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A loan of $9,175 helped to increase inventory, do marketing, and cover legal costs associated with international business.

Sergio's story

Sergio combined his vast experience of management and accounting with his personal passion for Jiu Jitsu to create Sugoi Submissions.

Dedicated to providing low cost, high quality kimonos, Sergio has established a large network of clients in both the U.S. and abroad and plans to use his connections from world Jiu Jitsu tournaments to build a large client base.

Sergio hopes to increase his inventory, expand his marketing outreach, and afford legal costs associated with international business.

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