Helping your business start, grow, and thrive.

Mission Statement

The mission of the LBDC is to provide Loveland citizens and existing businesses with free one on one consulting services, sophisticated training seminars and street smart advisors in order to create a stronger more vibrant economy.

Start A Business

Start A Business

Starting a business can be overwhelming; we help that process be less daunting.

Grow Your Business

Grow Your Business

We offer comprehensive services and programs to help you be more successful.

Colorado Business Resource Guide

Colorado Business Resource Guide

If you are starting a business in Colorado, there are free resources available that you might not be aware of. The Colorado SBDC publishes The Colorado Business Resource Guide annually. A printed version is available at local SBDC offices and also at the Loveland Business Development Center. You can also find this publication online (that […]

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Fresh Plate Catering & Cafe

LBDC Networking Event at Fresh Plate Cafe

Fresh Plate Catering & Café will be hosting the January Loveland Business Development Center BAH networking event. The event is free but we do ask that you register – Fresh Plate Networking Event. Tracie Reeves Hartman has had a successful catering business, Fresh Plate Catering, since September 2013. Her new endeavor is a café in downtown […]

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Cheri Ruskus

Power of the Inbox Presentation

Thursday, January 19, 2017   11 am to 1 pm    Presented by Cheri Ruskus Marketing is based around first impressions and the social proof we create. The power within your permission based email marketing list holds much more long-term value to your business than any other marketing tool today.  Did you know that email marketing continues to be […]

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Starting a New Business

Checklist for Starting a New Business

Searching for a checklist for starting a new business? We have a good one here, developed by a local attorney. Entrepreneurship offers so many benefits and can be quite rewarding. Hopefully your new endeavor is something you are passionate about. Some of the tasks associated with starting a business – entity formation, management, accounting, finances, […]

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