Pinellas County SCORE
St. Pete downtown
4707 140th Avenue North, Suite 311
Clearwater, Florida 33762
(727) 437-0990

SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses start, grow, and succeed nationwide. We offer free personal and confidential mentoring plus educational workshops sponsored by local businesses, professionals, and organizations. Our free workshops cover a broad variety of topics including writing a business plan, advertising and marketing strategies, negotiating leases, applying for patents and registering trademarks, 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.

GROW YOUR BUSINES - Free One Day Workshop

Grow Your BusinessHere is a fast track program for existing small businesses to learn and develop new stategies to grow their business. The sessions are presented by skilled seasoned business experts from SCORE, sponsored by Duke Energy and Wells Fargo, and partners The Greenhouse and the Council of Neighborhood Associations.

Space is limited so Reserve Your Seat Today or Get More Information.

Upcoming Workshops & Events

Sep. 1, 2015 St. Petersburg, FL
Becoming a master at selling your product or service and getting clients to buy can be a challenging task for many small business owners. This...
Sep. 1, 2015 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...
Sep. 1, 2015 Palm Harbor, FL
Who doesn't love the idea of being their own boss, controlling their own destiny? This workshop is the first step for anyone who is thinking...
Sep. 3, 2015 Clearwater, FL
You have developed a new product. Using prototypes, you have performed some market research and have some initial market projections. You have...
Sep. 8, 2015 St. Petersburg, FL
Learn the fundamentals of copyrights, trademarks, patents, industrial design rights and trade secrets critical to protecting your business venture...