Category Archives: Community

Networking Event Expands to Include Entrepreneurs, Builders

Northwest Iowa BizBrew Launches as Area’s Premier Networking Event  SPENCER, Iowa – StartupCity Spencer and the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation are excited to announce the launch of Northwest Iowa BizBrew, an informal networking event focused on bringing together entrepreneurs, business people and creatives.  “We saw a great turn-out with the Technology Association of Iowa’s TechBrew event […]

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StartupCity Opens Doors for Coworking

Beginning tomorrow, May 29th, StartupCity Spencer will be officially open for coworking every Thursday from 8am – 5pm. What is Coworking? Coworking is when people are given an environment to work in that fosters collaboration. There is a general absence of walls and dividers, and there is an abundance of people and resources that encourage […]

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Startup Weekend Spencer: Ready, Set, Build!

We are beyond thrilled to have Startup Weekend Spencer kicking off! It will be a super exciting weekend of pitching, designing, planning and implementing a brand new ag-startup. As we type, entrepreneurs, thought leaders, designers and more from across the Midwest are converging at StartupCity Spencer, grabbing a drink, pulling out their iPads and getting ready […]

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Official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Take Place August 5th

After more than a year in the making and much growing excitement in the Spencer business community, we are pleased to announce that StartupCity Spencer will be opening its doors August 1st followed by an official ribbon cutting ceremony on August 5th. You are cordially invited to join other community leaders as we celebrate the […]

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Your Vision Needs a Home

Access to mentors, funders, builders and business leaders. Your own desk with a kickass view of the Little Sioux River. Free attendance to StartupCity Spencer events. These are just a few perks of having a workspace at StartupCity Spencer. The Motivation to Help Entrepreneurs StartupCity Spencer is an early stage business incubator. This means that […]

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Startup Weekend Comes to Spencer, June 2013

Say, “Hello” to Startup Weekend Spencer An event for Northwest Iowa designers, developers and business people! Startup Weekend is coming to Spencer, June 2013. We are beyond excited to open our doors for a 48-hour entrepreneurial marathon! Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered community leaders, and entrepreneurs who are learning […]

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Pitch & Grow IX – Iowa Great Lakes

Officially announced by the Technology Association of Iowa. Announcing the entrepreneurial smash-success, TAI’s Pitch & Grow – Iowa Great Lakes Edition!  Mark your calendars and get ready to attend Pitch & Grow IX set for Monday, August 6 at Gary’s on the River in Spencer. What happens at Pitch & Grow: 16 entrepreneurs each practice […]

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Join Our Startups

With the official opening just a couple months away, StartupCity Spencer founders have begun the search for entrepreneurs who are ready to represent Northwest Iowa and accelerate their business. What’s In It For You (the Entrepreneur) Access to seasoned serial entrepreneurs, special field experts (e.g., social media, marketing, IP), and active mentors. A collaborative environment […]

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