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Nantucket Spider

While they had a good product, neither Busch nor Jack had a business background. After learning that Busch had struggled with a business plan template, mentor Barry Skalka asked... Read more

Jeffrey Busch and Nancy Jack
Owners, Nantucket Spider
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Mom Made Peeks, LLC

“I think as a new business it is really helpful to get as much outside input as possible. People who aren’t family or friends might see things differently or be able to say things... Read more

Emily Blomberg
CABOOSEE
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MedWise Billing and MedWise Insurance Advocacy

Gross has been using SCORE resources for at least 11 years, and says she is extremely grateful for not only the knowledge of the mentors and the content available to her, but also... Read more

Adria Gross
CEO and Founder, MedWise Billing and MedWise Insurance Advocacy
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Coping With Dementia

“Our business is unique,” Selsavage explains. “We are aware of no other organization that is deploying the concepts of person-centered, compassionate dementia care to family... Read more

Deborah Salsavage
President and CEO, Coping With Dementia
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Heidelberg Bread Company

Bissell met with SCORE volunteer mentors Phil Owens and Sam Russo, who provided help writing a business plan. Bissell’s company had a lengthy history, but needed a new plan to... Read more

Boyd Bissell
Owner , Heidelberg Bread Company
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The Decker Group

“We were at a place where we needed to determine if we were building a business or maintaining a lifestyle business,” Sara says. “We needed to have a third party work with the... Read more

Sara Decker
Partner, The Decker Group
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GOEFER

"I always ask questions, and starting a business of this scale was way outside my experience,” Herod admits. “So I started researching and found SCORE, and then Doug.”  Herod... Read more

Michael Herod
Owner, GOEFER
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MT Needles Embroidery

The Bensons decided to follow the correct steps in starting a business and utilized the mentoring services of the El Paso SCORE Chapter.  Michael was able to meet with a SCORE... Read more

Tracey and Michael Benson
Owners, MT Needles Embroidery
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AchieveIT360

In 2014, Samadi’s company received a three-year grant to run her programs in five sites; but funding was denied for 2015 and 2016. Samadi used the setback as an opportunity to... Read more

Andrea Samadi
Owner, AchieveIT360
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Hughes Barney Investigations

“In our business field, we have the experience to perform the work,” Hughes says. “However, I need hands-on help and knowledge in order to understand how to properly navigate... Read more

Jeannette Hughes
Owner, Hughes Barney Investigations
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J. Gumbo's Delaware

Upton participated in the SBA and SCORE’s ScaleUp program in 2015, where he learned from business owners who had been in his shoes before.  “Susan Sommerfeld, my current SCORE... Read more

Richard Darren Upton
Owner, J. Gumbo's Delaware
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Shea Bodyworks

Pearsall attended SCORE online workshops on social media, Facebook ads, trademark issues, and SEO for small businesses. “In each webinar, the presenter provided the attendees with... Read more

Saidah Pearsall
Owner, Shea BODYWORKS

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