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.
 

Hanson Sign is a wholesale manufacturer of customized signage products. Located in Falconer, New York, Hanson Sign is a one-stop shop for sign companies to get what they need. Their customers are located all across the U.S., and they have also sold their superior products to locations in Canada and Great Britain. Hanson Sign specializes in illuminated signage including cabinets, wall mounts, thru-poles, monuments, post and panels, vacuumformed lexan, fluorescent and LED illumination.

Harbor Auto Restoration, located in Rockledge, Florida, is a family-owned business that has been restoring classic and antique cars for almost 40 years. They specialize in classic car, muscle car, classic truck, antique car, and hot rod restorations. From a simple facelift to an entire vehicle overhaul, they do all of the paint, bodywork, mechanical and electrical updates in house. Over the years, Harbor Auto Restoration has worked on Corvettes, Cadillacs, vintage firetrucks, and everything in between — many of which have gone on to win numerous car show awards.

Haw River Wine Man, located in Burlington, North Carolina, is a wine importer and distributor servicing North Carolina and South Carolina. They import wines directly from 40 different wineries in Italy but also distribute from France, Spain, and Australia. In expanding their selection, they also sell cider from Vermont and Italy, as well as olive oil from Greece. Established in 1995, Haw River Wine Man was one of the first direct importers in North Carolina. With a firm belief that wine is an everyday beverage and not the exclusive domain of the wealthy and privileged, the company strives to bring the consumer the best values possible by sourcing wine direct from the producer.

Since 1929, Hayes Barton Pharmacy has been a prominent landmark in the community of Raleigh, North Carolina. With a rich history rooted in professionalism and exceptional customer service, this pharmacy has stood the test of time, even with numerous competitors moving into the area throughout the years.

What started off as a hobby in the garage that helped a father teach his sons a trade back in 1977, has grown into the commercial, multi-location printing entity known as Heritage Printing and Graphics. Allen and Margaret Gass, the husband and wife team that established the business, passed on the business to their sons and current business owners Joe and Steve Gass in 1988. The first location is based in their home state of Maryland, and in 2008, they added a production facility in Charlotte, NC.

Western North Carolina is effectively the East Coast capital of craft brewing. While there are several craft breweries already in this region, there is one company that has surpassed others in the craft beer market in terms of quality brews and rapid growth: Hi-Wire Brewing.

For the past 20 years, Holden Beach RV Park in Supply, NC has been a family destination for beach-going fun. This location specializes in catering to campers looking for the alternative to cleared, treeless fields over-packed with close campers. Featuring mature live oak trees and rolling land, this beach park creates a beautiful, relaxing environment, providing shade from the summer sun, and delivering a bit of needed privacy. The fact that this location is the only tent park in the area also sets Holden Beach RV Park apart from the rest.

Home Instead has been providing in-home care for over 25 years. Their suite of services includes companion care, personal care and specialized care for individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and dementia. The Home Instead franchise network is known for providing top quality care to their clients and the families they serve.

The home health care business is one that is rapidly growing, due to the age of the baby boomers as they become senior citizens. Home Instead Senior Care provides trustworthy and compassionate home care services for senior citizens all across the U.S.

If you’re in the Greensboro, NC area and looking for a caring, nurturing health care provider for your entire family, look no further than Immanuel Family Practice. Operating since 2004, Immanuel Family Practice serves all ages, providing immunizations, physicals, gynecological care, cancer screenings, and other services that fall under the category of general practice. IFP’s vision is to care for and minister to the needs of each patient, restoring and nurturing him or her to a state of well-being and complete health.