Local Business Services

Chickasha Small Business Start-up Program

Contact Tamara Carlson 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

Tamara Carlson-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!
Tamara Carlson, Director of Business Retention & Expansion and Director of Operations
Chickasha Economic Development Council
221 W. Chickasha Ave.
Chickasha, OK 73018
p. (405) 224-0787

PO Box 873 Chickasha, OK 73023
P: 405-224-0787
(Physical) 221 W. Chickasha Avenue Chickasha, OK 73018