Pittsburgh SCORE Success Stories

Read Pittsburgh SCORE's many success stories to learn how we've helped start and grow businesses in the communities we serve.

Abram’s Nation – Formally Abram’s Bed
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Abram’s Nation

Morris worked with mentors Alice Nadin, Bob Grant and Peter Hart to learn foundational business processes and procedures. Read more

Rose Morris
Abram’s Nation
Atlas Dreams Languages, LLC
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Atlas Dreams Languages, LLC

  Starting a new career can be daunting, but doing so in a new country, two years after becoming a citizen, is a testament to Zineb Outnouna’s passion.  Zineb’s business, Atlas Dre Read more

Zineb Outnouna
Atlas Dreams Languages, LLC
ARTissima Art Studio
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ARTissima Art Studio

Take equal parts artistic talent, training in Art History, a passion for teaching and extensive knowledge of Italian culture, mix together until well incorporated, sprinkle in busi Read more

Cara Livorio
Owner, ARTissima Art Studio
SCORE Pittsburgh Connects Three Entrepreneurs in Trusted Networking Triad
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SCORE Pittsburgh Connects Three Entrepreneurs in Trusted Networking Triad

Some businesses just naturally fit together.  Three such businesses recently called on SCORE Pittsburgh separately seeking its free, confidential counseling service.  David Rosenbl Read more

SCORE Pittsburgh Connects Three Entrepreneurs in Trusted Networking Triad
Boat Pittsburgh
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Boat Pittsburgh

What do you do when you have a passion for something and cannot find a local outlet?  Why, you create a business of course.  That is exactly what Nicole Moga did when she opened Bo Read more

Nicole Moga
Boat Pittsburgh
Paint Monkey
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Paint Monkey

SCORE PITTSBURGH Client Awarded A Pittsburgh Magazine 2013 “Best of the Burgh" AwardYou Can Accomplish More When You Start With SCORE... The Pittsburgh Chapter of SCORE is pleased Read more

Paint Monkey
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VIP Dining and Entertainment Inc. - “The VIP Book”

Community has always been important to Kim Stephenson, president and founder of VIP Dining and Entertainment. Read more

Kim Stephenson
VIP Dining and Entertainment Inc. - “The VIP Book”
HRV Conformance Verification Associates, Inc.
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HRV Conformance Verification Associates, Inc.

    SCORE Client HRV Conformance Verification Associates Nominated for National Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award {Pittsburgh, PA}  The Pittsburgh Chapter of SCORE Read more

Rochelle Stachel
HRV Conformance Verification Associates, Inc.
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Premier Dance Academy

Tracy Slovick
Premier Dance Academy
HRV
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HRV: Engineered For Growth

H. Rochelle Stache
HRV: Engineered For Growth
So Me: Making a Difference
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So Me: Making a Difference

“Amy had a very clearly defined plan for what she wanted to do with her business,” remembers Hart. Read more

Amy McGinley
Owner, So Me: Making a Difference

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