Local Business Services

Chickasha Small Business Start-up Program

Contact Tamara Carlson or Christy Elkins at Chickasha EDC for more information
 
Apply to Chickasha Economic Development Council (EDC) to be considered for this program.
Applicants must go through our business planning program to qualify.  Applicants may be from ANY community, but must start a business with a storefront within the city limits of Chickasha, Oklahoma. 
 
**All of the services provided in this program may be used by existing small businesses and homebased businesses

 
Business Planning Program Partners

Christy Elkins-Chickasha EDC
New business assistance and counseling-Tamara Carlson
Building search assistance-Tamara Carlson
Business planning and financing assistance-SWOSU Business Services Center
Manufacturer’s Alliance

OSU New Product Development Center
 
Incentives and Assistance

First three months’ utility payments-Chickasha EDC
New business spotlight article in area newspapers-Chickasha EDC
Half price first year Chamber Membership-Chickasha Chamber of Commerce
Building location services-Chickasha EDC
Negotiate reduced rent/graduated rent-Chickasha EDC
Quick Books training- Canadian Valley Technology Center
Business Viability Research-Chickasha EDC

Sales and Marketing Assistance-Chickasha EDC
Free business insurance consulting
Free business checking and first check order, plus other services, Arvest, Chickasha Bank & Trust, First National Bank and Trust, Stillwater National Bank, Chickasha.


Plus-many more program benefits!
 
 
Christy Elkins, President/CEO
Tamara Carlson, Small Business Program Manager
Chickasha Economic Development Council
1707 W. Alabama
Chickasha, OK 73018
p. (405)574-3478
tamara@chickashaedc.com
christy@chickashaedc.com

PO Box 873 Chickasha, OK 73023
P: 405-574-3477
USAO Canning Hall Chickasha, OK 73023 (Physical)