Kyle McMahon

Tractor Zoom Awarded $100,000 in Demonstration Funds

The following article was previously posted May 22, 2018 via  ISU Startup Factory, written by Julie Lelonek.   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AMES, Iowa (May 22, 2018) – The Iowa State University Startup Factory (SUF) today announced the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board has awarded Tractor Zoom $100,000 in innovation funds as recommended by the Technology Commercialization Committee. Tractor […]

College towns where grads should stick around
Claire Widman

The Best Affordable College Towns for Recent Grads—and Everyone Else

The following is an excerpt from an article previously posted May 14, 2018 via Realtor. By Lance Lambert iStock; It’s the classic collegiate circle of life. You prep, you study, and then you just flat-out pray you’ll get into the school of your choice. Then once you’re there, you reach an inflection point, somewhere between […]


Iowa’s Quality, Cost Of Life Draws Millennial Tech Workers

The following article was initially posted on May 2, 2018 via Chief Executive.  By Dale Buss Thomas Mahoney and Matt Rizai are CEOs who are leaders in the “new” Iowa – the state that has been moving past traditional perceptions of a sleepy, agrarian hinterland and building a reputation as an untrammeled hamlet where code […]