Heartland Coffee & Nosh

Stacy and Aaron Orndorff saw a need for coffee and food at their local farmer’s market in Sioux City. They decided to open up Heartland Coffee & Nosh, a family-run mobile food and drink truck, head-quartered in Correctionville, in April of 2017.  With 3 full-time and 17 part-time employees they are able to bring shareable, […]

Mechanics for Vets, Sioux City

In 2015, Corey Duckett came up with the idea of Mechanics for Vets. He worked out of his garage for 2 years helping his friends and then decided in 2017 he wanted to go mainstream with the idea, and in 2018 filed the necessary paperwork. Mechanics for Vets is a nonprofit mechanic shop out of […]

Two Girls One Bucket, Correctionville

Two Girls One Bucket Cleaning Services was started in March 2019 by owners Kayla Stines and Coral Toben. They are a traveling home and office cleaning service that travels all of Northwest Iowa. They provide regular deep detail cleaning and additionally can provide pet care. Currently they have two teams, comprised of two employees each. […]

Sioux City Sprinkler, Sioux City

  Sioux City Sprinkler was established in 1977. In 2006 Tori and Brad Jackson purchased the business. They install and repair lawn sprinkler systems for commercial and residential customers. Some of the sprinklers they repair are the original sprinklers dating to 1977 when the business first opened. Their main focus as a business is for […]

Siouxland Magazine, Sioux City

Siouxland Magazine was started in 2007. At the end of 2018, Becca Feauto and Stacie Anderson purchased Siouxland Magazine. They saw this as an opportunity to reach out to the community and start real, meaningful conversations. This makes them unique from other businesses in the area. They get together with a diverse group of community […]

Underwater Solutions, Spirit Lake

Mark and Cheri Petersen opened Underwater Solutions LLC in 2013 with their son-in-law. Located around the Iowa Great Lakes, they had noticed a change in aquatic vegetation and saw a need for removal even though it wasn’t recognized. They offer lake front weed removal, dive services, shoreline clean up, ice recovery for snowmobiles, Zebra Mussel […]

Zupp and Zupp Law Firm, P.C., Denison

Ever since they were young, twin sisters Jennifer Zupp-Smith and Jessica Zupp have always been partners. They have always wanted to work together and own their own law firm. In 2013, they made this dream come true when starting Zupp and Zupp Law Firm, P.C. This family business is owned by the two sisters, is […]

Bader Service and Sales Inc., Salix

Husband and wife, Aaron and Allison Bader, decided to open up Bader Service and Sales Inc. in April 2016. Aaron had previously worked as a mechanic and shop foreman for several trucking companies for nearly 10 years. He realized he wanted to be his own boss and put customers first. Based out of Salix, Iowa, […]

AgCom Insurance Agency, Holstein & Cherokee

In March 2007, Sheryl was teaching elementary reading for the BCIG School District. Her husband was an agriculture and commercial lender and had many clients that were farmers. Sheryl saw the need for a convenient solution of providing both commercial insurance along with crop insurance at one location. She continued teaching for a few more years, and […]

lienwaivers.io, Sioux City

In mid 2015 Geoff Arnold, Luis Trejo, and Sean Richardson met at a Sioux City business networking event. Geoff had just moved to Sioux City from New York City, where he was VP Technology for a digital media startup. Geoff, Luis and Sean connected over their shared interest in technology and entrepreneurship. Not long after, […]