Support Eckerd alumni-owned businesses!

Welcome to the new Eckerd College Alumni Business Directory. In support of our graduates, this list has been created to connect alumni who own their own businesses and alumni who are looking to support alumni-owned businesses.

Businesses around the world

Businesses around the world

Geographical business listing


Wise Dollar Insurance

Email Address:
Phone Number: 844.762.2375
Description: Wise Dollar is a brokerage focused on long-term care insurance. We also are licensed for life, health and Medicare supplemental insurance.
Alumnus: Michael Ell ’02


Caspian Monarque


Address: 2000 Avenue of the Stars #309, Los Angeles CA 92109 US

Telephone: 213.536.4698
Email Address:
Description: Caspian Monarque offers a divine selection of caviar, from the prehistoric sturgeon, farmed alongside its native home of the Caspian Sea. Tipping the boundaries of gastronomic perfection, with Persian charm and a heap of Caspian character.
Alumnus: Robert Smith ’90

Gordon Buys Homes


Address: 1804 Garnet Ave Suite 399, CA 92109 US

Telephone: 858.264.1900
Email Address:
Description: Gordon Enterprises – Gordon Buys Homes is a family owned real estate investment company. We buy residential real estate for investment purposes.
Alumnus: Andy Gordon ’75


Email Address:
Description: Numerade offers students access to the world’s largest library of STEM video lessons with 250,000+ and growing! The platform also provides educators with tools to conduct asynchronous remote classes complete with “virtual attendance” and student video Q&A
Alumnus: James Patrick ’15


Door 222 Food and Drink

Address: 222 E 4th St, Loveland, CO 80528 US
Email Address:
Phone Number: 970.541.3020
Description: Serving fine food and drinks in downtown Loveland since 2012.
Alumnus: James Edwards ’94

Logan House Coffee

Address: 2501 Dallas St., Aurora CO 80010 US

Email Address:
Phone Number: 720.515.7752
Description: Specialty coffee roaster with several cafes in Denver.
Alumnus: Andre Janusz ’01



Address: 131 Dolphin cove quay, Stamford CT 06902 US
Email Address:
Phone Number: 203.570.5374
Description: We are a high end fishing and cruising charter company.
Alumna: Bill Griswold ’10

Lombardo Financial Services

Address: 180 Glastonbury Blvd. Suite 103, Glastonbury CT US 06033
Email Address:
Phone Number: 860.734.5111
Description: Experienced Financial Advisor with a demonstrated history of working in the Financial Services industry. Skilled in Wealth Preservation, Retirement Planning, Estate Planning, Securities Regulation, 401k Rollovers, and Financial Advisory.
Alumna: Steven Lombardo ’87

Supercalifragilistic Speech Language Therapy, Inc.

Address: 1204 Main St. STE 218, Branford, CT 06405 US
Email Address:
Phone Number: 8578169078
Description: Supercalifragilistic Therapy Services include: Speech Language Therapy for— Childhood Disorders : Medical/Developmental Conditions: Adult Disorders : Elective Therapies: * Accent Modification * Voice Therapy * Effective Communication.
Alumna: Briana O’Neill ’09


Business World Promo Supply

Address: 4525 Bee Ridge Rd. Sarasota, FL 34233 US
Telephone: 941.487.7618
Description: At Business World, we help businesses and organizations promote themselves to customers, prospects and even employees, through the creative use of promotional items, tradeshow displays, uniforms, awards and more.
Alumnus: Tim Holliday ’95

Canan Law

Address: 1030 North Ponce de Leon, Saint Augustine, FL 32084 US
Telephone: 904.824.9402
Description: Personal Injury law firm.
Alumnus: Andrew Morgan ’01

Children’s World Uniform Supply

Address: 4525 Bee Ridge Rd. Sarasota, FL 34233 US
Telephone: 941.955.6999
Description: At Children’s World, we help individuals have fun with great toys, games and educational aids for the whole family, school uniforms for the business of learning, and even a U.S. Post Office for all of your mailing needs.
Alumnus: Tim Holliday ’95

Coast to Coast Tax Service

Address: 5581 Park Blvd, Pinellas Park, FL 33781 US
Telephone: 727.544.3434
Email Address:
Description: Accounting
Alumna: Samantha Browning ’17

Closer To Our Dreams, LLC

Address:  433 Central Ave 4th Floor St Petersburg, FL 33701 US
Telephone: 727.482.0633
Email Address:
Description:We are a motivational company that provides educational and inspirational content along with merchandise to help people chase and achieve their goals and dreams.
Alumnus: Dovev Weaver ’16

Dilly Media

Address: 2587 60th Avenue South, St. Petersburg, FL 33712 US
Telephone: 518.637.2047
Email Address:
Description: Dilly Media specializes in YouTube marketing and media production for a digital world.
Alumnus: Jake Kent ’17

Drive Social Media

Address: St. Louis, MO US
Description: Social Media Marketing, headquartered in Downtown St. Louis, Missouri. Additional office(s) in Nashville, Tennessee and a third office in Miami, FL!
Alumna: Jordan Hebrank ’16

e-Telequote Insurance

Address: 5659 Rio Vista Drive, Clearwater FL 33760 US
Phone Number: 727.793.5841
Email Address:
Description: e-TeleQuote provides no-cost consultations for Medicare-eligible individuals.
We represent a number of carriers for Medicare Advantage plans, Medicare
Supplemental Insurance (Medigap) plans, and Medicare Part D plans.
Alumnus: Anthony Solazzo ’82

Future Home Realty

Address: 2120 Bayou Dr., Holiday, FL 34691 US
Phone Number: 727.421.9965
Email Address:
Description: Realtor, Franchise consultant, Dream Fullfiller!
Alumnus: Benjamin Swift ’85

Gulfshore Pest Control

Address: 6445 8th Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33710 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 727.410.5853
Description: General household pest control service for commercial and residential properties. Servicing Pinellas County.
Alumnus: Wesley Tallyn ’02

Hurst Consulting Group, Inc.

Address: 200 2nd Ave S. Suite 404, St. Petersburg, FL 33712 US
Telephone: 727.826.7924
Description: Originated in 2017, Hurst Consulting Group (HCG) is an elite-consulting firm conveniently located in St. Petersburg, Florida. Serving as the access point for financial services, human resources, and project management support.
Alumna: Latifa Jackson ’11

Jamie Meirowsky, CIC

Address: Bradenton, FL 34207 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 970.445.8078
Description: I am a Certified Insurance Counselor specializing in insuring my clients’ assets.
Alumna: Jamie Meirowsky ’94

Jade Tree Wellness Center, Inc.

Address: 3039 49th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33710 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 727.344.8690
Description: Acupuncture, herbs, and massage therapy. Jade Tree strives to provide the highest quality of care by utilizing safe and effective therapies in a supportive healing environment.
Alumnus: Tom Elman ’84

Lake Law Firm, P.A.

Address: 3510 1st Avenue N. Ste. 125, St. Petersburg FL 33173 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 727.592.1812
Description: Sheila M. Lake, Esq. and Lake Law Firm represent companies and individuals in regards to real property law. Sheila represents Community Associations, developers, and individuals in real estate closings, Association law, and property disputes.
Alumna: Sheila Lake ’15

The Law Office of Christine Diorio, P.A.

Address: 8517 Gunn Hwy, Odessa, FL 33626 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 813.322.2082
Description: Family Law and Criminal Defense
Alumna: Christine Diorio ’00

Legacy Productions

Email Address:
Telephone: 713.859.6877
Description: We are a premier event & wedding planning company with years of experience. With precise planning and impeccable execution, every event is a success. Whether it is a conference, meeting, or social event, our goal is always to strive for excellence.
Alumna: Baalika Patel ’13

Lone Star Wealth Management LLC

Address: 3277 Fruitville Rd Bldg. B, Sarasota, FL 34237 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 941.366.0013
Description: A personal guide to achieve your financial goals. A trusted opinion when making tough capital expenditures. A friend and counsel to listen to your biggest fears. We create a vested interest in your future so that we grow as you grow.
Alumnus: Charles Bryant ’05

L Pincus Law, PLLC

Address: 13055 W Linebaugh Ave Suite 102, Tampa, FL 33626 US
Telephone: 813.333.1343
Description: Law Firm Specializing in Personal Injury and Criminal Defense Cases. “The Lawyer You Choose Does Make a Difference.”
Alumnus: Loren Pincus ’01

Malescu Law, PA

Address: 848 Brickell Avenue, Suite 1215, Miami, FL 33131 US
Telephone: 786.410.6841
Description: We are business corporate and immigration law firm in Miami, Florida. We provide legal services related to business corporate law and US immigration, company acquisition and merger, international business transactions and business litigation.
Alumna: Anda Malescu ’10

The Mednick Landscape Company., LLC

Address: 2469 Southwest Omega Way, Stuart, FL 34997 US
Telephone: 772.332.4651
Email Address:
Alumnus: Alexander Mednick ’10

Mermaid Swim School

Address: 244 21st Ave N, St Petersburg, FL 33704 US
Telephone: 941.363.1083
Description: Offering in-home water safety and swim lessons throughout the Tampa Bay area.
Alumna: Charlotte Marin ’05

Mobex, Inc.

Address: 500 E Kennedy Blvd STE 300, Tampa, FL 33602 US
Telephone: 813.990.0996
Email Address:
Description: Reliable Business Phone Service, Without Breaking The Bank. Mobex provides Hosted PBX, Business Texting and Collaboration tools, and MS Teams calling.
Alumnus: John Dalrymple ’04

Pine Ridge Pet Clinic

Address: 940 Howland Blvd, Deltona FL 32738 US
Email Address:

Telephone: 407.323.9743
Description: Pine Ridge is a small animal veterinary practice. We practice excellent medicine and take the time to tailor each treatment plan to the patient’s needs. Our client’s pets are an extension of our own.
Alumna: Alison Forrest ’98

Rosy Birch Designs
Address: FL US
Email Address:
Description: Stitch markers, poms, and yarn notions for knitters and crocheters. Knit and Crochet patterns are also available through Ravelry!
Alumna: Jasmine Steele ’09

Short Environmental Labs

Address: 11917 US highway 27 S, Sebring FL 33876 US

Telephone: 863.655.4022
Email Address:
Description: Environmental Testing Sampling & Analysis
Alumnus: David Murto ’83

SLL Perigord Travel

Address: 1552 Murcia Avenue,  Coral Gables, FL 33134 US
Telephone: 786.659.6901
Email Address:
Description: Join us for an exclusive 11-day tour of one of the most extraordinary regions of France, celebrated for its fairytale castles, prehistoric caves, and incredible food. Each tour has between 6 and 12 guests. Promotional Discount for Eckerd students/alumni
Alumnus: Sebastien Lasnier de Lavalette ’15


Telephone: 410.858.4772
Email Address:
Description: is a media software consulting and product development firm with a team of professionals who each have 20+ years experience developing effective software solutions for media companies. Our expertise includes: California Consumer Privacy A.
Alumnus: Steve Burgess ’75


Address: 2498 Commerce Ct  Bowling Green, FL 33834 US
Telephone: 863.473.4223
Email Address:
Description: Stream2Sea offers biodegradable and performance-based products, including reef-safe sunscreen, body care, and now hand sanitizers – all tested and proven safe for you and our blue planet. Made in Florida and safety tested at Eckerd!
Alumna: Autumn Blum ’97

PalAmerican Security Inc.

Address: 11300 4th St N Ste 150, Saint Petersburg, FL 33716
Telephone: 727.325.1645
Description: Security Consulting and Security Guard Services. One of North America’s largest independent superfirms with expertise in security technology, training, and assessments.
Alumnus: Johnny Boykins ’08

Theatre eXceptional, a Blue Butterfly Production

Address: 2148 Laurence Drive, Clearwater, FL 33764 US
Telephone: 314.956.7174
Email Address:
Description: Professional theater company doing work for, about and including adults with disabilities. We a variety of theater classes in both Hillsborough and Pinellas County as well as a major musical production and major play each year.
Alumna: Michelle Larson ’97

Teresa P. Williams, PA

Address: 1822 N. Belcher Road, Suite 201, Clearwater, FL 33765 US
Telephone: 727.796.2706
Email Address:
Description: Personal Injury Law Firm. We represent those that have been injured in car accidents, motorcycle / truck accidents, at work injuries, residents of nursing home/ALF/hospitals.
Alumna: Teresa Williams ’95

Tyra L. Humphrey LCSW, LLC

Address: 11300 4th Street North Suite 210, Saint Petersburg, FL 33716 US
Telephone: 727.337.9388
Description: Individual therapy for a variety of issues, including depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, and general adjustment problems.
Alumna: Tyra Humphrey ’96


Career Sisters, LLC

Address: 6400 Atlantic Blvd Suite 165, Peachtree Corners, GA 30071 US
By Appointment Only
Email Address:
Telephone: 678.852.5272
Description: We were established out of the need to establish resources for Women of Color to help them navigate through career and entrepreneurial endeavors. Career Sisters offers a safe space for Women of Color to emerge empowered through experiential learning.
Alumna: Fern Johnson ’05


The Career Edit LLC

Address: 1732 W Foster Ave Unit 1, Chicago, IL 60640 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 312.848.6703
Description: Career and Leadership Coaching, HR Consulting
Alumna: Leah Stallone ’99


Erin Waldridge Photography

Address: Taylorsville, KY US
Description: Natural light portrait photography specializing in families, children, maternity, seniors and lifestyle sessions.
Alumna: Erin Waldridge ’08


Address: Louisville, KY 40206 US

Telephone: 502.544.4313

Description: Pressed flower designs on sustainable apparel and home goods. Customization available.
Alumna: Ada Asenjo ’82


FlexPro Grip

Telephone: 419.250.7243
Description: FlexPro Grip is an elbow/wrist/finger injury prevention and rehab assistance device. Primary uses include UCL injuries, tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis), and carpal tunnel syndrome. Our cutting edge research continues to push the industry forward.
Alumnus: Adam Moreau ’16


Everest Tutors & Test Prep

Address: 504 Main St, Gaithersburg, MD 20882 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 301.208.8011
Description: We are your trusted education resource in Montgomery County, Maryland for SAT prep, ACT prep, secondary school admissions test prep, college admissions counseling, and subject tutoring for math, science, English, foreign languages, and more.
Alumna: Ann Kuzio ’97


Mendix – A Siemens Company

Address: 22 Boston Wharf Road, Boston, MA 02210 US
Telephone: 612.751.4727
Email Address:
Description: Mendix is the leading low-code software development platform that allows your whole organization to participate and collaborate in the application development process, enabling you to unleash your best ideas. With Mendix, anyone can create beautiful apps.
Alumnus: Paul Vogt ’18


Address: 550 MacArthur Blvd, Bourne MA 02532 US
Telephone: 727.339.7780
Email Address:
Description: Wunderite is a data exchange that aims to bring efficiency to the commercial insurance marketplace, transparency to stakeholders, and actionable insight to decision makers. Wunderite’s goal is to drive down costs and make insurance more wonderful.
Alumnus: Philip MacDonald ’14


West Collaborative

Address: PO Box 942, Grand Haven, MI 49417 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 727.254.1023
Description: Brand centric marketing agency, focusing on content creation and business consulting.
Alumna: Victoria Reeves ’10


Bede Clarke Studio

Address: 225 W Sunnyridge Lane, Columbia MO 65202 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 573.881.1525
Description: Art works in pottery, drawing and painting and sculpture.
Alumnus: Bede Clarke ’82

New Jersey

Caitlin’s Candles

Email Address:
Description: Homemade candles available for purchase through Etsy; if within Jersey City, all candles are refillable at 1/2 the cost of a new one.
Alumna: Caitlin Duffy ’13

United Yacht Sales New Jersey

Address: 124 Roseman’s Ln, Cape May, NJ 08204 US
Email Address:
Phone Number: 2157380334
Description: Colin Scott has recently joined the team of of yacht brokers at the United Yacht Sales New Jersey division located in Cape May New Jersey. As a broker, Colin represents both buyers and sellers of different kinds of boats.
Alumnus: Colin Scott ’20

New Mexico


Address: Rio Rancho, NM US

Description: National APC Specialist covering federal, SLED and Enterprise verticals.
Alumnus: Steve McKenzie ’81

New York

Indagare Travel

Address: 950 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10022 US
Telephone: 646.494.7435
Description: Luxury Travel Design
Alumna: Sarah Levine ’14

Interactive Advertising Bureau – IAB

Address: 116 E 27th Street, New York, NY 10016 US
Email Address:
Description: The IAB is an advertising business organization that develops industry standards, conducts research, and provides legal support for the online advertising industry. The organization represents many of the most prominent media outlets in the US and Europe.
Alumnus: Cameron Burnham ’88

North Carolina

Claire Rodahaver Photography

Address: 825 Park Center Dr 306, Matthews, NC 28105 US
Email Address:
Phone Number: 704.710.6059
Description: Empower people and small businesses through passionate and honest photography.
Alumna: Claire Fleishell ’14

Groove Management

Address: 12674 Overlook Mountain Drive, Charlotte NC 28216 US

Email Address:

Telephone: 704.966.9819
Description: Human capital consulting firm focused on helping individuals and organizations to maximize performance by focusing on their strengths. We provide executive coaching, leadership development, organizational design and team effectiveness consulting services.
Alumnus: Brian Formato ’93


Address: King’s Mountain, NC US
Description: 5% ABV Lattes imported from Holland.
Alumna/us: Kelly Finnegan ’09 and Phil Rooney ’08


Amy Santee – Career Coaching

Address: Portland, OR US
Description: Career coaching services, including exploration of professional identity and goals, career strategy, confidence building, interview prep, and help with career assets like resumes, cover letters, portfolios, etc.
Alumna: Amy Santee ’08

Rhode Island

Jtab Training LLC

Address: 3399 S County Trl Ste 4, East Greenwich, RI 02818-1482 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 401.529.5089
Description: Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) Certified Nutrition Coach (PN1) Private strength studio training athletes and general population.
Alumnus: Joey Taraborelli  ’00


JEVS Care At Home

Address: 9350 Ashton Rd. Suite 102, Philadelphia, PA 19104 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 2672981640
Description: Non medical home health care services.
Alumnus: Michael Ferraina ’06

Nancy Brooks Counseling

Address: 313 W. Liberty St. #228, LANCASTER, PA 17603 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 717.490.5619
Description: Nancy specializes in treating children, adolescents, adults, couples, families, and conducts group therapy weekly.
Alumna: Nancy Brooks ’89, PsyD


Hall Booth Smith, PC

Address: 424 Church Street Suite 2950, Nashville, TN 37219 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 615.627.1416
Description: Full service law firm with offices in 19 cities throughout the southeast and in New York and New Jersey. The Nashville office offers entertainment/IP services along with all of the other firm practice group specialties.
Alumnus: Karl Braun ’80

Witch Pharma Apothecaries

Address: 2754 Buckner Ln, Thompsons Station, TN 37179 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 615.574.8564
Description: Witch Pharma Apothecaries produces plant and mineral based health and beauty products for humans and dogs/cats. Email for wholesale information!
Alumnus: Charter Aswad ’17



Address: 122 King St PO Box 63, Keysville, VA 23947 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 434.660.9304
Description: Antiques, Art, Books, Bottles, Collectibles, Fibre works, etc. In normal times open Saturdays from 10 am – 4 pm or by appointment.
Alumnus: O. Bret Peaden ’72

Washington, D.C.

Blue Rose Consulting Group, Inc.

Address: 122 King St PO Box 63, Keysville, VA 23947 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 202.309.1872
Description: Blue Rose is a full-service management consulting and IT solutions firm. Our clients include federal agencies (e.g., the US Army, the US Marine Corps, the Dept. of Education), multi-lateral organizations (e.g., the United Nations) and commercial firms.
Alumnus: Christopher Casey ’93

The House Guys

Address: 1505 North Capitol Street NE Floor #2, Washington, DC 20002 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 571.207.5171
Description: At The House Guys, we pride ourselves on making the home selling process that much easier. We focus on helping homeowners like you find the best solution for their specific problem. If you have any questions about how we work, what the process is, or anything else, contact us.
Alumnus: Andrew Kolodgie ’18


Crawford Stewardship Project

Address: 43188 Guthrie Rd, Rolling Ground WI 54631 US
Email Address:
Telephone: 608.632.2183
Description: Non-profit organization working towards empowered communities in sustainable relationship with thriving ecosystems
Alumnus: Forest Jahnke ’12

The Bahamas

Nassau Tile

Address: #43 Dowdeswell Street, Nassau N 266 BS
Email Address:
Phone Number: 242.322.2100
Description: Nassau Tile is a 90 year old Bahamian family business. We specialize in ceramic and porcelain tiles as well as related materials like setting materials, cleaners, trims and more. Join in us in celebrating 90 years of style and innovation.
Alumna: Elizabeth Ramsay ’07


Groupe Parima

Address: 4450 Cousens, Montreal, QC H4S 1X6 CA
Email Address:
Phone Number: 514.338.3780
Alumnus: Louis-David Cantin ’94


La Reforma

Address: Km 3 vía Duran Tambo Guayaquil EC
Email Address:
Phone Number: 593.984.8860
Description: Tissue paper converting company.
Alumnus: Roberto Jouvin ’93

Great Britain

La Reforma

Address: 5 Belwell Lane, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B74 4AA GB
Email Address:
Phone Number: 727.864.8222
Description: Qudaus Living is a family-owned kitchen supplier, specializing in the design and supply of beautiful, functional kitchens to suit both your home and lifestyle. With over 22 years’ experience in kitchen design and project management, we are passionate in talking about a kitchen space, before bringing it to life within our designs for the delight of our clients.
Alumna: Nicole Smith ’08


La Reforma

Address: Km 3 vía Duran Tambo Guayaquil EC
Email Address:
Phone Number: 593.984.8860
Description: Tissue paper converting company.
Alumnus: Roberto Jouvin ’93


Best Welding Machine

Address: 48 , Sagarika, Juhu Tara Rd, Juhu Vile Parle, Mumbai, 400049 IN
Email Address:
Phone Number: 206.767.5486
Description: The Art of Welding
If you like the thought of creating things with fire and steel, then you will definitely feel right at home here.
Alumnus: Samir Sen ’19



Address: Parque Industrial Bicentenario, Campeche, Campeche 24063 MX
Email Address:
Phone Number: 981.819.3047
Description: Event and construction equipment rentals such as portable restrooms, port-a-cool fans, tents, machinery.
Alumnus: Alvaro David Gutierrez ’93


Sea Masters Academy Panama

Address: 30 Butner Street, Fort Sherman, Colon, Cristobal, 507 PA
Email Address:
Description: Panama’s one and only sailing academy and club. We provide leadership, integrity and advancement for the sport of sailing in Panama.
Alumnus: Guillermo J Gasperi ’04

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