About us

Helping small business succeed is our business. TEDCO can provide your start up or expanding small business with alternative financial resources, sound financial advice, and business acumen. These resources combined with hard work, fiscal responsibility, personal commitment and personal drive for entrepreneurial success will ensure profitability.

The Tampa Bay Economic Development Corporation was incorporated on January 31, 1983. On April 15, 1983, the U.S. Small Business Administration licensed TEDCO as a “certified development company” (CDC) in the SBA Section 504 Loan Program. The SBA Section 504 Loan Program is an economic development financing tool designed to stimulate private sector investments in long-term fixed assets.

TEDCO offers a variety of loan products and services that are tailor made for specific small business needs. The specific products and services incorporate basic and specialized approaches to small business problems.

The following are among the loan products available through TEDCO:

Small business owners are encouraged to contact us for assistance in starting or expanding a business. Our company can provide financing throughout Florida with an emphasis on serving the Greater Tampa Bay Area.