Northern-Maine-based serial entrepreneur who has owned several businesses over the past two decades in diverse industries including construction, technology, and business support services. Over 23 years, she led and managed organizations from both the public and private sector, from Tribal and Municipal Governments and small service businesses, to large retail establishments. Currently, Karin maintains her bookkeeping and web design firm while working for New Ventures Maine as a Certified Business Advisor specializing in Microenterprises. She is passionate about using her real world experiences to her clients learn and apply the business skills and strategies they need to create, maintain, and grow viable and sustainable businesses. Clients often express their appreciation for Karin’s ‘teacher at heart’ ability to empower and ignite the confidence within them.
How to work with me
What I can offer
America was built on small businesses and I am willing to provide guidance at every level to help Entrepreneurs succeed.
My expectations for a successful mentoring relationship
Mentees should be clear about what they need and ask fairly concise questions. Listening is half of the equation - a commitment to follow through is equally important.
How entrepreneurs can prepare before we start
Share their idea and write down some questions.
Job title:Business Advisor - and - Owner
Company:New Ventures Maine - and - The County Life Bookkeeping