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Construction underway on new GPTC Business Incubator

Construction crews are hoping for plenty of dry weather as they tackle building Great Plains new Business Incubator.  Nearly 30 days of rain since July 1st has slowed construction on the building located on the far east side of the Great Plains Lawton campus.  When completed the incubator will welcome and assist entrepreneurs who are […]

More than 200 attend August 11th groundbreaking ceremony for Great Plains Business Incubator.

Great Plains took its next step in fostering economic development in its district on August 11th when it broke ground on a 29,000 square feet business incubator.  The facility will house and nurture small business entrepreneurs, who are engaged in light manufacturing, service businesses, commercial food production or commercial arts.  The goal for each client […]


Lawton’s Goodyear tire plant has received Oklahoma’s prestigious Partners for Progress Award from the Oklahoma Association of Technology Centers. Presenters at the Oklahoma City ceremony cited Goodyear’s deep and sustainable partnership with Great Plains Technology Center and Oklahoma Career Tech as well as its front line leadership to community improvement. “Goodyear associates have literally donated […]

Great Plains business client wins Oklahoma Business Roundtable Entrepreneurial Award

Fairwind LLC of Comanche County and a Great Plains Economic Development Center client won the 2014 Oklahoma Business Roundtable Venture of the Year Award.  The Oklahoma Business Roundtable, title sponsor for this event, serves as the state’s major economic development support organization. The Oklahoma Business Roundtable Venture of the Year Award recognizes the achievements of […]