Aardvark Animal Hospital
Dr. Rob Feola always knew he wanted to be a Veterinarian. When the opportunity came up for him to build his own practice from the ground-up, he joined forces with Michael Byers and the team at FNB Small Business Finance to get the deal done. This is his story.
When we think about the city of Cleveland, we think about AKA Team. Owner Ariane Kirkpatrick built this business and came to our team with the intent of purchasing it from the previous owner. We were happy to help her out!
Chido Taco is a fast-casual market style taqueria, with the authentic flavor of Mexico in every dish. Owner Joel Ibarra grew up inside the family business, starting out as a server and working his way up through the company over the past 20 years. Joel was excited to share about his experience with his first SBA loan.
Corporate Glass is a contract glazing company based in Erie, Pennsylvania, specializing in commercial glass and glazing, as well as doors and automatic openers for ADA compliant entrances, and residential custom shower enclosures. Owner and Partner, Fred Teitman, shares about his experience with FNB Small Business Finance.
Durty Bull Brewing Company
Some people enjoy craft beer so much, they decide to venture into the business themselves. One such person is Matt Pennisi, entrepreneur, craft brew connoisseur, and now proud owner and Manager of the Durty Bull Brewing Company, LLC.
Famous Dave’s is a franchise new to the Carolinas, serving delicious barbeque, salads, and sides. The location in Fort Mill, SC opened in March 2018. Owner Bart Kinzel is excited to share his experience working with our team and obtaining the SBA loan to open his beloved restaurant.
Moon Tool & Die is a precision machine shop that specializes in custom, complex, made to order, outsourced manufacturing. With over 15 years of experience in the manufacturing industry, Matt Jeglinski always dreamed of owning his own business and Moon Tool & Die was the perfect opportunity.
Natural Essentials manufactures and distributes essential oils, beauty products, etc. Gary Pelligrino, Sr. was instrumental in making this business what it is today.
The Kitchen Specialist
In the growing town of Durham, North Carolina, you can find the beautiful showroom for The Kitchen Specialist – a custom cabinetry and design company that has been established for the last 25 years.
The Water Dog is a riverside taphouse and oyster bar. Their selection includes 36 brews on draft and a menu featuring raw oysters, house-made fries, sharable apps and fresh baked cookies. Everything is made in-house with locally sourced ingredients.