(SARASOTA, Fla., October 30, 2014) Recently released annual metrics show the Manasota chapter of SCORE ranking at the top of SCORE’s Southwest Florida District in several categories. The Southwest Florida District is composed of eight chapters that provide business education and mentoring services from Naples to New Port Richey.
Manasota SCORE ranked first in the district for Total Client Services (3,080) and Total Services Increase Over Prior Year (up 48%). The chapter was second in the district for the number of workshop attendees (1,114).
Manasota SCORE’s Chair Dennis Zink and Vice Chair Bob Melberth are working with SCORE volunteers to further increase and improve services through enhanced mentor training and partnerships with area organizations.
To register for a SCORE workshop, request business mentoring services, or apply to serve as a SCORE volunteer, visit www.manasota.score.org.
Manasota SCORE has over 40 volunteers providing education and mentoring services in Sarasota and Manatee counties. The organization conducts two series of workshops: Simple Steps for Starting Your Business and Specialized Workshops. They also offer a wide range of online courses in English and Spanish at www.manasota.score.org. To contact Manasota SCORE, visit the website or call 941.955.1029.
SCORE, a national nonprofit organization that was started in 1964, has over 11,000 members, retired business executives who donate their time providing education and mentoring services for people who are starting a new or growing an existing business.
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