About Silicon Valley
We are a chapter of
a nationwide organization called
SCORE. SCORE's mission is to grow successful small businesses across America, one business at a time. We are a nonprofit association dedicated to help businesses get off the ground, and help more mature businesses understand and make positive changes for continued growth.
We help Small Business
people through mentoring and training. Our
volunteer counselors bring decades of experience
in a variety of business disciplines and
industries. Counseling is provided at no
charge. Our workshops and seminars are
Silicon Valley Chapter of SCORE has about 50 men
and women dedicated to assisting small
businesses to grow and prosper. Our volunteer
members are experienced executives with diverse
backgrounds. Many of them have started and grown
their own successful businesses, some were
corporate managers, and others have experience
with non profit organizations or the government.
Skilled Counselors for Business Consulting, Mentoring and Training
skills include: accounting, consulting,
distribution, financial planning, franchising,
human resources, marketing, operations,
publishing, retail sales, strategic planning,
sales, consumer products, Internet, technology
and nonprofit management, and doing business
with the government.
Our Business Seminars cover the most important topics needed to start and improve your business. Our seminars are taught by our own counselors as well as industry experts who currently run businesses or teach within the San Jose / Silicon Valley area.
We are open during most
business days from 9AM to 2PM.
Silicon Valley SCORE, is
located at 234 East Gish Road, Suite 100 in San
Jose, 95112. (Be
careful to use the East Gish Road that
intersects with North First Street). As
you enter the parking lot, please go to the
second building towards to back. There is
plenty of free parking.
phone number during business hours is
408-453-6237. Email can be sent to info.@.svscore.org
also provides occasional business counseling at
various Chambers of Commerce.
If you are interested in
being a volunteer,
please click here
Silicon Valley SCORE covers
Santa Clara County. Three
nearby chapters are
Cruz SCORE. You
may find other SCORE locations by