Here are a few local small businesses that found success with help from SCORE mentors. Find your mentor today!

PharmaCycle Wins Johns Hopkins Business Plan Competition

Ike Unegbu is a SCORE DC client who was recognized as a winner in the 2018 Johns Hopkins Business Plan competition. Read more

Mira Jean Designs

Hougen sought out a SCORE mentor a year after establishing her business.

Civility Management Solutions

“I wanted to ensure that I had the best foundation for developing success from the very beginning,” Artis says.

Outstanding Woman-Owned Small Business Award - Copiosity

“The first expertise we sought was a SCORE mentor,” Harrison says.

Outstanding Job-Creator Award - Barkly

The Barkly team worked with Hal Shelton, who met with the co-founders monthly to discuss raising capital and scaling the business.

Outstanding Green Small Business Award - Zeponic Farms, LLC

“Without Len’s mentorship, Zeponic Farms would still be in the planning phase,” Zepf says, crediting volunteer Len Johnson for helping Zeph overcome the steep learning curve of sta

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MarketSmart

“I wanted real-world help from someone who had been in the trenches,” Warner says. Mentor Hal Shelton of SCORE’s Washington, D.C. Read more

Greg Warner
MarketSmart
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Fast Signs

SCORE has not only helped Ed grow a business, but has also helped plan for his eventual retirement. “We talked about an exit strategy. Read more

Ed Gonzales
Ed Gonzales, Fast Signs
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The Champ Media Agency

“I sought mentoring from SCORE because I knew that in order to take my business to the next level — things like hiring a team, attracting and servicing more client accounts, doing Read more

Courtney Herring
Owner, The Champ Media Agency
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Nicole Williams Collective

Williams met with volunteer Steve Martin through video mentoring. “When I first connected with Steve I knew right then that he was the perfect mentor for me,” she says. Read more

Nicole M. Williams
Owner, Nicole Wiliams Collective
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Electric Enjin

Ching felt the business was in a rut and he felt hopeless. He turned to SCORE for a second opinion on his business plan. Read more

Chris Ching
Founder and CEO, Electric Enjin
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Music Admin

When a friend heard about Reagan’s business idea, she recommended getting in touch with SCORE. Read more

Nischelle Reagan
Owner, Music Admin
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Brown Virtual Assisting

A local women’s business group in Brown’s home base of Omaha, Nebraska, referred her to SCORE, where she signed up for several workshops. Read more

Geniece Brown
Owner, Brown Virtual Assisting
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Galleries on the Go

Although Mullins has a business degree, SCORE mentors provided guidance and accountability to stay focused as Galleries on the Go grows. Read more

Sara Mullins
Galleries on the Go
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Holt Bosse

SCORE helped us get a handle on the bookkeeping aspect of running a company. Read more

Dave Holt & Patrick Bosse
Holt Bosse

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