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Grand Strand Spotlight - Coastal Postal

Matthew Maguire
Owner and Operator, Coastal Postal
Learn N Play logo
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Grand Strand Spotlight - Learn N Play Childcare

When Jennifer graduated from HGTC in 2012 her dream was to open a childcare center to help with children’s growth and development.  Her dream went on hold for a while and then she... Read more

Jennifer Roberts
Owner, Learn N Play Childcare
Charles Bach Wonders
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Grand Strand Spotlight - Charles Bach Wonders

My SCORE Mentor, Jim Helfgott, was instrumental in helping narrow down all the marketing options into an effective plan. Read more

Charles Bach
Magician, dancer, illusionist and escape artist, Charles Bach Wonders
S2 Golf Carts
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Grand Strand Spotlight - S2 Golf Cart Solutions

With the hard work of SCORE, and our Mentor Jim Helfgott, we were able to successfully open our business, built from the ground up. We owe much of our success to all the team membe Read more

S2 Golf Cart Solutions
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Grand Strand Spotlight - Breezy Quarters

During the same time as she prepared to launch her new facility, Paige contacted SCORE - Piedmont to request their free mentoring services and was paired up with Certified SCORE... Read more

Paige Bowser
Breezy Quarters
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Grand Strand Spotlight - Jonas Marc Style Studio

When Marcus moved from New York to South Carolina she quickly learned that she had to adapt her marketing and management techniques to fit her new surroundings. Her SCORE mentors... Read more

Kathy Marcus
Jonas Marc Style Studio
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Grand Strand Spotlight - Gator Bait Adventure Tours

The couple was challenged to translate their business skills to their new outdoor office. They met with SCORE mentors to determine how to plan for success as the company started... Read more

Chris and Jane Ochsenbein
Gator Bait Adventure Tours
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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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