Success Story: New Mexico
- San Juan College SBDC, New Mexico
- SBDC Counselor: Carmen Martinez
- Client: Great Harvest Bread Company of Farmington, NM – SBDC client since 2011
“They believed in me which made me believe I could do it.” – Kim Bell, Owner
Impact of working with the SBDC: The entrepreneurs were granted an SBA guaranteed loan which enabled them to begin their 16-employees business. Additionally, out of the 200+ Great Harvest stores, the Bells have won: Phenomenal Bread – New Store (2011), Top Sales – Young Store (2012), and Top 10 Sales Growth (2013), in addition to awards for customer service.