DOING BUSINESS

BECAUSE IT’S ABOUT TALENT.
BE DOWNTOWN.

A vibrant business community of more than 800 employers and growing. Companies of all types and sizes, Dayton’s home for startups and creative ventures, world-class colleges and universities, cutting-edge R&D, and more. Something different is happening downtown and now is the time to get down here.

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LATEST NEWS & EVENTS

REOPEN Downtown Dayton Grant Starts with $700K to Support Businesses >>MORE INFO
Link: Dayton Bike Share Unveils Upgrades, New App >>MORE INFO
Local Photographer Leases Downtown Space for New Studio >>MORE INFO
Indian Restaurant Announces New Downtown Dayton Location >>MORE INFO
Dayton Skincare Company to Open Downtown Storefront >>MORE INFO
Downtown Business Leaders Use OPEN* to Support Fellow Businesses >>MORE INFO
Weyland Ventures Makes Additional Acquisition in Oregon East Development >>MORE INFO
Oregon District Businesses Sharing Projects during Shutdown >>MORE INFO
OPEN* Downtown Keeps Community Updated on Current Business Info >>MORE INFO
Coffee Shop, Social Gathering Bar Signs as Latest Fire Blocks Tenant >>MORE INFO
Oregon District E-sports Cafe Launches Virtual League Ahead of Shop Opening >>MORE INFO
Sinclair Announces Future Presence in Dayton Arcade >>MORE INFO
Talbott Tower Owners Unveil Updates >>MORE INFO
Dayton Dragons Announce New Name for Stadium >>MORE INFO
Cincinnati Bell Donates Smart City Infrastructure for Oregon District WiFi >>MORE INFO
Downtown Company Partners with Air Force for Entrepreneurship Center >>MORE INFO

WHY DOWNTOWN DAYTON?

Why can’t the place you work also be a place that’s fun? Expand the walls of your office with the best dining, arts, and entertainment in the Dayton community. A downtown business address takes the work out of networking and makes it easy for you to transition between work and free time. Discover why more and more companies are locating downtown:

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BE CONNECTED

Downtown is for those who want to be connected – to their customers, to fellow collaborators, to their neighbors, to entertainment, to their community.

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SUPPORTIVE

Whether the focus is technology, professional services, or retail —downtown businesses are surrounded by a supportive community that wants to see them succeed.

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UNIQUE OFFICE SPACE

Have an office that reflects the creativity and originality of your organization – all at lease rates that are lower than the surrounding region.

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BE CENTRAL

At the center of the region’s transportation network, a downtown address makes it easy and cost effective for your clients, customers, and commuters to meet their daily business needs.

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URBAN AMENITIES

Our walk and bike friendly downtown makes it easy to access our amazing selection of restaurants, micro-breweries, fine arts, cultural institutions, entertainment, and all around fun.

HOW WE HELP DAYTON BUSINESSES

BUSINESS RESOURCES

Downtown leaders are ready to rally around you. Numerous resources are available downtown that will give your business a leg-up.
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COMMERCIAL SPACE

The DDP’s Business Development team offers assistance finding available office or first floor commercial space, at no cost to you.
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ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Downtown Dayton is the hub of the region’s entrepreneurial and creative ecosystem. Join the startup movement happening in our center city.
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DEVELOPER RESOURCES

With more than a billion dollars of projects completed and in the pipeline, downtown Dayton’s momentum is building.
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“There’s an aesthetic about being downtown, there’s the cobblestone, there’s the texture, and the different people that you see. Downtown is where I really want to be.”

-Jason Harrison
-Owner, Present Tense Fitness

The Oregon District

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INTERESTED IN LOCATING YOUR BUSINESS DOWNTOWN?

Contact AJ Ferguson from our team to learn more about the opportunities that await your business in downtown Dayton.