TAMIU SBDC Award Nominee Earns SBA San Antonio District Honor

Roque Vela, Sr. and his wife, Cookie Vela, owners of Jett Bowling Lanes, Inc., were selected for the "Minority Small Business of the Year Award" in recognition of their most recent, "Pla-Mor" project. They were honored at a luncheon at the Omni San Antonio Hotel at the Colonnade...

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South Texas Heroes: Roque Vela, Sr.

He's been a businessman in Laredo for decades but there is a side of him most Laredoans have never known. Roque Vela, Senior was in Vietnam and shared his combat experience with us. You can still find him behind the counter at Jett Bowl taking care of customers decades after buying the popular entertainment center...

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