2021 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:

“Our mission is to help people spend more time on the things that matter to them, and less time on the mundane. We’ve done this by building software that automates common work tasks such as managing experience data and putting the information to work in tombstones, bios and other pitch assets in an intuitive way that saves substantial time, and simultaneously, makes your business function better.

Our focus is on user experience every step of the way, from our helpful support staff to our people-friendly product, is why organizations around the globe trust Pitchly to make their business better.”

2. 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.”

3. OpenLoop


Founded: 2020

“An online hiring platform that matches physicians and other healthcare providers with hiring institutions within their region. OpenLoop helps facilitate quality, seamless job matches for both providers and healthcare companies.”

4. ClinicNote


Founded: 2015

Also honored in:

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

5. Roboflow


Founded: 2019

“Roboflow creates software-as-a-service products to enable faster, easier computer vision.

We manage your images, annotations and labels, preprocessing, augmentations, and file formats so you can focus on the business logic of your problem.”

6. Workgroups DaVinci

Workgroups DaVinci

Founded: 2011

Also honored in: 2020 Best Tech Startups in Iowa

“We make the productivity and workflow management solutions trusted by the world’s top marketing teams to deliver amazing creative work. We’re driven to innovate and we’re always looking for talented, enthusiastic new colleagues to help us change the way marketers work.”