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

Arizona

Wise Dollar Insurance

Website: Wisedollarinsurance.com
Email Address: info@wisedollarinsurance.com
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

California

Numerade

Website: numerade.com
Email Address: James@Numerade.com
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

Colorado

Door 222 Food and Drink

Website: door222.com
Address: 222 E 4th St, Loveland, CO 80528 US
Email Address: info@door222.com
Phone Number: 970.541.3020
Description: Serving fine food and drinks in downtown Loveland since 2012.
Alumnus: James Edwards ’94

Connecticut

Supercalifragilistic Speech Language Therapy, Inc.

Website: www.supertherapy.org
Address: 1204 Main St. STE 218, Branford, CT 06405 US
Email Address: Briana@supertherapy.org
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

Florida

Business World Promo Supply

Website: businessworldpromo.com
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

Children’s World Uniform Supply

Website: childrensworlduniform.com
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

Website: coasttocoasttax.com
Address: 5581 Park Blvd, Pinellas Park, FL 33781 US
Telephone: 727.544.3434
Email Address: coasttocoasttaxservice@gmail.com
Description: Accounting
Alumna: Samantha Browning ’17

Closer To Our Dreams, LLC

Website: https://www.closertoourdreams.com/
Address:  433 Central Ave 4th Floor St Petersburg, FL 33701 US
Telephone: 727.482.0633
Email Address: dovev@closertoourdreams.com
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: jake@dillymedia.com
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

Future Home Realty

Address: 2120 Bayou Dr., Holiday, FL 34691 US
Phone Number: 727.421.9965
Email Address: bdwift3565@msn.com
Description: Realtor, Franchise consultant, Dream Fullfiller!
Alumnus: Benjamin Swift ’85

Hurst Consulting Group, Inc.

Website: hurstconsulting.org
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: jamie.meirowsky@djjinc.com
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.

Website: www.JadeTreeWellness.com
Address: 3039 49th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33710 US
Email Address: tom@jadetreewellness.com
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

Gulfshore Pest Control

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

The Law Office of Christine Diorio, P.A.

Website: www.christinediorio.com
Address: 8517 Gunn Hwy, Odessa, FL 33626 US
Email Address: christine@christinediorio.com
Telephone: 813.322.2082
Description: Family Law and Criminal Defense
Alumna: Christine Diorio ’00

Legacy Productions

Website: www.legacy-productions.com
Email Address: baalika@legacy-prouctions.com
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

Website: www.lonestarwealth.net
Address: 3277 Fruitville Rd Bldg. B, Sarasota, FL 34237 US
Email Address: charles.bryant@lpl.com
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

Website: LPincusLaw.com
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

Website: https://malesculaw.com/
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

Website: www.MednickLandscape.com
Address: 2469 Southwest Omega Way, Stuart, FL 34997 US
Telephone: 772.332.4651
Email Address:
Alumnus: Alexander Mednick ’10

Mermaid Swim School

Website: www.mymermaidswimschool.com
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.

Website: https://mobex.biz/
Address: 500 E Kennedy Blvd STE 300, Tampa, FL 33602 US
Telephone: 813.990.0996
Email Address: sales@mobex.biz
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

Rosy Birch Designs

Website:www.rosybirchdesigns.com
Address: FL US
Email Address: rosybirchdesigns@gmail.com
Description: Stitch markers, poms, and yarn notions for knitters and crocheters. Knit and Crochet patterns are also available through Ravelry!
Alumna: Jasmine Steele ’09

Sisutech

Website: sisutech.com
Telephone: 410.858.4772
Email Address: abd@sisutech.com
Description: sisutech.com 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

Stream2Sea

Website: www.stream2sea.com
Address: 2498 Commerce Ct  Bowling Green, FL 33834 US
Telephone: 863.473.4223
Email Address: autumn@stream2sea.com
Description: We manufacture reef-safe sunscreens, body care and sanitizers – products that are tested and proven safe for YOU and safe for our planet. Testing was done at Eckerd College, of course!
Alumna: Autumn Blum ’97

PalAmerican Security Inc.

Website: palamerican.com
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

Website: bluebutterflypoductions.org
Address: 2148 Laurence Drive, Clearwater, FL 33764 US
Telephone: 314.956.7174
Email Address: michelle.larson51@gmail.com
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 Larson ’97

Tyra L. Humphrey LCSW, LLC

Website: tyralistens.com
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

Georgia

Career Sisters, LLC

Website: careersisters.com
Address: 6400 Atlantic Blvd Suite 165, Peachtree Corners, GA 30071 US
By Appointment Only
Email Address: fern@careersisters.com
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

Kentucky

Erin Waldridge Photography

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

Louisiana

FlexPro Grip

Website: flexprogrip.com
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

Michigan

West Collaborative

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

Massachusetts

Mendix – A Siemens Company

Website: https://www.mendix.com/
Address: 22 Boston Wharf Road, Boston, MA 02210 US
Telephone: 612.751.4727
Email Address: paul.vogt@siemens.com
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

North Carolina

Claire Rodahaver Photography

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

Newground

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

New Jersey

Caitlin’s Candles

Website: caitlinscandles.com
Email Address: caitlinscandlesco@gmail.com
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
Website: https://www.yachtsalesnewjersey.com/yacht-sales-team/
Email Address: crscott@unitedyacht.com
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 York

Indagare Travel

Website: indagare.com
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

Website: iab.com
Address: 116 E 27th Street, New York, NY 10016 US
Email Address: cameron@iab.com
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

Rhode Island

Jtab Training LLC

Website: jtabstrength.com
Address: 3399 S County Trl Ste 4, East Greenwich, RI 02818-1482 US
Email Address: jtabtraining@gmail.com
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

Pennsylvania

JEVS Care At Home

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

Nancy Brooks Counseling

Website: https://nancybrook2.wixsite.com/counseling
Address: 313 W. Liberty St. #228, LANCASTER, PA 17603 US
Email Address: nancybrooks74@gmail.com
Telephone: 717.490.5619
Description: Nancy specializes in treating children, adolescents, adults, couples, families, and conducts group therapy weekly.
Alumna: Nancy Brooks ’89, PsyD

Tennessee

Hall Booth Smith, PC

Website: www.hallboothsmith.com
Address: 424 Church Street Suite 2950, Nashville, TN 37219 US
Email Address: kbraun@hallboothsmith.com
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

Website: WitchPharma.com
Address: 2754 Buckner Ln, Thompsons Station, TN 37179 US
Email Address: witchpharma@gmail.com
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

Virginia

Bretcetera

Address: 122 King St PO Box 63, Keysville, VA 23947 US
Email Address: nogotum@hotmail.com
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
Website: bluerose-consulting.com
Email Address: chris@bluerose-consulting.com
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 Bahamas

Nassau Tile

Website: nassautile.com
Address: #43 Dowdeswell Street, Nassau N 266 BS
Email Address: office@nassautile.com
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

Canada

Groupe Parima

Website: www.groupeparima.com
Address: 4450 Cousens, Montreal, QC H4S 1X6 CA
Email Address: ldcantin@groupeparima.com
Phone Number: 514.338.3780
Alumnus: Louis-David Cantin ’94

Ecuador

La Reforma

Website: www.lareforma.com.ec
Address: Km 3 vía Duran Tambo Guayaquil EC
Email Address: roberto.jouvin@lareforma.com.ec
Phone Number: 593.984.8860
Description: Tissue paper converting company.
Alumnus: Roberto Jouvin ’93

Mexico

Equirent

Website: www.equirent.com.mx
Address: Parque Industrial Bicentenario, Campeche, Campeche 24063 MX
Email Address: gutierrez.david@hotmail.com
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

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