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Business Development Center


Moore Norman Technology Center's Business Development Center is an innovative business facility designed to help you investigate and clarify your business plan and build your business.

  • MNTC's Business Development Center is staffed by GrowthWheel Certified advisors.
  • Earned the 2013 SBA Oklahoma District & 2014 Journal Record Incubator of the Year Awards
  • A non-profit facility designed for new and start-up business innovation
  • Accommodates office and utility space for resident companies
  • Stimulates continual growth of emerging companies through hands-on management assistance
  • Qualified and experienced resident staff
  • Stimulates state economy by supporting entrepreneurs and innovative resident businesses
  • Certified by the Oklahoma Department of Commerce

What is an Incubator?

Business incubators are programs designed to support the successful development of entrepreneurial or startup companies through an array of business support resources and services, developed and orchestrated by incubator management and offered both in the incubator and through its network of contacts. 

GrowthWheel Certified Advisors

MNTC's Business Development Center is staffed by GrowthWheel Certified advisors. GrowthWheel is a visual toolbox for decision making and action planning for startup and growth companies. It helps entrepreneurs build their businesses through a simple action oriented process that stays true to the way most entrepreneurs think and work.

Are You A Good Fit?

The following is key criteria for potential clients for admittance into the BDC:

  • Unique and innovative business or business idea
  • Exhibit integrity, dedication, commitment and technical competence
  • Have an unwavering passion for the project
  • New Business must be in a growing business sector
  • Have a reasonable chance of obtaining financing
  • Business designed to creating jobs, contributing to Oklahoma’s economic development
  • Product or services have potential to reach significant revenue levels
  • No retail businesses
  • No heavy manufacturing businesses, but light & medium manufacturing

Benefits for Business Owners

  • Businesses who graduate from an incubator have 80% rate of success.*
  • First class facility designed to house innovative businesses.
  • Dedicated, and highly experienced professional staff available to assist all business resident’s needs.
  • Board of advisory members to advise on issues from financial strategies to legal matters.
  • Access to expertise and training from MNTC's Business and Industry Services.
  • Outstanding value for start-up businesses.
  • Rent below market rates.
  • Fully furnished office and executive meeting space.
  • Paid utilities and free local phone service.
  • On-site business advisement.
  • Available incentives from the State for Oklahoma residents of certified incubators.
  • 24 hours / 7 days a week access to a fully secured building and individual units.
    *Statistic by Oklahoma Department of Commerce

Oklahoma Bid Assistance Network

  • For more information about the Oklahoma Bid Assistance Network visit

Getting Started

Have an idea, a start to a business plan or in the beginning years of your new business?
Get in touch and we’ll help you go to the next level.

Contact us or visit the BDC.

We’ll help you get started with your business plan and support you through the application and acceptance process. We look forward to working with you and helping your business grow.