CPBJ Article - Lebanon County top private companies: Tech finds home in Lebanon

"Candoris Technologies LLC has come a long way since its founding in a second-floor apartment in Cleona in 2011.

The Annville Township tech firm was co-founded by brothers Stephan and Lucas Van Der Ploog, who both had been involved in the tech industry — Stephan, the older brother, for 17 years, and Lucas for 11 years. They both remain involved in Candoris — Stephan as chief accountability officer and Lucas as senior client warrior."

How SCORE mentors can help a small business get on its feet -- and stay there [column]

Many small business owners think they must go it alone or spend a substantial amount of money on business consultants and coaches.

Although each of these paths presents its own set of benefits, working with a SCORE mentor who is invested in your growth is an extremely valuable resource — and doesn’t cost you any money.

As a SCORE mentor, I have worked with over 20 SCORE clients on everything from business development to business expansion in various industries.