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SCORE Helps OD Greens Grow their Business

Tobul stated,”I don't have a business background. When I started with SCORE I was overwhelmed with the tasks associated with starting my own business. My SCORE team helped me... Read more

Don Tobul
Owner/Operator, OD Greens, LLC
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SCORE helped Seal the Deal

Tom Sasura, Vice President started with the company in 2011. “Some of my biggest challenges were knowing and understanding all of the financials, M&A, Cash flow and working... Read more

Tom Sasura
Vice President, North Coast Seal
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Specs4Us

Volunteer mentors Jon Slaybaugh and Richard Coyne have assisted Dellapina throughout the growth of her company. “They help me stand outside the box and look inside piece by piece... Read more

Maria Dellapina
founder and CEO, Specs4Us
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Timberline Tractor & Marine

"SCORE certainly helped smooth the road for me," says Al Lemons. "I felt more confident in making sales calls and explaining what we could offer. That, in turn, gave me the... Read more

Joseph and Lori Scholtz
Timberline Tractor & Marine
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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. They also helped us identify areas of strength... 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. My current mentor has been... Read more

Stacey Kohler
CEO & Founder, Kiddy Crawler LLC

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