Category: Small Business

Client Feature – V12 Yoga

by Erica Herbst  Veronica Torres Hazely opened V12 Yoga with her husband Ade Hazely hoping to bring the transformative power of yoga to downtown Dallas. Veronica built her business out of her existing dedication to the practice for stress relief and the physical and mental benefits. She came to PeopleFund after consulting with the…

by Erica Herbst  Veronica Torres Hazely opened V12 Yoga with her husband Ade Hazely hoping to bring the transformative power of yoga to downtown Dallas. Veronica built her business out of her existing dedication to the practice for stress relief and the physical and mental benefits. She came to PeopleFund after consulting with the…

Client Feature – Trinh’s A/C Services

by Erica Herbst Tieu Trinh is the owner and sole proprietor of Trinh’s A/C Services which he founded in Carrolton, TX in 1989 under a different name. He has been serving the Greater Austin area ever since. Trinh repairs and installs HVAC systems primarily, but also installs and repairs solar panel systems….

by Erica Herbst Tieu Trinh is the owner and sole proprietor of Trinh’s A/C Services which he founded in Carrolton, TX in 1989 under a different name. He has been serving the Greater Austin area ever since. Trinh repairs and installs HVAC systems primarily, but also installs and repairs solar panel systems….

PeopleFund visits Cryo Body Works Grand Opening

by Zach Mayer Austin entrepreneur Caulen Lauria opened Cryo Body Works this year, using his athletic background to tailor the experience to the unique needs of clients. Lauria specializes in cryosauna treatments, a unique therapy originally developed in Japan in 1978 for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. Lauria has worked with a…

by Zach Mayer Austin entrepreneur Caulen Lauria opened Cryo Body Works this year, using his athletic background to tailor the experience to the unique needs of clients. Lauria specializes in cryosauna treatments, a unique therapy originally developed in Japan in 1978 for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. Lauria has worked with a…

Client Feature – Positive Energy

By Erica Herbst Kristof and Diane Irwin founded Positive Energy in 2009. Motivated by a desire to improve sustainability in the building industry, Kristof and Diane decided to turn their decade of home building experience into their own company. The flexibility was appealing with a young child at home, but the Irwin’s faced…

By Erica Herbst Kristof and Diane Irwin founded Positive Energy in 2009. Motivated by a desire to improve sustainability in the building industry, Kristof and Diane decided to turn their decade of home building experience into their own company. The flexibility was appealing with a young child at home, but the Irwin’s faced…

PeopleVET San Marcos Kicks Off

By Zach Mayer, Development & Communications Intern PeopleFund started the 2nd PeopleVET veteran education curriculum of 2014 in San Marcos last evening. Held at the Central Texas Medical Center, PeopleVET welcomed 24 area veterans to the innovative lending and learning curriculum. This is the first time a PeopleFund curriculum was held in San Marcos,…

By Zach Mayer, Development & Communications Intern PeopleFund started the 2nd PeopleVET veteran education curriculum of 2014 in San Marcos last evening. Held at the Central Texas Medical Center, PeopleVET welcomed 24 area veterans to the innovative lending and learning curriculum. This is the first time a PeopleFund curriculum was held in San Marcos,…

Client Feature – Cupcake and a Smile

By Becca Divine Davis, Education and Training Coordinator Sharndell Lowe-Aitch has long been known as a baker by those around her. After years of encouragement from friends and family, Sharndell opened Cupcake and a Smile in the fall of 2011. For the first couple of years, Sharndell operated solely as a catering…

By Becca Divine Davis, Education and Training Coordinator Sharndell Lowe-Aitch has long been known as a baker by those around her. After years of encouragement from friends and family, Sharndell opened Cupcake and a Smile in the fall of 2011. For the first couple of years, Sharndell operated solely as a catering…

PeopleFund CEO Presents at Austin Meetup

Thursday, February 27, 2014  11:30 AM to 1:00 PM CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION PeopleFund – serving start-ups and small businesses.  If you have a start-up, small or emerging business and you are looking for capital, then you want to attend this Meetup. Gary Lindner, President & CEO of PeopleFund will join us and introduce…

Thursday, February 27, 2014  11:30 AM to 1:00 PM CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION PeopleFund – serving start-ups and small businesses.  If you have a start-up, small or emerging business and you are looking for capital, then you want to attend this Meetup. Gary Lindner, President & CEO of PeopleFund will join us and introduce…

Free Document Shredding and Cell Phone Recycling!

            ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions is offering free: On the spot document shredding (up to 3 boxes) Computer, electronics and cell phone recycling* Take-home prevention tips and resources *No appliances larger than a microwave   Saturday, October 5th 10 AM – 1 PM BB&T Bank 6929 Airport…

            ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions is offering free: On the spot document shredding (up to 3 boxes) Computer, electronics and cell phone recycling* Take-home prevention tips and resources *No appliances larger than a microwave   Saturday, October 5th 10 AM – 1 PM BB&T Bank 6929 Airport…

Deal Day helps you find your lending match – Join PeopleFund

Post by Irene Kwon, Development & Communications Intern Want to know how to get funding for your small business? Confused by all the banker lingo? Meeting lenders and understanding their requirements is a challenging first for many small businesses. The Dallas Small Business Development Center in partnership with the Small Business Administration…

Post by Irene Kwon, Development & Communications Intern Want to know how to get funding for your small business? Confused by all the banker lingo? Meeting lenders and understanding their requirements is a challenging first for many small businesses. The Dallas Small Business Development Center in partnership with the Small Business Administration…