WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 31, 2014) — Mojo Barbershop of Honolulu, Hawaii has been chosen as this year’s recipient for the prestigious Outstanding Minority-Owned Small Business award given by The SCORE Foundation and sponsored by AT&T.
SCORE (mentors to America’s small business), serves over 350,000 clients annually and will honor their most successful clients at The SCORE Foundation’s 6th Annual SCORE Awards Gala on August 14th in Washington, D.C. Mojo Barbershop will be recognized for demonstrating unique vision, innovation and achievement as an outstanding minority-owned small business.
“SCORE is proud to serve minority business owners and recognize the accomplishments of this segment of entrepreneurs,” said SCORE CEO Ken Yancey. “Mojo Barbershop has not only achieved business success but has made a real social impact by providing a place that encourages interaction and community building.”
The SCORE Foundation Executive Director David R. Bobbitt says, “We are honored to recognize this fantastic small business that has made an incredible impact in their community and hope that showcasing their success will inspire others to venture down their own path of entrepreneurship.”
Read more about this SCORE success story at www.score.org/success-stories/mojo-barbershop. Learn more about the SCORE Awards at www.score.org/score-awards.
The mission of The SCORE Foundation is to support and leverage the work of SCORE by soliciting, investing and managing resources for the benefit of SCORE. Learn more about The SCORE Foundation at www.scorefoundation.org.
Since 1964, SCORE has helped more than 10 million aspiring entrepreneurs. Each year, SCORE provides small business mentoring and workshops to more than 375,000 new and growing small businesses. More than 12,000 business experts volunteer as mentors in over 320 chapters serving local communities with entrepreneur education.
For more information about starting or operating a small business, call 1-800/634-0245 for the SCORE chapter nearest you. Visit SCORE at www.score.org. Connect with SCORE at www.facebook.com/SCOREFans and www.twitter.com/SCOREMentors.