Owatonna Area Business Development Center

Starting a new business or expanding an existing one can be expensive and full of challenges for the entrepreneur. Since 1988, the Owatonna Area Business Development Cente, a private 501 (c) 3 non-profit corporation, has been helping start new businesses and assisting in the growth of young companies.

The Owatonna Area Business Development Cente offers virtually all of the amenities an entrepreneur needs to start their new business. From high ceiling manufacturing floor, modern office space to on site business guidance we will assist you to make your dream a reality. We are committed to support the strong entrepreneurial spirit that has grown Owatonna’s business community into the future.  

Our staff is also a satellite office for the Small Business Development Center in Rochester. We can provide business counseling to start-ups; existing small or medium business and non-profit organizations. Counseling services are free to those seeking assistance. Services provided range from brainstorming ideas through registration with state and federal agencies to development of business plans.