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Benware Automotive is on a Roll

We honestly could not have made this happen without SCORE. Charlie Peake was instantly on board and as excited as we were. He asked us great questions and challenged us to think... Read more

Crystal Benware
Owner, Benware Automotive LLC
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Apollonia Dental Keeps Smiling

SCORE have assisted the practice with their acquisition strategy and with their marketing strategies. Read more

Dr. Adam Singh
Founder, Apollonia Dental
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A Fifth-Generation Farm Continues to Thrive

The strategic partnership between the USDA and SCORE has helped with estate planning, financial planning, and marketing.  Read more

Jeff and Jonathan Sandness
Owners and Co-operators, Buell's Orchard
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Replacement Lens Express is Still Going Strong

Score has helped me not only when I was in the early stages of my business but throughout my company's development. Specifically, they helped me to tackle some fundamental... Read more

Stephanie Bealing
Founder and President, Replacement Lens Express
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BodySculpt Massage Clinic Can Dissolve Pain

My SCORE mentors have been a huge support to me as a new business owner.  I began using their services in September and have been meeting with them twice a month ever since. They... Read more

Victoria Palmisano, LMT
Founder/ owner, BodySculpt Massage Clinic
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Ron's Automotive Going Strong After 2 Years

I heard about Score while attending a Rotary Club event. I got engaged with them and quickly realized some benefits. Probably the biggest benefit was helping me  minimizing risk.... Read more

Ron Llewellyn
Founder, Ron's Automotive LLC
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Cutting Edge Behavioral Science Helps Medical Device Users Thrive

I engaged with Score and the help was invaluable in meeting the many challenges of starting a business. I also have received SBA assistance through counseling and technical... Read more

Stefanie C.F. Toise, PhD, MPH, E-RYT 500
President and Founder, At One, LLC
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Simply IV Safety

Working directly with my SCORE mentor about 2 1/2 years ago, he gave me clear direction. He saw our vision, but put into perspective many topics that starting a company such as... Read more

Thomas A. Baggiero II
CEO, Simply IV Safety
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Saratoga Partners LLC

Ross worked with various SCORE mentors to turn his vision into reality. Ross felt that this SCORE mentoring team provided a lot of value.  He found the team to be insightful,... Read more

Ross Buckley
Owner, Saratoga Partners LLC
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The Helpful Handyman, LLC

Someone mentioned that an organization called SCORE was running a workshop on starting your own business (Simple Steps For Starting A Business). I signed up, went to the session... Read more

Jared Kennedy
Owner, The Helpful Handyman, LLC
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Lisa Heller

In order to be successful in the music business, Lisa is working on a strong business strategy, good contacts and support. She knows that this industry requires great attention to... Read more

Lisa Heller
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HyWinds Technologies

Starting up a business can be somewhat isolating and unnerving and my mentors have been there for me providing sound advice and encouragement along the way. In January 2017 I... Read more

Kelly Strayer
CEO, HyWinds Technologies