Miller's spent her career in sales and finance.
"We knew what we wanted to do, but getting there was a challenge," she said.
Her sister-in-law Lisa Mazza recently retired after 21 years in the US Army. Lisa's always loved making cakes, and went to culinary school. But even with Dianne's help, Lisa felt clueless when it came to turning her hobby into a business.
"Just the starting steps of even finding out who to get permits from or what departments to go," said Mazza.
Thankfully, the partners found Operation Startup. It's a fairly new program through Hillsborough Community College, and sponsored by the county.
ABC Action News, November 2, 2016: http://www.abcactionnews.com/news/operation-startup-helping-veterans-start-businesses