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BuildConnectInnovate
December 19, 2016

Eastern Iowa Entrepreneurs, Inventors Have Support System

The Gazette Dec. 18, 2016 George C. Ford When Tom Lutz was seeking to get a prototype created for his Repour Smart Stopper for wine, he turned to BeraTek Industries…
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Marion
BuildInnovate
December 12, 2016

Main Street Challenge Grants go to C.R. & Marion Projects

By Corridor Business Journal | Nov 30, 2016 The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) has awarded $75,000 Main Street Iowa Challenge Grants for work on the White Elephant building in…
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BeraTek
BuildInnovate
December 12, 2016

Beranek Named Entrepreneur of the Year

Beranek opened the doors of BeraTek Industries in January 2015. Located in Cedar Rapids’ New Bohemia district, BeraTek, offers product design, tool design, plastic injection molding, warehousing/fulfillment and marketing/selling services.…
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CBJ Workforce Awards
BuildConnectInnovate
November 14, 2016

CBJ Workforce Awards 2016

The CBJ is partnering with Kirkwood Community College to present the second annual workforce awards to companies that are ahead of the curve in creating and maintaining their workforce talent edge.…
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MERGE
Innovate
July 1, 2016

MERGE Innovation Space Awarded Federal Funding

The MERGE Innovation Space, a collaboration between the Iowa City Area Development Group, the University of Iowa and the City of Iowa City received notification on Monday that their application…
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Seed Here Studio
ConnectCreateInnovate
December 14, 2015

Seed Here Studio Was A Force Behind Iowa’s Creative Corridor

A stretch of counties near Iowa City and Cedar Rapids in Iowa were having trouble identifying and branding themselves after a massive flood in 2008. From this massive disaster came…
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ICAD Group and MEDCO Receive BRE Awards
BuildConnectCreateInnovate
May 11, 2015

Creative Corridor Honored for Existing Industry Programs

ICAD Group and MEDCO Receive BRE Awards The Professional Developers of Iowa (PDI) honored economic development organizations from Iowa City, Marion County, Sioux City and the City of Marion during…
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BuildConnectInnovate
April 13, 2015

United Airlines Onboard Magazine “Hemispheres” Features Iowa! IDEA Unveils This Week

IEDA Unveils Hemispheres Feature on Iowa The High-profile economic development section could reach over 12 million readers  The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) announced today that Iowa's business climate will…
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