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Each of our small business service centers are available to you during this difficult and unexpected time.
One-on-one confidential consulting will continue. We are available to assist you by email, phone, or video conference.
Some traditional classroom-based training/events will be available electronically.
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Client Spotlight: Mission Adventure Tours

Mission Adventure Tours, Sarah Neal, Owner  Sarah Neal managed Mission Kayak for over a year before she decided to purchase the business, … [Read more...]

Client Spotlight: Fur and Feather Family Vet

Fur and Feather Family Vet, Jenifer Scheibe, DVM Fur and Feather Family Vet provides veterinary services such as vaccines, heartworm … [Read more...]

Client Spotlight: 2 Step Impressions

2 Step Impressions, San Antonio, TX, Owners, Jerry Lozano and Rolando Ramirez Owners, Jerry Lozano and Rolando Ramirez started 2-Step … [Read more...]

SBDC Clients to Participate in Small Business Saturday

We're proud to be a neighborhood champion for Small Business Saturday 2017!   The University of Texas at San Antonio Small … [Read more...]

Client Spotlight: San Antonio Elite Chiropractic, LLC

Meet Dr. Matthew James, owner of San Antonio Elite Chiropractic, LLC. With years of schooling completed including his undergraduate … [Read more...]

Practical Approach Pediatrics and Pediatric Dentistry

Drs. Mr. and Mrs. Adetona, Owners, Practical Approach Pediatrics and Pediatric Dentistry Practical Approach Pediatrics and Pediatric … [Read more...]

UTSA to host inaugural celebration of American Business Women’s Day

(San Antonio, September 1, 2017) – Written By: S. David Ramirez To celebrate women entrepreneurs in San Antonio as part of the national … [Read more...]

Client Spotlight: Cori Jean’s Ice Cream Cart (Cibolo)

Meet Corinne Jackson, owner of Cori Jean's Ice Cream Cart Corinne Jackson opened Cori Jean's Ice Cream Cart in December of 2016. Cori … [Read more...]

Mireles Party Ice

Jesus Mireles IV, Vice President, Mireles Party Ice Packing crushed ice into 40 lb. paper bags was the start of a family business that … [Read more...]

Small Business Development Center Day

On Wednesday, March 22, we celebrated the first national SBDC Day.  The San Antonio Small Business Development Center joined almost 1000 … [Read more...]