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Luxe Hair Studio

Mentor Perry Stow assisted the Tidwells with their business plan. He was able to help them determine a clear mission statement and goals for the company. Read more

Shawna and Steven Tidwell
Founders, Luxe Hair Studio
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The WHOLEsome Package, LLC

Grcich and McKee collaborated with SCORE mentor Ed Lockman to build a company that epitomized their passion for nutrition. For both business owners, that passion for nutrition stem Read more

Anna Grcich and Nicole McKee
The WHOLEsome Package, LLC
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Hello Georgeous

Partnering with SCORE helped the Becker's realize their dream. Fred provided the link to move the Becker's from their dream to a reality.  His knowledge and step-by-step procedure Read more

Kim & Michael Becker
Hello Gorgeous
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Advanced Behavior Treatment

SCORE has opened our eyes to the benefits of going into a partnership and educated us on reasons many partnerships succeed or fail. Read more

Rich Neal/Tariq Farr
CEO/President, Advanced Behavior Treatment
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Back From Extinction After 40 years!

I attended all the SCORE workshops in 1993 when I invented the Sandbagger. They were very helpful with getting a small women-owned business loan. Read more

Stacey Kohler
CEO & Founder, Kiddy Crawler LLC
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Converting One's Passion into a Full Time Job!

I have used multiple SCORE eGuides and articles to help gain a better understanding of what is needed to have a healthy Profit & Loss Statement, as well as establish a clear vi Read more

Patricia Burmicky
Founder, PhotoUno Photography School and Patricia Burmicky Photography
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Elwood Restaurant

My SCORE mentor, Carol Heiberger, asked me hard questions, provided feedback based on her business knowledge and experience, and offered moral support. Read more

Adam Diltz
Chef/Owner, Elwood Restaurant
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When Seconds Matter

My mentor's ideas have led me down paths I would have never thought of. She has truly helped build this business into what it is today. Read more

Shawna Bobst
RN instructor , HEART Mobile CPR

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