Success Stories

First National Bank Small Business Finance has provided SBA Loan assistance for a host of business entities with a broad range of financial needs. Here is a list of businesses we have recently assisted in realizing their goals.
 

1853 Royal Gorge, Inc. is a minority and woman-owned pickup and delivery service in Grayslake, Illinois. With a fleet of 12 vehicles and 14 employees, their team transports packages to and from the Grayslake FedEx Terminal for business and residential recipients.

3D Color creates innovative product prototypes and models for their customers in the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) industry. From items you can find in a grocery store to products you buy online, 3D Color helps CPG companies bring their innovation to life. Located in Cincinnati, OH, they produce high-quality prototypes for some of the world’s largest brands, helping over 20 brands with revenues in excess of $1 billion annually.

For most people, our pets are not just animals – they are family members. That’s why quality animal care is so important for our furry (and feathery!) friends. The community of Clayton, NC is home to a brand new quality veterinary office, thanks to Dr. Rob Feola and his business Aardvark Animal Hospital. Aardvark Animal Hospital is a 24-hour emergency care center - complete with large, comfortable kennels - and features a wide variety of services including animal care and grooming.

Since opening in downtown Apex in 2001, the Academy for the Performing Arts has grown and flourished as an academy of dance in Apex, NC. Over the years, their dance studio has expanded to offer a range of classes for children from the ages of 4 to 18. Even through their expansion, the dance school has stayed committed to the original goals of providing the highest level of education to students while also providing quality customer service through constant communication and a friendly, helpful staff – defining features that set them apart from other dance schools.

Aegis Performance Center is a coating company located in Burlington, NC. They sell and install hydrophobic coatings for different surfaces, protecting items from damage, acids, tar, and a host of other occurrences that could cause deformation in objects. The coating can be used on cars, boats, motorcycles, inside homes, on granite countertops, and in many other situations.

Located in Cleveland, Ohio, AKA Team is a contracting firm specializing in building waterproofing. Their number one objective is to protect buildings from water penetration. This includes services such as thermal moisture protections, paver systems, green roofs – anything you can think of that keeps water out of the buildings. Some of the major projects that AKA Team is focused on are in the healthcare space. Some names in their project portfolio include Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland State University, and Cuyahoga Community College, to name a few.

AmeriClaims is a public adjusting firm located in the Charlotte, North Carolina area that represents both commercial business owners and private home owners. As a public adjusting firm, AmeriClaims advocates for the insured as they navigate large property insurance claims such as fire, storm, flood, or wind damage. With many years of experience, they handle the entire claim process from start to finish so the insured can quickly get back to living their lives.

Annovex Pharma, located in Lorton, Virginia, is an FDA-registered 503B outsourcing facility and compounding pharmacy. They make ready-to-use medications for hospitals, veterinary offices, surgical clinics, and a number of other customers in the medical field. Their focus on quality, reliability, and service makes all the difference to the facilities they support.

Morgan Family Aquatics in Richmond, VA opened in June of 2012 with the mission to join with the community to prevent accidental deaths from drowning by providing priceless training and information to children and families. The Morgan family had taught swim lessons for over 15 years, always using backyard pools or hotel pools. While they had been successful teaching outdoors in the short summer season, Tim Morgan and his family saw a need for a facility, unique to the area, which provided year-round service and focused on swimming.

Located in Durham, North Carolina and in walking distance to Duke University, ASG Psychotherapy was founded by Mandi Goswami and currently comprises six other independent professionals with training in various backgrounds, from clinical social workers to psychotherapists. ASG Psychotherapy is equipped to provide services to a wide demographic, including teens, college-aged and professional adults, couples, and families, providing services from counseling to testing for disorders like ADHD and other learning disabilities.