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Entrepreneurial Development Center, Inc. (EDC, Inc.)

EDC is a full service business accelerator providing hands-on mentoring, resource navigation, and networking / educational programs.

About

EDC is a full service business accelerator providing hands-on mentoring, resource navigation, and networking / educational programs.

Services

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting, Development and Review
  • Business Plan Training
  • Census Data
  • Feasibility Studies
  • International Market Research
  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research

Economic and Site Development

  • Consulting
  • Economic Forecasting

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Assistance in Finding Debt Funding
  • Assistance in Finding Equity Funding
  • Assistance in Finding Government Funding
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Consulting
  • Energy Loan Fund
  • Equity Providers
  • Financial Assistance for International Trade Shows
  • Loan Providers
  • Technology Grants

Human Resources

  • Employee Development
  • Hiring, Retention & Education
  • Policies & Procedures

Libraries and Research Organizations

  • Business Research Resources

Management Issues and Training

  • General Employment Law Advice
  • Human Resources
  • Insurance Information
  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Mentoring
  • Recruiting Assistance

Manufacturing, High Tech, Life Sciences Development

  • High Tech Development
  • Life Sciences Development
  • Manufacturing Development

Marketing/Sales

  • Advertising
  • Brochure Design
  • Census Data
  • Competitive Analysis
  • E-Commerce
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Market Plan Development
  • Research (Domestic Markets)
  • Research (International Markets)
  • Student Provided Research
  • Web Site Development

Product Development

  • Auditing
  • Patent Information
  • Product Design & Development
  • Prototype Development

Regulatory Compliance

  • Advising

Starting a Business

  • Business Research
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Forming a Business
  • Startup Business Counseling

Tax Services

  • State Tax Credit Information & Assistance

Technical Assistance

  • Commercialization
  • Computerized Bookkeeping (installation & training)
  • Technology Transfer
  • Website Development

Training

  • Annual Budget
  • Bookkeeping
  • Business Management
  • Business Plan
  • Cash Flow Projections
  • E-Commerce: Doing Business on the Web
  • Financial Resources for Non-Retail Business
  • Financial Statements
  • Pre-Business Planning
  • Topics Related to Developing & Maintaining a Small Business
Primary ContactCurt Nelson
Address230 2nd Street SE
Suite 212
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
Phone(319) 369-4955
Fax(319) 832-1481