Business Lending

Drawing from over 30 years of lending experience, HCDC helps small and medium-size businesses achieve big goals. Certified by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), HCDC provides growing businesses long-term, fixed rate financing for as little as 10% down.

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Business Incubation

HCDC’s Business Center is a nationally-recognized startup incubator in Southwest Ohio that helps entrepreneurs launch successful technology-oriented businesses through coaching, connections, innovative programming, access to capital, and a diverse learning environment.

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Economic Development

HCDC strengthens communities by retaining, expanding and attracting businesses to Hamilton County, Ohio. Through coordination of resources, financing, and incentives; we provide expert technical assistance to those seeking to invest or grow in the area.

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HCDC Client GeckoTek Launches Second Kickstarter Campaign to Fund New Product Production

17 Apr, '17

HCDC Client GeckoTek launched its second Kickstarter campaign last Friday to crowdfund dollars to launch its new product EZ Stick. During the company’s first campaign (held in 2014), GeckoTek received $60,000 in crowdfunding dollars that was used to set up operations and produce its first product, the GeckoTek3D Printer Build Plate. Sales of the first […]

HCDC Economic Development Office Receives Funding for New Office of Innovation & Creativity

13 Apr, '17

HCDC’s Office of Economic Development submitted a proposal to the Hamilton County Commissioners to receive funding for a new service segment: the Office of Innovation & Creativity. We recently received approval on this proposal and funding in the amount of $125,000. These monies will be used to fund research to identify new and exciting fields of […]