International Trade, Imports / Exports

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          I’m in the process of establishing a graphic design/web development business. 
Should I form a corporation? 

 

CHOOSING YOUR BUSINESS ENTITY
By Attorney Ruth-Ellen Post


The four most common forms of business structure are:

  • LLC (Limited Liability Company)
  • CORPORATION (Conventional and Subchapter S)
  • PROPRIETORSHIP
  • PARTNERSHIP

The following outlines provide very general information on some of the main
similarities and differences among these business structures in six key areas:

About the Author

          This column is brought to you by the Merrimack Valley Chapter of SCORE, with 
nearly 70 current and former business executives available to provide free, confidential, 
one-on-one business mentoring and training workshops for area businesses. Call 603-666-7561 or visit merrimackvalley.score.org for information on mentoring, upcoming 
workshops and volunteer opportunities. SCORE is a national, non-profit organization 
and a resource partner of the U. S. Small Business Administration. 

 

Keith Coleman

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Oak Park, IL

Chapter: Chicago SCORE

Languages:English

How I can help you

Areas of expertise

Industry Experience

Education

Master of Public Administration -Governor State University, (5/2012) Bachelor of Science in Business Marketing, University of Phoenix. (9/2007). Certification in Public Management (4-2010)

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E-Commerce Business Planning

Sarah Pierce

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Bellevue, WA

Languages:English

How I can help you

I am an MBA professional with over 15 years of progressive experience in business planning and financial management.  I was a successful  business owner of an online retail & manufacturing company, starting the business out of my garage, building the business for seven years and then selling it.

 

 

Areas of expertise

Industry Experience

Education

MBA- Seattle University

Undergraduate Degree in Finance- Western Washington University

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Rajesh Koppikar

Rajesh M Koppikar

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Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Chapter: Palm Beach SCORE

Languages:English, German, Hindi

How I can help you

Over 36 years of international work experience (in India,Germany & USA) in Quality Assurance, Vendor Audit/Evaluation, ISO 9000 audits, Global Procurement, Supply Chain Management, Materials/Warehouse Management, ERP (SAP) implementation, IT Application Support, Business Process Engineering and e-Business. Worked in Naval Dockyard/Mazagon Dock Ltd./Siemens/Gulf Oil/Florida Power & Light.  Certified ISO 9000 auditor (Bureau Veritas Quality International), Six Sigma Yellow Belt & Lean. Retired from Florida Power & Light.

Areas of expertise

Industry Experience

Education

<ol> <li> Electronics &amp; Telecommunication Engineering.&nbsp;</li> <li> ISO 9000 Auditor</li> <li> Six Sigma Yellow Belt</li> <li> Lean</li> </ol>

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Adolph Weil III

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Montgomery, AL

Languages:English

How I can help you

30+ years in international cotton merchandising through my family's company. Together with my cousin and partner, we owned and operated the company over the last 20+ years.

Areas of expertise

Industry Experience

Education

University of Alabama, MBA, 1987 College of Charleston, BS - Business Administration, 1979

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            I own a small advertising agency, as well as being a wife and mother. I constantly read about women who “have it all” and would love to be one of them. How do they do it?

            “If only I had more time….”

About the Author

          This column is brought to you by the Merrimack Valley Chapter of SCORE, with nearly 70 current and former business executives available to provide free, confidential, one-on-one business mentoring and training workshops for area businesses. Call 603-666-7561 or visit merrimackvalley.score.org  for information on mentoring, upcoming workshops and volunteer opportunities. SCORE is a national, non-profit organization and a resource partner of the U. S. Small Business Administration.

Edward Gromada

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Jamestown, RI

Chapter: Rhode Island

Languages:English

How I can help you

2011 to Present Retired

2009 to 2011 BLACKBERRY, INC.  WATERLOO, ON, CANADA
Consultant: Strategic Business Development

2000 to 2009 GLOBALWARE SOLUTIONS, INC.  HAVERHILL, MA
Vice President, Global Business Development (2004 to 2009)
Director, Global Marketing Operations (2002 to 2004)
Director of Global Business Integration (2000 to 2002)

1998 to 2000 IPC COMMUNICATION SERVICES, INC.  RONCQ, FRANCE
Vice President/General Manager, Europe

1995 to 1998 SEAGATE TECHNOLOGY, INC.  HEATHROW, FL
Director, Operations

1992 to 1995 THE GCS GROUP, INC.  BELMONT, MA
Principal

1977 to 1992 POLAROID CORPORATION  CAMBRIDGE, MA
General Manager

1974 to 1977 ANALOG DEVICES INCORPORATED  NORWOOD, MA
Senior Analyst

1971 to 1974 PWC LLP  BOSTON, MA
Senior Auditor

Areas of expertise

Industry Experience

Education

Northeastern University  Boston, MA
Certificate in Advanced Studies in International Business, Post MBA Study

Northeastern University  Boston, MA
Masters of Business Administration

University of Massachusetts  North Dartmouth, MA
Bachelor of Science, Business Management

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