Many graduates of SBA’s “Emerging Leaders” classes talk about an “Ah Ha!” moment when the lessons, lectures and course work seem to suddenly light up a new path of understanding that will take student business to greater levels.
Moises Montanez, owner of Miami’s Alta Home Remodeling, knows that feeling. As one of 13 students in SBA South Florida District’s inaugural Emerging Leaders Class, he is in the process of remodeling his general contracting business with the knowledge he gained from the class.
“Before the class, my business was four employees working on personal homes. I knew I wanted to grow and I wanted to penetrate the public sector but didn’t know how to do it,” said Montanez.
Moises learned about Emerging Leaders from a Miami-Dade SCORE chapter newsletter. Alta Home Remodeling fit the profile of businesses sought: revenues in excess of $400 thousand; been in business for more than three years and had more than one employee besides himself. He... Read More