Retail Trade

Carl Wolfston - Score

Carl Wolfston

Available

Pleasanton, CA

Chapter: East Bay SCORE

Languages:English

How I can help you

I can help you with small business startup issues, including finance, startup accounting, office automation, conserving cash, and making your business look big without overspending.

I have over 40+ working years of selling in the High-Tech Market within the San Francisco Bay Area with more than 27 years of those as an entrepreneur running my own company offering IT Solutions.  

As a successful business owner, I have learned what it takes to run a profitable small business.

I can help clients with:

  • Strategies on business plans for a startup in being a reseller business
  • Running a successful business.  Some of my expertise is in:
    • KISS Method (Keep it simple, stupid)
    • Cash Flow
    • Day in /Day out Business issues
  • How to make money and keep it.
  • Retirement – How to plan now so that you can live your lifesyte comfortably when you decide to retire.

Areas of expertise

Industry Experience

Education

  • BS, Business Degree - Computer Information Systems- Arizona State University

  • MBA, Finance – Golden Gate University, San Francisco, CA

  • 23+ years’ experience in business ownership

  • 40+ years of sales experience in selling high end IT solutions

 

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Jeremy Elmas

Unavailable

Rancho Cordova, CA

Chapter: Capital Corridor

Languages:English

How I can help you

I help businesses reach their goals by focusing on finance, operations and strategic planning.  Through my roles in business development, consulting, operations and finance, I have helped organizations grow and streamline their businesses, creating millions of dollars of revenue and savings.

Areas of expertise

Industry Experience

Education

Masters of Business Administration (Finance Concentration) - California State University Sacramento

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - California State University Sacramento

Certified Management Accountant

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Donald Swanson

Unavailable

Coronado, CA

Chapter: SCORE San Diego

Languages:English

How I can help you

Over forty years experience with writing, editing, publishing and distribution of written material.  Retail rental agreements, operations, purchasing, and marketing.  Experienced with franchise agreements, new and renewals.  Hiring, training, and retaining employees.   How to work with advertising agencies, public relations firms, or generate your own publicity.

 

 

 

 

 

Areas of expertise

Industry Experience

Education

Graduate Gemologist, Gemological Institute of America, and student of the Gemmological Association of Great Britain.

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William Lieberman

Unavailable

Cleveland, OH

Chapter: Cleveland SCORE

Languages:English

How I can help you

I can help clients set up your business and improve performance in operations, finance, personnel and development of a plan for growth. 

Areas of expertise

Industry Experience

Education

I received my undergraduate degree from Case Western Reserve University in 1973 with a B.S. in Accounting and also attended some graduate school courses at Case. I taught several accounting courses at the University to undergraduate and graduate students.

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Steven Oleson

Available

Baltimore, MD

Languages:English

How I can help you

I can help improve business performance in areas such as digital marketing, website design, and other technical areas.

As an engineer, I have been involved in countless technical projects, and as an entrepreneur, I have led successful e-commerce endeavors. I am an extremely motivated individual who is always making an effort to learn, grow, and expand my network. My motivation is to help small businesses become successful so they can become confident and financially free.

Areas of expertise

Industry Experience

Education

I hold a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and Master of Science (M.S.) in Biomedical Engineering from Purdue University.

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Paul Trindade

Available

Newtown, CT

Languages:English, Portuguese

How I can help you

I owned my first business in 2001 and am currently in business working for myself as a Life Sales Agent with Lincoln Heritage and for AAA as a sales trainer in the client services Industry.  I have worked in all aspects of business from start ups to large businesses that are looking to grow but are stuck and need help modernizing.  I can assist with multiple apspects of business set up and improvement.  From staffing to marketing to cash flow maximization.

I am proud to work as a Mentor to help individuals with all their business development ideas.  Whether looking to start their first business or improving an existing one.  

Areas of expertise

Industry Experience

Education

Western Connecticut State University

Henry Abbott Tech

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Vic Grigorian

Available

East Greenwich, RI

Chapter: Rhode Island

How I can help you

 

With 30 solid years of background in leadership, spearheding operations, consulting, and business development and
improvements, I can offer my assistance in retail and service industries to business owners who:

Are looking to become a franchisee
Are ready to look into franchising THEIR business
Would like to see more efficiency (cost control and revenue increase) in their operation 
Would like to re-structure a current business or start a new business
Are getting ready to expand their current business, and need ideas for the space design/flow

 

 

Areas of expertise

Industry Experience

Education

 

Accounting-Glendale Community College Glendale California

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Redge A Martin has broad management experience

Redge A Martin

Available

Oakland, CA

Chapter: East Bay SCORE

Languages:English, French, German, Spanish

How I can help you

I can assist you in your decision making on a wide variety of business development and management issues. With 42 years of working experience, I started in large corporations and transitioned to buying and owning my own business, an auction house. There, I grew sales twelve times over 26 years. Hopefully I can help you do this as well.

As President, I have been involved in all aspects of business including operations, marketing, employee relations, sales, and finance. 

 

Areas of expertise

Industry Experience

Education

MBA, University of California, Berkeley, 1977.
BA, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1973.

 
 

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Arnaldo Toledo

Available

San Juan, PR

Chapter: Puerto Rico

Languages:English, Spanish

How I can help you

There are many ways in which I can help your business success. I help create strategic plans in order to protect your assets, maximize and then use it in an efficient and tax effective matter. I have 20 years of experience in accounting and finance. I started my career in a small accounting firm doing audits, tax planning and business consultant, I was able to see different industries and understand how they work. Later worked in conglomerate as a financial analyst and accounting manager. I was able to evaluate and change cost accounting process and find efficient process reducing manufacturing and operational cost. Now as an advisor I help businesses create strategies to maintain and attract best talent available. Also create financial strategies were small business owners can protect their assets, increase their capital, transfer their earnings, and create exist strategies in order to sale the company or retire, among other things.

As an eagle scout I live by the motto: Be prepared. Be prepared means you are always in a state of readiness in mind and body to do your duty. That's why I create financial strategies, so you can be financially prepared for any moment in your life, planned or not.

Areas of expertise

Industry Experience

Education

BBA - University of Puerto Rico - 2005

High School - Colegio San Jose Rio Piedras - 2000

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