SCORE Leader Sue Hartman of Rochester, N.Y., Sponsors New SCORE Women’s Web Site

Washington, D.C.—SCORE “Counselors to America’s Small Business” thanks Susan E. Hartman of Rochester, N.Y., for her generous donation to underwrite the new, SCORE Women’s Web Site at The Web site provides interactive tools and comprehensive resources to help women entrepreneurs live their dreams of business success. Sue’s contribution to SCORE through The SCORE Foundation makes this Web site possible.


Sue is an advocate for the value of small business and the spirit of entrepreneurship in America. She is a former Eastman Kodak executive with more than 25 years of diversified experience in research, product development, manufacturing management, marketing and international business development. She is founder and president of The Hartman Group in Rochester, N.Y., a strategic management consulting firm that is dedicated to helping its clients—from entrepreneurial start-ups to multi-national manufacturing firms—achieve more than they can possibly imagine.


“SCORE is a terrific source of free knowledge and expertise for women seeking a collaborative approach to problem solving,” said Sue Hartman. “Whether you prefer connecting on a one-to-one basis with a trusted counselor or simply gaining access to the vast information on the Women’s Web Site, SCORE has everything you need to ensure your business success.”


Sue is a past SCORE board director and former director of The SCORE Foundation, which supports SCORE by raising funds and managing resources for the benefit of SCORE volunteers and clients. In recognition of her support of SCORE mentoring and services nationwide, Sue was honored by SCORE in 2006 with the esteemed Herb Ausderau Award.


SCORE CEO Ken Yancey said, “All of us at SCORE thank Sue Hartman for underwriting the new SCORE Women’s Web Site. This important resource offers online tools and business mentoring to help women entrepreneurs achieve success.” Yancey added, “Not only has Sue provided invaluable leadership to SCORE for over a decade, her support of the small business community nationwide is outstanding.”


Since 1964, SCORE “Counselors to America’s Small Business” has helped 8 million aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners through counseling and business workshops. More than 10,500 volunteer business counselors in 389 chapters serve their communities through entrepreneur education dedicated to the formation, growth and success of small businesses.


For more information about starting or operating a small business, call 1-800/634-0245 for the SCORE chapter nearest you. Visit SCORE on the Web at or