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Set up and Planning

  • Created a business plan
  • Performed a competitive analysis
  • Assessed the value of the market
  • Interviewed potential customers
  • Created a prototype
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Market Research

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Finances

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Sales

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Operations

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Richard Reaves Entrepreneur

Location
New York, New York, United States of America
Venture Industry
Education/Training
Languages spoken
  • English
Recent Activity

What I need help with

My background as an entrepreneur

My current challenges

Access to capital

Actions I’ve taken so far

Contacted and completed online applications for funding with several CDFI's

My future goals

For 1st round of financing obtain enough working capital to launch the business; projected financing is: $57,000 for start-up expenses, 2nd round of financing; $92,000 for six months of working capital, until the business is profitable.

My motivations to work with a mentor

Need the expertise of another person, that has the expertise to complement my own limited skills and knowledge.


About my venture

Professional Security Training and Consulting USA

Professional Security Training and Consulting, USA., LLC., (PSTC), is a full-service security guard training school serving adults in New York State. Professional Security Training and Consulting, LLC., will be licensed and approved school. The Department of Criminal Justice Services, Office of Public Safety (OPS) provides administrative oversight for private security training in New York State.

Training for security guards was mandated by the Security Guard Act of 1992. The Act requires that all security guards complete three training courses. Armed guards are required to complete two additional training courses. All courses must be conducted at approved training schools, by certified instructors.

Countries of operation: United States of America