Sponsored by
the U.S. Small Business Administration

In Secaucus every Wednesday
to help your business succeed

The Secaucus Public Library now hosts free business counseling through the Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE), Newark Chapter 15.

Secaucus residents David S. Makla, a retired CEO of an international conglomerate, and Joseph DeFerrari, Jr, a retired banker, will be available by appointment to give expert advice on business plans, loans and similar business topics.


What is SCORE?
The Service Corps of Retired Executives is a nonprofit association dedicated to entrepreneur education and the formation, growth and success of small business nationwide. SCORE is a resource partner with the Small Business Administration (SBA). SCORE Association volunteers serve as "Counselors to America's Small Business." Working and retired executives and business owners donate their time and expertise as volunteer business counselors and provide confidential counseling and mentoring free of charge through a network of over 11,500 volunteers in 389 chapters throughout the USA.


What help is available?
Local person-to-person consultation in Secaucus
Counseling over the phone (Newark office)
Seminars in Newark on Starting and Managing Your Own Business
Business Information Center and Library in Newark with computers, books, videos and nearly 200 business startup guides
Book entitled "Starting and Managing Your Own Business"


How to contact SCORE

For local appointment in Secaucus
call the Secaucus Public Library at 201-330-2083
or email

For SCORE Newark office
call 973-645-3982
or email

Web links:
SCORE Newark -
SCORE National Website -
Small Business Administration -

SCORE Chapter 15
Two Gateway Center, 15th Floor
Newark, NJ 07102-5003

Secaucus Public Library
Paterson Plank Road
Secaucus, NJ 07094

Revised 7 January 2004