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Q: What is Business Retention/Expansion?
A: It is the effort to not only keep Fort Wayne-Allen County's existing employers here, but also expand their operations by either adding workforce, square feet or equipment to their facility.Q: What is the BizViz program?
A: BizViz is an economic development outreach program designed to help businesses in Fort Wayne-Allen County achieve their growth goals.
Q: Who is the BizViz team?
A: The BizViz team consists of the staff from the Fort Wayne-Allen County Economic Development Alliance. The Alliance is a private, not-for-profit organization that offers free services to businesses looking to expand in Fort Wayne-Allen County, Indiana.
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Q: How much does it cost?
A: Our services are free and everything that you share with us is completely confidential because we are a private organization. We are funded by the City of Fort Wayne, Allen County, Greater Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce and the Fort Wayne-Allen County Airport Authority and we function as the primary economic development agency in Allen County, connecting your business with government incentives to help you grow.
Q: How can you assist my business?
A: The Alliance is your convenient, single point of contact for assistance with:
- obtaining tax incentives, grants and workforce training funds
- acting as a liaison with local, regional, and state government agencies
- site location and building selection processes
- workforce and training needs
- development and construction permitting processes
Q: Can I request a BizViz?
A: Yes, we encourage you to contact us
whether you're looking to expand operations or not. We want to get to know your businesses - your struggles, wishes and expectations. If you are planning to expand, calling us right away will help you obtain incentives from the goverment that you might otherwise miss out on.