March 24, 2016

For Immediate Release

Source:  SCORE Chapter 308

               Fort Pierce FL




The National SCORE Office in Herndon VA  recently released the results of their FY2015 Client Engagement Survey in which they asked questions of almost 162,000 clients who had used SCORE face-to-face counseling services in the Fiscal Year Ended 9/30/2015.

Analysis of responses by more than 15,000 clients resulted in the Treasure Coast Chapter of SCORE placing in the Top 25 of all SCORE Chapters in the country and specifically placed 13th, out of 25 SCORE Chapters.

With a score of 4.38 Treasure Coast SCORE exceeded the national average of 4.09 as well as exceeded the average result of our District 455 which included SCORE chapters from Brevard River County down to the Florida Keys.

Our 30 local SCORE mentors and counselors have direct experience in business start-ups, manufacturing, high technology, insurance, public relations, retail operations, textiles, pharmaceuticals, legal, banking, finance, tax, distribution, information technology, promotional products, management recruiting, materials, engineering, sales & marketing, specialty retailing, acquisitions, turnarounds, divestitures, business valuations and non-profits.

SCORE Chapter 308, has its main office in Ft. Pierce and branch locations in Hobe Sound, Jensen Beach, Palm City, Port St. Lucie, Stuart and Vero Beach.  In the fiscal year ended September 30, 2015, Treasure Coast SCORE served 636 new clients face-to-face & 180 new clients through email counseling. Also we held 122 workshops with 1,382 attendees. Total services were 4,387 and our total services were up 42.9% year over year!

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 the Small Business Development Center at IRSC 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.

Our website can be used to make an appointment at any of our seven (7) locations for face-to-face counseling or to register for any of our workshops.

Treasure Coast SCORE 308 – Professional Center, Suite 2, 3220 South US 1, Fort Pierce FL 34982

Tel/Fax 772-489-0548 Email: Web Site