Software design and technology is entrenched in the Cedar Rapids Iowa City Corridor and is part of Marion's history. Our tech-savvy workforce learns faster and produces more, which mean's our region leads the nation in developing innovative technologies.
The Iowa business climate is supportive to the IT industry. Iowa imposes no sales tax on computer or custom software and no sales tax on interstate or international telecommunications.
In the Cedar Rapids Iowa City Corridor you will find globally recognized companies such as Rockwell Collins, a pioneer in the design, production and support of innovative solutions in aerospace and defense. Marion is home to electronic component manufacturing companies that work with companies like Rockwell Collins and Caterpillar, just to name a few.