Community Impact

The ICAD team works every day to support the companies and entrepreneurs who are creating the jobs the vitality of our communities rely on. We are invested in this community, both personally and professionally. We believe in giving back to our community to help our area grow. We continue to outpace national trends for economic growth but we know now is not the time for complacency. We want to keep driving innovation and ensure our future is strong and sustainable.

We are: Bold + Innovative + Action Oriented • Growth Mindset • Entrepreneurial + Collaborative Spirit

We believe in giving back to our community to our area grow. Our team serves on many boards and organizations including:

  • Field to Family
  • HAVLife
  • Iowa Automated Transportation Council
  • Iowa City Area Business Partnership
  • Iowa City Downtown District
  • Iowa City Bike Library
  • Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa
  • Southeast Iowa STEM Board
  • Think Bicycles of Johnson County
  • NewBo City Market
  • … and more!

 

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“The ICAD team provided unexpected and meaningful connections to influential members of our community, their support and ability to cultivate relationships is invaluable.  MERGE proved to be a fantastic work environment to get our new business off the ground.  From state of the art, professional facilities, to the connections with area experts, it quickly became evident that it’s the place to launch, and grow, a startup in Iowa City.”

— Adam Weeks
Chomp Delivery