Kate Washut, founding partner of Cedar Falls-based interactive technology firm Far Reach, will be the guest interviewee for Wednesday's Business Innovation Zone luncheon. Washut will share her experiences in starting her own business. The event will be 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at StartupCity Des Moines, 317 Sixth Ave. Registration is $15, which includes lunch. To sign up, go here.