Victory Chiropractic, Britt

In August 2017, Dr. Brady Wilson founded Victory Chiropractic in Britt, Iowa, where he was born and raised. While finishing his studies at Palmer Chiropractic School, he decided he would come back to Britt to start his career. “I always knew I wanted to come back to Britt to build my business and raise my […]

D&S Services, Mason City

Julia Dannen is an Enrolled Agent who is a federally licensed taxpayer representative admitted to practice before all branches of the IRS and IRS Office of Appeals. She currently works with taxpayers that owe the IRS and state taxing authorities back taxes. “Everything to help troubled taxpayers get a fresh start,” Julia explains. “I’ve been […]

Fringe & Lace by Brittany, Northwood

Fringe & Lace by Brittany is bringing boutique retail back to Northwood, Iowa. Brittany Low has always loved to sew. When she married Tom Low, a life-long resident of Northwood, she began doing alterations for friends and family out of her home. As her friends and family increasingly referred their friends, Brittany realized that she […]

Three on The Tree, Mason City

Three on the Tree is a cozy coffee shop in downtown Mason City, opened by risk-taking entrepreneur Katie Wold under the umbrella of her creative retail space Market 124. When Katie Wold founded the first version of Market 124 in 2006, she made $300 in the first year. Over the last 13 years, her vision […]

Wayne’s Ski and Cycle, Mason City

REACT – RECOVERY – RESILIENCE SBDC IOWA CLIENTS SHARE THEIR COVID-19 JOURNEY Wayne’s Ski and Cycle Matt Curtis, Owner How did you come up with the idea for your business? I worked at Wayne’s Ski and Cycle, a shop that specializes in bikes and cycling gear, skis and snow sport apparel, and fitness equipment, in […]

Splash Multisport, Mason City

REACT – RECOVERY – RESILIENCE SBDC IOWA CLIENTS SHARE THEIR COVID-19 JOURNEY SPLASH MULTISPORT Eric Follmuth, Owner How did you come up with the idea for your business? When we started in 2005, I was a swim coach. I noticed there weren’t enough vendors to set up stores at every meet for people to buy […]

ReEnvision Ag, Nora Springs

ReEnvision Ag is an agricultural start-up located in Nora Springs, Iowa, founded by Jayson Ryner – farmer, musician, entrepreneur and creative problem solver. ReEnvision Ag is developing disruptive technology that will change the row-crop farming industry. Jayson came up with the idea for the system – now called REAP (ReEnvision Ag Planting) System to allow […]

Coloff Digital, Forest City

Coloff Digital is located in Forest City and provides a wide range of brand strategy, website, graphic design, video, social media, and digital marketing solutions. The company started in 2013 as a division of Coloff Media which owns and operates 12 radio stations across North Iowa. Jim Coloff founded the division after hearing from his […]

EZ Manufacturing, Charles City

The inspiration for EZ Manufacturing began 2013 when founder, Bruce Goddard, was struggling to find a way to prevent his net wrapping for livestock from freezing during the cold winter months. This predicament would eventually lead them to creating an innovative, rear-mounted bale processor. After two years of development and testing, Bruce had perfected his […]

SERVPRO of Mason City, Mason City

Keith and Holly Messenger have owned SERVPRO of Mason City since October 2017, when they purchased the business from its original owners of ten years. SERVPRO provides a professional response to property damage emergencies. Clients include insurance companies seeking superior and timely restoration services, as well as commercial and residential property owners who require routine […]