MUM’s hometown of Fairfield has been called the “entrepreneurial capital of Iowa” by governor Terry Branstad.
According to the Fairfield Economic Development Association (FEDA), “a third of venture capital in the entire state has been invested in Fairfield-based companies.”
In addition to Governor Branstad’s praise, Fairfield has also received two entrepreneurial awards:
Many of MUM’s graduates take advantage of the resources and low cost of living that Fairfield has to offer and start their own companies here. Interested in learning more about business in Fairfield? Check out FEDA’s website.