Candace Pruett
Business Consultant

Candace Pruett is a business consultant for the Corridor Region Small Business Development Center at the Chesapeake Innovation Center. She focuses on high tech businesses and start-ups. Whether your early stage company is inventing technology that has never existed or expanding the scope of an application, she can assist you grow your entrepreneurial dream into a viable business venture.

Prior to the SBDC, Candace has worked as a restaurant manager and assisted the owners with the re-opening process. She has over five years’ experience in the customer service industry. Candace worked as an intern for the Eastern SBDC while finishing her graduate studies. She has experience with assisting clients with projected cash flows, research, and business plans. Candace has been in two Business Plan competitions herself. She also has assisted clients for other Entrepreneurial competitions including pitching sessions for clients who have entered in the television show Shark Tank.

Candace holds a bachelor’s degree in Management with finance as her minor and a Masters of Business Administration from Salisbury University.


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