Why Des Moines?If you are innovating insurance, there is no better place to be than Des Moines. There are over 60 insurance companies headquartered in the metro area which translates to ten's of thousands of insurance workers. This is the core of the strongest mentor program you'll find at any accelerator.
The density of companies and workers based here creates a natural insurance ecosystem. The size of the city makes it possible to get introduced to anyone. Seriously, anyone.
In addition to our solid foundation in insurance, the area scores high ranks on just about everything. The entrepreneurial ecosystem provides a number of fantastic events, organizations and support options.
And if all that wasn't enough, we have socks that say it pretty well: Photo credit mandibpro via Instagram