Category Archives: News & Updates

Server upgrades – COMPLETE!

Our apologies for anyone temporarily impacted by this morning’s transition to our new upgraded hosting & email servers. Our website and email was inadvertently down for approximately 30 minutes, while our IT Support Team upgraded servers and SSLs for the Affirm Consulting website. We appreciate your patience as we build a more robust platform for our clients and the Affirm Consulting team. Have a great week, everyone!

~ Dennis Hough, founder – Affirm Consulting & My Business Coach

Affirm Consulting launches My Business Coach

Affirm Consulting is pleased to announce the official launch of My Business Coach, an online set of tutorials & business tools to support entrepreneurs wishing to start a business, small business owners challenged by business ownership and startups who have their eyes set on growing their new business.My Business Coach - Start A Business, Launch A Business, Grow A Business

My Business Coach was specifically developed for the do-it-yourself entrepreneur and small business owner. Say goodbye to high-dollar consultants, searching online for hours trying to answer your questions, and the endless worrying about all the ‘unknowns’ of business ownership. My Business Coach has the checklist, step-by-step guide, proven business tools, key insight & expertise entrepreneurs and new business owners need to successfully create, launch and grow a business.

My Business Coach provides online tutorials aimed at all three phases of business ownership:

With 24/7 access, the entrepreneur can learn at their own pace, utilize the tools, insight and resources they need every step of the way, and with exclusive access to the My Business Coach – “Ask the Experts” online forum, members can ask questions specific to their business or challenges they might be facing. The ‘Ask the Experts’ forum is moderated by a team of business experts, business consultants and fellow business owners, providing priceless insight, expertise and lesson learned.

Start A Business with My Business Coach

Make your dream business a reality. –

Announcing Our New Intern: Welcome Kevin Thacker!

Affirm Consulting is excited to welcome Kevin Thacker to our team as our new Business Analyst intern.

Kevin has been working on research and marketing strategy for My Business Coach, the newest division of Affirm Consulting. Besides continued research for My Business Coach, we look forward to Kevin supporting projects for Affirm Consulting and its clients.

Kevin is a student at Rollins College working towards a bachelor’s degree in business management with a focus on finance. In addition to taking courses at Rollins – Winter Park, FL campus, Kevin is also studying abroad at Ludwig Maximillian University of Munich, which is currently Germany’s top university and ranked in the top 10 best universities in the world. Kevin’s accomplishments also include having earned the rank of Eagle Scout and a member of the NCAA Div. I Sailing Team at Rollins College.

Welcome to the team, Kevin!

Kim Grayson joins Affirm Consulting team

CHARLOTTE, NC – Affirm Consulting is pleased to announce Kim Grayson has joined our firm as a Managing Partner and will lead Affirm’s Charlotte operations. Kim’s business leadership, strong faith-based values, expertise in building winning teams and developing new business segments make her a perfect fit for our company and our expansion into the Greater Charlotte area. Please join us in welcoming Kim Grayson to the Affirm Consulting team.

Marketing & Graphic Design Internsip - Affirm ConsultingAffirm Consulting has an opening for a Marketing & Graphic Design Intern. This position would be a great fit for a college student looking to build their portfolio and gain real-world experience working with a growing multi-city business consulting firm. This is a paid internship position, which could evolve into a long-term part-time position for the right candidate.

To be qualified, candidate needs to be self-directed, professional, able to develop new ideas that coincide with company’s values, services & target markets, be proficient in creating marketing & social media designs, and be results-oriented. Although we are an Orlando, FL based company, we are open to the idea of a virtual internship, thus applicants from anywhere in the U.S. can apply.

Interested candidates, should send an email to and include a brief bio and why you feel you would be a good candidate for this internship.

Affirm Consulting
Orlando, FL | Knoxville, TN | Charlotte, NC

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Happy Memorial Day!

Today we remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. Happy Memorial Day!