This post is the second in a series presented by Breakout Capital, a technology enabled nationwide lender for small businesses with a focus on transparency, straight-forward working capital solutions, and doing what’s right for small business. This series is intended to provide education for small businesses on topics that are not only important, but rarely discussed.
Al Calderone is a small business owner. For the last 7 years, he has managed ARC Guitar, a guitar shop and school in Winters, California. Al’s path towards entrepreneurship mirrors the story of many small business owners around the country. He found a way to turn one of his hobbies and greatest passions into a profitable company.