UNI center launches new name

Posted on Friday, May 15th, 2015

Joe Bolick, Business & Community Services, University of Northern Iowa, 319-273-6577,

Sarah Bey, Center for Business Growth & Innovation, University of Northern Iowa, 319-273-4324,

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The University of Northern Iowa Regional Business Center is now the Center for Business Growth and Innovation (CBGI). The CBGI is one of 15 programs represented by UNI Business and Community Services.

The CBGI assists Iowa entrepreneurs with economic growth and business advice. Their process includes a five-point approach of listening, imagining, creating, evaluating and sharing ideas with small businesses. This new name accommodates their expanding clients and opportunities.

The same services will be offered by CBGI, including Advance Iowa, Iowa Small Business Development centers, MyEntre.Net programs and the UNI incubation services. UNI Business and Community Services programs are designed to enhance and serve their growing community.

If you have any questions about the Center for Business Growth and Innovation, contact Sarah Bey at 319-273-4324 or, or visit

About the Center for Business Growth and Innovation

The Center for Business Growth and Innovation is a program of the Business and Community Services, a division of the College of Business Administration at the University of Northern Iowa. The CBGI serves entrepreneurs and small businesses throughout Iowa.