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Oklahoma Economic Development Directory

OK Statewide Economic Development Agencies

Oklahoma Department of Commerce
Sandy Pratt, CEcD
Deputy Director
900 North Stiles Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK USA 73104
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OK Utilities

American Electric Power (AEP), Public Service Company of Oklahoma
Janet Smith
Manager, Economic Development
212 East Sixth Street
Tulsa, OK USA 74119
OG&E Electric Services
Richard Cornelison
Economic Development Project Manager
P.O. Box 321, MC 206
Oklahoma City, OK USA 73101-0321

OK Regional Economic Development Agencies

MidAmerica Industrial Park
Don Berger
Marketing Director
P.O. Box 945
Pryor Creek, OK USA 74362-0945
MidAmerica is the largest industrial park in Oklahoma; one of the top ten in size nationally. Our competitive advantages include a central location, extremely low utility rates, a talented workforce and a focus on your bottom line by reducing your operating costs by 20-70 percent.
Bartlesville Regional Chamber of Commerce
Shane Frye
P. O. Box 2366
Bartlesville, OK USA 74005
PREDCI (Panhandle Regional Economic Development Coalition Inc.)
Betty L. Mosburg
Executive Director
802 Northeast 6th Street
Guymon, OK USA 73942
Rural Enterprises of Oklahoma, Inc.
Will Hutchinson
Program Manager
P.O. Box 1335
Durant, OK USA 74702-1335
Tri-County Indian Nations Community Development Corporation
Amy Elliott
P.O. Box 1524
Ada, OK USA 74821-1524

OK County Economic Development Agencies

Major County Economic Development Corporation
Mark Stubsten
Chairman, Business Incubator
P.O. Box 303, 2004 Commerce Street
Fairview, OK USA 73737
Rogers County Industrial Development Authority
Don Cochren
Executive Director
P.O. Box 606
Claremore, OK USA 74018

OK City Economic Development Agencies

Claremore Industrial & Economic Development Authority
Tim Hight
Executive Director
2000 University Drive, Suite 2
Claremore, OK USA 74017
Duncan Area Economic Development Foundation
Lyle L. Roggow
2124 North Highway 81
Duncan, OK USA 73533
Greater Oklahoma City Partnership
Robin Roberts Krieger
Executive Vice President, Economic Development
123 Park Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK USA 73102
Greater Oklahoma City: a 10-county region that’s near the markets and workforce you’re looking for. Our workforce and collaborative, diverse business environment are our greatest assets. Come check us out!
Tulsa Metro Chamber
Jim Fram
Senior Vice President, Economic Development
2 West Second Street, Suite 150
Tulsa, OK USA 74103
Tulsa, Oklahoma is an innovative, growing region that perfectly balances convenience and affordability with the advantages of a skilled workforce, central location, excellent quality of life and pro-business atmosphere.
Ada Jobs Foundation
Michael Southard, AICP
President & CEO
209 West Main
Ada, OK USA 74820
Ardmore Chamber of Commerce & Development Authority
Wes Stucky
Executive Director
410 West Main, P.O. Box 1585
Ardmore, OK USA 73402-1585
Blackwell Industrial Authority
Nancy Thompson
Executive Assistant
120 South Main, P.O. Box 150
Blackwell, OK USA 74631-0230
Broken Arrow Area Chamber of Commerce
Wes Smithwick
President & CEO
123 North Main
Broken Arrow, OK USA 74012
City of Del City Department of Economic Development
Geranium Carrington
3701 SE 15th Street
Del City, OK USA 73115

City of Weatherford, Economic Development Department
Bill Shonley
522 West Rainey, P.O. Box 569
Weatherford, OK USA 73096-0569
Collinsville Chamber of Commerce
Wanda Nyberg
Executive Secretary
1023 West Main, P.O. Box 245
Collinsville, OK USA 74021-0245
Cushing Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Brent Thompson
1307 East Main Street
Cushing, OK USA 74023
Davenport Chamber of Commerce Steve Guest
P.O. Box 66
Davenport, OK USA 74026-0066
Durant Area Chamber of Commerce
Janet Reed
Executive Director
215 North Fourth Avenue
Durant, OK USA 74701
Edmond Economic Development Authority
Janet Yowell
Executive Director
825 East 2nd Street, Suite 200
Edmond, OK USA 73034
Elk City Area, Economic Development Department
Guy Hylton
City Manager
P.O. Box 1100
Elk City, OK USA 73648
Enid Regional Development Alliance
Brent Kisling
Executive Director
2020 Willow Run, Suite 135
Enid, OK USA 73703
Kingfisher Chamber of Commerce
Judy Whipple
123 West Miles Avenue
Kingfisher, OK USA 73750
Lawton/Ft. Sill Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Dana Davis
President & CEO
629 SW C Avenue, Suite A, P.O. Box 1376
Lawton, OK USA 73502-1376
McAlester Economic Development Service
Jim Mills
Executive Director
P.O. Box 3190
McAlester, OK USA 74502
Miami Area Economic Development Service, Inc.
Judee Snodderly, EDFP
Executive Director
2 North Main Street, Suite 601
Miami, OK USA 74354-6342
Midwest City Chamber of Commerce
Bonnie Cheatwood
Executive Director
5905 Trosper Road, P.O. Box 10980
Midwest City, OK USA 73140
Moore Economic Development Authority
Deidre Ebrey
Director, Economic Development
301 North Broadway
Moore, OK USA 73160
Muskogee Development Corporation
Leisha Haworth
Executive Director
216 West Okmulgee
Muskogee, OK USA 74401-7032
Norman Economic Development Coalition, Inc.
Don Wood, CEcD
Executive Director
710 Asp Avenue, Suite 100
Norman, OK USA 73069
Okmulgee Area Development Corporation
John D. Roberson
Economic Development Director
111 East 4th Street, P.O. Box 250
Okmulgee, OK USA 74447
Perry Chamber of Commerce
Brett Powers
300 North 7th Street
Perry, OK USA 73077
Ponca City Development Authority
Tim Burg
Assistant Director
102 South Fifth Street, Suite 3
Ponca City, OK USA 74601
Seminole Chamber of Commerce
Amy Britt
Executive Director
326 East Evans, P.O. Box 1190
Seminole, OK USA 74868-1190
Shawnee Economic Development Foundation
Tim Burg
Executive Director
131 North Bell, Suite 208
Shawnee, OK USA 74801
Stillwater Chamber of Commerce
Lyndsey Heard
Executive Assistant to Economic Development
409 South Main Street, P.O. Box 1687
Stillwater, OK USA 74076-1687
Talihina Chamber of Commerce
Vera Nelson
Executive Director
900 2nd Street, Suite 12
Talihina, OK USA 74571
Tecumseh Chamber of Commerce
Autumn Brown
Executive Director
114 North Broadway (City Hall Building)
Tecumseh, OK USA 74873
Tonkawa Chamber of Commerce
Kurt Campbell
100 East Grand Avenue, Suite A
Tonkawa, OK USA 74653
Wagoner Area Chamber of Commerce
Meredith Zehr
Executive Director
301 South Grant Street
Wagoner, OK USA 74467
Waurika Chamber of Commerce
Brad Scott
P.O. Box 366
Waurika, OK USA 73573
580-228-3533 or 580-228-2081
Waynoka Chamber of Commerce
Wayne LaMunyon
P.O. Box 173
Waynoka, OK USA 73860-9801
Woodward Chamber of Commerce
C.J. Montgomery
1006 Oklahoma Avenue, P.O. Box 1026
Woodward, OK USA 73802-1026
Woodward Industrial Foundation
LaVern W. Phillips
P.O. Box 1026
Woodward, OK USA 73802-1026
Wynnewood Chamber of Commerce
Cletues Dixon
Chamber Manager
P.O. Box 616
Wynnewood, OK USA 73098
Yukon Chamber of Commerce
Sandy Meier
Executive Director
510 Elm Avenue
Yukon, OK USA 73099-2525
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Oklahoma State Incentives

The QUALITY JOBS 10-YEAR CASH INCENTIVE provides cash payments of up to 5 percent of new payroll for up to 10 years. To qualify, the company must have an average county wage or $29,745, whichever is lower, achieve $2.5M annual payroll within 3 years, and offer basic health insurance. Target industries include: manufacturing, R&D including wind power manufacturing, corporate services, and data centers.

INVESTMENT/NEW JOBS TAX CREDIT PACKAGE: The program allows a company to choose between a tax credit based on investment or new employees. The 5-year tax credit applies to the greater of 1 percent per year of investment in new depreciable property of $500 per new employee and the credit doubles in Enterprise Zones and if the investment exceeds $40 million. Target industries include manufacturing and aircraft maintenance operations.

The 21ST CENTURY QUALITY JOBS 10-YEAR CASH BACK INCENTIVE requires at least 10 full-time jobs at an annual average wage of the lesser of $94,418 or 300 percent of the county’s average wage. It allows a net benefit rate of up to 10 percent of payroll for up to 10 years. To qualify, out-of-state sales must be at least 50 percent. Target industries include: knowledge-based service industries, including professional, scientific and technical services; music, film and performing arts; and specialty hospitals.

The PRIMEWIN PRIME CONTRACTOR INCENTIVE allows federal prime contractors to be paid for jobs and payroll created by both the prime contractor and a qualifying subcontractor. This incentive offers a cash rebate of up to 2 percent of the Oklahoma workforce loaded labor cost and cash incentives paid quarterly for up to 10 years. OSU-UML, as contract verifier, certifies the qualified labor hours performed under a qualifying federal contract.


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