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The Perfect Fit

May 26, 2016

“(SBDC) assist with business plan structure and development. Assist with production process optimization. Assistance with packaging and more. Throughout, could not have asked for better service.”

Shawn Bearden graduated with an accounting degree from Angelo State University in 2013. Previous to that he served in the United States Navy and acquired management expertise.

Shawn came up with the idea of creating a line of gun holsters and knife sheath products that catered to the concealed carry and open carry market. He noticed that there was an inadequate supply of these products in the market. Soon after, Shawn entered the San Angelo Business Plan competition and won 2nd place among 19 contestants. He received assistance putting together his winning business plan from SBDC advisor James Leavelle along with the ASU College of Business student team for the Business Plan Competition, who worked under the SBDC Advisors.  

Shawn credits James with his success by saying… “assist with business plan structure and development. Assist with production process optimization. Assistance with packaging and more. Throughout, could not have asked for better service.”

Shawn expanded his business with the help of SBDC business advisor James Leavelle and created one job.

Economic Impact:

  • Business Expansion
  • 1 Job Created
  • 1 Job Retained
  • Owner’s Investment
  • Grant from the City of
    San Angelo Economic
    Development Corporation

Contact

Concho Valley
Tactical Supply

 

Shawn Bearden

Gun Holsters &
Knife Sheaths

P.O. Box 5393

San Angelo, TX 76902