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  • Danny Nuñez
    Engine Pro Machine LLC

    Erickson assisted Danny and Lucy in putting together a business plan and financial projections to submit to the BREP program, which let them see the projected numbers for their new revenue stream. Danny and Lucy were very pleased with the assistance, as was Bob with the BREP program.  

  • Feliciano & Priscilla Hernandez
    Shine Bright Lube Center & Car Wash, LLC

    “The advising team met with Feliciano and conducted a brainstorming session to help him find answers about human resources and price strategy.”

  • Chris & Cheryl Deleon
    Fitness: 1440

    “Dezaray and SBDC have been awesome with help and following up with us every step of the way. We greatly appreciate everything they have done!” 

  • Lori Matus
    Concho Valley Qualified Traffic Services

    “The client learned that their services are not required to charge a sales tax per the state regulations.”

  • Sheila Whitlock
    Adventurous Embroidery

    Sheila stated that the “SBDC helped secure grant monies for expanding my business and moving to main street.”

  • Ruthie Sepeda
    Lone Star Gallery

    “Dezaray Johnson has been instrumental in helping my business thrive.”

  • Jason Fernandez
    Fernandez Salsa

     “Mr. James Leavelle with the SBDC has been very helpful with my Fernandez Salsa business.  The preparation of my business plan showed me the potential of where I can get my business to (ex. Stores, and distributors).  They also gave me leads on where I can get help with the exportation of my business.”

  • Adrian Soto
    Senor Changs

    SBDC helped him create a business plan to secure a loan with the bank as well as helped transition his business from a mobile model to a working restaurant model.

  • John Karcher
    The Deadhorse Live Music Venue

    “ Mr. Leavelle helped do my LLC and was immaculate at teaching the classes I took for the certification program gave me a huge insight to taking over the business as well as helping me understand the business aspect of things I was aware of.  Couldn’t have done it without!”

  • Brandie & Jason Bomer
    Rogue Kitchen

    “We were lost but was found with Dezaray and the SBDC! We have more confidence knowing we have help whenever we need! Looking forward to growing with them!” If you have not had the chance, stop on by and dine in or carry out one of their tasty meals!

  • Elizabeth Gonzales
    Elizabeth Gonzales, LLC

    James at the SBDC helped to educate my husband and me on understanding the ins and outs of starting my own business and did it professionally and courteously.”

  • Lee and Kary Warden
    Buster’s Laundry

    “The SBDC is a wonderful organization. Dezaray is a wonderful person very helpful in every aspect of what we needed. Look forward to working with her in the future.” 

  • Jo Griffin
    Concho Valley Catering

    “The guidance provided has been wonderful. The step by step guide to setting up a business is wonderful.”

  • Cynthia & Michael Mitchell
    WBF Mobile Window Tinting

    “The SBDC were instrumental in assisting us in starting our business. Their direction and instructions made the process easy. They’re such a great friendly team.”

  • William Narro
    Auto Pro’s Body Shop LLC

    “James Leavelle and the SBDC were instrumental in getting our SBA loan approved and our LLC formed and things moving in the right direction.  Highly recommend their services!”

  • Randy & Margie Kiser
    3 Nail Ironware

    “We have been very satisfied with the SBDC. We started with them 28 years ago and they helped build our business as Kiser Iron Works. We decided to start a new business or change our business model form Custom to Retail, we have now changed over to 3 Nail Ironware and they have been very helpful in branding, marketing and addressing problems we locate as they arise.”

  • Carl & Amy Perez
    Rock Your World, LLC

    It would not be enough to say that the SBDC “Helped us,” we believe they invested their time, knowledge and talents into helping us realize our potential and are willing to assure our success.”  

  • Eric Walker
    Double U Trucking, LLC

    “James has helped me restructure my business plan and smoothly expedited my company’s startup. I would recommend him to anyone.”

  • Melanie Baumgartner
    Angelo Kidney Connection, PLLC

    “Melanie expansion goal is growing into new “Home” Dialysis Market: plans to partner with large SNF Corp. located in multi-centers in Texas to provide dialysis. Seeking expansion in local market & employee growth.”

  • Danny Nuñez
    Engine Pro Machine LLC

    Erickson assisted Danny and Lucy in putting together a business plan and financial projections to submit to the BREP program, which let them see the projected numbers for their new revenue stream. Danny and Lucy were very pleased with the assistance, as was Bob with the BREP program.  

  • Tiffany Ohman
    New Roots Senior Transition Specialists

    “SBDC advisors have assisted me in my website design and our online presence.  We are adding to our staff in 2018 in order to handle the demands of future business.”  

  • Jason Bradley
    RDI Fabricators

    “Mr. Leavelle helped in giving the resources needed to make a presentation to the bank and to Mr. Dicke in order to receive financing.”  Jason is now the 100% owner of the business.

  • Billy Dale
    Big Hungry Cafe

    “The SBDC employee has been a great asset to my business. Helping in all aspects without the help I might not have made it. I am still not over the hump but feel like with continued help, I will succeed.”

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