Business Assistance

We are here to help small businesses navigate their path to success and thrive in Hamilton County, Ohio. Whether you are a small business just getting started, or you are looking for ways to grow, we are here to help.

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We Are Here to Support

Adding Strength to Your Business

In addition to our services to Hamilton County, Alloy contracts with local communities to focus on their specific development issues. Alloy has acted as a full-service economic development consultant for many Hamilton County communities and can act on your behalf on all economic development matters.

Small Business Assistance

We are your source in Hamilton County for services to sustain and grow your business

One-on-One Coaching

Support for your Small Business

The Small Business Assistance Program from Alloy includes one-on-one coaching from an experienced business professional to help businesses refine plans, sharpen marketing, improve operations, grow and succeed. Business coaching can include assistance in the following areas:

  • Business Plan Development
  • Financial Connections
  • 1:1 Coaching
  • Connection to Services
  • Training
  • Business Analysis
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Hamilton County Small Business Office - powered by Alloy

Helping Small Businesses Sustain and Grow

Whether you are just getting started or focused on growth, the Hamilton County Small Business Office can help you connect to resources for business guidance, development, and certifications

Second Stage Growth Assistance

We have strategic growth programs to help your company scale and grow

Office of Innovation + Creativity

Strategic Growth Resources for your Business

We support companies that are embracing innovation to grow their businesses- powerhouses of job and revenue generation in Hamilton County, Ohio. The Office of Innovation + Creativity focuses on companies with revenues approaching $1M and up to $50M that employ roughly 10-100 employees. We support these companies through our partnership with Economic Gardening®, which connects companies with business tools typically only major corporations have the means to access.


SBA Lending Products

Whether you are looking to buy, build or refi, Alloy Commercial Capital is here to help you navigate the lending landscape. These are benefits of working with our team for your commercial real estate and equipment needs.

Commercial Capital Team

Other Business Services

We strengthen communities by retaining, expanding, and attracting new businesses to Hamilton County

Opportunity Zones

Innovative approach to long-term private sector investments in low-income urban and rural communities

Alloy Economic Development is dedicated to connecting investors and Opportunity Funds to projects and investment opportunities in Hamilton County’s 30 designated Opportunity Zones. We are your resource for navigating Hamilton County’s Opportunity Zones.

Tax Incentives and Taxes

Growth and Expansion Tools

Hamilton County businesses have access to tax incentives and taxation tools that support new and existing businesses. Our team is here to assist you in finding the right tools for growth and expansion.
Our economic development specialists take a white glove approach and build custom programs with community leaders. From ideation, to creation, to implementation, we build a lasting bond that will help you in a variety of ways.

Connect with one of our Economic Development specialists today

We are here to support and advise, give our team a call at 513-631-8292 or fill out our form.

“Alloy was able to take our strategic concept and support our efforts to bring it to life through tactical execution, from working with vendors and business owners to coordinating key partner meetings. Their involvement was a key to our success!”
Beth Robinson
President & CEO of the Uptown Consortium, Inc., and Alloy Board Member

Connect with a Coach

Complete our form to get in touch with our business coaching specialist, Caitlin Siegel Hartzler or email her at