Spotlighted Projects and Industry Updates


OSDC helps businesses obtain fixed asset financing for expansion while managing their growth and navigating through changes in their industries. How did OSDC help a business in your industry? Click on a story below to find out.

Healing Hands

Healing Hearts will have more room to expand and continue its battle against Opiod Addiction, thanks in part to an SBA 504 loan from OSDC and Richland Bank. You can find out more about how Healing Hearts is benfiting the lives in Mansfield, Ohio here.

Advanced Biological Marketing

Advanced Biological Marketing was recently awarded a Small Business Innovation Research grant from the National Science Foundation to develop a new class of biorational chemicals. Advanced Biological Marketing was both an SBA 504 and an ODSA 166 borrower. Read more about the award here.

OSDC Borrower Continues to Expand

UMD Automated Systems is located in Fredericktown, Ohio. They recently broke ground on a new engineering office addition to their current facility. Unique Metal Designs has been creating mechanical systems for material handling and manufacturing since they were founded in 1996 by Don & Laura Rogers. Ohio Statewide Development Corporation was proud to partner with […]

Taking a Risk

U.S. Small Business Administrator, Linda McMahon, has learned that a path to success often starts by taking a risk “usually against the odds and against the advice of others”. Administrator McMahon recently participated in a White House panel on empowering women with United Nations Ambassador, Nikki Haley, Education Secretary, Betsy DeVos, and Seema Verma, Administrator […]

West Roofing Systems, Inc.

315 Commerce Drive, LaGrange, Ohio West Roofing Systems, Inc. is a roofing contractor, specializing in the application of spray polyurethane foam (SPF) roofing systems that waterproof, insulate, and protect commercial and industrial buildings. The business is located in LaGrange, Ohio and serves customers within a 300 mile radius. Ohio Statewide Development Corporation provided an Ohio 166  […]

Springhill Suites

2663 Fairfield Commons Drive, Beavercreek, Ohio Har Bhatnagar has owned and operated hotels in Ohio since 1983.  Har’s electrical engineering degree and experience were invaluable to ensuring his success in lodging construction and operations. Har’s new hotel is a ground up construction of a 118 room Springhill Suites by Marriott on a 2.037 acre site that […]

Linda McMahon nominated to head Small Business Administration

Linda McMahon, co-founder of World Wrestling Entertainment, has been nominated to head the Small Business Administration under President-Elect Trump. As the chief executive officer of WWE, she led the company’s product licensing efforts related to action figures and consumer products, managed international growth of the company and took the company public according to her Linked-in […]

OSDC Borrower, Acoustic Ceiling & Partition of Ohio, places Second on Columbus Business First’s Fast 50

Acoustic Ceiling & Partition of Ohio supplies and installs all types of acoustic and specialty ceilings. Job sizes range from single room applications to over 500,000 s.f. facilities. In early 2016, the company purchased a building in Westerville, Ohio that provided increased space and an improved location to better serve the company’s rapid expansion – […]

Zip Tool & Die Co., Inc.

12200 Sprecher Avenue Cleveland, OH 44135 Zip Tool & Die is a small tool & die shop in Cleveland, Ohio that was founded in 1968. When the founding owner decided to retire, the company’s continued existence was uncertain. Through the assistance of Buckeye Community Bank and Ohio Statewide Development Corporation, a new owner was able […]