Pinellas County SCORE
One of our Pinellas County beaches4707 140th Ave., North, Suite 311
Clearwater, Florida 33762
(727) 532-6800
SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses start, grow, and succeed nationwide. We provide free confidential mentoring services and free or low-cost workshops on a broad variety of topics including writing a business plan, advertising and marketing strategies, negotiating leases, trademark registrations and navigating local government licensing and regulatory issues.


Pinellas County SCORE Chapter 115 is a resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration, staffed by 57 industry veterans, willing to "Pay It Forward" by donating their time and expertise helping new and existing businesses on their pathway to Business Success. Our Certified Business Mentors can meet with you at our chapter headquarters, and other locations around Pinellas County, or by telephone or email.


SCORE mentors and representatives from the local business community conduct a variety of regularly scheduled, no cost and low-cost educational workshops that provide valuable information and techniques necessary for establishing and managing a successful business.

With access to a wide variety of documents, templates and tools to assist you in starting or growing your business, the information provided here covers a wide range of subjects including business planning, capital sources, government agencies, and much more. This library of valuable resources is free.

SCORE Workshop Leader - Larry Hunt

Upcoming Workshops & Events

Jul. 31, 2014 St. Petersburg, FL
If you are doing your ‘homework’ to start a business, you will definitely want to explore the different legal structures that are...
Jul. 29, 2014 St. Petersburg, FL
Are you getting the most out of your social media marketing? Which media should you use? Most importantly, how do you get them to work?...
Aug. 5, 2014 St. Petersburg, FL
In tough economic times, why advertise? According to a recent study, firms that advertised during a recession increased in value and got more...
Aug. 12, 2014 St. Petersburg, FL
Do you own a small business or do you want to start one? Strong online marketing can be critical to your success. In this workshop, we will cover...
Aug. 19, 2014 St. Petersburg, FL
  There are many advantages to a home-based business. This workshop focuses on the unique issues that go with it: addresses, tax...