Our mentors have helped dozens of local small businesses start or grow their business.

These are real testimonials from real clients from the Santa Barbara SCORE chapter.

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Ojai Pepper Jelly and SCORE

"The SCORE meetings are full of so much information. Your follow up email & hyperlinks greatly help me to make the needed changes." Read more

Suze McClellan
Owner, Ojai Jelly
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Hot Cherry Pillows and SCORE

When other people were getting ready for retirement, I started a business. I came up with a great product, cherry pit pillows. Read more

J'Nelle Holland
Founder, Hot Cherry
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Chelsea Design and Fabrication and SCORE

Chelsea Design & Fabrication collaborates with exceptional craftsman. Talented specialists are responsible for the individual stages of production. Read more

Edward Dent
Owner, Chelsea Design and Fabrication
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Four Season Properties and SCORE

"The Santa Barbara SCORE organization is truly incredible. I have been a top Realtor of over 30 years and wanted some new ideas to expand my business even more. My SCORE coach guid Read more

Robin Lacks
Owner, Four Season Properties
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Dons Net Café

The Dons Net Café is a student-run social entrepreneurial business located on the historic campus of Santa Barbara High School offered through the Regional Occupational Program. Read more

Lee A. Knodel (Mrs. B.)
Dons Net Café
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ISO-aid LLC

End confusion over who is doing what at your company with an ISO-compliant quality management system.  Find out how to become ISO-Certified. I recently started an ISO Quality Manag Read more

Kristine Witzel
CEO, ISO-aid LLC
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Joyous Movement

I have found all the SCORE business mentors to be generous with both their time and expertise. I always feel a genuine interest, and that they are consistent and caring. Read more

Beth Amine
Owner, Joyous Movement
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Killer B Fitness

The Killer B Fitness philosophy is that of building a house. If you want a house that will stand up to the elements you must first lay a solid foundation. Read more

Dr. Bob Wilcher
Chiropractor, Killer B Fitness
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Market Ready Rx

Market Ready Rx is a boutique consulting agency focused on commercialization for personalized diagnostics. Read more

Martha Townsend
President, Market Ready Rx

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