Success Stories

Star Client Awards

Every year across New Mexico, each NMSBDC center selects a business that has shown an extraordinary commitment not only to their own business success but also to their community. The businesses selected meet criteria based upon the diverse New Mexico economy.

OLD SCHOOL NEW STYLES BARBER SHOP

SBDC @ University of New Mexico - West Old School New Styles barbershop, located in Rio Rancho, was founded in 2014 by Manuel Rascon and Irene Leaton and it has rapidly become popular due to the quality and wide-variety of haircuts that are provided in this modern,...

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PRODUCTION & ENVIRONMENTALSERVICES, LLC

SBDC @ New Mexico Junior College Building, Establishing, and Growing a Successful Oil field Business. Production & Environmental Services, LLC (PES, LLC) is an oil field service company established in 2013 by David Derrick and Brenda Almanza. With over 15 years of...

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SIGNERGY PRODUCTIONS

SBDC @ New Mexico State University - Dona Ana Community College In 2004, while passing through southwestern New Mexico on a road trip, Marvin and Diana Herrera immediately fell in love with Las Cruces and decided to make it their home. While driving around, Marvin saw...

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VICTORY LANE TIRES AND MORE

SBDC @ New Mexico State University - Grants Gilbert and Anne Martinez had always dreamed of owning their own business. Gilbert had worked in the oil refinery industry for 25 years and was looking for a different career. The owner of Cooper Tires in Milan, Mrs. Cooper,...

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NAPA AUTO PARTS

SBDC @ Luna Community College Katherine and Fidel Valdez, the new owners of the Napa Auto Parts Store in Las Vegas, NM are no strangers to success. The couple have a long history of working with the Small Business Development Center at Luna Community College. In...

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NORTHERN NEW MEXICO STUMP GRINDERS, LLC

SBDC @ University of New Mexico - Los Alamos Northern New Mexico Stump Grinders, LLC was created from the vision of two brothers Aaron and Ryan. Their business offers tree maintenance and removal services, stump grinding and removal, as well as tree removal, tree...

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