For the fourth year in a row, Treasure Coast SCORE Chapter 308 has received the highest level of Chapter Rating possible, namely, The Platinum Award which was presented at the recent National Leadership Conference held in St. Louis MO.
Each year all SCORE chapters are reviewed by their District Director in what SCORE calls SOSR – SCORE On-Site Review. The review consists of measurements as to how each chapter stacks up in over twenty areas such as operations, finance, ethics, leadership, sustainability and chapter growth.
Treasure Coast SCORE is one of only nine chapters nationally out of over 300 chapters to receive this award four years in a row.
Treasure Coast SCORE counselors have direct experience in business start-ups, manufacturing, high technology, insurance, public relations, retail operations, textiles, pharmaceuticals, legal, banking, hospitality, restaurants, finance, tax, distribution, information technology, materials, engineering, sales & marketing, specialty retailing, acquisitions, turnarounds and divestitures.
SCORE also offers free & low cost workshops in such areas as: How to Start a Small Business, Financial Recordkeeping, Marketing, Florida Sales & Use Taxes, All About Non-Profits, Business Insurance, Business Law, Commercial Credit, Business Planning, Corporate & LLC Reporting & Recordkeeping, & Personal Credit/Identity Theft.
SCORE Chapter 308, has its main office in Ft. Pierce with branch locations in Hobe Sound, Jensen Beach, Palm City, Port St. Lucie, Stuart, Sebastian and Vero Beach.
Fiscal year to date August 31, 2016, Treasure Coast SCORE Chapter 308 has thus far served 572 new clients face-to-face & 69 new clients through email counseling. Also we have held 110 workshops with 1,599 attendees. Counting follow-on sessions we have recorded 3,820 total services with our clients and workshop attendees added together.
SCORE provides no-cost, confidential business counseling with expertise in a wealth of business and business-related areas. SCORE Chapter 308 is a resource partner with the Small Business Administration and covers Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River, Glades and Okeechobee Counties on the Treasure Coast.
Please phone the SCORE office at 772-489-0548 to set up an appointment to discuss your business opportunity with an experienced SCORE counselor or please go to our Web Sitewww.treasurecoast.score.org.