2024 U.S. Small Business Administration Maryland Business of the Year


Let’s work on your business management, financial planning, leadership and confidence together!


I am Will Holmes.

I’ve mentored thousands of businesses since 2006 though our free programs and partnerships with the U.S. Small Business Administration, The State of Maryland, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School, FSC First, the Baltimore Economic Leadership League and the Baltimore City Chamber of Commerce.

Plus, and I’ve personally led over 600 Business Owners through our WHC Entrepreneur Curriculum programs in Anne Arundel County, Charles County, Baltimore City, and Talbot County, Maryland. Over 90% of our Graduates have increased revenue and added jobs within 60 days of graduation. They also feel more confident in their decision making and financial numbers.

Our process for growing businesses is considered the “best in the country” because of its economic impact and measurable results. To give you more complete support, during the coaching program, you will have the option to access discounted pricing on meetings with our business attorney, accountant, wellness, and human resources consultants.

This program has worked for thousands of business owners across hundreds of industries. If you are willing to put in the work, it will work for you. 



Listen to what the Anne Arundel County Executive had to say about the effectiveness of one of our entrepreneurship programs:




  • The Governor of Maryland
  • The Comptroller of Maryland
  • The Maryland General Assembly
  • The Mayor’s Office of the City of Baltimore
  • The Baltimore City Council
  • The Baltimore City Chamber of Commerce
  • United States Senator Chris Van Hollen
  • United States Senator Ben Cardin
  • Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz
  • The Mayor’s Office of Employment Development
  • The University of Baltimore Merrick School of Business
  • The Greater Baltimore Leadership Association
  • Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship
  • Baltimore Urban Alliance
  • American Cancer Society
  • Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
  • The U.S. Small Business Administration


Let’s work together to grow your business. We will focus on:

  • Building Your Confidence
  • Strengthening Your Leadership Skills
  • Enhancing Yoru Decision Making
  • Identifying the Right Pricing for Your Products and Services
  • Understanding your numbers, cash flow and projections
  • Creating Your Plan for Immediate Profitability
  • Winning More Government Contracts
  • Winning More Business-to-Business Contracts
  • Preparing to Access Capital
  • Law, HR, Accounting best practices

How will we do it?

  • Weekly Meetings Via Zoom
  • Text messages as needed for emergency questions and advice
  • One-On-One Mentoring
  • Discounted pricing on meetings with our business attorney, accountant and human resources consultants

Your Responsibilities

  1. Schedule Zoom Sessions to Work with Will.
  2. Send text messages with your emergency questions.
  3. Report Your Weekly Progress to Will.
  4. Work on what is recommended and execute at a high level.
  5. No Excuses. Be Ready to Grow!

Register below to enroll. See you at the top!