CINCINNATI, Ohio—Dec. 23, 2019 – Gordon Daniels has joined Pat McKay as co-chair of SCORE Greater Cincinnati Chapter for the organization’s 2020 fiscal year.

Daniels and McKay will provide leadership to approximately 100 volunteers who provide free mentoring to local entrepreneurs. Their plans for 2020 include increasing access to SCORE resources through partnerships with other community organizations along with providing business seminars and online resources.

Daniels joined SCORE in 2012 and has served on the Executive Committee since 2014. In addition to mentoring business clients, he served as Chapter secretary, handled oversite of the office and social media. Prior to joining SCORE, Daniels held various senior management positions with Multi Color Corporation, including plant manager and plant controller.

McKay has served as chair of the organization since April of 2018. She joined SCORE in Raleigh, North Carolina in 2012 and transferred to Cincinnati in 2015. She provides business mentoring, works on several committees, and serves as liaison to Aviatra Accelerators. Prior to retiring in 2011, she held various senior management positions with Dex Media.

In addition, Mike Dawson has joined SCORE and will be leading the chapter’s marketing efforts. Dawson is Vice President, Marketing and Public Relations for the Cincinnati Better Business Bureau. Prior to joining the team at BBB, Dawson was an advertising executive and Co-owner of Acme Communications. 

“I’m excited to lend my marketing experience to an organization whose mission I believe in,” Dawson said. “Few things are more important than empowering people with a dream of starting a business.”

SCORE Greater Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky and Southeast Indiana Chapter is a nonprofit organization with approximately 100 experienced volunteers who offer free mentoring in all aspects of business development and operations. The chapter offers low-cost educational seminars and maintains an extensive library of business briefs and online webinars. SCORE is the oldest and largest free business mentoring organization in the US with over 12,000 volunteers nationwide who are motivated to give back to their local communities through their support of small business.


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