Platinum Charter Members

San Antonio Senior Living Options

    Lidia Negrila has dedicated her career and much of her life to caring for seniors. She has worked in nearly every facet of the senior living industry, from caregiver to owner and operator of multiple personal care homes for over 17 years. Over the years, Lidia has served as a compassionate, kind and a constant presence in the lives of many seniors. It’s an honorable career that she truly loves and it shines through in her work. Lidia’s reputation in the senior care industry is unparalleled.

    “When I first moved to the United States from Romania, it was difficult to find work because I didn’t speak English,” Lidia explained. “I began working as a caregiver in a personal care home and I knew that I had found what I was meant to do.”  More...

Local Trusted Franchise Experts

    Is now the best time to open your own business? It just might be. And Teri Villanueva with FranNet is just the person to help you find out.

    Teri is a Franchise Consultant. With 36 years of experience in corporate America, Teri joined FranNet to serve as a resource to potential business owners, helping them find out if franchise ownership is a good fit for them.

    “In my previous career, consulting was just one part of my job, but it was what I enjoyed the most,” said Teri. “Helping individuals grow their businesses and achieve their financial goals is my passion.”

    FranNet Consulting Services are 100% free. There’s no cost and no obligation. Much like a real estate agent, Teri is paid by the seller (the potential franchisor), not the buyer (the potential franchise owner). More...

Mensan Studios

    Family is the most important thing at Mensan Studios.  They are family owned and operated and create and produce items that celebrate family and their accomplishments.

     Whether your family is made up of mothers, fathers, sisters and brothers or bosses and co-workers, they make you look good.

    They can design custom spirit apparel for you to cheer on your favorite player as well caps, shirts and uniforms to create a cohesive and corporate look for your office or organization.

    They also specialize in portrait and commercial photography to help commemorate special events or create professional images of your products, services and team for websites and marketing materials.

    Their custom yard signs help you celebrate a special event or market your business in a unique and fun way.

    Let them help you celebrate all the special moments in your life, give them a call to create something special for you or your organization.

    They can be reached at 210-737-6275 or visit

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Gold Charter Members

Silver Charter Members

Ryan Orsatti Law
Personal Injury Attorney

    Attorney Ryan L. Orsatti is the founder of Ryan Orsatti Law in San Antonio, Texas. Mr. Orsatti focuses his practice on personal injury litigation, where he has helped injured victims and their family members in cases involving motor vehicle accidents, trucking accidents, and wrongful death.

    Mr. Orsatti received his Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas at San Antonio, then went on to pursue his Juris Doctorate at St. Mary’s University School of Law. Admitted to practice in Texas, Mr. Orsatti is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas. Following graduation from St. Mary’s, Mr. Orsatti began working at a plaintiff ’s personal injury law firm, where he quickly discovered his passion for helping clients experiencing difficulties in their life. More...

Jay Franklin
Allstate Insurance

    Jay Franklin and his family have lived in San Antonio for about five years.  They have lived in several other states before coming to San Antonio.  Jay says the community has been awesome and plans on spending the rest of their lives here. Being in the insurance industry, has helped Jay develop great relationships with so many people from all walks of life that he would not have met otherwise.

    Jay has five licensed agents in the office dedicated to providing outstanding customer service. Being a relatively small agency, they know most of their customers well and treat them like family.  They offer auto, home, umbrella, life, and business insurance.  They pride themselves on being the “experts” when it comes to insurance products. More...

10X Advantage
Javier Pulido

   Javi has been an entrepreneur for the last 20 years. He has experienced the challenges of being a small business owner and knows the struggles of being in business. Because of his experiences, he has developed the passion for coaching and marketing for the small business owner. “I believe there is a huge need to empower and help every small business because they are the heart of our economy. Therefore, I have made it my purpose to feed our business community with not only knowledge, but skills. Our gift was not meant for us to keep, but to share and in the process to help entrepreneurs thrive”, said Javi.

    For the past 3 years, Javi has been working on developing a platform for the small business where they can truly get all the tools, coaching & training they will need to take their life and finally their dream business to the next level. More...

Devry University

    With 20+ years of innovation in online learning, DeVry University has helped students seamlessly embrace the online learning experience for our 40+ programs and 85+ specializations. Explore career-focused programs or pathways to earn your degree in less than the typical 4-years1 through robust online learning.

    Do You Work at San Antonio’s Northeast Independent School District (NEISD)? Are You a Recent Johnson or Reagan High School NEISD Grad?

Enjoy the flexibility you need to earn a degree with DeVry. NEISD employees, alumni—including recent and prior graduates—and their eligible immediate family members2 may be able to enjoy such benefits as:  More...

Mari Strong Foundation

    The Mari Strong Foundation is a faith based foundation.  Their mission is to help women restore their lives and reclaim their “Inner Beauty” and their self-confidence while going through breast cancer treatment.  They aim to help them restore their lives to their “new normal” by monetary assistance with everyday living and medical expenses.  They accomplish these tasks by gaining financial assistance from corporate and public donors in any way possible.  They provide a sense of community by paying for medical needs that one who is battling breast cancer may encounter.   Mari Strong Foundation are called to be the light of the world and to help their neighbors in a time of need. “Our goal is to bring hope and encouragement to every person affected by this disease, that they may know they have a Heavenly Father who loves them, said Mari.”

    Mari Gomez is a breast cancer survivor herself and understands the pain and challenges of this disease.

    They can be reached at 210-663-5954 and are looking for volunteers and sponsors. Visit their website at

Alamo HR
Sandy Morales

    Alamo HR was established in 2003, is headquartered in San Antonio, TX an d founded by Sandy Morales.   They are a Hispanic, minority and women-owned consulting firm specializing in Human Resources advising, training and development and provides temporary staffing and recruitment services to commercial, local, and state entities.

Alamo HR holds the following certifications:  ESBE, HABE MBE, SBE, WBE, DBE and HUB, Section 3.

    They have existing contracts with McKesson, VIA, Arup Engineering, CPS, The City of San Antonio (COSA), and the San Antonio Housing Authority (SAHA) providing them with long term temporary and direct hire placements for various job categories.

    Their specialty and past performance have primarily been within the Healthcare industry to which they provide temp to hire and direct hire recruitment services for all types of clinical and non-clinical job categories.  However, they can fill primarily any professional level position that requires any type of certification.

    They can be reached at 210-758-5202 and are located at 4737 Shavano Oaks, Suite 105, San Antonio, TX 78249. You can visit their website at

Edward Jones Investments
Lilly Kate Jordan

    When it comes to exceptional personalized service, your Financial Advisor, Lilly Kate Jordan with Edward Jones, is committed to understanding what's important to you and building a personalized strategy to help you achieve your goals. We all have a financial goal we are working towards. Do you want to pay for your child's college tuition, save for your first home or leave a legacy? Lilly can assist you with a variety of resources to make your dreams come true.

    Who wouldn't want to retire early to travel and enjoy those grandchildren? Most people want three things in retirement: to live a comfortable lifestyle, to have a steady stream of income, and to outlive their money. Part of the process is determining how much you need to save and invest, and Lilly will assist you in a strategy that will help make your goals a reality.

    Lilly also serves business owners by allowing them to focus on their operations as she assists with employee retirement plans and other investment goals.

    Why not start now, evaluating your goals, one step at a time? Contact Lilly at 210-826-1571 email: for your complimentary financial assessment or to arrange a financial workshop for your business or community group. Her office is located at 4940 Broadway Suite 340, Alamo Heights, TX 78209. You can also visit her website at