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.
 

North Raleigh Automotive & Radiator is a family-owned automotive and radiator shop located in Raleigh, North Carolina that has been in business for over 30 years. Since opening, they have built a loyal family of customers that they are able to help every single day by providing the latest automotive technology available. Their certified mechanics can handle all repairs on foreign and domestic vehicles.

Located in Madison Heights, Virginia, Oak Hill Vet Care and Pet Resort is a full-service vet hospital that offers lodging, grooming, and daycare. Being able to provide all of these services under one roof was especially important to Dr. Shella Baker, the owner of Oak Hill Vet Care and Pet Resort. In the area, you can either find a vet or a boarding facility – not both. This facility allowed her to provide a one-stop shop for all of your pet's needs, and also provide ample outdoor space.

Located in Upstate, South Carolina, Package Concepts has manufactured innovative boxes and other packaging solutions since 1989. Their approach is simple: listen to the customer, understand their needs and goals, and offer a tailored solution to achieve their goals and objectives. While being grounded in the customer’s reality, the sky is truly the limit on what they can accomplish. Their expert staff, facility, and equipment ensure a timely, efficient, and cost-effective product run that is customizable to the customer’s specifications. Doing what others can't or won't, Package Concepts is uniquely configured to accommodate oversized stock, high volume jobs, high-speed rotary die cutting from a wide range of materials, and highly customized short runs.

Palmetto Village of Chester is an assisted living facility located in Chester, SC. Palmetto Village of Chester offers activities at their location for residents. These activities generally allow residents to maintain healthy lifestyles by encouraging movement and socializing with their peers. Being able to chat with other residents becomes an important part of many peoples' lives and Palmetto Village of Chester offers common spaces indoors to support that need.

Performance Small Engine Sales and Service is an outdoor power equipment company located in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. Their inventory includes zero-turn lawn mowers, riding lawn mowers, handheld equipment, and generators, in addition to providing spare parts and servicing. With certified technicians, you can expect quality workmanship and quick turnaround times.

Since 1982, PetroChem Recovery Services has provided cost-effective, timely and environmentally conscious services to government agencies, large industrial companies, small business and residential clients.  After more than 30 years of providing emergency response to chemical and petroleum spills and groundwater testing and remediation, the proprietor of the family-owned business began seeking retirement.

In the heart of Ellicott City, MD you will find Phoenix Upper Main, an American-style restaurant known locally for their exceptional burgers and wide selection of wine and beer. The owner, Mark Hemmis, has extensive experience in the food service and restaurant industry and is passionate about providing his customers with a well thought out menu and exceptional service. In an effort to support local businesses and provide the best ingredients, the restaurant sources their beef from a butcher shop in Baltimore County. “It’s as fresh as it gets,” Mark says. He is passionate about the community and aims to ensure that every patron who comes into the restaurant instantly feels at home.

Primary Care of St. Pauls is a medical practice specializing in internal medicine, located in St. Pauls, NC. The practice had been established for 10 years when the previous owner (the primary care doctor of the practice) made the decision to retire. Laticia Tharrington, a nurse practitioner with an interest in owning her own medical practice, inquired about the business and ultimately became the purchaser.

Redeye began in a spare room of one of its founders in 1996 in Carrboro, NC. Since then, the company has grown to be one of the largest independent digital and physical music distributors in North America. Redeye began by focusing on the rich independent music of the southeast and providing the artists that made up the scene with a distribution option to give them access to all retail accounts located in their region.

Located in Wayland, Michigan, Servo Innovations is an engineer firm that services and calibrates test equipment. They can provide a group of services such as ISO calibration on new and existing test equipment, provide upgrades to equipment and build new equipment. Being a one-stop-shop truly sets them apart from others in the industry. Currently servicing the automotive, medical, civil, and aerospace industries, Servo Innovations can provide support around the world.