OFFICE HOURS

Office hours are available for aspiring and existing entrepreneurs to receive free advice from experienced business professionals, entrepreneurs, and investors. You may book a one-on-one session with one or more of our advisors by signing up and we will pair you up and schedule you in!

Office hours are a Venture Café Foundation-wide program and are also offered at our sister sites, Venture Café Kendall and District Hall.

Meet our SCORE Mentors

Only available every 2nd TUESDAY on the month. 

Elliott Laffer

Elliott Laffer

SCORE Expert

Counselor Skills Counselor Experience
Government Interaction
Non-profits (not fundraising) 
Meeting Management
People Management
Public Speaking
Sales Management
Sales Strategies & Techniques
30 years in sales and sales management of engineered mechanical equipment;
10 years as first executive director of a government-related non-profit;
40 years in leadership roles at a largely volunteer nonprofit membership organization
Phil Crutchfield

Phil Crutchfield

SCORE Expert

Counselor Skills Counselor Experience
Bank Loans,
Budgeting & Cash Flow
Buying/Selling a Business
Entrepreneurship
Angel & Venture Funding
Government Contracting
Non-Profit
Strategic Planning
Consultant & Faculty Associate – Harvard Business School
Associate Bank Examiner
Chief Administrator and Financial Officer – Energy and Environmental Engineering, Inc.
Senior Vice President – Boston Bank of Commerce
Vice President – Bank of Boston for High Tech Loans and Private Banking
Retired  Lt Col. Air Force Navigator and Squadron Commander