222 W. Salem Ave.
Indianola, IA 50125
Phone: (515) 962-5686
Text the word: LAUNCHPAD65 To: 72727
Hours of OperationMonday-Friday
Our mission at LaunchPad65 is to connect entrepreneurs to technology, education, venture capital, marketing and mentoring.
LaunchPad65 is the gateway to regional and statewide resources for South-Central Iowa entrepreneurs and innovators. Our members inspire, connect to, and leverage talents and technologies that foster new opportunities and grow local economies.
Member activities include:
Hosting networking and co-working events
Encouraging startup and technology mentoring (both receiving advice and providing it)
Coordinating entrepreneurial education
Promoting business collaborations
Supporting youth entrepreneurs and local technology programs
Recognizing success at all levels
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Networking and Education
Monthly events such as Gravitate-sponsored pop-up co-working, traveling to regional launch parties, attending Technology Association of Iowa Tech Brews, hosting educational opportunities and forums, facilitating Q & A sessions on entrepreneurial topics, and other special events.
Host mentoring opportunities for seasoned professionals and startup founders to make connections and drive success. Organize youth mentoring and recognition events for local Hyperstream, DECA, Emerge@Simpson and other programs that inspire and educate our youth.
Discover partners in the areas of technology, education, venture, and marketing. Partner with the Indianola Chamber of Commerce to sponsor an annual Innovation Award.
Salem Connection Partnership
Salem Connection, at 222 West Salem Avenue in Indianola, hosts LaunchPad65 events. Members also have access to additional benefits such as a professional atmosphere for conferences, collaboration, client meetings, and business events for a discounted rate.
LaunchPad65 members include area businesses, startup founders and ventures being incubated by The Emerge Foundation. With our commitment to the value of communication, membership feedback will be central to guiding the future direction of the group.
To become a member of LaunchPad65, simply complete the membership materials and forms
available on our website. Connecting to innovation has never been easier.
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