You are not alone! Chester and Delaware County SCORE volunteer mentors have met many entrepreneurs in various stages of their business: pre-startup, start-up, in business.

Check out a few of our success stories or ask us your business questions!

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Embellish Your Life, Glen Mills, PA

Five years ago, as a single mom with preteens, Laurie Alyanakian set out to start a business that had low overhead and flexible hours to allow her to spend time with her family. Read more

Laurie Alyanakian
Founder, Embellish Your Life, Glen Mills, PA
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Stellar Hair Studio

Cosgrove wanted help writing her business plan, along with encouragement to stay focused. She attended online workshops about the business-plan writing process and also attended a Read more

Erin Cosgrove
Owner, Stellar Hair Studio
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Fitness2Go

To ensure that his company was properly established, one of the first steps MacNeal took was to contact SCORE. Mentor Dan Krause helped him to determine the proper legal status for Read more

Tom MacNeal
Owner, Fitness2Go
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Pro-Active Muscle Therapy LLC

With a desire to expand her business, she attended the SCORE Simple Steps Business Planning Workshop, SCORE seminars and several personal meetings with a SCORE counselor. With the Read more

Ann Hughes
Owner, Pro-Active Muscle Therapy LLC
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Pink Stiletto Cosmetics

“I wanted an objective perspective on my business, marketing concepts and business plan,” Carmen says. Read more

Crystal Carmen
Owner , Pink Stiletto Cosmetics
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Heartline Press, Inc

In 2012, Hartley reached out to SCORE and was introduced to SCORE counselors Phil Macero and Alan Vinick.  Through a number of personal meetings, the SCORE counselors helped Hartle Read more

Ryan Hartley
Owner, Heartline Press, Inc
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VIELÄ, Ltd

While Colasanti had success selling her jewelry directly to a small number of individual buyers, she realized that to gain wider distribution and increase sales, she had to market Read more

Angela Colasanti
VIELÄ, Ltd
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Fitness2Go

Fitness2Go Tom MacNeal’s venture into the world of fitness began during his first year of college when he had a part time job as a personal trainer at a gym. Read more

Tom MacNeal
Fitness2Go
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Experience Positive Therapy LLC

  Experience Positive Therapy LLC   Tina O’Connor, Founder of Experience Positive Therapy LLC     As a therapist at the crime victim’s center in Chester, Pennsylvania, Tina O’ Read more

Tina O’Connor
Experience Positive Therapy LLC
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Cupcakeology

        Jennifer and Robert Morris have been perfecting the study of cupcake making since they opened the doors of their business in 2011.  Cupcakeology, located in Collingdale Read more

Jennifer and Robert Morris
Cupcakeology

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