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BackStrap, Inc.

Tracy contacted Silicon Valley SCORE and was assigned to Ray Muzzy who has extensive experience in Product Development, Marketing & Sales and Customer Service to help SCORE... Read more

Tracy Halmos
Owner, BackStrap, Inc
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Concord Project Technologies Inc.

She discovered SCORE while looking for entrepreneurship advice and resources online. She applied for a mentor and within a couple of days, received a response. John Edwards was... Read more

Olfa Hamdi
Co-Founder, Concord Project Technologies
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Urioste Sports & Entertainment

Nathan learned about SCORE through the SBA website. He contacted SCORE and met mentors Ray Muzzy and Ed Davis. “I was impressed with the level of experience and background of the... Read more

Nathan and Dan Urioste
Owners, Urioste Sports & Entertainment
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Charlotte Truffles LLC

Charlotte contacted SCORE and met with several different SCORE Silicon Valley counselors.  She got extensive help from Ray Muzzy, who has extensive experience in Product... Read more

Charlotte Walter
Founder and Head Chocolatier , Charlotte Truffles LLC
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Health Care Getaway (HCG)

“Nadera has helped me tremendously over the years. The most noted is her never ending encouragement when something went wrong or the approaches I took, all ended as a huge... Read more

Geoffery Nate William
Owner, Health Care Getaway (HCG)
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WomenSV

During her first year of business, Patrick sought mentoring from SCORE. She says, “I needed help with the business aspects of running a nonprofit and wanted to learn how to think... Read more

Ruth Patrick
WomenSV
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WomenSV (Women of Silicon Valley)

“I will continue to rely on SCORE and my mentors to help me revise my business and strategic plans, including next steps in scaling up. Without SCORE and my mentors, Jerry Jensen... Read more

Ruth Patrick
Founder, “WomenSV” (Women of Silicon Valley)
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Sonja Biggs Educational Services Inc.

Sonja and Brandon came to SCORE for help in 2016 when they found that, despite having revenues of around $300,000, the business was losing money. They struggled with the fact that... Read more

Sonja Biggs Educational Services Inc.
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Sonja Biggs Educational Services Inc.

Sonja was very pleased with her mentors and said, “SCORE helped us operate in a business like way and helped us become profitable. Thank you Mel and Jerry”. SVSCORE wishes all the... Read more

Dr. Sonja Biggs
Ownder, Sonja Biggs Educational Services
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Pharmozyme Inc.

 “Before starting Pharmozyme, I didn’t have enough business experience. But I knew the importance of having a coach/mentor for my startup, so I contacted Silicon Valley SCORE to... Read more

Nader Nourizad
Pharmozyme Inc.

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