New Braunfels and Seguin Success Stories

  • Meet Kevin and Kate Arp, co-owners of K2 Culinary, a catering company in Wimberley, Texas. Kevin and Katie saw early success after opening for business. K2 Culinary had its first catering gig at the Bulverde Activity Center for the “Un-wine’d” Fundraiser. K2 Culinary then catered the Leadership NJROTC Training at Smithson Valley High School, serving over 100 cadets and 14 instructors.

    Meet Kevin and Kate Arp, co-owners of K2 Culinary

    K2 Culinary, a catering company, serves Wimberley, Texas and the surrounding area including Bulverde and Spring Branch. Kevin and Katie established their business in 2008 and expanded into the Wimberley area in early Spring of 2018. Kevin and Katie saw early success after opening for business. K2 Culinary had its first catering gig at the Bulverde Activity Center for the “Un-wine’d” Fundraiser. K2 Culinary then catered the Leadership NJROTC Training at Smithson Valley High School, serving over 100 cadets and 14 instructors.

    Kevin Arp chopping onions in the K2 Culinary kitchen

    Kevin Arp sautéing mushrooms in the K2 Culinary kitchen

    K2 Culinary doesn’t just cater large events, they will cater private dinner parties as well. You can find K2 Culinary at: www.facebook.com/k2culinary or by calling 512.644.0901

    Client Assistance:

    Kevin used the assistance of the New Braunfels Small Business Development Center and the Center’s Business Advisor, Larry New. Together, they worked on marketing and entity formation to include small business taxes and employment taxes.

    While working with UTSA Small Business Development Center Kevin was able to start their business, create 1 new job and increase their profits.

    We are proud to be a part of K2 Culinary’s success!


    Find the UTSA Small Business Development Center at 940 W. San Antonio Street in New Braunfels and call us at 830-214-6435.

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  • C. Kelly Family Clinic, PA was established in 2010 as a Professional Association by Dr. Cecily Kelly and her husband, Austin Kelly.

    Meet Dr. Cecily Kelly and her husband, Austin Kelly, of Kelly Family Clinic

    Kelly Family Clinic provides physician care and obstetrics serving the greater New Braunfels and Seguin area. They expanded their successful and growing business by purchasing a larger facility and hiring more physicians and staff. Kelly Family Clinic’s bright and talented physicians deliver full scope primary care. They treat patients ranging from newborn to seniors. In addition, they provide Obstetric Care (including Cesarean Sections) to women and perform minor Gynecological procedures. Listening and developing thriving, doctor-patient relationships is what matters most to them.
    You can find Kelly Family Clinic at: http://www.kellyfamilyclinic.com/ or by calling (830) 214-6411. They are located at 794 Generations Dr., New Braunfels, TX 78130.

    Dr. Cecily Kelly and Dr. Jessica Edwards, physicians at Kelly Family Clinic

    Client Assistance:

    Austin used the assistance of the New Braunfels Small Business Development Center and the Center’s Business Advisor, Larry New. Together, they worked on financial projections and a business plan.

    Austin said, “Larry New was able to provide assistance with explaining the process of the small business loan application and helping us form financial projections. He helped get our ideas into a commonly used format to tell our story effectively to the bank…He was instrumental in getting our expansion from an idea into reality.”

    While working with UTSA Small Business Development Center Cecily and Austin were able to expand their business, retain 11 jobs, create 2 new jobs and secure an SBA backed loan.

    We are proud to be a part of Kelly Family Clinic’s success!


    Find the UTSA Small Business Development Center at 940 W. San Antonio Street in New Braunfels and call us at 830-214-6435.

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  • Meet Laura Sagredo, owner of Glorious Medical Equipment, LLC, located in Fredericksburg, Texas.

    Meet Laura Sagredo, owner of Glorious Medical Equipment, LLC, located in Fredericksburg, Texas.

    Laura Sagredo took a leap of faith (with a lot of planning) to start Glorious Medical Equipment, LLC, in 2016, after working for many years in the Durable Medical Equipment (DME) industry. Laura has a strong desire to serve others and gets to work at what she loves by helping people who benefit from the use of specialized medical equipment. In addition to sales, service and rental of durable medical equipment, Laura is also a certified mastectomy fitter and compression garment fitter. The knowledgeable staff at Glorious Medical Equipment assists patients in understanding Medicare, Medicaid, CHIPS, managed care, and private insurance coverage in obtaining the optimal reimbursement for equipment. Keeping pace with the changes in healthcare is and can be difficult. The staff are and will remain committed to keeping pace with the everyday changing guidelines in all areas of reimbursement. They are committed to providing personalized service.

    Glorious Medical Equipment offers years of experience which ensures patients are getting the best possible service for their medical equipment needs. They are dedicated to providing the highest quality of service and supplies to their customers.

    You can find Glorious Medical Equipment at: https://www.gloriousmedicalequipment.com/ , via email at gloriousmedicalequipment@gmail.com; or by phone at: 830.992.3360

    Laura Sagredo, owner of Glorious Medical Equipment, LLC, adjusting a walker.

    Glorious Medical Equipment, LLC, located in Fredericksburg, Texas.

    Client Assistance:

    Laura used the assistance of the New Braunfels Small Business Development Center and the Center’s Business Advisor, Larry New. Together, they worked on business formation and financing and they continue to work on operations, inventory, sales tax, etc.

    While working with UTSA Small Business Development Center Laura was able to start her business, expand her business, create 2 jobs, and increase her sales.

    We are proud to be a part of Glorious Medical Equipment’s success!


    Find the UTSA Small Business Development Center at 940 W. San Antonio Street in New Braunfels and call us at 830-214-6435.

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  • Meet Janice Kingsbury, owner of Do New Braunfels Tours & Concierge Services located in New Braunfels, Texas

    Meet Janice Kingsbury and husband Tim, owner of Do New Braunfels Tours & Concierge Services.

    After retiring in 2009, Jan decided to start a walking tour business in New Braunfels. After much reading and research, she started Spass Walking Tours of New Braunfels in 2013. After guiding tours for many groups in New Braunfels, it became apparent that there is a demand for someone to provide additional services to visitors to the New Braunfels area, thus, Do New Braunfels was born!

    The mission of Do New Braunfels is to help visitors enjoy New Braunfels like a local, and to help locals enjoy their own city like a tourist! Do New Braunfels offers Excursions, Dining and Specialty Services. Spend a day on the river or at Schlitterbahn, make a trip out out to Natural Bridge Caverns and Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch, take a walking tour through Landa Park and enjoy a picnic lunch or wine and tapas, spend the day shopping for antiques, hop on a bus for winery or craft beer tour, or book a package including concert tickets for Whitewater Amphitheater and transportation, all details handled by Do New Braunfels.

    Do New Braunfels can help with suggestions for dining and can book reservations. They can also plan a progressive dinner evening for a group. Winery, craft beer and distillery tours including food and transportation can be arranged. Surprise your love with fresh flowers and a bottle of champagne waiting in your room, hire a local photographer for group or family photos, stock your condo or room with locally brewed beer and snacks, all details handled by Do New Braunfels.

    You can find Do New Braunfels Tours & Concierge Services at: http://donewbraunfels.com/, via email at: info@donewbraunfels.com, or by phone at: 830.387.1245

     

    Janice Kingsbury, owner of Do New Braunfels Tours & Concierge Services, conducting a tour.

    Janice Kingsbury, owner of Do New Braunfels Tours & Concierge Services, conducting a tour.

    Client Assistance:

    Jan used the assistance of the New Braunfels Small Business Development Center and the Center’s Business Advisor, Larry New. Together, they worked on business formation, marketing, sales tax, and personnel issues.

    Jan said, ““Larry New was helpful in answering some specific questions about structure of my business & earning needed quarters to qualify for social security.”

    While working with UTSA Small Business Development Center Jan was able to start her business, expand her business, create 2 jobs, and increase her sales.

    We are proud to be a part of Do New Braunfels Tours & Concierge Services’ success!


    Find the UTSA Small Business Development Center at 940 W. San Antonio Street in New Braunfels and call us at 830-214-6435.

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  • Meet Arcadio “Aggie” Aguilar, owner of Skyview Studios, LLC located in Schertz, Texas.

    Meet Arcadio "Aggie" Aguilar, owner of Skyview Studios, LLC located in Schertz, Texas. 

    Aggie Aguilar loves flying drones and decided to turn that passion into a business with Skyview Studios, LLC after retiring from the U.S. Air Force. He is a licensed FAA Part 107 Drone Pilot and offers aerial photography and videos, 3D mapping, vegetation health, elevation roof inspections for real estate and other services that can be provided by his drones.

    You can find Skyview Studios online at https://www.skyview-studios.com/, via email at arcadio.aguilar@skyview-studios.com or by calling 210-823-3054.

    Drone Photo of House by Skyview Studios, LLC

    Drone Photo of House by Skyview Studios, LLC

    Drone Photo of House by Skyview Studios, LLC

    Client Assistance:

    Aggie used the assistance of the New Braunfels Small Business Development Center and the Center’s Business Advisor, Larry New. Together, they worked on business entity formation, target marketing and growth plans.

    Aggie said, “Larry New provided expert professional advice that provided Skyview Studios LLC with the help to start off right.”

    While working with UTSA Small Business Development Center Aggie was able to start his business, create 1 new job, and increase his sales.

    We are proud to be a part of Skyview Studios’ success!


    Find the UTSA Small Business Development Center at 940 W. San Antonio Street in New Braunfels and call us at 830-214-6435.

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