Sales, Marketing & Public Relations

Charles E Schafer

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Dover, DE

Chapter: Delaware SCORE

Languages:English

How I can help you

A Mechanical Engineer with 32 years of combined manufacturing and management experience,  Positions held were: Machinist, Laboratory Supervisor, Chief Engineer, Vice President of Engineering, National Sales Manager, Executive Vice President and President of a $40MM company. Functional experience included, machining, time & motion studies, plant layout, job costing, product research, plastic mold designing, procurement, project scheduling, project planning, project management, quality control, cash flow analysis, marketing analysis, creating business plans, soliciting capital funding, managing multi-state sales.

19 years as a consultant (Charles E. Schafer Associates, LLC) providing technical, production, sales, IT implementation, training and administrative services to owners and principal officers of manufacturing companies.

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Education

  • Johns Hopkins University Evening College, Bachelor of Science in Engineering,
  • Johns Hopkins University Evening College, Certificate in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Calvert Hall College, Academic High School Diploma.
    • In top 10% of a class of 142.
    • Selected as one of six Distinguished Students by the Faculty.

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Herbert H Konowitz

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Dover, DE

Chapter: Delaware SCORE

Languages:English

How I can help you

Previously ran a family owned business for 48 years in the textile manufacturing business. Catered to hotel and motels and retail department store trade. Being the primary owner I have experience in sales, marketing, accounting,production , and human resources. Presently involved with homeless in Dover, non profit C501(C)3, day to day operations and grants, elected Vice Chair. Elected SCORE State Vice Chair 2006. Elected SCORE State Chairman, 7/20/09. Elected Chairman Concerned Citizens for Justice 2015Reelected 2nd Vice President of Frederica Senior Center

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Education

<p> Graduated Babson College, Wellesley, Mass BS in BA 1958 Business Counselor Delaware Technical and Community College</p>

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Mike Forney

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Steamboat Springs, CO

Chapter: SCORE Denver

How I can help you

Leadership Trainer, Rotary Zone 21B/27 (Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, Idaho, Nebraska, Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Arizona.  (2013-present)  Rotary Public Image Coordinator, Rotary Zone 27;  Rotary District Governor, 2012-13.   President, Management Dynamics, 2003 to present).  Principal and CEO of PW Funding, Mineola, NY 2001-2003. Principal and COO of Larson Financial Resources, Bernardsville, NJ. 1985-2001 (Sold company to PW Funding.) Commercial and multi-family mortgage finance. Division Manager - AT&T (Public Relations and Public Affairs) 1965-1984. Non-profit boards - Colorado Wing Leader, Angel Flight West; Executive Board, Seminars at Steamboat;  United Way; Main Street. Steamboat Seminars. YMCA. Yampa Valley Airport Authority.

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Education

BA. Political Science. Eastern Washington University 1965 Brookings Institution, 1982.

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Bob Grant, SCORE Mentor - Pittsburgh Chapter

Bob Grant

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Freedom, PA

Chapter: Pittsburgh SCORE

Languages:English

How I can help you

BANKING. Branch & Regional Management. Small Business Lending to $500M. 34 years of Experience. BUSINESS CONSULTING. Duquesne University Small Business Development Center counseling Start-Up and Existing businesses. 8 years of Experience.

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Education

Degree in Business Administration from Grove City College(PA).

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Stephen Cohen

Stephen R. Cohen

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Pittsburgh, PA

Chapter: Pittsburgh SCORE

Languages:English

How I can help you

I can help improve the marketing of your firm through the use of traditional marketing avenues (print, radio, TV) or using the internet.

I am President of Keystone By Design, Inc., a marketing agency specializing in three areas: web design, promotional products and internet marketing.  Ihave designed successful "brochure" and "e-commerce" web sites.  On behalf of my clients I have set up and administer Google Adwords accounts, YEXT search engine optimization accounts, and web display advertising accounts on numerous sites.  I am NOT an expert on social media marketing.

In addition, I am the Local Coordinator of the AARP Tax Aide Service, supervising a staff of 16 volunteers; Chair, of the SMC Business Council health Care Working Group, and an appointed Election Judge.  The SMC Business Council is an advocacy group for small business.

I have conducted the Marketing section of the Chapter Small Business Basics Workshops for the last several years.

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Education

BA Brown University, International Relations
MA, Economics, University of Pennsylvania
MBA University of Pittsburgh

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