Business Development Center and Open House

Great Plains Technology Center’s

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Friday, May 5th, 2017

10:00 a.m.

1601 South West Park Ridge

Lawton, OK

OPEN HOUSE AND TOUR

Friday, May 5th, 2017

3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

 

The Open House will follow the formal Ribbon Cutting Ceremony that will take place in the center’s McMahon Lecture Hall at 10:00 a.m. on the same day.  The Business Development Center is a state of the art, state-certified business incubator designed to support start-up and early-stage businesses by helping to reduce their initial capital investment burdens and providing them an outstanding facility in which to launch their enterprises.  Tenants receive Great Plains Technology Center BIS (Business and Industry Services) team support helping to help them achieve success and growth.  The center features a shared commercial kitchen for food producers and studios for visual artists. The BDC also leases spaces with bay doors for light industrial use and individual and co-working office spaces.  The building is equipped with telephone and high speed internet service, individual post office boxes and 24/7 access. Tenants can share use of two different conference rooms, (including the Buddy Green Meeting Room), the 80-seat McMahon Lecture Hall, and an office equipment room. The Center also features a Comanche Nation rapid-prototyping lab that is equipped with 3D printers, 3D digital scanner, laser engraving & cutting machine,  and other computer-controlled equipment used to support innovations, product development and manufacturing process improvements.  The purpose of the Business Development Center is to help small businesses succeed, create jobs and wealth.  To learn more about the Center please visit www.bdc.greatplains.edu or contact the center’s coordinator, Cody Holt, at 250-5519 or cholt@greatplains.edu.

Great Plains will hold an Open House for its new 28,000 sq. ft. Business Development Center, Friday May 5th, from 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.