2020 Best Tech Startups in Des Moines

Powered by CrunchbaseThe Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in Des Moines, Iowa. In doing our research, we considered several factors including but not limited to:

  1. Revenue potential
  2. Leadership team
  3. Brand/product traction
  4. Competitive landscape

Additionally, all companies must be independent (unacquired), privately owned, at most 10 years old, and have received at least one round of funding in order to qualify.

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1. Pitchly


Founded: 2014

Also honored in: 2019 Best Tech Startups in Des Moines

“Pitchly is a web-based content service platform for M&A professionals to organize and activate their client experience. Customers can create and manage a custom experience database to record experience data points and documents. Data can be activated by connecting applications from our library to automatically create business development experience credential content for proposals, websites, and RFPs. Pitchly can create a self-contained database or be connected to an existing custom database using our API integrations.”

2. Denim


Founded: 2015

Also honored in: 

“Your Marketing. Smarter. Denim® is reimagining the way insurance and financial services companies market, engage, and sell with data-driven technology. Schedule a demo and learn more at”

3. Certintell, Inc.

Certintell, Inc.

Founded: 2014

Also honored in: 

“Telehealth for the underserved and the providers that serve them. Partnering with Federally Qualified Health Centers, patient-centered medical homes and associated health systems to deliver clinically meaningful care to underserved patients anywhere, anytime.”

4. Sigma0


Founded: 2019

“Sigma0 enables crop management companies to access agronomic insights derived from radar technology, enabling them to zero in on crop detail and provide better decisions to farmers. Our solution is more affordable than existing radar technology, simple to use and allows for insights to be derived at any time of day. Sigma0 builds upon years of expertise in radar technology to deliver the first-of-a-kind radar technology data platform for Ag use.”

5. ClinicNote


Founded: 2015

Also honored in: 2019 Best Tech Startups in Des Moines

“ClinicNote is a Practice Management and Electronic Medical Record software for Speech-Language Pathologists that streamlines their therapy and insurance documentation.”