DeSoto champions entrepreneurs, so the Economic Development Corporation works to help small businesses succeed and grow. We provide resources, training and guidance to the many creative, energetic people who are ready to make the leap to successful business owner.
Small Business Support
Resources for Small Businesses
North Texas Small Business Development Center
SCORE Small Business Mentor Resources
Texas Small Business Guide
Texas Small Business Programs
Start a Business in Texas
Texas Business Permit Assistance Office
Texas Workforce Commission Skills for Small Business Program
U.S. Small Business Association
Office of the Governor’s Small Business Handbook
There is no better example of our commitment than our public-private partnership that created the Grow DeSoto Market Place small business incubator. This unique 26,000-square-foot space houses restaurants, retail spaces and a shared workspace.
Visit Grow DeSoto Market Place to learn more about this unique concept that caters to startups.