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

Narrow by

Industry

Proactive Transportation Safety Services Logo
success story

Proactive Transportation Safety Services, Inc.

Gilreath wanted someone who was not involved in his company to guide him on how to grow Proactive Transportation Safety Services. Read more

Malcolm Gilreath
Owner, Proactive Transportation Safety Services, Inc.
Kaplan Executive Search Logo
success story

Kaplan Executive Search

Kaplan wanted a mentor who understood his industry and with whom he felt a personal connection. Read more

Adam Kaplan
Owner, Kaplan Executive Search
Twirling Tiger Media Logo
success story

Twirling Tiger Media

Maureen Joyce and Anne Saita
Co-Founders, Twirling Tiger Media
T's Divine Sweets President and CEO Tamara Jackson
success story

T’s Divine Sweets & More, LLC

Jackson developed her business plan with help from SCORE Mid-Shore chapter chair John C. Franke and SCORE mentor George Howie. Read more

Tamara Jackson
President and CEO, T’s Divine Sweets & More, LLC
GREAT WINE logo
success story

GREAT WINE

Lin’s director of brand marketing, Michella Chiu, first sought out mentoring from SCORE and eventually, Lin joined her. Read more

Danni Lin
Founder and CEO , GREAT WINE
Valarie Kamdar and her two dogs
success story

Love Your Pet Bakery

Valarie Kamdar
Owner, Love Your Pet Bakery
The Grindhouse Radio Staff
success story

On the Radio: Serial Entrepreneur and Two Radio Experts Start Show

Brimstone, Kim Adragna, Steve Zambito
Business Partners, The Grindhouse Radio
Corning Opera House Cultural Center Executive Director De Heaton
success story

Teacher Turns Opera House Into Thriving Community Center

De Heaton
Executive Director, Corning Opera House Cultural Center
Norhart
success story

Norhart

The Kaedings first sought mentoring during a difficult time for the company: One of their newest apartment buildings had unhealthy vacancy levels. Read more

Mike Kaeding
Norhart
Cowboy Cricket Farms Co-Founder Kathleen Rolin
success story

Bugging Out: Veteran Entrepreneurs Enter Edible Insects Market

Kathleen Rolin and James Rolin
Co-Founders, Cowboy Cricket Farms

Pages