“The Economic Development team helped us work through a very complicated project and without our public private partnership the Sprouts redevelopment would not have happened.”

Tyler Carlson, Managing Principal, Evergreen Development

The support needed to start your business and be successful is available here!

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Develop a Business Plan for your Business.

This will help you determine the focus of your business. In it, you will specify your business description, your targeted market, goods and services offered, and potential competitors of your new venture. If you need help creating a business plan, remember Loveland Business Development Center and SBDC provide free services to help you get started.

Create a Financial Plan for your business.

Here you can see your start-up costs, capital equipment, sources of current and future financing, and projection of sales. Creating this plan can help you identify potential issues. For assistance with a financial plan or other startup needs call the Loveland Business Development Center at (970) 667-4106

Contact the Development Review Center

at (970) 962-2505 to obtain information regarding:

  • Current Planning
  • Building Division
  • Transportation Development
  • Stormwater Engineering

The City supports the following agencies to assist in growing your business. Each of these services are free or offered at discounted rates.


Loveland Business Development Center (LBDC)

970-667-4106 | Kat@LovelandBusiness.com

LBDC provides Loveland residents and businesses free consulting services, sophisticated training seminars, and street smart advisors to create a stronger more vibrant economy.

The Warehouse Business Accelerator

The Warehouse Business Accelerator

970-541-0991 | Allison.Seabeck@warehouseinnovation.com

The Warehouse is Northern Colorado’s premiere and sole source for second stage assistance of technology and manufacturing companies. They provide a flexible and customizable set of services. They can assist with strategy, markets, supply chains, real estate, the team, and funding



970-221-1301 | mike@innosphere.org

Innosphere is a non-profit startup incubator supporting highly motivated entrepreneurs working on innovations that matter in the industries of Health, Energy & Advanced Materials, and Enterprise Software & Hardware.

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Colorado Business Resource Book

719-667-3845 ex 4009 | k.rowe@coloradoptac.org

Need a Business Start-Up Guide? The Colorado SBDC can help. Visit the Starting a Business FAQs for the most common questions