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Saturday, July 7, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM MST
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Tempe Public Library (BRiC) 
3500 South Rural Road
Tempe, AZ 85282

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David McClean 
Greater Phoenix SCORE 

The ABCs of Starting a New Business 

Are you starting a new business or
thinking about it?

This session is an essential step in developing a business plan that will increase your chances of being successful.

  • Should you start now?
  • Where?
  • How?
  • What about money

Find out what it takes to get started on the best path for your business.

*** Free ***


  • roger robinson Roger Robinson, Ph.D is a Certified Score Mentor. Following the Navy, Roger created and successfully operated a multi-unit entertainment, recreation, bar & food enterprise in Michigan. In Phoenix, he combines his entrepreneurial and academic experience for the benefit of nonprofit and for-profit enterprises in pursuit of their dream. To this end he published a business planning workbook ”Basic Business Planning for Entrepreneurs, Your Roadmap to Success”.

  • Steve Feld is a certified business coach with FocalPoint. He owned a district office for Farmers Insurance, where he recruited, trained, coached, and consulted agents. Steve was a COO/CFO for a large non-profit organization, the Harlem Globetrotters, General Manager for RAWHIDE an 1880’s Western Theme town, he also traveled around the world working for many different musical acts such as The Eagles, Paul Simon and Jimmy Buffett improving merchandising operations at the venues, he has owned two managerial consulting practices working with start-up, small and medium sized businesses. Steve has over 30 years in business operations/marketing experience in a variety of industries and sizes, along with being part of 3 different Fortune 500 companies - always contributing to their profitability and growth. Since graduating from Colorado State University with a B.S. in Economics he has obtained his M.B.A., and is 6-Sigma Green Belt certified. He is the recipient of numerous local and national business awards.

  • Dave Miller Dave Miller. B.S.I.E. is a Certified SCORE Mentor. After Graduating in Engineering Dave went to work with GE in Technical marketing. He was at GE when they invented Strategic Planning and was Manager of Strategic Planning of one of their Division. His career was in Industrial Automation involving Business to Business technology oriented products and systems. Starting in Sales he grew into General Management running businesses from $40M to $350M in large companies and also participated in three start ups and spent time in Venture Capital.