Success Stories

Trupart Brings Manufacturing Jobs Back to the U.S.

Small Business Development Center hosted by Economic Development Collaborative Trupart Manufacturing Inc. – Ventura, CA Before: Growing a business during a recession is an accomplishment to be proud of. But sometimes rapid growth brings challenges. Trupart MFG, Inc., which makes … Continue reading

Crime Point is Gunning for Growth

Small Business Development Center hosted by Economic Development Collaborative Crime Point  – Camarillo, CA BEFORE: Former police sergeant Dan McLeod saw a need for more progressive police-specific surveillance equipment in Ventura County, so in 2000, he established Crime Point. The … Continue reading

Manufacturer Powers up for Growth

Small Business Development Center hosted by Economic Development Collaborative Solarsilicon Recycling Services, LLC -Camarillo, CA BEFORE: Founder Robert Bushman started SRS in 1996 with a mission: to take unusable silicon and process it into usable feedstock for solar applications. The … Continue reading

From Idea to (Virtual) Reality

Before: Taya Pocock, an American, and her husband Daniel, a native German, were living in Germany when they were introduced to Panomatics, an international company that provides innovative virtual tours. “We loved the idea of creating virtual tours for cities … Continue reading