Boone County Business

Grow Your Business

Now that your business is up and running, we want to see you succeed for the long haul. We are here to help you explore new ways to grow your business, make it more profitable, and extend your reach. Because when you succeed, Boone County succeeds. 

Connect with Your Community

Being an entrepreneur can sometimes feel like a lonely path, but Boone County is home to hundreds of successful entrepreneurs who are willing to connect with you about business. We can help introduce you to business mentors that are willing to offer a bit of their time and wisdom. 

Programs to Help Grow Your Business


Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) helps strengthen Nebraska businesses for a healthy economy and prosperous communities. Certified consultants provide confidential, impartial services and educational opportunities for established and start-up business, researchers, entrepreneurs and professionals.

Rural Entrepreneur Assistance Program

The Rural Entrepreneur Assistance Program (REAP) offers help to entrepreneurs in many ways.

BCDA Loan Program

The BCDA Loan Program has proven to be especially advantageous to many local business owners. Leverage it by submitting your application.


Boone County is host to numerous properties that are ready for your business. Whether you are looking to start a new business or expand a current business, we are committed to helping you find the perfect location.

Search the most comprehensive database of available sites and buildings in Boone County.


The new year is upon us and it is the perfect time to sit down and evaluate what has been working for your small business over the last year(s) and what needs to be improved during this coming year. 

Of course, every business owner wants to see their business grow year after year, but that doesn’t just happen magically. True business growth happens with strategic plans and actionable steps. 

Here are six strategies to consider implementing in 2023 to help your Boone County business grow.

Join Us

BCDA meets on the second tuesday of every month

If you are interested in learning more about growing your business in Boone County, email us at to set up an appointment.