I grew up in working South Central LA with my younger brother Henry who also happens to be a barber.
My dad was in the military while we were growing up. My mom was a stay at home mom. My grandpa was a barber in Watts. I spent childhood in his shop. I completed high school.
I moved to Bay Area at age 17. I attended college at Cal State Hayward. I then left to follow my love to Vegas where I spent 10 years. I then returned to be a Barber at Moler Barber College in San Francisco. I worked in Brothers Barber shop for 2 years and 4 years later I opened my own Barber Shop in 2005.
This loan is special because:
More about this loan
I started my first barbershop in San Carlos in June of 2005. I opened my second shop in Oakland on Telegraph in August of 2010.
What is the purpose of this loan?
This loan will provide me with the necessary capital to repair the four barber chairs I currently have and will allow me to add two additional chairs. I will use some of the remaining proceeds to promote a back-to-school event that will increase my customer base.
Years in operation: More than 5 years