June 22, 2020 (Ames, Iowa) – The Iowa State University Research Park is pleased to welcome Oakland Corporation as the newest research park tenant. “Oakland Corporation is a great addition to our research park family,” said Rick Sanders, president of ISU Research Park. “With their home base in Story City, the research park office will allow them to provide their incredible customer service to even more people. The innovative software and IT solutions provided by Oakland will fit in very well in the research park. We are looking forward to helping Oakland Corporation continue to recruit top talent, and provide innovative solutions to their clients.

“We are truly looking forward to the addition of our office at the ISU Research Park,” said Aaron Shaw “This will allow us additional access to University talent and new ways to be innovative in our development of software and IT solutions.”

Oakland Corporation was founded in 1982 by Roger Oakland in Story City, Iowa. Oakland develops software and IT solutions for grain elevators & cooperatives, agronomy & petroleum companies, and other agricultural businesses. They provide an integrated Grain, Agronomy & Fuel Software, POS(Point of Sale) with Prepaid Bookings, Budget Accounts, Cardtrol, and Scale & Field Mapping interfaces. To learn more about the newest ISU Research Park tenant, visit

For more information:
Alison Doyle, ISU Research Park
Phone: 515-296-4204

About ISU Research Park
Established in 1987, The Iowa State University Research Park (ISURP) is a real estate development community closely affiliated with Iowa State University. ISURP assists both established and startup companies in connecting with Iowa State’s vast infrastructure to grow their enterprises; whether through students, research entities, equipment or a multitude of other resources. ISURP is currently home to 93 companies and research centers and 11 affiliates, employing 2,155 and 135 people, respectively, and occupies approximately 800,000 square feet of commercial real estate on 400 acres. For more information on ISURP, call 515.296.4204 or visit