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This story is part of a series from ISU News Service about CYstarters, Iowa State’s startup accelerator that helps students become entrepreneurs.  Find the original article at ISU News Service. It was a lecture his freshman year at Iowa State University that sparked Ryan True’s idea for a business

KinoSol is sending 1,000 food dehydrators to Africa

An update from KinoSol, a former CYstarters’ team (2016 program) KinoSol, with the support of those possessing a drive to increase food security, is equipping people in eastern Africa with solar-powered food dehydrators. From June 1 through August 31, KinoSol will

This story is part of a series from ISU News Service about CYstarters, Iowa State’s startup accelerator that helps students become entrepreneurs.  Find the original article at ISU News Service.

With two weeks under his belt on the new job at the ISU Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship, we want to formally introduce you to Gracen Kostelecky.

After growing up with parents

This story is part of a series from ISU News Service about CYstarters, Iowa State’s startup accelerator that helps students become entrepreneurs.  Find the original article at ISU News Service. 

Founders of startup KinoSol

KinoSol founders (from left) Clayton

This story is part of a series from ISU News Service about CYstarters, Iowa State’s startup accelerator that helps students become entrepreneurs.  Find the original at ISU News Service. AMES, Iowa – After a 10-week intensive accelerator program this summer, a new cohort of Iowa State

Thirteen student teams representing Iowa State University, University of Iowa, University of Northern Iowa, Drake University, and North Iowa Area Community College got the chance to pitch to John Pappajohn and his team at Equity Dynamics for the chance to win $5,000 for their business idea. The statewide finals were

By Diana Wright, ISU Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship

Today we grow.

CYstarters has become the

This story is part of a series from ISU News Service about CYstarters, Iowa State’s startup accelerator that helps students become entrepreneurs.  The original article can be found at ISU News Service.

File photo of previous CYstarters startup

Students

By Diana Wright, ISU Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship

There is no denying it.

Women who create tell great stories.

CYstarters Spotlight Story: U Conceal It

By Dawit Tilahun, ISU Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship

This story is part of a series featuring each of the twelve startups in the

The Top 8 Entrepreneurial Resources for Iowa State Students

By Diana Wright, ISU Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship

Learn by doing…start something today. We realize this list could be longer

By Diana Wright, ISU Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) named Iowa State University as winner of its sixth annual Innovation & Economic Prosperity University Awards for economic engagement.  Iowa State won the “talent” category, along with Kansas State recognized for ‘innovation” and

By Brooke Geils & Diana Wright, ISU Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship

This story is part of a series featuring each of the twelve startups in the Tags: , , ,

ISU student business, DeadEye BBQ, wins $5,000 top prize at CEO Global Pitch Competition

By Diana Wright, ISU Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship

Winners announced in the 12th Annual John Pappajohn Iowa Entrepreneurial Venture Competition The 2017 John Pappajohn Iowa Entrepreneurial Venture Competition came to a close on September 21 with the announcement of the winners at a special recognition luncheon at Drake University in Des Moines.  Twelve teams advanced to the final

By Brooke Geils & Diana Wright, ISU Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship

This story is part of a series featuring each of the twelve startups in the CYstarters

By Brooke Geils, ISU Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship

This story is part of a series featuring each of the twelve startups in the CYstarters 2017 summer cohort.

Iowa State Student Startups Celebrate The End of the CYstarters’ 10-week Program

By Diana Wright, ISU Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship

By Brooke Geils & Diana Wright, ISU Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship

This story is part of a series featuring each of the twelve startups in the CYstarters 2017 summer