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G.I.D. Remodeling & Services

Conley contacted SCORE early in his venture by attending the “Own Your Own Business” workshop taught by Louisville SCORE in conjunction with the local Small Business Development... Read more

Desmond Conley
Owner, G.I.D. Remodeling & Services
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Massage Envy

Theresa and Marcia say, "SCORE saved our business! SCORE has had such an instrumental impact on our business it is hard to define in words how thankful we are for the success they... Read more

Theresa Paradise and Marcia Connelley
Massage Envy
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YouthBuild Louisville

YouthBuild Louisville pursued mentoring from SCORE when they began expanding their business plan for the many new community programs they were implementing. Mentors Don Keller and... Read more

Lynn Rippy
Young Adult Development in Action, Inc.
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Creating Cozy Sanctuaries Anywhere

Reach objectives, plan for the future, launch the business. Read more

Julia Petrus
Owner, Cozy with Posey
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From Corporate to Startup

I needed some mentorship in marketing and sales. I did not really know where to start. Gary helped me tremendously by breaking down the process into smaller steps. He helped me... Read more

Anne-Sophie Le Bloas
CEO, Ravacan Inc.
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Mentoring Mentors

Ben Fisco has been a continual reminder of the importance of the "bottom line". He offers ideas and suggestions that are within my ability, keeps me focused and accountable, and... Read more

Tricia Beck
Founder, CEO, Beck Leadership
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Overnight Success; 20 years later

Several ways!! He helped me to understand financial reports and financing. How credit works, how to get it, and what to use it for. He gave me confidence to move forward even when... Read more

Tracee Murphy
CEO/Principal Designer, Trade Mark Interiors, Inc.
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REDCON Solutions Group (REDCON)

Our monthly meetings allow me to stay focused on the strategies we have developed. Having a clear set of valid and attainable goals has helped my business experience significant... Read more

Kyle Evans
President/CEO, REDCON Solutions Group (REDCON)
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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... Read more

Patricia Burmicky
Founder, PhotoUno Photography School and Patricia Burmicky Photography
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Occupational Services Grows With the Help of SCORE

Our mentor has been there since day one. Answering any and all questions that needed attention. Having a wealth of knowledge a call or click away has provided me with knowledge... Read more

Shelby Edward Meyer
President , Superior Screening Services, Inc.
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On the Radio: Serial Entrepreneur and Two Radio Experts Start Show

Brimstone, Kim Adragna, Steve Zambito
Business Partners, The Grindhouse Radio
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Black Hills Leasing & Property Management

Nowlin sought out mentoring from SCORE after she was approached with an offer to purchase another leasing and property management company. She worked with SCORE mentor Angela Love... Read more

Jamie Nowlin
Black Hills Leasing & Property Management

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