Menu

You’ve come to the right place

We are the Pikes Peak SBDC

Stories

Client Success Stories

The Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center is always eager to share our feel-good success stories with the community. The success of our clients is the most rewarding experience for all the staff and volunteers of the SBDC.

Many of our clients want to share their experience with others, and give insight to the workshops, consulting, and guidance our organization provides them and their businesses. If you would like to share your story with us, please click the link below!

Bump on the Head

When Austin Shepard was 10 years old, a thrown baseball changed his life. Austin was in a coma for two and a half months. When …

Read More

Coquette’s Bistro and Bakery

From the time Turu Marx was a young girl, her mother, Michelle Marx and she always talked owning their own restaurant and running it together. …

Read More

Once Upon a Time and Clothes Mentor

Porscha and Steve Shideler were amazed at the quality of products they could find used at garage sales and on Craigslist… for the fraction of …

Read More

Avalanche Roofing

Jesse Russow became an entrepreneur before he could even drive. He grew up on a small farm and through daily hard work; he developed a …

Read More

TWS Home Inventory

In 2012, the Pikes Peak Region fell victim to the Waldo Canyon Fire which burned over 340 homes and affected numerous businesses. Carrie Mitchell, experienced …

Read More

Four Level Productions, LLC

Four Level Productions, LLC began on August 16, 2018. Starting in early 2018, Jack Henslee, owner, has worked with the Pikes Peak Small Business Development …

Read More

Heritage Arsenal

Visit https://gazette.com/business/colorado-springs-company-works-to-preserve-legacy-of-military-service/article_11789f56-65fd-11e9-827d-f711db150e38.html for the full story.

Read More

Potato Potato

Potato Potato Mobile Foods started as a joke between friends. Kevin Johnson, Owner/Operator/Emperor of Potatoes knew that poutine (the mobile food’s specialty), was popular in …

Read More

YoYogurt

“We have to open a yogurt shop, it’s the craze in California. Now is the time to bring it to Colorado.” This is how the …

Read More

Accinctus

Brian Siravo thought about starting his own business for a few years. After he was presented with some life challenges (loss of employment due to …

Read More

Venture Surplus

Jeffry Radspinner opened Venture Surplus on January 1, 2015. An online Army surplus store that provides government issue uniforms and mil-spec gear for soldiers, veterans, …

Read More

Ray’s of Colorado

When you think of bath and body products you may think of fancy commercials on television that show bountiful suds or perfumes that have sex …

Read More

SBDC In the News