The Pawhuska Business Development Center is designed to generate economic development in Pawhuska and Osage County. The primary focuses of the 20,000 square foot facility are to provide incubator services in addition to classroom, meeting and conference room space for the area.

The incubator services are managed by Tri County Tech’s business enterprise, The Strategy Center. The facility has five industrial bays, 10 office spaces, two classrooms, and one conference room that can be scheduled for use by incubator clients and members of the community.

Business Incubator Services

There is a growing demand for expanded services to the largest business demographic in the area, which is comprised of companies that employ 1-25 employees. Office, manufacturing and warehousing space is available to aid the growth and development of a new business. The purpose of the business incubator is to assist businesses in their “startup” stage. We focus on helping business thrive, which strengthens the economy and improves the quality of life in our community. For a list of offerings, click here

Professional services for incubator clients include:

  • Startup Business Training
  • Small Business Management
  • Industry Training
  • Management Development
  • Workshops and Seminars
  • Manufacturing Alliance

The primary goal of the facility is to be the area’s first choice for entrepreneurs, businesses, and individuals seeking assistance in the following areas: customized training, community education classes, business consultations and startup information. The PBDC is the go-to resource for the community and intends to energize economic growth and sustainability within the county.

Cindy Helmer, the PBDC Site Coordinator, serves as the central resource for the PBDC. Cindy is available to assist in the coordination, scheduling, and communications for the facility, including the needs of incubator clients as well as the general public.

Cindy Helmer
1225 Virginia Short Street
Pawhuska, OK 74056
918.287.3357

Community Education Classes

Have fun crafting, learning a new skill, or exploring a new hobby. There is a full line-up of exciting community education classes offered at the Pawhuska Business Development Center.

Click here for the full listing.

Testing in Pawhuska

Testing at the Pawhuska Business Development Center is available from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on the first Monday of the month except on holidays. We offer a wide variety of industry testing services as well as our program admissions testing ACCUPLACER*, and State Merit testing. If you have questions about our testing services, please contact Tonya Anna.

Tonya Anna
1225 Virginia Short Street
Pawhuska, OK 74056
918.331.3226.

*The ACCUPLACER testing fee is $20.00 for adult and $10.00 for high school students, which is payable at time of testing (cash, money order, check, MasterCard, or Visa).

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