• Accelerating Scalable
    Ventures in Arkansas

Our Services

Let us help you grow your venture

Innovate Arkansas helps scale Arkansas ventures through three key focuses: Acceleration, Capital, and Talent. Whether you're looking to build sustainable revenue streams, raise capital, or find top talent, let us help you take your venture to the next level.


Increasing revenue opportunities for startup companies through growth-focused programming.

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Increasing private investment for Arkansas-based technology solutions.

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Developing a technology-proficient workforce and creating new jobs for Arkansas.

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Are you an Arkansas entrepreneur looking to take your startup to the next level?

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$265M Total Investment Raised


Total Investment Raised

$226M Revenue Generated


Revenue Generated

140+ Clients Assisted


Clients Assisted

600+ New Arkansas Jobs


New Arkansas Jobs


The organizations that make our work possible

Innovate Arkansas is funded by the Arkansas Economic Development Commission and administered by Winrock International​. We are grateful for our partners who make our work of accelerating scalable ventures in Arkansas possible.

Our Clients

Growing Arkansas, one venture at a time

We've helped more than 750 clients add 1000+ jobs to the Arkansas economy, raise $403.8 million in investments, and generate $475.5 million in revenue.

Clinic Pass
Easy Bins
White Rock
FreeArm Tube Feeding Assistant
Global Fuel Recovery
Innovator Health
Lineus Medical
Power Technology Inc.
Raise The Money
Rock Town Distillery
Rx Results
Silo Compliance System
Tesla Software
Watt Glass

From the Blog

The latest news and resources in Arkansas entrepreneurship
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IA Interviews: Edwin Ortiz, Rejoicy

David Sanders, Director of Innovate Arkansas (IA) at Winrock, interviews Edwin Ortiz, founder and CEO of Rejoicy, a platform where bakers, m...

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IA Interviews: Cartwheel Studio

David Sanders, Director of Innovate Arkansas (IA) at Winrock, interviews Joshua Stanley and Amanda Earhart of Cartwheel Studio, a Northwest...

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Four Questions With Mike Smith, Innovate Arkansas Advisor

Mike Smith is one of the core Innovate Arkansas advisors who brings more than 20 years of business advisory experience to the team. Mike wor...

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Four Questions with Josh Smith, Innovate Arkansas Software Development Industry Fellow

Josh Smith joined the Innovate Arkansas team in late 2019.  In his role as Software Development Industry Fellow, Josh advises Innovate...