Ms. Niecy’s Learning Center

Ms. Niecy’s Learning Center

John and Juanisa Kimbrough –  recognized as ACE’s 2018 Commercial Entrepreneur of the Year and honored by the Atlanta Women’s Foundation as a 2019 Sue Wieland Embracing Possibility Award – Shining Example Visit Ms. Niecy’s Website As one of the...
Eclectic 79 Furniture Store

Eclectic 79 Furniture Store

Visit Eclectic 79 Furniture Store Website Juan Carlos and Viviana Ramirez, owners of Eclectic 79 Home Furniture Store in Dalton, first learned about ACE when they needed a small business loan to purchase inventory in January 2020.  Furniture sales were going well...
Puff Cuff

Puff Cuff

Visit Puff Cuff’s Website About 10 years ago, Ceata Lash stopped clinically relaxing her hair. “In its natural state, it had this thick, coarse texture that was hard to style creatively,” she recalls. “Searching in stores and online, I noticed that most of the...
Crown Bottle Shop

Crown Bottle Shop

Visit Crown Bottle Shop’s Website For 11 years, Freddy Marquez, an immigrant from Venezuela, worked hard in an Atlanta construction company. “I did everything,” he says, “interior department installation, sales, inventory control, and supervision.” In 2008, the...
RL Commercial Systems

RL Commercial Systems

Visit RL Commercial Systems Website When Rob Landers applied for a loan from ACE four years ago, he was declined. “However, we worked together to improve my credit and analyze how the money was coming in and going out to develop a sound business plan,” he says. “Less...