One of Stillwater’s strongest aspects is our deep commitment to entrepreneurship. As a very educated and young community, the city of Stillwater is dedicated to cultivating new business ideas, and turning them into successful and innovative businesses. Strong relationships between academic institutions, local businesses, and local organizations positions Stillwater as an entrepreneurial hub for motivated individuals to start their own business.
Local resources such as the Riata Center for Entrepreneurship at OSU, the Center for Business Development at Meridian Technology Center, the New Product Development Center at OSU, the Stillwater Chamber of Commerce, and several other organizations all enhance the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Stillwater. Many businesses have started and succeeded in Stillwater, and we can assure you that our city is dedicated to turning your idea into a business, or turning your existing business into a successful venture.