Jeff Nock

Lecturer/Entrepreneur-in-Residence/Founder's Club

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Jeff Nock received his undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado. Upon graduation, Jeff worked for Dun & Bradstreet during the day and at night earned his MS in management from Regis University in Denver. After finishing his Masters, Jeff joined up with former D&B colleagues to start up netLibrary in Boulder, CO. Jeff also worked with high tech start-up Knowledge Analysis Technologies in Boulder and helped with the acquisition by Pearson Education. Jeff joined ACT in Iowa City as AVP of Educational Marketing and Product Development in 2003. After five years, Jeff was named President & CEO of the regional Goodwill serving SE Iowa and Western Illinois. Jeff then helped start up an Iowa City UX design firm named ConnectFive. Today Jeff is privileged to be leading the UI Student Entrepreneurship Programs, which include the Founders Club, the UIOWA student business incubator. Jeff also teaches classes for Iowa JPEC and is Board Treasurer for non-profit Clubfoot Solutions.


M.S. in Management, Regis University, 1996
B.S. in Political Science, University of Colorado, 1987

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