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PRIMP

As entrepreneurs flying solo, we needed a sounding board besides our friends and family. Our SCORE mentors provided excellent advice that guided and kept us on track. Read more

Michele Henry and Wesley Uthus
Co-Founders / Co-Owners, PRIMP
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Boom Island Brewing Company

We needed an experienced business professional to help us. Marshall (our SCORE mentor) started by helping us draft a business plan. Read more

Boom Island Brewing Company
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US Roller | Rolling in Success

How SCORE Helped Me Succeed Mort asked all the key questions and helped me prepare a detailed business plan – a three-year plan with financial projections and narrative on how the Read more

Joe Johannes
President, US Roller
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Briva Health

When she participated in a local SCORE workshop, Guled says she was “very impressed with the material covered at the training and the expertise of the mentors.” She thereafter requ Read more

Hodan Guled
CEO, Briva Health
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Norhart

The Kaedings first sought mentoring during a difficult time for the company: One of their newest apartment buildings had unhealthy vacancy levels. Read more

Mike Kaeding
Norhart
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Smarty Pants Kids

Early on, Makya was referred to SCORE by her accountant to help her think through her concept of starting a retail business. Read more

Makya Vandiver-Hawkins
Smarty Pants Kids
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Veritas Marketing, LLC

SCORE counseled Holly Jo Anderson in developing a business plan for Veritas Marketing. Read more

Holly Jo Anderson
Veritas Marketing, LLC
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Moxie Cycling Company

SCORE has provided an business advisory team consisting of accounting, international, finance and marketing talents. Read more

Deb Amorde and Brooke Freiborg
Moxie Cycling Company
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Thrive Adventures

Launching a business was uncharted territory for Al Macdonald. He connected with a group of SCORE mentors who had experience working internationally. Read more

Alan Macdonald
Thrive Adventures
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Mobile Electronic Fingerprinting

The mentors at SCORE helped me get through so many of the start-up problems of getting a business off the ground and launching a national network of registered and qualified profes Read more

Laurie Holland
Mobile Electronic Fingerprinting

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