Monday, January 6, 2020 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM CST
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Memphis Central Library 
3030 Poplar Ave.
First Floor
Memphis, TN 38111

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SCORE Memphis 
SCORE Memphis 

Simple Steps (1) – Starting Your Business 

This workshop is part of the five-part Simple Steps for Starting Your Business series. It will introduce you to key business factors such as the realities of entrepreneurship, different business options to pursue, key resources needed, the components of business ownership, legal and financial considerations, the importance of planning, and more.

Lanny Oakes spent thirty-three years with Nationwide Insurance Company in various management positions including Property/Casualty claims adjustor, insurance agent, field sales management as a sales manager, agent and sales manager training and development manager, regional sales manager, sales director, and in several corporate (home office) marketing positions including manager of field sales compliance and audits, marketing manager, and marketing director.  Other positions included sales technical consultant, special projects director in the office of marketing, and acquisitions consultant.


He serves as a SCORE mentor, counselor, instructor, and is a member of the Executive Committee and chair of the Membership Committee.