Lisa Harvey Roach
What educational, entrepreneurial or business development programs, if any, have you taken advantage of?
I am a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), and certified Idea Mapping Instructor. I completed the "Be Your Magnificence" on-line business coaching program with Maria Simone and Mike Murdock.Who was your first customer and where did you find them?
Ford Motor Company with Jamie Nast, my certifying Idea Mapping InstructorWhere did you find your first employee?
I have no formal employees but do have a very supportive husband.Where have you turned to find capital to grow your company and which institutions have provided it?
I have used my personal savings.What are some of the advantages to doing business here?
There is a diverse pool of people that can use my services. I believe I can make a difference within the business and education communities with the Project Management and Idea Mapping expertise I provide. What advice would you give to someone who was thinking about opening a business here?
Be prepared to spend time developing relationships with individuals in your chosen market. Be flexible and willing to modify your product/service to meet your customer's needs.