David Tominsky is an entrepreneur and community builder based in Cedar Rapids Iowa. He is currently serving as the Director of Programs for the New Bohemian Innovation Collaborative (NewBoCo), Program Manager for the Iowa Startup Accelerator, and the Community Manager for Vault Coworking and Collaboration Space.
Tominsky had a 15-year career in the technical staffing industry before joining the the Iowa Startup Accelerator in 2014. His work involved recruiting highly skilled technical talent for critical positions in Iowa-based companies.
As a leader in the local startup community he’s organized events like Iowa’s Creative Corridor Open Coffee Series, BarcampICR, Startup Weekend Cedar Rapids, Startup Weekend Iowa City, 1 Million Cups, Caine’s Arcade Global Cardboard Challenge, and many events during Global Entrepreneurship Week and Computer Science Education Week.
He has helped launch several PreK-12 STEM chapters like Coder Dojo Cedar Rapids, Imagination Foundation Cedar Rapids, Google CS First and littleBits Cedar Rapids which has become Imagination Iowa. He serves as a Lead Mentor.
As the Program Manager for the Iowa Startup Accelerator, he was helped lead the program that has brought 19 early stage tech startups to Cedar Rapids in its first two years.