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Our SCORE Chapter offers a huge array of skills, professions, experience, knowledge and languages.   Free and confidential personal mentoring offered Remotely via video, phone call, and in-person.

Our Mentors

Business Plans / Startup Assistance Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Product Development & Manufacturing Strategy & Planning
I am an entrepreneur with experience building small businesses from a single person to a thriving organization. This... Read More >
Operations Product Development & Manufacturing
Food Safety Auditor,Consultant, and Trainer Operations Manager Technical Services Manager- QC and R D Food... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Buying or Selling a Business Financing / Capital Operations Strategy & Planning
I have spent more than 25 years working with small and middle market businesses. As a former banker CEO and private... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Customer Relations Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Product Development & Manufacturing Strategy & Planning
My philosophy is plain and simple: When all else fails, go sell something! I can help you and your business attract,... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Operations Product Development & Manufacturing
ROR Consulting, Inc, Owner doing software consulting. Also responsible for sales and marketing Agilisys, Inc.... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Government Regulations & Contracting Operations
I am a recent retiree with significant management experience, and I'm interested in supporting local business owners... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Human Resources Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations
I can help improve business performance through the creation of a compelling growth strategy, marketing excellence,... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Human Resources Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Non-Profit Operations
Marketing, Sales, Accounting, Business Management, Recruiting, Hiring and Training, Business Start-up and Ownership.... Read More >
Customer Relations Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Product Development & Manufacturing Strategy & Planning Technology
I understand the importance of profit and loss responsibility and meeting a payroll every week. For over 15 years I was... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Product Development & Manufacturing
WORK EXPERIENCE Began in a small family office supply company distributing products to the business to business channel... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Human Resources Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Non-Profit Operations
Bob began his career as a business consultant in the 7-Eleven franchise system. He later owned and operated 24/7... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Product Development & Manufacturing Technology
Energetic and creative leader with proven expertise in significantly growing businesses on three continents. Skilled... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Operations Strategy & Planning
I can help you with planning if you are looking to start a new business or aid you with strategic planning and... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Product Development & Manufacturing
Innovative marketing leader with upstream and downstream experience in B2B and B2C durable goods companies. Marketing... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Human Resources Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Product Development & Manufacturing
In my 40 year plus career, I have worked in a Fortune 500 setting as a Senior officer as well as owning a business... Read More >
Marketing, Public Relations & Sales
operated 117 yr old family owned wholesale meat business. involved in purchasing, production, sales sales management... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Buying or Selling a Business Financing / Capital Operations Strategy & Planning
As a CPA and former CFO I have extensive experience with the behind the scenes aspects of businesses (i.e. accounting,... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Customer Relations Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Strategy & Planning
* Leadership - VP, Director, Senior Management, Lead large team of product managers and product owners to execute... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Non-Profit Operations Product Development & Manufacturing
I am an Alumnus of Illinois Institute of Technology(IIT, Chicago) University of Chicago Booth school of Management.... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Buying or Selling a Business Customer Relations Strategy & Planning
I have a passion for assisting business owners get better. I have owned / sold many successful Businesses and mentored... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Operations
Commercial Equipment Lender who has held positions as a credit analysis and manager, sales manager, region manager, and... Read More >
Human Resources
I can assist SCORE clients in the areas of human resources, stategic planning and training/development Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Human Resources Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Product Development & Manufacturing
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Government Regulations & Contracting Operations
Health care/homecare marketing, human resources/ recruiting and retaining. Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Buying or Selling a Business Legal Issues Strategy & Planning Technology
Larry Zanger is a business and information technology attorney with considerable experience in business start-ups,... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Technology
SUMMARY:Mr. McFarlane has over 25 years of service industry experience. He has held management positions for all but... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Buying or Selling a Business Customer Relations Financing / Capital Human Resources Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Product Development & Manufacturing Strategy & Planning Tax Planning Technology
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Buying or Selling a Business Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Non-Profit Operations
38 years of diverse business experience including entrepreneurial start-up, large scale growth, and business sale. I... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Buying or Selling a Business Customer Relations Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Product Development & Manufacturing Strategy & Planning
Transportation and Warehouse, Wholesale Trade. Sales and Marketing; Business Operations; Industrial Distribution,... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Customer Relations Human Resources Legal Issues Non-Profit Operations Other Product Development & Manufacturing Strategy & Planning
I can provide guidance and advise on starting a new business from a busness plan and trusted advisors to marketing and... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Other Product Development & Manufacturing
I can help improve business performance in Global Marketing, Sales, Engineering, Business Development, Acquisition... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Product Development & Manufacturing Strategy & Planning
I have successful history of growing organizations through product and brand management, interpreting the voice of the... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Human Resources Operations Product Development & Manufacturing
Accounting & Cash Flow Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Non-Profit Operations Product Development & Manufacturing
Executive Management- As an owner of a plastic manufacturing company with more than 200 employees, was involved in... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Operations Technology
Industry Experience Computer software for medium to large manufacturing companies. I co-founded a company which... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Buying or Selling a Business Financing / Capital Government Regulations & Contracting
I recently retired and started looking for volunteer opportunities. My background is in entrepreneurship, finance and... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Human Resources Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Non-Profit Product Development & Manufacturing Technology
Experienced Healthcare Marketing Communications Strategist/ Project Manager. Strategic, Integrated marketing... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Financing / Capital Government Regulations & Contracting Non-Profit Operations Strategy & Planning Tax Planning
I have broad-based experience serving companies of all sizes, including dealing with startups as well as public/private... Read More >
Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Non-Profit Other Strategy & Planning Technology
Angie's Branding Strategy + Website Design experience will help you gain clarity, expand your vision and build a brand... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Buying or Selling a Business Government Regulations & Contracting Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Non-Profit Operations Strategy & Planning Technology
City-Wide Video Surveillance Systems, Computer Systems and Networks, Computer Software Development, Wireless Networks... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Human Resources Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Non-Profit Operations Strategy & Planning
I am very interested in helping new business owners and I am pretty good with ideas and innovating strategies. I am a... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Human Resources Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Non-Profit
Sr.VP HR Underwriters Lab, Corp VP HR (Human Resources) Motorola Systems Business, Corp VP HR and COO Motorola... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Customer Relations Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations
I am a recently retired COO of a Fortune 500 company, and feel I can offer insight and guidance for small business in... Read More >
Other
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Business Plans / Startup Assistance Buying or Selling a Business Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Product Development & Manufacturing Strategy & Planning Technology
to share some of my 35 years' worth of experience in high-tech (software development) and business development with... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Human Resources Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Non-Profit Operations
I founded and operated a temporary services agency in the health care field for 25 years, then sold it in 2010 to a... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Buying or Selling a Business Customer Relations Operations Strategy & Planning
I would like to share the practical business and leadership experiences I have gained over my 37 year career. I enjoy... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Operations Product Development & Manufacturing
Product Management Accountabilities for Allstates Individual Life Products. Lead Life Underwriting and Life New... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Product Development & Manufacturing Technology
I can help supercharge business websites to attract more visitors. Optimizing the content with SEO, followed by using... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Customer Relations Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Product Development & Manufacturing Strategy & Planning
I have 35+ years of diversified management experience in the marketing research industry, including roles directing... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Product Development & Manufacturing Strategy & Planning
Proven executive success over a thirty-three year career as a strategic leader in the life insurance and annuity... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Human Resources Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Product Development & Manufacturing
I can help you to develop a business strategy to grow your company. My expertise includes innovation strategy,... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Product Development & Manufacturing Technology
I hope to be able to improve your business performance with my experience in business strategy, traditional and digital... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Financing / Capital Non-Profit Tax Planning
Primary expertise is with real estate transactions, formation of LLCs and limited partnerships, and management, leasing... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Operations Strategy & Planning Technology
I began my 33 year career with John Deere in the Information Technology department. I was a trouble-shooter and used... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Government Regulations & Contracting Human Resources Non-Profit
SCORE North Cook and Lake Counties Chapter Chair whose HR executive background has always been actively focused on the... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations
Chris helps clients develop their business plans, create effective market entry strategies and pitch new ideas to... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow Business Plans / Startup Assistance Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Technology
Senior executive consultant offering a tradition of performance excellence in business processes, operations management... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Customer Relations International Trade Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Non-Profit Operations Strategy & Planning
I am no longer working full time. What I miss the most is the mentoring of emu team(s) which I always found one of the... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Customer Relations Marketing, Public Relations & Sales Operations Strategy & Planning
Travel & Transportation; Sales and Marketing; Business Operations; Arts & Entertainment; Event Planning, including... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Operations Product Development & Manufacturing
I can help improve business performance in the areas of general management, strategy development, manufacturing,... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance Non-Profit Operations Other Strategy & Planning Technology
John is a nationally recognized senior executive with 35+ years of progressive, global experience in applying... Read More >