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We are located in the nexus of innovation

The Dayton Development Coalition wants your business to be a part of that innovation and helps businesses of all sizes that want to take part establish a foothold or expand their reach in the area. If you are looking to start a business, re-locate your business, or expand your business then the DDC is here to assist you through that transition and make the connections you need.


Under Construction. Located on Univeristy of Dayton’s campus, the building for GE’s Aviation Center and Emerson Climate Technologies is being built out for business in 2015

From WilmerHale to Code Blue to CareSource, the track record of success speaks for itself on recruitment, retention and expansion in our Region.




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There is no better place than the Dayton region to launch your idea, your business, and your future.

Accelerant, an initiative of the Dayton Development Coalition, exists solely to connect entrepreneurs with all of the resources they need to get started.


The Dayton region is the clear choice for businesses that are ready to take advantage of key resources to fuel growth. From affordable space, to competitive tax incentives, to a skilled and ready workforce, the Dayton region is uniquely poised to support business interests across diverse industries.

The Dayton Development Coalition offers personalized assistance to businesses investigating the move to a better future. Our professional team can coordinate every element of your search, from finding the right location to sourcing competitive initiatives and tax incentives. JobsOhio West, an initiative of the Dayton Development Coalition, specializes in assisting businesses with state-sponsored loan and grant programs.


The entire Dayton region is flourishing. Our economic development team provides an array of personalized services for businesses that are ready to expand, from assisting with funding resources to finding a more strategic location. JobsOhio West, an initiative of the Dayton Development Coalition, specializes in assisting businesses with state-sponsored loan and grant programs. And the network we foster with local, state, and federal officials, as well as other businesses, enable us to open up new connections for our partner businesses.

Business Location Assistance

Whether you’re launching a start-up or experiencing growing pains, the Dayton Development Coalition will partner with you to find the right location for your future. Our team of economic development professionals offers strategic counsel on community profiles and information on competitive initiatives. By tapping into our vast network of economic development partners, we help businesses find and compare different sites that best fit their immediate and long-term needs in terms of space, infrastructure, visibility, expansion potential, market reach, and more.

Businesses and site selection professionals can also search and compare currently available properties from throughout the region with our Insite tool.

Regional Economic Development Partners

We maintain close relationships with local and state economic development partners that benefit all of our stakeholders, from innovative start-ups to businesses that are ready to expand.