Dick Mader has been a SCORE mentor since 2000. Mary & Dick Mader founded a Glendale-based media distribution company whose clients include The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and The Los Angeles Times, among many others. The company is now run by the second and third generation, allowing Dick to share his entrepreneurial drive and skills with today’s entrepreneurs.
Dick graduated from the school of hard knocks and is a life-long student. He writes about small businesses in local newspapers. In addition to helping SCORE entrepreneurs find order in the chaos of starting a business, he facilitates START A BUSINESS groups at the Los Angeles Urban League and at the Emerging Leaders Academy.