is where business begins in Iowa. Our mission is to help small businesses in Iowa grow and succeed. We provide firms with free, easy access to the help they need - when they need it.
How do we accomplish this?
IASourceLink connects Iowa entrepreneurs to a network of 360+ nonprofit resource organizations that provide business-building services. We facilitate the linking of these resource organizations to one another and to established, emerging and start-up small businesses.
Our network resource partners provide a wide range of business-related services, including:
- Financial Planning
- Technical Assistance
- Product development
- Government contracts
In addition to our comprehensive network of resource providers that entrepreneurs can access 24/7 via the Resource Navigator
, we also provide some direct services to Iowa small business owners. Our popular Business Concierge
can provide your Iowa-based company with no-charge market research assistance and helpful referrals, and our monthly free online business webinars
attract hundreds of Iowa entrepreneur participants.
Business Licensing Assistance
- Contact us by phone toll-free at 800-532-1216
or 515-725-3122. You can also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- The Business License Information Center assists start-ups and expanding small businesses with identifying regulatory requirements.
- IASourceLink provides comprehensive information on the licenses, permits and occupational requirements needed to operate a business legally in the state of Iowa.
Following your contact with the Iowa Business Concierge or Business Licence Information Center manager, we will reach out after a few months to gauge your satisfaction with the service you received and identify any follow-up actions we can take to continue to be of help.