Tony and Patricia Bustos - Metro Technology Centers, Oklahoma City
THEN: Two teenagers expecting their first child. Tony and Patricia married, and Tony earned a GED diploma. Taking turns continuing their education at Metro Technology Center, Patricia in accounting, Tony in HVAC, with a goal to open their own business:
- Patricia learned QuickBooks and business finances while Tony worked in construction.
- Tony’s training helped him land a job at a commercial air company and earn a contractor’s license.
NOW: Nineteen years, two children, and two Metro Technology Centers graduations later, Tony and Patricia Bustos are the proud owners of AB Custom Air in Oklahoma City. The commercial company Tony worked for now refers all residential work to AB Custom Air. Patricia uses her accounting skills to manage the business, while Tony does the service work.