Entries by Kaitlyn Hammond

Small Business Growth: Creating Steady Cash Flow

After 13 years in business, Arizona-based Tectonix Steel has grown to the 5th largest company in the country in its industry, employing 48 staff members. Due to being a business in post-recession construction, Jason founder and owner-operator of Tectonix Steel, sought additional working capital from IOU Financial. “Because we’re in the construction business, our cash […]

Small Business Growth: Elevator Consultants

CBA Elevator Consultants has quite the impressive resume. After 15 years in business, CBA serves clients like the City of New York, Columbia University, and St. Barnabas Hospital, in addition to several architecture and engineering firms. Based in Hackensack, NJ, CBA acts as a consultant for building owners and property managers for all elevator-related needs. […]

Small Business Growth: Seasonal Expansion

What began as a part-time entrepreneurial venture 21 years ago, has grown into a full-time asphalt paving business that thrives. “Our customer base has grown steadily and we have a lot of return customers who use us to maintain the upkeep of parking lots and driveways,” said the Pennsylvania-based business owner. With winter approaching, the business sought […]

Small Business Growth: Homemade Ice Cream

Annapolis Ice Cream Company is about to head into its 12th year of business, and has been voted “Best of Annapolis” by its customers 11 consecutive years. Not a bad track record! In addition to its Main Street location, you can now find the famous homemade ice cream at its second location in the Annapolis […]

Small Business Growth: Event Staffing Expansion

Justin brought 20 years of industry experience to the table when he created Texas-based Trinity Event Staffing. Beginning in the Dallas/Fort Worth area about six years ago, Trinity has now expanded to all the primary markets in Texas including Austin, College Station, San Antonio, and Houston. Like many small business owners, Justin needed a little extra working […]