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Clover Gift Shop

“Working with Barry was a real treat,” said Patricia. Read more

Patricia Eames
Owner, Clover Gift Shop
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The Woodstock Gallery

Counselor John Roy from Vershire worked with Scott in evaluating the business taking into consideration that Scott was planning to meaningfully change the gallery’s offerings. Read more

Scott Franzen
Owner, The Woodstock Gallery
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“Alice gave me the confidence to go ahead with the project,” said Charles. Read more

Charles Umpleby
Owner, Umpleby’s Bakery Cafe
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The Complete Hoot

Fortunately, Jo and Jerry saw an ad for a SCORE workshop on marketing. Read more

Jo & Jerry Evarts
The Complete Hoot
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River Excitement!

“Barry encouraged me to contact local chambers of commerce and local inns and Jeff and Barry suggested that I get on the‘speaking circuit’ of the local Rotary Clubs so more local r Read more

John Marshall
Owner, River Excitement!
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When Seconds Matter

My mentor's ideas have led me down paths I would have never thought of. She has truly helped build this business into what it is today. Read more

Shawna Bobst
RN instructor , HEART Mobile CPR