BARBARA PHILBERT-ALLEN, OWNER, UJAMAA CULTURAL SANDALS & CRAFTS“Michelle knows that as a woman starting and growing a successful business, you are usually met with challenges from many sources, her mentoring includes how business and personal lives intertwine as well as ways to grow your business so as to lessen pressures in your personal life. A coach is a great support to the new business owner and I could not ask for better in Michelle.”
TERRY S, BUSINESS OWNER
I am confident that if you proceed with outsourcing your business plan to MarketStart you will not be disappointed but rather happy you did! A complete Business Plan takes a lot of dedication, time and research, which can be very overwhelming. I feel very lucky to have met Michelle and for what I have gained in return this was a great investment!!
TRACY, PLAY CREATIVE CONCEPTS“Michelle of MarketStart has been coaching me since the first draft of my marketing plan. She is very detail oriented and gives professional advice; making sure every corner is covered. She has a positive mentoring approach and keeps you thinking about areas of improvement and areas you may not have thought of, it is valuable intelligence, which will only lead to success. Thank you Michelle for assisting in making my business be all it can be!”
ANGELA P. SECRETARY, ORGANIZATION OF CALYPSO PERFORM ARTISTES
“MarketStart created an effective and appealing outreach platform for us to connect with inquiring, existing, new members and supporters. The feedback has been all positive. We are certain that our new online presence will keep us connected and continue to grow interest in our work and mission.”
BARBARA PHILBERT-ALLEN, OWNER, UJAMAA CULTURAL SANDALS & CRAFTS
“Michelle, as a facilitator is organized, her delivery is clear and easy to understand.”
ROSE NIXON OWNER, REALLY ORGANIZED NOW
As a small business start up looking for direction in completing my business plan and identifying key areas of focus, Michelle, was able to sift through the fluff and get to the core of my vision and mission. She asked tough questions and gave constructive critiques in order for me to continue positioning my business more effectively. Michelle is a straightforward, quick thinking professional, with an indelible focus on the ultimate outcome. I appreciate her contribution to achieving my goals. Thanks Michelle
J.S., SELF EMPLOYED BEAUTY SERVICE PROVIDER
A golden business plan delivered.
KAREN STEWART, CHAIR, LL.B“MarketStart has been a key partner in Destiny Community Outreach’s successful development since we launched in 2010. MarketStart’s knowledge and expertise in the area of not for profit business development has provided leadership in shaping our resource development strategy and preparing grant proposals, using online technology – including the seamless integration of social media, and supporting our day to day operations by assuming much of the administration and operations management of the organization. Whether seeking input on board governance, the development of our strategic plan, or the planning of a program or event, MarketStart can be counted on to offer guidance and innovative thinking in all aspects of business development”