Business Matters 2020 - Page 3

Contents 2020 Fall Edition PUBLISHERS Mike Elswick Stephanie Elswick MANAGING EDITOR Mike Elswick EDITORIAL Mike Elswick Shannon James ART DIRECTOR Stephanie Elswick COPY EDITOR Carol George ADVERTISING SALES Stephanie Elswick Ginia Hooper AD DESIGN Joni Guess Ginia Hooper Claudia Perez PHOTOGRAPHY Mike Elswick Ginia Hooper Shannon James *Otherwise noted Business Matters is a publication of the lightandchampion.com 137 San Augustine Street Center, Texas 75935 Phone: (936) 598-3377 Reproduction or use of editorial or graphic content in any manner without permission is prohibited. ON THE COVER: Shelby Veterinary Associates L to R: Iliana Rojas, Lecia Holt, Pistol Pete the Dog, Dr. Mark Jousan (owner), Carolyn Lopez, Maddie Russell. Not pictured: Joanna Santana and Klaryssa Gutierrez. Photo by Ginia Hooper THE BUSINESS OF DOING BUSINESS DURING A PANDEMIC 4 Shelby Veterinary Associates 8 T/R’s Steaks & More Grill & Buffet 12 Focused Care of Center 16 Omni Environmental Solutions THE BUSINESS OF SENDING PRAYER WARRIORS ACROSS THE OCEAN 20 Timpson’s Beans and Ice A CENTER BUSINESS GONE GLOBAL 24 IHLO Sales & Import Co. ON THE FAST TRACK – ENTREPRENEURS UNDER 40 28 Danbert Collum of The Forge 31 Heather Harbison of TCS Bistro 32 Carriston Hendricks of Priority Family Healthcare 35 Francisco Leos S. of Center Nutrition Spot 36 April Prince of Prince Law Firm 37 Jennifer Youngblood of Primp Salon 4 8 12 16 20 24 Business MATTERS | 2020 Fall Edition 3