Starting A New Business


We know that starting a new business isn’t easy. From local regulations to space & leasing considerations, from legal requirements to financing options, it can be a complex and daunting endeavor. At The Development Association, we’re ready to help you successfully navigate through the details of starting your business, providing sound advice and solid expertise every step of the way.

A few of our many services that might interest you or your business:

  • “We Grow Biz” Boot Camp
  • Business Plan Assessment
  • Marketing Materials Consulting (biz cards, signage, website, flyers)
  • Facility/Manufacturing Needs Assessment
  • Capital Campaign Planning
  • Intellectual Property Management

…and many more Click here to see the complete list of services

For a personal give us a call at (715) 392-4749 with questions or to get started on your path to successful business ownership today!


Investing in The Development Association is a partnership. Our investors benefit directly from our services and efforts offered, but it’s the bigger picture that gives the community strength. Every phone call, morning meeting, and “request for proposal” is a drop in a larger bucket of categorical growth. A journey defined by each step to an ever-changing destination.



Big or small, old or new, The Development Association offers services that are essential to all kinds of businesses. From addressing the needs of a single person, to rallying the community behind a larger cause, The Development Association is on the job, making sure the gears of business continue moving.