Business Development Center
Welcome to the Business Development Center for the
Downtown Cleveland Alliance!
Are you looking to take your business to the next
Are you wondering how to take advantage of the tremendous
growth of the Downtown Cleveland area?
Are you wondering where you should turn to get the
information you need to make the move?
Look no further than the Business Development Center!
We are your go-to location to help you navigate the Downtown
real estate market. From the Downtown Cleveland Alliance Ambassador
Program, to the City Advocate Initiative, to the wide variety of
community events that we offer, the Business Development Center is
yet another service to enhance the Downtown Cleveland
We work with property owners, real estate brokers, the City of
Cleveland and many other public and private partners to attract and
retain businesses to our vibrant city.
Our mission is simple. Simplify the process.
The Business Development Center provides a premiere service to
business owners, brokers and property owners.
The goals of the Business Development Center are to:
- Identify growing businesses and attract them to the downtown
area, as well as ensure the satisfaction of current tenants
with their Downtown Cleveland address;
- Serve as a connector for resources including potential
government grants, loans, tax credits and other assistance.
We also will help you navigate the process of bringing your
business to Downtown Cleveland;
- Be a destination for information including free,
customized market research including new developments, Downtown
Cleveland Market statistics and site selection assistance. We
constantly meet with property owners and brokers to ensure you have
the best information available to make your personnel
When you work with the Business Development Center, rest assured
that you not only have the support of our organization, but a
tireless advocate that constantly works to ensure the success and
viability of our Downtown Cleveland community.
Downtown Cleveland is on the move. What are you waiting for?
The Business Development Center Team
Vice President, Business Services and Legal Affairs
Manager of Business Relations
William Tarter Jr.
Manager of Business Research and Communications