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Hernandez Consulting, LLC
A growing management firm that specializes in government contracts needed to be better prepared for possible business interruptions and ready to implement a business continuity plan in the event the owner should suddenly be absent. In the tough world of … Continue reading →
Railway Equipment Services Inc.
Railway Equipment Services, a leading provider of railroad services and equipment in Louisiana, obtained an SBA loan to expand the business. As a result, Eddie Stokes was able to increase annual sales by $400,000. A sign in Eddie Stokes’ office … Continue reading →
Pat Roy Crane Enterprise, LLC.
With LSBDC assistance, Pat Roy secured $103,000 in financing and more than doubled his sales. Pat Roy first visited the Louisiana Small Business Development Center at Southern University in August 2007 when he made the decision to take his 20 … Continue reading →
Health-e Habits for Living
The Louisiana Small Business Development Center at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette helped Jill Hurley plan, build, brand and grow her business Health-e Habits for Living. Diets have come and gone over the decades but the solution for weight … Continue reading →
With assistance from the LSBDC Business Continuity Center at Nicholls State University Holly Ledger was able to start and expand the only 4D Ultrasound business in the Bayou Region. Peek-A-Boo Ultrasound is the first of its kind in the Bayou … Continue reading →
Tamales and More Restaurant
The LSBDC at NSU helped Glen Starks overcome numerous challenges and develop a three-phase project to open and expand Tamales and More Restaurant. Glen Starks is a true entrepreneur. He is driven by the challenge of creating a business from … Continue reading →