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University of Northern Iowa (UNI) - Advance Iowa

Advance Iowa is the State of Iowa’s comprehensive consulting program designed to work with mid-sized companies to enhance their growth.


We know that for Iowa owners at the top of mid-sized firms, things can get isolating. . Advance Iowa seeks to change that with its unique service offering focusing on pairing owners with trusted business advisors, most of whom have had direct ownership experience of midsized firms themselves, for guidance analyzing growth opportunities and operations review. Advance Iowa also assists CEOs through peer mentoring via our exclusive roundtable access, and has concentrated expertise with confidential business succession support.


Business Planning

  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Purchasing an Existing Business

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Consulting

Libraries and Research Organizations

  • Business Research Resources
  • Demographic/Census Data

Management Issues and Training

  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Mentoring


  • Market Plan Development
  • Research (Domestic Markets)


  • Cash Flow Projections
  • Marketing Plan
Primary ContactPaul Kinghorn
Address8120 Jennings Dr.
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
Phone(319) 273-4327