Adaptive Audiology Solutions, Carroll

Dr. Sondra Rierson opened the doors to Adaptive Audiology Solutions in May 2019 in Carroll, Iowa, to provide her patients with a compassionate and value-added choice when it came to audiology services. With over 13 years of experience, Dr. Rierson has become skilled at uncovering her patient’s needs and creating customized solutions. She loves the […]

Minnehan Metal Works, LLC

In 1993, Minnehan Metal Works, LLC began as a welding and farm repair shop in a garage in Churdan. Anthony and Tami Minnehan have grown their company over the years, and earned a reputation as a company that could design and build products that solved problems in the agriculture and commercial industries. Their projects have […]

Secured Shred Solutions, Carroll

Bev Anderson was working in Ames, Iowa when she heard about the industry of document shredding. She and her husband, Terri Richter, had been trying to come up with an idea for a small business and thought document shredding just may be the perfect niche for them. After two years of thoroughly researching the idea, […]

Sister’s Home Style Entrées, Humboldt

Sister’s Home Style Entrées is the pride and joy of owner Deb Davis. The company makes frozen meals at its headquarters in downtown Humboldt, Iowa. Deb initially approached the North Central Iowa Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in April 2011 to get help with the business she had recently started. SBDC Regional Director Lisa Shimkat […]

GehlPRO Welding, Carroll

Pat Gehling had over 25 years of experience in welding and repair when he decided to start his own company, GehlPRO Welding, which opened for business in March of 2014. Pat’s entrepreneurial experience and strong business sense was crucial to his success in building the new company from the ground up. Years before opening the […]

Real Time Ag, LLC

The Iowa Small Business Development Center for North Central Iowa helped Mike Sexton with his Demonstration Fund application during the development phase of his nutrient management regulation software business and then critiqued the project and provided additional insights on what he would need to be successful. Mike Sexton knew that there were problems in tracking […]

Quality Machine of Iowa, Inc., Audubon

The Iowa Small Business Development Center for North Central Iowa helped Tim Greene restructure his existing debt and free up cash for continued growth of his existing precision metal machining business, plus continues to work with him in trying to get Audubon County reclassified as a HUBZone. Entrepreneurship runs in Tim Greene’s family. Quality Machine […]