Great Plains Development, Inc.

GPDI assists start-up & existing businesses through the process to secure funding from the most appropriate sources & assists county & city governments with infrastructure projects.


GPDI provides assistance in the preparation of business plans, prepares loan applications using federal, state, county, city, investment groups & in-house sources; makes direct loans with in-house funds; administers many county, city & investment business funding programs as well as in-house programs; prepares applications & administers grants for county & city infrastructure & economic development projects using federal & state programs; & continuous updating of a comprehensive economic development strategic plan for our district. GPDI has developed valuable partnerships with many agencies & refers clients to these agencies for specific assistance.

Services Provided

Advocacy & Public Policy

  • Community Involvement
  • Federal Business Issues
  • Kansas Business Issues
  • Small Business Issues
  • Women’s Business Issues

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting & Development
  • Business Plan Training
  • Market Research

Financial Resources & Assistance

  • Assistance in Finding Debt Funding
  • Assistance in Finding Government Funding
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Consulting
  • Energy Loan Fund
  • Loan Packaging
  • Loan Providers
  • Tax Credit Assistance
  • Technology Grants

Networking Organizations

  • Small Business/General

Economic & Property Development

  • Economic Forecast
  • State Tax Credit and Assistance

Tax Services

  • State Tax Credit Information & Assistance


  • Bookkeeping
  • Business Plan
  • Cash Flow Projections
  • Financial Statements


  • Franchise Selection
Contact Information
Bob Wetmore
100 Military Plaza, Suite 128
P.O. Box 1116
Dodge City, KS 67801
(620) 225-6051