Small Business Saturday, November 25, Shop Local!

Small Business Saturday is an American shopping holiday observed the Saturday following Thanksgiving Day, which promotes shopping small and shopping local. Loveland shops, restaurants and coffee shops are participating in Small Business Saturday by encouraging customers to shop and dine at establishments that are independently owned. This is a day to forego the big box […]

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CEF Launches Small Business Loan Program for Veterans – VALOR

The Loveland Business Development Center (LBDC) has received notification that the Colorado Enterprise Fund (CEF) is launching a new small business loan program for veterans. The loan program, created to support U.S. military veterans and Gold Star Families (surviving spouses and children of veterans) in Colorado, will officially launch on Veteran’s Day, November 11, 2017. […]

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Jack Dorr Joins the Loveland Public Library

The Loveland community welcomes Jack Dorr, new business librarian at the Loveland Public Library. Jack started at the library in late September, taking over the role previously held by Amanda Armstrong. Loveland Public Library services are spotlighted at each “So You Want to Start a Business” workshop, provided monthly by the Loveland Business Development Center […]

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We’re building Innovation Community and you’re invited

Primary jobs. Economic developers, cities and citizens agree that building long-term, well paying, secure and rewarding jobs is their goal. Each community, with its own magic recipe for encouraging authentic growth, enhances the future, ensures its young citizens have opportunity and makes that community attractive to new businesses, new citizens and greater prosperity. It was […]

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2017 Loveland Business Appreciation Breakfast

Kudos to the City of Loveland Economic Development staff for a job well done with this year’s Loveland Business Appreciation Breakfast. Kelly Jones, Economic Development Director, kicked off the event by acknowledging her team’s efforts. Annette Gilbert, Cindy Mackin and Beata McKee each received a beautiful bouquet of flowers. The theme of the event was […]

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Retail Strategies Panel at the LDP Business Alliance Breakfast

The LDP Business Alliance is a business advocacy and advisory group under the Loveland Downtown Partnership. One of the benefits of joining this group is their monthly breakfast held on the last Friday of the month. If you want to get up to speed on the happenings of downtown Loveland, the LDP is the place […]

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Open House at Avid – Introducing HP Multi Jet Fusion 3D Printing

The public is invited to an Open House hosted by Avid Product Development, HP Inc, and Saratech.     Wednesday, October 4th from 10 AM – 3 PM Location: Avid Product Development – 129 S. Cleveland Avenue, Loveland, CO 80537 www.avidpd.com  Avid Product Development recently purchased and installed the first HP Multi Jet Fusion 3D […]

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Correy Fuqua – The Right Fit for the Larimer SBDC

Correy Fuqua is an impressive addition to the Larimer SBDC team. Correy began his work as administrative assistant at the Larimer SBDC in June, 2017. The Loveland Business Development Center has an alignment with the Larimer SBDC. With that alignment, there is great deal of interaction with the SBDC administrative staff. It has been a […]

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The Warehouse Business Accelerator Announces New Executive Director

The Warehouse Business Accelerator, a public-private regionally supported economic development engine, has appointed Bryan Pederson as leader and Executive Director for the organization. Pederson began his new role in early July and brings to the Accelerator more than 10 years of regional business and community development experience that includes former leadership of Thrivent Financial’s community […]

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