About Us

Built For Success

The Chickasha Economic Development Council (CEDC) provides resources for business expansion, and creates opportunities for new businesses through a wide range of training and incentive programs — providing all the tools companies need to grow and expand.

Services

  • Strategy Development – We will help you develop a plan that will get you through every type of economy and circumstance.
  • Market Research – It can be time consuming and/or expensive to explore the complex relationship between you, your customers and your industry.
  • Employee Hierarchy – With the help of the CEDC experts, we can help you discover the roles of your management team and how those roles will interact with your company’s evolution.
  • Product Innovation – CEDC will help you discover the patterns of growth and innovation that your product will need to stay ahead of the competition.
  • Global Market Resources – Thinking about selling your product globally? CEDC will call in experts to help you start your exporting program.

Small Business Incentives

  • Three Months’ Utility Payments or Three Months’ Paid Rent — New Storefront
  • New Business Spotlight Article in Area Newspaper
  • Half-price first year Chamber Membership
  • Building Location Services
  • Negotiated Rent
  • Business Viability Research
  • Sales and Marketing Assistance
  • Free Business Insurance Consulting
  • Free Business Checking — Arvest, Chickasha Bank & Trust, First National Bank and Trust, Stillwater National Bank, Chickasha.

Local Incentives

  • Job Creation — $1,000 to $3,000 incentive per job created
  • Land Conveyance — Land at the Chickasha Airport Industrial Park may be acquired at little or no cost to your company
  • Built to Suit — Purchase or lease shovel ready / site ready and benefit from existing developer partnerships and an expedited project timeline
  • Training for Industry Program (TIP Training) — Qualifying business are eligible for no cost, customized training through Canadian Valley Technology Center located in Chickasha
  • Workforce Recruitment — Complimentary CEDC coordinated job fair

Chickasha businesses also have access to nationally recognized state incentive programs. Click here to learn more.