Business Planning Assistance

Guiding you through the first steps toward an effective start-up or expansion

Orange County boasts a number of unique partnerships and resources that can help you launch or expand your business.  Your local Orange County contact will work with you to create a bundle of business planning resouces customized specifically for you that might include:

  • Workshops and seminars addressing every stage of business development
  • Educational materials and tools to help you develop a business plan
  • Counseling by experienced business advisors and successful businesspeople
  • Ready access to information about setting up a business, licensing, and permitting
  • Training and low-interest loans for eligible businesses
  • Technology transfer and commercialization assistance


We’ll provide the scope of services that’s just right for you, by coordinating resources from these and other business planning assistance providers:

  • Indiana Economic Development Corporation
  • Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs
  • Indiana Small Business Development Center
  • Technology Transfer Program
  • Procurement Technical Assistance Program