Helping to Connect You with Trusted Resources

The Plano Chamber of Commerce can help to point you in the right direction. See below for a list of tools to guide you from start to finish. Use these in addition to the numerous resources offered by the Plano Chamber.

Starting and Managing Your Business

Are you thinking about starting a business? If so, you may have questions about everything from writing a business plan to industry best practices. Below are some great resources to help you get started.

Business and Leadership Coaches
U.S. Small Business Administration
Business Advice from SCORE.org

Marketing Your Business

If you’re interested in different options for marketing your business, check out some of these great resources for everything from social media to advertising to networking.

Advertising and Media Professionals
Marketing Basics from SCORE.org
How to Do a 30 Second Commercial
Networking Best Practices

Funding Your Business

Understanding your options for capital can be tricky. Here are a few resource to help you navigate the process:

Finance and Insurance Professionals
Small Business Loans and Grants
Money Management from SCORE.org
Financial Education and Access from PeopleFund.org
Financial Tools from Accion.org

Continuing Education

Knowledge is power, and you must continue to learn. Take advantage of the Plano Chamber’s Success in Business Seminars and other webinar resources below.

U.S. Small Business Administration Learning Center
Online Workshops from SCORE.org

Other Online Resources

Historically Underutilized Business (HBU) Program
Women & Minority Owned Business Certification
Texas Incubators
Better Business Bureau
Veteran Business Development Resources

Government Resources

Plano City Hall – (972) 941-7000
1520 Avenue K, Plano, TX 75074

City of Plano Economic Development – (972) 208-8300
5601 Granite Pkwy., Suite 310, Plano, TX 75024

Plano Economic Development offers an integrated approach of programs and services to support the creation of new businesses, the expansion and retention of existing businesses within the City of Plano, and the attraction of companies that offer high impact jobs and share the community’s values.

To learn more about Plano Economic Development, visit our Plano Economic Development page or visit their website.

City of Plano Planning Department – (972) 941-7151
1520 K Avenue, Suite 250, Plano, TX 75074

Collin County Commissioners Court – (972) 424-1460 ext. 4631
2300 Bloomdale Rd., Suite 4192, McKinney, TX 75071

Tax Assessor/Collector – (972) 881-3010

Veterans Services – (972) 881-3060

TX Alcoholic Beverage Commission

Questions? Email the Plano Chamber or call (972) 424-7547, ext. 200 for additional resources.

 


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Take advantage of the added strength and knowledge that you need to place your company in the forefront of your industry. The endless benefits of becoming a Chamber member are designed to help you grow your business to success.

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