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SCORE offers the largest network of volunteer business mentors providing free answers to your business questions. Browse mentor profiles to find your ideal expert or ask a question and let us pair you with the right expert.

SCORE has been mentoring new and existing businesses for over 40 years and has a network of over 13,000 volunteers who donate their time to help entrepreneurs. As highly successful and experienced business professionals and entrepreneurs, SCORE mentors deliver valuable, timely, and practical advice. Whether you are a start-up or an existing business, our mentors will help you and your business open new markets, reach new customers, and achieve new goals. These SCORE mentors will help you start and grow your business through free and confidential business advice online and in person.

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Our Mentors

Marketing, Public Relations & Sales
Miguel Alfaro is a SCORE Santa Barbara Volunteer and Mentor. His passion is Digital Marketing. Thanks to his company... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Human Resources Operations
I can help clients understand and define the financial and operational foundations for building a succesful business. I... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Product Development & Manufacturing
Business Start Up as well as have extensive experience in manufacturing, sales, marketing, warehousing, distribution... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Buying or Selling a Business Customer Relations Financing / Capital Franchising Human Resources Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Strategy & Planning
I help owners solve business and organizational issues FAST - from basic business performance to staff and management... Read More >
Technology
Proven Senior Level Manager with over 14 years of experience delivering web based e-commerce solutions (point of sale... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Government Regulations & Contracting Operations Product Development & Manufacturing
Neil has a varied career serving as a Manufacturing Engineer, Program Manager, Operations Manager, and Contracts... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Franchising Operations
My business career consists of five start up businesses and eight years in Corporate Management. The businesses owned... Read More >
Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Non-Profit Technology
I can help with the evaluation and implementation of CRM (Customer Relationship Management) and Email Marketing... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Technology
I can help clients make better business decisions. I have knowledge, experience and skills required in starting,... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Government Regulations & Contracting Human Resources Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Technology
Retired civil engineer specializing in small businesses succession planning to employee ownership. Hal and his team can... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Buying or Selling a Business Financing / Capital Government Regulations & Contracting International Trade Legal Issues Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Product Development & Manufacturing Strategy & Planning Technology
I have mentored college students for many years at my financial firm. I have run a business program for teens from... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Human Resources Legal Issues Strategy & Planning
I would like to help the small business community in Santa Barbara return with economic growth in 2021 and beyond as we... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Technology
General building contractor with expertise in construction and in engineering and design. Also experience in the fields... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Customer Relations Human Resources Operations Technology
I am a certified Small Business Consultant and have been passionate about small and local businesses for years. I bring... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Human Resources Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Non-Profit Technology
He has extensive knowledge in all aspects of business operation inluding, employee relations, HR, financing, investors... Read More >
Operations Product Development & Manufacturing Strategy & Planning Technology
I've worked with countless small businesses and individuals as a consultant the last 20 plus years, primarily helping... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Marketing, Public Relations & Sales
I have spent my career in marketing focused on business development, sales and operations of small organizations both... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Buying or Selling a Business Financing / Capital Government Regulations & Contracting Legal Issues Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Non-Profit Strategy & Planning Tax Planning
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Human Resources Operations Other Product Development & Manufacturing Technology
I want to help you assess and grow your business, build a successful team and achieve your objectives with... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Financing / Capital Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Product Development & Manufacturing
I can help you: make a starting plan for your business, in concept development, product development, sourcing, costing... Read More >