SCORE Advises Budding Business Owners - Vicki Vaughan
Before Gabriele Hummels-Schucker took an entrepreneurial leap in March and opened her business, Schugga Bakery, she sought out advice from an outfit called SCORE.
Hummels-Schucker, a native of Germany, was determined to put her skills to work by opening a shop selling pastries from her homeland that range from a seven-layer cake to bread rolls and pretzels.
She got advice from Halbert Brown, the incoming president of SCORE's local chapter.
“He was a big help all the way through — and he still is,” said Hummels-Schucker, whose bakery opened in late March at 5531 Randolph Blvd.