The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) recently awarded funding to seven startup businesses, based on the recommendation of the Technology Commercialization Committee (TCC). The companies are:
Athena GTX, Johnston, $250,000 expansion loan from the Iowa Acceleration Fund.
Eco Engineers, Des Moines, $100,000 launch fund loan.
Icon Labs, West Des Moines, $100,00 demonstration fund loan.
L8NT, Iowa City, $25,000 proof of commercial relevance grant.
Lil’ Sidekick, Polk City, $100,000 propel loan.
Workhound, Des Moines, $25,000 proof of commercial relevance grant.