Welcome to ADVANCE IOWA & the Center for Business Growth & Innovation. We provide targeted solutions, guiding small and mid-sized enterprises as they thrive, grow, and succeed.
Our team is dedicated to helping firms overcome obstacles and identify new opportunities, delivering value to your business.
Whether you're an entrepreneur, a member of a leadership team, or someone eager for valuable insights, we're delighted to welcome you here. Alongside the Center for Business Growth & Innovation (CBGI), we offer customized resources and support specifically designed for small to medium enterprises (SMEs).
Explore our commitment to assisting businesses in acquiring essential skills for strategic planning, optimization, and sustainable growth. Discover opportunities for nurturing innovation and facilitating smooth owner transitions, including comprehensive training programs and a dynamic resource hub.
...where your business aspirations can begin to take flight!
Business Innovation & Growth
Our programs equip business owners with essential tools and strategies for making informed decisions. We provide education on Business Innovation & Growth, assisting in uncovering your business's unique challenges and opportunities. Our approach integrates technical expertise with market understanding to drive your business forward. Additionally, we offer educational workshops, step-by-step guidance, and specialized support in the areas of Industry 4.0.
Business Ownership Transition
Safeguarding the longevity and legacy of their enterprises, we equip business owners and employees with essential tools and strategies for making informed decisions. Additionally, we offer services to streamline exit and continuity planning, ensuring a seamless transition that optimizes business value.
In partnership with IA-CEO (Iowa Center for Employee Ownership), located within our office, we provide education and resources on alternative ownership models, such as employee/shared ownership, tailored to meet their vision and financial goals. For more information, please visit our IA-CEO pages or contact us directly.
We can help businesses grow! Contact us!