Choose Your Counselor


December 01, 2018 to December 01, 2018
09:15 AM untill 01:15 PM


“Choose Your Counselor

Free help with any business issue!


No time for a weekday appointment? Take advantage of this opportunity for free weekend mentoring. Review each counselor’s expertise and experience below, select the one with the qualifications that best suits your needs and schedule an appointment online. Choose your time for a one hour appointment.




Mike Jacobson

Expert in: Retail Management; Business Strategy & Planning; Profit & Loss; Organizing Your Business; Developing Your Staff; Sales & Marketing; Leasing Your Space; Managing Your Inventory; Succession Planning

Experience: 40 Years of retail experience; 20 years of leadership with major retail organizations. Help to develop and build a successful family business with multiple locations; owned a successful franchise.           


Norm Storm 

Expert in: Business Start Up, Business Plans, New Product Development, Sales Promotion, Marketing, Consumer Package Goods & Services, Retail Management

Experience:  Marketing & Management instructor at the Lutgert College of Business, 17 years at Florida Gulf Coast University; Considerable marketing experience with both large and small companies;.Started and operated 4 small companies during the past 20 years.



Bill McKinney 

Expert in: Non-Profit/not-for-profit/new business start up. Choosing a Board of Directors. Meeting state and federal legal requirements/registration. Raising funds and promotion via social media and other methods. Record keeping and analysis. Business plan versus operational plan. Time line construction and use. Business analysis, direction, research.

Experience: 36 years as an entrepreneur. Started new business within major corporation. Certified volunteer Financial Counselor with state.



Jack Condon  

Expert in: Starting entrepreneur, not for profit and non profit businesses. Incorporation with state and registration with IRS.

Experience: 36 years as an entrepreneur. Started new business within major corporation. Certified volunteer Financial Counselor with state.


Steve Horvath

Expert in: Financing Your Business; SBA Loans; Requirements for Obtaining a Loan

Experience: 44 years of bank commercial lending experience     


Scott Sharon

Expert in: I Business Start Up; Marketing & How to find clients and how to communicate with them;  Restaurant operations & marketing; Strategy and planning, manufacturing and product development, business operations, business finance and accounting and public relations; Government Contracting

Experience: Technology and Web-based Services; Product Development in the Restaurant Industry; Started 3 companies that served the restaurant industry


SCORE Naples, Fifth Third Bank Building (rear)View map
900 Goodlette Road North,
Naples, 34102, FL, US

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