South Dakota Technology Business Center

The SDTBC Accelerator was a thought provoking and game changing experience for me, without it I wouldn't have the focus and clarity that I have today.

Amos Kittelson

Sidewalk Technologies

We are dedicated to providing a supportive environment for new and early-stage businesses, helping them to create and develop innovative technologies that will shape the future of South Dakota.

Rich Naser - Director

SD Technology Business Center

The Technology Business Center is where DocuTAP was able to establish the necessary foundation for building a business. The staff was instrumental in providing more than just a building and services. They were able to provide DocuTAP with relationships and networking opportunities that enabled our company to be as successful as it is today.

Eric McDonald-CEO, Founder


The SDTBC has been instrumental to DataSync through many transitions. SDTBC staff have provided us valuable services, resources, and infrastructure that have helped us grow and innovate.

Mike Vetter - CEO, Founder


The affordability of space at SDTBC along with the services that come with locating here have been a large factor in the success of Chenega Logistics in its first 3+ years of business.

Joe Collette - Former Director of Compliance

Chenega Logistics, LLC

Recent News

OmegaQuant completes successful stay at SDTBC

Dr. Bill Harris is sometimes referred to as the “Codfather.” The amusing nickname fits because he is a pioneer researcher and leading authority in the study of using Omega-3 fatty acid from fish to provide health benefits for people. Harris is also the president, chief executive officer and founder of OmegaQuant, the newest graduate of… Read more »

SDTBC expands leadership team

Tom Stengrim is new vice president, point person for center Tom Stengrim, an entrepreneur and U.S. Navy officer from rural Harrisburg, S.D., has been hired to fill the newly created position of vice president at the South Dakota Technology Business Center in Sioux Falls. “I envision Tom to be the face of the SDTBC and leading the implementation of the organization’s new strategic plan,”… Read more »

Entrepreneurs sought for 2015 Accelerator Challenge

A proven program for fast-tracking company start-ups and entrepreneurial launches is seeking its next group of business ideas. Through April 20, the South Dakota Technology Business Center (SDTBC) is accepting applications for the 2015 Accelerator Challenge. The program is sponsored by SDTBC with Forward Sioux Falls, the Governor’s Office of Economic Development, the US Small… Read more »

Credentialing specialist launches medical service

Lavonne J. McKee felt a calling to work in the health-care industry. She responded by starting a business that helps doctors acquire, update, organize, share and securely store credential-related documents. McKee owns and operates Credentialing USA Inc., or CUSA, a startup business in Sioux Falls that recently completed testing its electronic platform and began offering… Read more »

SDTBC Clients featured in Minnesota article

Local Focus: South Dakota, a business-friendly neighbor The Mount Rushmore State might lack Minnesota’s economic power, but it’s got innovative startups and a favorable climate for commerce BY DAN EMERSON 01-19-2015