Local Business Services
Chickasha Small Business Development 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.  
**Many services provided in this program may be used by existing small businesses and homebased businesses
Business Planning Program Partners
  • New business assistance and counseling - Tamara Carlson
  • Building search assistance - Tamara Carlson
  • Quick Books training - Canadian Valley Technology Center
  • Business planning and financing assistance - SWOSU
  • Business valuation-existing business purchases - SWOSU
  • OSU New Product Development Center
  • OU Innovation Center
Incentives and Assistance
  • First three months’ utility payments for businesses with new storefront
  • New business spotlight article in area newspaper
  • Half price first year Chamber Membership
  • Building location services
  • Negotiate reduced rent/graduated rent
  • Business Viability Research
  • Sales and Marketing Assistance
  • Free business insurance consulting 
  • Free business checking and first check order, plus other services at 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 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