaces for Women by Great Place to Work® and Fortune Magazine

Thu, Sep 15, 2016

Workiva

​Workiva, creator of the Wdesk cloud-based productivity platform for enterprises, ranked number 55 on the 100 Best Workplaces for Women list by Great Place to Work® and Fortune magazine. The recognition is based on employees' assessments of communications with management, development and training opportunities and support for work-life balance, among other factors.  

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The Next Step Challenge

Mon, Sep 12, 2016

Iowa State University Research Park Corporation

If you're looking for a little friendly competition to jumpstart a positive lifestyle change, look no further than The Next Step Challenge! 

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ISU StartUp Factory Announces Call for Applications for the 2017 Cohort

Fri, Sep 9, 2016

StartUp Factory LLC

​The Iowa State University (ISU) StartUp Factory today announced they will begin accepting applications for their second cohort starting September 9, 2016 with a closing deadline of October 21, 2016. 

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Ames biotech company gets $100,000 grant from USDA

Wed, Sep 7, 2016

Iowa State University Research Park Corporation

​The USDA announced a $100,000 R&D grant for ISU StartUp Factory cohort member, Gross-Wen Technologies

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