Tag Archives: Business Development

Jessie Esposito of “It’s About Time” Convenience Store

Jessie Esposito hated that she had to drive into Palmetto or Bradenton every time she needed to grab just a few items. Like many residents of Twin Dolphin Marina, Jessie lives on a docked boat and prefers to walk rather … Continue reading

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Gerry Walker of Sundance Catering and Events

When Gerry Walker bought Sundance Catering and Events two years ago he didn’t take the time to write a business plan for his new company. Today that is what he would call his “biggest mistake”. “Not having that road map … Continue reading

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Getting Down to Business: How to Write A Successful Business Plan

We know you have a passion for your business and can’t wait to get it off the ground. But being an entrepreneur is more than renting space, stocking shelves and putting up an “open sign”. You may know what you … Continue reading

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Jamara Clark of C&B Multimedia

Each week we’ll feature a new client who has started or improved a small business using the expertise of Suncoast Community Capital. This week we spoke with Jamara Clark of C&B Multimedia. Local teacher Jamara Clark and his partner Nathaniel … Continue reading

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Client Profile: Super Mac Carpet Cleaning

Each week we’ll feature a new client who has started or improved a small business using the expertise of Suncoast Community Capital. This week we spoke with Mackie Allen of Super Mac Carpet Cleaning. Suncoast Community Capital CEO Mike Kennedy … Continue reading

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How to Build A Better Credit Score

Creating a good credit score seems to be full of Catch 22s: You need a credit card to establish a credit history but how do you get a credit card without a credit history? (Try a secured card) People want … Continue reading

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