About

Leann-Jacobsen-Sherrifa-Jones-at-StartupCity-SpencerCollaboration and Innovation from the Bottom Up

StartupCity Spencer is a startup incubator and collaborative workspace in the Iowa Lakes Corridor. It addresses the business development needs of early-stage firms that need mentoring, education and space to grow into viable companies.

The incubator represents best-in-class rural economic development that leverages the area’s unique attributes and opportunities with statewide alliances. It also provides a visible demonstration of technology and innovation occurring in the region, and gives entrepreneurs in Northwest Iowa a supportive environment to grow their companies locally.

A Proud Partner of the StartupIowa Alliance.

What We Do

StartupCity Spencer is a regional incubator that provides access to a wide range of startup services, including:

  • Active mentoring by members of the Advisory Board and community leaders;
  • Targeted education, including workshops, conferences, and lunch and learn events;
  • Constant, ongoing collaboration with peer startups across the state;
  • Scheduled and serendipitous meetings to address tactics and strategy;
  • Space to grow into viable companies.