Profiles

Jose David Avila and his son David hold a vintage IBM keyboard like one they sold online for $1,000. (VBR)

Taking a Byte from the Apple

A father/son team has carved out a niche in the recycling industry by working with products no one else in the Rio Grande Valley touches: electronics. RDA Technologies in Brownsville recycles anything with electronic components inside, ranging from old computers to ice makers to televisions and more. “I started in my living room in 2012 destroying old computers. Then my wife kicked me out to the garage,” said Jose David…

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A Mission to Promote New Business

Art Alcantar spent years away from his native Rio Grande Valley building a multimedia career that specializes in digital and social media marketing. In…
Mission

Leadership Matters: Manny Vela

Editor’s Note: Leadership can mean different things to different people. The Valley Business Report wanted to learn more about the views on leadership through…

Gluten-free Goods on the Road

Selling shrimp caught in the Gulf Mexico was a full-time job for Peggy…
South Padre Island

Big Freeze: Pathway to Pain Relief

Margret DeBruyn is a walking advertisement for cryotherapy. After a…
McAllen

Three Generations of Protection

There are only a handful of locally owned home shutter companies in…
McAllen