14 minority and women business owners complete training

Fourteen minority and women business owners have completed a business training series designed to teach good business management principles to service-related businesses for women and minority businesses that want to take their firms to the next level.

The graduates and their companies are Phyllis S. Alcorn, PJ Creative Solutions; Sherry H. Alexander, HB Masonry, LLC; Linda Arnold, Egg Harbor Inc,; Lynette Bartholomew, Key to Cleaning; Sandra Chambers, SEC Leadership and Healthcare Group; Laura D. DelCotto, DelCotto Law Group, PLLC; Claudia Emougue, Claudia Green, LLC; Cindy England, Somethin’ Bloomin’; Maria Gonzalez, A to Z Cleaning Service; James W. Hooten, Hooten Home Services LLC; Kristyn A. Kay, LexPets; Elleanor Leonard, Leonard Engineering PLLC; Tina L. McIntosh, Scina Lawncare Services LLC; and Sarah L. Taylor, GeoMorphics, Inc.

The series was sponsored by the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government, Fifth Third Bank and the Bluegrass Small Business Development Center.