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Small Business Support in Timnath

In the Town of Timnath, we understand the pivotal role small businesses play in the vitality and growth of our community. This Small Business Resources section is designed as a comprehensive guide to assist local entrepreneurs and business owners. Here, you’ll find essential information on navigating the various licenses, fees, and regulations pertinent to operating a business in Timnath. From securing building permits to understanding code compliance, our resources aim to streamline your administrative tasks.

Main Street America
Main Street America provides resources and webinars that help inform and support small business owners and those looking for information to start up their own small business.

Click here to learn more about the Town’s affiliation with the Colorado Main Street program.

Better Business Bureau
With a legacy spanning over a century, the Northern Colorado and Wyoming Better Business Bureau (BBB) has played a pivotal role in empowering individuals to make informed choices and adapt to the rapidly evolving marketplace. The BBB establishes benchmarks for ethical business conduct, oversees adherence to these standards, and assists consumers in recognizing reputable businesses through an extensive database of over 4 million business reviews. Both national and local consumer services are provided by the BBB, accessible through online platforms and in-person interactions.

Northern Colorado and Wyoming Branch
8020 S. CO Road 5, #100
Fort Collins, CO 80528

Small Business Development Center
The Colorado Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is dedicated to fostering the growth and development of small businesses by delivering expert guidance in business and economic development. Offering complimentary one-on-one counseling sessions, the SBDC connects entrepreneurs with seasoned specialists proficient in diverse areas such as initiating and crafting business plans, marketing strategies, financial management, tax considerations, record-keeping, and overall business expansion. Additionally, the SBDC offices serve as distribution hubs for the Colorado Business Resource Guide.

Fort Collins/Larimer County Office
4616 S Shields St
Blanca Peak #151
Fort Collins, CO 0526

Weld County Office
East Colorado SBDC
807 17th Street
Greeley, CO 80631

UNC BizHub Collaborative
Whether you’re an experienced entrepreneur or embarking on a new business venture, the University of Northern Colorado (UNC) BizHub Collaborative, in association with the East Colorado SBDC, offers valuable support to elevate your business. Open to enterprises across diverse industries, the BizHub particularly emphasizes four key sectors: oil and gas, agriculture and agritourism, health and wellness, and manufacturing. Joining the BizHub provides tailored resources to help your business thrive and advance to the next level.

807 17th Street, Suite D
Greeley, CO 80631

Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade
The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OED&IT) provides an array of services to support both emerging and established businesses within the state. These services include the operation of the Colorado Small Business Hotline, management of a comprehensive database outlining state and federal licensing regulations, and the maintenance of an online repository featuring small, minority, and women-owned businesses.

1600 Broadway, Suite 500
Denver, CO 80202

Small Business Administration
The Small Business Administration (SBA) offers comprehensive support encompassing financial, technical, and managerial assistance to empower small business owners in initiating, managing, and expanding their enterprises. Tailored programs are available for specific interest groups, including minorities, veterans, women-owned businesses, and those engaged in international trade. As the nation’s largest supporter of small businesses, the SBA provides financial backing through commercial loan guarantee programs, assistance in securing government contracts, and loans for businesses affected by natural disasters. Additionally, the SBA facilitates technical assistance through training and counseling services offered by the Small Business Development Centers and SCORE. The local SBA office, is situated in Denver.

Colorado District Office
721 19th Street, Suite 426
Denver, CO 80202

SBA Office of Technology
The SBA Technology Program Office administers the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program and the Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Program. Through these two competitive programs, SBA ensures that the nation’s small, high-tech, innovative businesses are a significant part of the federal government’s research and development efforts. Eleven federal departments participate in the SBIR program; five departments participate in the STTR program, awarding $2 billion to small high-tech businesses.

State of Colorado Business Resource Portal
MyBizColorado is the fastest way to register and manage a business in the State of Colorado. The portal streamlines that process of state licensing, registering for sales tax and wage withholding, and unemployment, all in one place.

Fort Collins Chamber of Commerce
Provide good resources and knowledge for starting a business and the current business climate in the region.

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