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Fresh n’ Local Foods

I discovered SCORE via the internet when looking for options for finding someone who could review my business plan.I signed up and was assigned a SCORE counselor, with whom I met a Read more

Evann Remington
Fresh n’ Local Foods
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Cox Electric. LLC

SCORE helped with the business and marketing plans, and provided financial and business plan templates, advice and encouragement.  They asked the hard questions that in answering t Read more

Corey and Zandi Cox
Cox Electric. LLC
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Basha

Tim Ream and Paula Kanarek worked closely with me to develop a business plan and to work on my financials. Read more

Robin Seyfert
Basha
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Sweet Red Coffee & Wine Bistro Succeeds

SCORE provided guidance in the marketing strategy and financial projections to ensure a profitable business.  SCORE resources also provided guidance on commercial lease agreement a Read more

Dan and Cindi Alire, co-owners
Sweet Red Coffee & Wine Bistro Succeeds
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Apex Lyo, Inc

Bob Platt and Gil Beck,  SCORE co-counselors,  gave very valuable guidance to Andy Lesko and Dennis Willhite.  It started with the modified business plan and guidance to scale the Read more

Andy Lesko and Dennis Willhite
Apex Lyo, Inc
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Fireworks Restaurant & Bar

Bob Bernhard,  SCORE Counselor,  made a number of suggestions when he first started meeting with Intaba Liff-Anderson.  Her outside signage was too small and the name of the restau Read more

Intaba Liff-Anderson and Ocean Anderson
Fireworks Restaurant & Bar
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Harrison Bar & Grill Seeks SCORE Mentor

Bob Bernhard used his expertise in restaurant management to recommend changes.   A plan was put in place to gradually change all of the poor business practices.  This has been a co Read more

Jason Young
Harrison Bar & Grill Seeks SCORE Mentor
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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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WARD AQUAFARMS

Dan admitted that he was outside his area of expertise when it came to securing funds.  Dennis started by helping Dan connect with aquaculture investors in Southeast Massachusetts. Read more

Dan Ward
Ward Aquafarms

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