The UTSA Institute for Economic Development is OPEN for business.
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.
For SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan information, go directly to www.sba.gov/disaster
For COVID-19 small business resources, go to www.americassbdc.org/disaster

Client Spotlight: Tim & Liza McGinn | Express Employment Professionals

Tim and Liza McGinn were excited about looking for a business that they could both work on that would culminate their years of experience in … [Read more...]

Making the Best of Times During COVID-19 | Hayward Gaude Photography

Hayward and Shannon Gaude own Hayward Gaude Photography and have been clients of the UTSA SBDC since 2013 and in business for over 10 years. … [Read more...]

Client Spotlight: The Refinery Men’s Grooming Lounge (New Braunfels)

Meet Vicki and Deidre, owners of The Refinery Men's Grooming Lounge located in New Braunfels, Texas. The Refinery Men’s Grooming … [Read more...]

Client Spotlight: 2A Energy Services, LLC

Frank McKay, a UTSA alumnus and U.S. Army veteran, and L.J. Letourneau have spent the majority of their careers working for an oil services … [Read more...]

Client Spotlight: SAMS Clinic LLC | Sam Pena

Sam had been a chiropractor working with a corporate practice for three years. He was able to save up some startup capital and planned to … [Read more...]

Client Spotlight: 9Round Fitness

Carlos De La Cruz Jr. is a retired veteran whose dream was to open a 9Round Fitness franchise. From the military, he knew the benefits of … [Read more...]

Client Spotlight: ZAM Dental

Ever since she could remember, Dr. Melody Zamora wanted to be a dentist. She knew that smiles build confidence and change lives. She … [Read more...]

Client Spotlight: Barking Lot Treats (Seguin)

Meet Pam Hankins, owner of Barking Lot Treats, a business based in Seguin Texas, providing delicious, nutritious treats for all of our furry … [Read more...]

Client Spotlight: Apple Spice Box Lunch & Delivery Catering

Karen and Marc Solomon were referred to the UTSA SBDC and Senior Business Advisor Patrice McElfresh in February 2018. The Solomons were … [Read more...]

Client Spotlight: Hill Country Forklift, LLC (New Braunfels)

Mark Hauck is the owner of Hill Country Forklift, LLC, a business based in New Braunfels. He provides service for forklift repairs, rentals, … [Read more...]