This spring and summer, dozens of new Startup businesses in Iowa will compete for a chance to participate in the 11th annual Pappajohn Iowa Entrepreneurial Venture Competition. The competition is designed to stimulate business development and provide support for entrepreneurial ventures.
The 2015 John Pappajohn Iowa Entrepreneurial Venture Competition came to a close on September 24 with the announcement of the winners at a special recognition luncheon at Drake University in Des Moines.
New and start-up businesses can enter to win up to $25,000John Pappajohn, Iowa's premier venture capitalist, has announced the launch of the 2013 John Pappajohn Iowa Business Plan Competition. This is the eighth annual business plan competition for Iowa sponsored by Pappajohn.
October 6, 2010 (DES MOINES) A number of Iowa start-up companies shared the spotlight Wednesday, winning awards at the Iowa Entrepreneurs Conference that will help them develop their businesses. Seven emerging companies were recognized as finalists of the John Pappajohn Io