Alumni Business Owners and Patrons
This program helps nurture alumni-owned businesses-while offering alumni patrons discounts on products and services in various locations. It's a win-win for both owners and consumers.
Click here to submit your alumni-owned business.
Corey Schwartz, B.B.A '99
305 Homes, a luxury real estate marketing company, assist clients with buying, selling and leasing high-end properties throughout South Florida. The company's branding capitalizes on the "305" area code which is synonymous to Miami and recognized throughout the world. For all of your luxury real estate needs, please email Info@305Homes.com or visit www.305Homes.com. University of Miami Alumni are eligible to a 10% service discount with either cane card or alumni card.
Accelerank Internet Marketing
Kellen Dorsch, B.B.A. '09
Accelerank Internet Marketing is co-founded by University of Miami graduates Kellen Dorsch and Jason Riner with the goal of bringing a new level of professionalism and accountability to online marketing. With offices in Brickell and the Design District, Accelerank represents one of Miami's premier providers of fully integrated online marketing services, including search engine optimization (SEO), paid search advertising (PPC), social media engagement, email marketing, and comprehensive campaign management. Custom campaigns are available to meet the needs of E-commerce merchants, lead generators, and local business professionals. UM alumni are invited to Drive What Matters by visiting www.accelerank.com to learn how the right kind of Internet marketing can rev up rankings, drive new traffic, and maximize project ROI. Email a copy of your UM alumni card to firstname.lastname@example.org to receive a complimentary website analysis.
Justin Levy, B.B.A '10
AffordableSEOs is an internet marketing company based in Miami Beach, FL that focuses on bringing new business through our client’s websites. The services we provide are Search engine optimization, social media management, pay-per click management and full web design, building and development. The primary objective is to build long lasting business relationships bundled with top quality service. By placing websites on top positions for keywords on Google and other major search engines, AffordableSEOs has positioned itself as one of the leaders in the industry with a strong client base in South Florida, nationally and even globally. UM alumni will receive a 15% discount with a cane or alumni card on all of our services. Visit www.AffordableSEOs.com to get your free website analysis.
Jasmine Sandler, M.B.A. '97
Agent-cy is an NYC advertising agency that offers a total 360 solution - advertising, branding , interactive marketing and PR. Our value is in providing full-service, cost-effective solutions that drive results: brand enhancement and awareness, customer acquisition, conversion and online audience growth. Agent-cy offers both short and long-term solutions and flexible pricing. Services include: Web Design; Web Development; Affiliate Marketing Management; Social Media Optimization; Online PR; Search Marketing Management; and Online Marketing Strategy. Agent-cy also offers very cost effective solutions for Web Design, SEO and Social Media Management for small businesses. Visit Agent-cy at www.agent-cy.com.
Agent-cy will provide UM Alumni a 20% discount on all consulting services at $160/hour (reg rate $200/hour).
allCanes - located a block south of Mark Light Stadium - is the only shop in the world that is completely dedicated to the Hurricanes. The store stocks over 60 different types of UM hats, 70 t-shirts, 20 polos and an assortment of UM jewelry, auto accessories, game jerseys, golf gear, kids' wear and household knickknacks. allCanes is also an official vendor of everything Nike that relates to the University of Miami. University of Miami Alumni will receive a 10% discount on purchases, just show your alumni card. UM fans worldwide now have access to the best selection of Hurricane apparel at their fingertips just visit the All Canes online store at www.allCanes.com.
Applause Your Paws, Inc.
Denisa Raquel Canales Hoult, B.S.'05, M.B.A '10
Applause Your Paws, Inc. is a dog training company in Miami, FL that focuses on education for dog owners. With an emphasis on building a stronger relationship between human and canine, Applause Your Paws teaches dog owners how to better communicate with their dogs to build mutual trust and respect. Through positive reinforcement training (R+), Applause Your Paws specializes in, but is not limited to, modifying many common behavioral issues including aggression and excitability. UM alumni will receive a 10% discount with either cane card or alumni card. www.applauseyourpaws.com
Lucas B. Sommer, B.B.A. '07
Audimated helps artists and fans share, discover and monetize music. For the first time, a music community gives fans the ability to make money sharing their favorite independent content, and artists the tools they need to make money in a music career. Fans can browse videos, find top artists, listen to the radio and discover new music all from one location. Fans can even make money just discovering and promoting their favorite artists. Audimated bands and indie artists keep their copyrights and allow fans to be the sales force for their music, merchandise and products. Now artists can stay focused on their music turn their fans into their sales force.
We will offer a 25% discount on any services on our website. This is perfect for alumni or their children who would like to promote their music. Visit Audimated at www.audimated.com.
Bailout Printing Co.
Luis E. Pinol B.S.C. '09
Bailout Printing Co. offers a comprehensive graphic design and printing solution to small
businesses throughout South Florida. Specializing in high-impact promotional products, our
state of the art print production facility and diligent workforce offer superior quality printing
and effective design. At Bailout Printing Co. we are well aware of the costs of starting and
maintaining a successful business. Our goal is to assist small businesses by providing the
lowest prices in the industry without compromising the highest standards of print quality.
We are your business ally!
All University of Miami Alumni are eligible to a 10% discount on all printed products ('Cane Card / Alumni Card required). Feel free to contact us at 786-210-6078 or visit www.bailoutprinting.com. Free local delivery!
The Banyan Holistic
Justin A. Newman, B.G.S. '96, A.B. '97
Chierno Skinner, B.B.A. '93, M.B.A. '96
The concept for the groundbreaking Banyan Holistic is a mix of the Traditional with the Modern all enveloped in a backdrop of serenity – an oasis of tranquility. Soothing mood lighting; the faint scent of aromatherapy oils; relaxing lounge couches; a serene audio-visual atmosphere…an unparalleled holistic experience. Comprehensive medical care through a complete medical system including family health, stress and pain management, sports conditioning, and cosmetic medical services. Re-Store, Re-Vitalize, Re-Invigorate. Acupuncture. Massage. Hypnotherapy. Most insurance plans are accepted - 20% off intro for UM Alumni. Licensed Primary Healthcare Providers. Call 305-663-5696 or visit www.theBanyanHolistic.com.
The Barone Group
Bruce Barone Jr. MARCH '09
The Barone Group in association with Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate has been established in Naples, Florida to provide both buyers and sellers with the highest degree of expertise and experience in the luxury real estate market. The Barone Group provides unparalleled marketing and advertising techniques in combination with an unmatched understanding of architectural, structural and construction elements. As a client of The Barone Group, you receive the benefits of a program that is both powerful enough to reach International shores yet sophisticated enough to find luxury home buyers in the local marketplace.
All University of Miami Alumni are eligible to a 10% discount (Scan of 'Cane Card / Alumni Card required). Feel free to contact Mr. Bruce Barone Jr. at Bruce@TheBaroneGroup.net. www.TheBaroneGroup.net
A Beautiful You
Debra M. Tamblyn, RN, MSN, CPE, CNM, B.S.N. '69
Located in the heart of Downtown Chicago, A Beautiful You offers a wide range of services that are not available at a dermatologist's office or spa. Our aesthetic expertise combines specially developed techniques with medical science and technology. This advanced approach along with non-invasive state of the art skin care products guarantees our clients proven results.
A Beautiful You recommends products and services that are only available with a doctor's oversight. It is this professional association which provides a distinct advantage for our client's best results. For additional information or to obtain details regarding your University of Miami Alumni discount visit www.a-beautiful-u.com, call 312-372-1977, or e-mail email@example.com.
Jacki Stanley, B.B.A. '12
Bobbi-Toads are shoes for young girls with 'toes' that can be painted with any nail polish. Once the little fashionista decides she is ready to switch up her look, she can use nail polish remover to take the polish off the shoes, and reapply as often as her heart desires. Kids, moms, and grandmas alike enjoy the bonding experience that comes along with these cute shoes that are not only a fashion statement but a canvas for self-expression as well. University of Miami Alumni, use the code CANES at www.bobbitoads.com to receive 20% off your order. For any inquiries, don’t hesitate to contact Jacki personally at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chris Nelson, B.B.A. '09
Brickell Mattress is South Florida’s premier specialty sleep store. Depart from the hustle and bustle of the busy Miami streets, and step into the Brickell Mattress showroom on Calle Ocho to get lost in a sea of tranquil blue walls, soft linens, and lavish beds. Brickell Mattress is a gallery-inspired bed and mattress store where customers can experience a wide variety of sleep solutions firsthand, including natural latex, gel-infused memory foam, traditional innerspring, and adjustable bed bases. Now at Brickell Mattress, the Couture Collection offers the very best in ultra premium beds and mattresses for customers and interior designers with the finest taste in materials, aesthetics, and comfort. The Couture Collection features world renowned beds by Carpe Diem and Vispring, two of the world’s leading bed and mattress artisans. Visit www.brickellmattress.com for more information. UM alumni save 10% when emailing a copy of a valid University of Miami Alumni Card to a Brickell Mattress Sleep Expert at the time of purchase, or present Alumni Card in store.
Broadway Kids Studio
Michelle Ameerally, B.M. '01
Broadway Kids Studio is a full service performing arts studio that offers group classes and private lessons in singing, acting, dancing, and musical instruments (piano, drums, and guitar). Additionally, BKS offers one of the most affordable and innovative After-School programs, Four musicals performed annually at the Miniaci Performing Arts Center, and training like no other.
Our After-School Program includes up to 15 group classes a week and pick-up from some local area schools. BKS also has seasonal performing arts camps and performance opportunities for the aspiring young professional looking to take that "next step." These include our Dance Competition and Dance Company Teams, Star Performers for vocalists and musicians, and year-round auditions for our Shows (straight plays and musical productions). Our students also have access to a fully equipped recording studio and Pro-Tools certified sound engineers ready to help you record your next hit! Many of our students can be seen on shows such as Disney's The Descendants, Annie on Tour, Every Witch Way, and many more. University of Miami Alumni are eligible to a 10% service discount with either cane card or alumni card. Visit us at www.BroadwayKidsStudio.com or email info@BroadwayKidsStudio.com.
Budzik & Dynia, LLC
Jeffrey J. Budzik, J.D. '02
Budzik & Dynia, LLC, is a full-service law firm with an emphasis in the areas of Tax, Immigration, Business Law, Estate Planning, and Real Estate. Our firm provides clients with the highest quality of legal representation in a broad range of substantive areas of law, through our aggressive use of technology and with dedication and focus on client satisfaction. University of Miami Alumni receive a 20% discount. For additional information visit www.b-dlawfirm.com, call 773-427-1900, or e-mail email@example.com.
Lisa Lazarus, M.B.A. '05
Caity Martin offers casual, comfortable and fashionable clothing. Customers can expect colorful, casual, tropical clothing that will immediately put you in the mood for the ocean, pool or a cruise! Dedicated to customer service, customers will receive the kind of service that is respectful and prompt. Caity Martin is your one stop for casual women's clothing. At the very heart of Coconut Grove on Grand Avenue, Caity Martin offers a unique mix of fun sportswear, jewelry, hats and accessories; from unique designs to cool, classy cottons. Caity Martin carries the highly sought after Lulu-B sportswear, Ethyl jeans and Tribal apparel lines. University of Miami Alumni will receive a 20% discount on purchases; just show your alumni card. Check out our store at www.caitymartin.com.
Gary Ferman, A.B. '83
Stay up to date on your Miami Hurricanes with CaneSport.com and CaneSport Magazine. CaneSport.com provides comprehensive daily coverage of Hurricanes football and other sports, including recruiting, for as little as $8 a month. CaneSport Magazine publishes an online edition 25 times a year which is available to UM Alumni at a 25% discount for $29.95 (regular price is $39.95). You can preview CaneSport Magazine at www.canesportmagazine.com. Call 1-800-635-2263 for more information on CaneSport.com or CaneSport Magazine or click here to subscribe to CaneSport Magazine and take advantage of the Alumni Special.
Frances Piña Brea, BBA '99, MBA '01
Capillus, LLC is a Miami-based medical device manufacturer specializing in laser therapy caps and clinical strength hair therapy products designed to halt and reverse hair loss. Capillus laser therapy is available through an international network of hair restoration surgeons and dermatologists to ensure both safety and efficacy. Visit www.capillus.com to learn more about hair loss treatment with low level laser therapy, a new non-surgical technology proven to increase hair volume by 50% or more in just 4-6 months of treatment. University of Miami alumni save 5% on the purchase of clinical hair therapy products when submitting a valid University of Miami Alumni card via email.
Jason Shuman, B.B.A. '13
Category 5 is a lifestyle. Finding its roots between Cape Cod and Miami, Cat 5 is for those that love the laid-back mentality and want to represent who they are. Unsettled by the abundance of overpriced custom products with sub-par quality, Cat 5 sought a solution. Originating in the summer of 2010, Category 5 was founded by 5 best friends. Two years and a pile of samples later, Cat 5 finally designed the shoe that you see today. Customizable, comfortable, yet classy, Cat 5’s are a new form of expression. Customize your Category 5’s with any artwork and be proud to show your sole! A perfect gift, Cat 5 specializes in custom embossed hand sewn Boat Shoes, UM Alumni can buy “stock” Cat 5’s for 20% off or custom Cat 5’s with any logo without the normal $50 set up fee. Use Rep Code "CANEALUM" at checkout or contact Jason Shuman by email at Jason@Cat5BoatShoes.com for custom inquiries. Or visit www.Cat5BoatShoes.com
College Hunks Hauling Junk®
Ronald J Rick III, B.B.A. '12 and
Christopher D. Poore, B.B.A. '12
College Hunks Hauling Junk® provides Junk Removal & Recycling solutions for your home, office & beyond. Whether you're preparing for an upcoming move, decluttering your home or cleaning out your office, we will haul away your mountain of junk or even remove a single heavy item. We’ll sort, load, haul, recycle, donate and dispose of every last item that needs to go. The only hand you need to lend is the one that waves goodbye to the clutter!
University of Miami Alumni will receive a 10% discount, with valid Cane/Alumni card or diploma. Offer valid only in Miami-Dade. Visit www.collegehunkshaulingjunk.com or call 305-967-8952.
College Town Living
Corey Schwartz, B.B.A '99
College Town Living helps alumni, students, parents, employees and property owners within the University of Miami community to buy, sell and rent homes. The company has become one of the most recognizable providers of real estate services in Coral Gables and the neighboring community. If you need assistance with buying, selling or renting a home, please email Info@CollegeTownLiving.com or visit www.CollegeTownLiving.com. University of Miami Alumni are eligible to a 10% service discount with either cane card or alumni card.
The Cookie Bandit
Lisa Dominguez, B.S.N. '86
The Cookie Bandit, Inc. is a custom cookie company which provides custom sugar cookies for all special events with hundreds of specialty molds to choose from. In addition to sugar cookies the following and more are also available: peanut butter monster cookies with M and M's, Oatmeal, Bandit Lollipop Balls, chocolate dipped drop cookies, biscotti, Rice Krispie treats on sticks with your favorite logo or photo, chocolate dipped Oreos and pretzels, cupcakes, and brownies. University of Miami Alumni receive a 10% discount on their order if they show their Alumni 'Cane Card. Check out the website at www.thecookiebandit.com, or call 305-450-5692, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. To view a flyer illustrating some varieties offered, click here.
CORPO Yoga Studio
Cybele Chamas, B.B.A. '98
CORPO Yoga Studio offers +40 yoga classes a week, different styles Ashtanga, Yogaflow, Anusara, all levels, and special classes Kids Yoga, Prenatal, and Meditation. We host monthly workshops and events on yoga and related health and well-being topics with local and worldwide acclaimed instructors and professionals. We offer student discounts. CORPO will provide UM Alumni with a 10% Discount on regular adult class packages. CORPO Yoga Studio 9030 SW 72nd Court Miami FL 33156; 305-670-2010; email@example.com; www.corpoyogastudio.com; Free Parking
Creative Motion Graphics
David Marcus, B.S.C. '09
Creative Motion Graphics specializes in graphic video development and production for businesses of all sizes and verticals. The company is dedicated to creating motion graphic videos that optimize conversions and revenue for clients using a 5 step methodology that seamlessly moves clients from concept to script and final video. Experience, personal Account Managers, 100% unique graphic design, and an affordable price point are just a few of the things that set Creative Motion Graphics apart from the competition. Creative Motion Graphics is founded by University of Miami alumnus David Marcus. UM alumni are invited to visit www.creativemotiongraphics.com to learn more about fully customizable video development services, packages, pricing, and more. UM alumni save 5% on "The Quickie" motion graphic video production package (60 seconds in length), or 10% on production of any video more than 90 seconds in length.
Credit Card Process 4 Less
Bill Barnes, B.B.A.'80, M.B.A.'84
If you are a Business Owner or a Professional with your own practice, and accept credit card payments, Credit Card Process 4 Less may offer you greatly reduced fees over your current credit card processing costs.
Credit Card Process 4 Less is an independent broker representing seven of the finest and largest credit card processors in the world. Credit Card Process 4 less shops for the best rates and terms for clients resulting in significant savings in almost all situations. We also offer excellent processing sources for high-risk accounts. Based in South Florida, with accounts throughout the country, and we often provide terminals at no charge.
UM Alumni will receive a 25% discount off regular rates. Email your most recent credit card processing statement to firstname.lastname@example.org. Your statement will be analyzed, and programs will be provided to reduce your processing charges. UM Alumni contact: Bill Barnes, CreditCardProcess4Less.com, 5031 S. State Road 7, #302, Davie, Florida 33314. 954-661-5301.
Crème de la Crème
Karen Maerovitz, B.B.A. '00
Crème de la Crème offers professional, full-service marketing, social marketing, advertising, public relations and event services for small to mid-sized companies that would like to grow their business but may not have the resources to support an in-house marketing staff. We also target shopping center owners/managers to help market their centers to consumers in their surrounding areas. Crème de la Crème is results driven, reliable and affordable. Crème de la Crème produces both social and corporate events at all different budgets. University of Miami alumni will receive a 15% discount on services rendered. In order for alumni to eligible they will need to have their alumni card present. To contact Crème de la Crème send an e-mail to email@example.com.
CSI (Caregiver Services Inc)
Harvey A. Wagner, B.B.A. '63
CSI (Caregiver Services Inc), Florida's largest registry of skilled and compassionate caregivers enables persons of all ages to live at home.
Whether the need is for skilled nursing care, assistance with activities of daily living or a companion to assist with meal preparation, shopping, transportation and maintaining independence at home, CSI refers reliable, trustworthy and experienced caregivers. University of Miami alumni will receive a 10% discount on services. For additional information, please visit www.csicaregiver.com, or call 1-800-282-6409.
Dan Orefice, B.B.A '04
DaVinci Technologies is a leading supplier of equipment, print substrates and supplies into the wide-format digital printing industry. DaVinci Technologies provides products that are used in the production process for retail graphics, vehicle graphics, custom wall murals, wallpaper, interior decor and art reproduction.
University of Miami alumni are eligible to receive a 5% discount (restrictions apply) with a cane card or alumni card. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.davinci-technologies.com.
DLG Engineering, Inc.
Rick De La Guardia, B.S.A.E. '96
Our firm specializes in all aspects of building envelope design, forensic investigation, product and wind load analysis, stone cladding, testing procedures and inspections of: high-rise, retail, commercial and residential projects. We offer our clients diversified services, including: design of storefronts, curtain walls and shutters, special inspections, site specific analysis and mechanical equipment support design.
We pride ourselves in making our clients' needs and wants a priority and in offering exceptional service at competitive rates.
DLG Engineering offers current students and UM Alumni 10% off. For more information visit www.dlgengineering.com or http://dlgengineering.blogspot.com.
Dove Creek Lodge – “The Jewel of Key Largo”
Paul Katsikos, B.B.A. '80
Dove Creek Lodge is a sparkling new intimate oceanfront island-style boutique hotel that you can call your very own. Warm. Friendly. Uncomplicated. Your definition of paradise. Start your island adventure at Dove Creek Lodge in the legendary Florida Keys – the sport fishing and dive capital of the world. You can fish offshore or backcountry, explore shipwrecks, swim with the dolphins, kayak, snorkel, bike and sail. Visit delightful towns and villages filled with charming shops, unique galleries, superb restaurants, and exciting nightlife.
At Dove Creek Lodge we can create memorable business retreats, intimate and unforgettable weddings, long-awaited reunions for families and friends, or send you on the fishing charter of a lifetime. Dove Creek Lodge will offer a 25% discount to all UM Alumni and current UM students. For information call our manager, Jamie Esterline at 305-852-6200.
EA Consulting Solutions
Elizabeth A Blessing, B.B.A. '01
EA Consulting Solutions, LLC is your one-stop shop for all your business needs. Whether you are a new start up or have been in business for years and looking to improve your customer reach and brand, we offer an array of solutions to set you on the road to success! Our consulting services range from management of various projects within the company, website design including eCommerce and blog setup, traditional and online marketing to computer hardware/software support, physical voice/data networking and integration, and more. Contact us with a detailed description of your company's needs and we will tailor a solution that will surpass your goals and expectations! Visit www.eaconsultingsolutions.com and receive a 10% discount on all consulting services. Alumni eligibility will be verified by either showing your 'Cane card or by confirming the person in the Online UM Connection.
Steven A. Schnur, M.D. ’85
Elite Health knows that building a successful, productive company starts with a great team. That’s why they are committed to helping keep your team in top shape with the most comprehensive and in-depth corporate wellness programs. At Elite Health, the belief is that true healthcare is achieved through prevention, not reaction. This unique focus on preventative care ensures your employees will always be ready to give 100%, while simultaneously minimizing long-term healthcare costs.
All University of Miami Alumni business owners are eligible for a 5% discount when they enroll their company in a corporate wellness program (just show your alumni card). To learn more about Elite Health’s wellness programs, visit: www.elitehealth.com/corporate-wellness.
Elizee Hernandez Law Firm, P.A
Patricia Elizee, J.D. ‘10, Larisa Hernandez, J.D. ‘09
Elizee Hernandez Law Firm, P.A., is a Miami based law firm focused on immigration and family law cases. Our mission is to provide our clients with quality service, client-focused counseling, and aggressive, zealous and ethical representation. As a client of Elizee Hernandez Law Firm, P.A., you will receive personal and dedicated service. Your case will be handled with great care and attention. Our attorneys will thoroughly review your file and supporting documents to build a strong and effective case designed to achieve your goals.
The firm represents clients in a variety of immigration cases including adjustment of status, deportation defense, business and tourist visas, cancellation of removal, TPS, deferred action, and asylum. We also represent clients in a variety of family cases including pre and postnuptial agreements, annulments, divorces, child support modifications, and adoptions. Each case is unique and will receive thorough review.
UM Alumni will receive free consultations. Please present your cane card, alumni card, or wellness center card. Contact us at 305-371-8846 or visit www.elizeehernandez.com. Address: 1110 Brickell Avenue, suite 315, Miami, Florida 33131.
Alan J. Zemsky, B.B.A. ‘86
STAND OUT with custom apparel and promotional products from Embellishable!! We are an online agency that helps businesses, schools and other organizations promote themselves. We strive to delight our clients and are not satisfied with ordinary services or results. All University of Miami will receive a 10% discount on their initial orders by mentioning the ad. Visit us at www.embelllishable.com or call 1-847-527-8878 x103 for more information
Jonathan Brill, B.B.A. '98
Engagement Strategies is a firm whose leadership has more than a decade of experience dealing with engaging supporters for various causes and companies. This technology company has the experience to get the results you need. There are no cookie-cutter solutions for our clients. Each client will receive a detailed review and analysis of their challenge and a detailed solution using the latest technology to engage your targets. We utilize tools including telephone town halls, automated phone calls and surveys, text messaging campaign and QR codes technologies. All UM alumni will receive a 20% discount on all services. Engagement Strategies, LLC, 3812 Gunn Highway, Suite B, Tampa, FL 33618; 813-785-6335; www.goengagement.com.
Andy J. LaBrada, B.S.C. '01
EventX is an event production services and consulting specialists in Los Angeles, Miami, and New York specializing in entertainment related events. EventX produces large-scale productions from intimate dinners to private corporate events, and weddings. Any party necessity you have EventX will produce for you. University of Miami alumni will receive a 15% discount for events. For additional information, please visit www.eventxevents.com.
Robert Stillman, B.B.A. '94
Farfromboring Promotions is the ultimate source for fun, captivating, and unique promotional products. These products make excellent trade show offerings, corporate holiday gifts, and staff awards. Farfromboring offers every promotional product imaginable – including bags, water bottles, can koozies, shirts, beanie buddies, blankets, and more, and also carries the basics, such as magnets and pens that display customers’ company logos and information. With the Idea Generator, Farfromboring works directly with customers to create customized promotional product solutions. All University of Miami Alumni will receive a 10% discount from Farfromboring Promotions, so get in touch with them at 866-751-7766 or visit them on the web at farfromboring.com to browse through an extensive promotional product selection.
Fort Pierce Sylvan
Brian Stinson, A.B. '00, M.Ed. '02
Sylvan's tutors teach skills that last a lifetime. We help students learn how to become self-motivated and achieve independence; above all else, we enable them to approach school — and life — with confidence. We also maintain Sylvan tutoring special offers and seasonal promotions that make getting your child on the road to success easier. University of Miami alumni will receive 10% discount on services. For additional information visit www.fortpiercesylvan.com, or call 772-460-6008.
Gables Fitness, the alternative to the Big Trendy Gym, is providing University of Miami Alumni with a 10% discount off of our exciting fitness programs. From beginner to advance, we have something for Every Body. Gables Fitness has been providing results oriented fitness programming for over 9 years in Coral Gables. Owned and operated by Fitness Experts, Glenn Greer and Luis Behar, we provide an alternative to The Big Trend Gym. For additional information visit www.gablesfitness.com/.
Galdo's Valet Cleaners
Laura Sanchez-Ramirez, M.A.'92
Galdo's Valet Cleaners is a FREE pick-up/delivery dry cleaning service that hope to alleviate stress on customers offering the opportunity to entrust their garments to us, without worrying about being in the usual heavy Miami traffic and spend more money on gas driving around town to a dry cleaners facility. We offer optimum quality, competitive prices and always welcome feedback and suggestions. UM alumni receive a 10% discount with a cane or alumni card.
Feel free to contact us at GaldosValetCleaners@gmail.com or visit http://galdosvaletcleaners.vpweb.com.
Randy L. Gittess, DDS, PA, Orthodontist
Randy L. Gittess, DDS, PA, A.B. '72
Dr. Gittess is Certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics, a special distinction among orthodontists. Dr. Gittess is the only doctor in the practice and he sees every patient every visit. This is the only practice location the facility is paperless, a 'state of the art', completely electronic practice, with computer enhanced radiography, integrated digital imaging, charting and scheduling. Call the practice for a complimentary initial exam and at the completion of that visit you will understand the nature of any orthodontic problem, it's solution and the costs associated with treatment. Credit and debit cards are accepted. For your convenience, a shuttle service from and back to local area schools can be arranged. So, less time missed from classes, fewer missed appointments and no need to interrupt your own busy schedule. Visit www.gittessbraces.com for more information and to request an appointment, or call 407-699-1200 to arrange an appointment directly. University of Miami Alumni will receive a $500 discount.
Global Liquors & Delicatessen
Francisco De Abreu, A.B. '08
Global Liquors & Delicatessen is a fine wine and spirits shop conveniently located between Brickell and Coral Gables. Dedicated to customer services, we offer the best care and advice from our trained staff. We carry a wide array of hard-to-find wines, rare spirits, wine accessories, and craft beers. As well as specialty gourmet foods and anything you might need to entertain guests. But above all we offer great prices! 10% Off for UM alumni.
Hair Transplant Institute of Miami
Bernard Nusbaum, M.D. '79
Hair Transplant Institute of Miami is a hair loss clinic located in the Offices of Merrick Park. With more than 50 combined years of experience and expertise, Dr. Bernard Nusbaum and Dr. Paul Rose help men and women of all ages find a fuller, more natural head of hair with only the safest, most advanced, and most effective surgical hair restoration procedures and technologies. The Hair Transplant Institute is pleased to offer the following treatment options: strip donor procedure, follicular unit transplant, follicular unit extraction (FUE), and new robotic FUE with the ARTAS System by Restoration Robotics. UM alumni: Save 5% when you show your alumni card. Visit www.miamihair.com to learn more.
Harbor Business Compliance
Mike Montali, B.S.C. '09
Harbor Business Compliance makes it easy and affordable to incorporate a small business or nonprofit organization. Harbor specializes in government filings in all 50 states for limited liability companies (LLCs), corporations, and 501(c) nonprofits. Harbor's work is not done after your business is set up - you receive ongoing support to maintain your business and stay compliant with various regulatory requirements. Visit Harbor online at www.HarborCompliance.com. Alumni receive a free consultation (a $150 value!) by mentioning this ad. Simply call 888-995-5895 or email email@example.com to schedule your consultation.
Healthy Living and Longevity Medical Center
Harlan C. Bieley, A.B. '82, M.D. '92
We use bioidentical hormone replacement therapy for women and for men. We test, evaluate, and adjust your hormone levels so that eventually they become balanced and you become symptom free. It's all about the balance! This method of testing and adjusting hormones is the best way to safely replace hormones. We offer personalized, customized care and not cookie-cutter treatment plans. We find & fix problems at their source, not just treat symptoms. We use multiple treatments including: bioidentical hormones, nutrients, medicines, technologies, and lifestyle changes. "This combination provides entree for you to become your best self. We reverse symptoms of PMS, Menopause and Andropause every day in our practice. UM Alumni will receive a 15% off initial consultation, 10% off botox and facial fillers. Healthy Living and Longevity Medical Center; 649 US Highway One, Suite 1, North Palm Beach, FL 33408; www.hllmc.com.
Stephen Hollett, M.B.A. ‘93
Hollett Baby offers the patented Travel Dual-Mate™ highchair, which safely accommodates all brands of infant carriers, easily converts to hold a toddler, and also folds to fit into a carry bag. The Travel Dual-Mate™ is ideal for vacationing, camping, picnicking, visiting friends or relatives that may not have an extra highchair, or even using it in a favorite restaurant that may not understand the importance of not inverting a highchair to hold a baby in an infant carrier.
The University of Miami alumni, faculty, staff, and students receive $25 off of the regular $85 price, plus free shipping within the U.S. Enter “Canes” for the discount.
Hollett Baby strives to help make the dining experience more enjoyable.
Sachin A. Dhupelia, B.B.A. '00
Inzamia is a boutique showroom located in the Midtown Miami (Wynwood Arts District). A secret resource for world renowned designers, celebrities, prominent architectural firms, and clients looking for something unusual. Their clients span the globe, from California to London, and beyond. In recent years, the prolific company has furnished a boutique hotel on the exclusive Harbour Islands, Bahamas. The fully stocked 3000 sq ft loft style showroom specializes in unique Architectural, African, Colonial, and Inlaid pieces, which can be customized to a clients exact specifications. University of Miami alumni get 20% off list prices. Visit the showroom to see how all their collections seemlessly co-exist or visit inzamia.com.
The Kamula Law Group
Matthew R. Kamula, A.B. '86, J.D. '89
The Kamula Law Group (6742 Forest Hills Boulevard, Suite 108, West Palm Beach, Florida 33413) is a boutique law firm serving clients in California and Florida. With more than 22 years of experience, our attorneys are dedicated to providing clients with a wide range of customized and distinctive solutions. We understand that each client’s needs are unique and thereby require an innovative and targeted approach. Concierge Level Service, Attention to Detail, and a Creative Outlook have earned KLG respect and industry praise in the areas of insurance defense, admiralty/maritime, commercial and business transactions, and both commercial and residential real estate.
At KLG our mission is to provide compassionate, knowledgeable, and cost effective legal services and guidance to satisfy our clients’ demands for sophisticated legal representation in an efficient and expedient manner. We offer this unique brand of legal support to our clients - both large and small; individual or business, who need and deserve our services.
KLG will offer reduced rates on the applicable attorney’s fees for new UM alumni clients. KLG accepts the ’Cane card, alumni card, and honor system for identification. Any alumni interested should contact Matthew Kamula directly at MKamula@KamulaLawGroup.com or at 954-465-9365 or 561-316-6789 to make sure that the discount is applied to their matters. Additional information can be found at www.KamulaLawGroup.com.
Seth M. Kuker
Kuker's Kreations is a boutique Promotions Agency established by Seth Kuker in 1991 while attending the University of Miami. Whether it be a CUSTOMIZED PROMOTIONAL PRODUCT, EXECUTIVE GIFT, DIRECT MAIL PIECE, CORPORATE IMAGING SOLUTION, GRAPHIC DESIGN SERVICE OR A PROGRAM (i.e. Sales Incentive, Gift with Purchase or Fundraising), Kuker's Kreations will be sure to give you an attentive ear along with splendid service.
They would like to offer a 20% discount for first time orders and 10% for every order thereafter. They will use the honor system to verify eligibility but reserve the right to ask for an alumni card if need be. For more information please visit our web site at www.kukerskreations.com or call us at 305-682-8894.
Robbie Morris, A.B. '76
Legal Shield provides Identity Theft Protection and Restoration Services along with Family Life Events Legal Plans. For pennies a day, clients get continuous credit monitoring, and full restoration services as well as a legal plan that gives clients access to top rated attorneys across the country, in every field of law for help with any legal issue, no matter how traumatic or trivial without the worry of high hourly costs. Included in the low monthly fee is: Legal advice – unlimited issues, Letters and phone calls made on the clients behalf, Document review up to 10 pages, Preparation of Will, Living Will and Healthcare Power of Attorney, Representation for moving violations, Trial Defense hours, IRS Audit Assistance, 24/7 Emergency Access for covered situations.
UM Alumni will receive a 25% preferred member discount and a 7% discount on the membership fee for the first year. For more information contact Robbie Morris at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.legalshield.com/info/univmialumniassoc.
Las Vegas Luxury Beds
Chris Nelson, B.B.A. '09
The world’s finest ultra luxury beds and mattresses are now available in Las Vegas. Now open to the public, Las Vegas Luxury Beds is conveniently located at the Las Vegas Design Center at 495 S. Grand Central Parkway. Inspired by the rapid success of Brickell Mattress in Miami, Las Vegas Luxury Beds is a high end bed and mattress boutique that brings the world’s finest sleep solutions to American customers. Experience a full line of Vispring bespoke beds firsthand, including the the Masterpiece, an ultra-premium sleep solution that features a triple-layered vanadium wire support system that is customized according to customers’ height and weight. The Las Vegas Luxury Beds showroom also features select beds by Carpe Diem, a Swedish company known for certified organic materials and sustainable manufacturing practices. Visit www.lasvegasluxurybeds.com to learn more about Nevada’s premier destination for luxury beds and mattresses. UM alumni save 10% when emailing a copy of a valid University of Miami Alumni Card at the time of purchase, or present Alumni Card in store.
The Majestic Vision
Stefany Allongo, B.A.M. '06
At The Majestic Vision we use our brains, creativity and boundless charm to bring you unique and beautiful events. Covering South Florida & Puerto Rico, we offer a variety of event services to help make your dream a reality. Services include: Destination Weddings, Full or Partial Wedding Planning, Day-Of Coordination, Special Event Planning and Marketing Services. Thanks to the telephone, Skype and airplanes, geographical location has never stopped us from offering any client services if they want them. We are always up for traveling; so let us add your city to the list! UM alumni receive a 15% discount. Please contact Stefany Allongo at email@example.com or visit www.themajesticvision.com.
Margo Wolfe, B.S.C. '08
Masterpiece Baskets offers an incredible collection of keepsake baskets of all types and designs that are filled with delicious cookies, dried fruit, nuts, and more. Masterpiece Baskets has baskets for all occasions and each unique design is hand painted. Pastries are baked daily and made from the highest quality of ingredients. All items are Kosher. University of Miami alumni receive a 10% discount on their order. To view available basket designs or for additional information visit www.masterpiecebaskets.biz or call 305-868-7282.
Medical Aesthetics Center
Lila N. Suaya Newman, B.B.A. '85
The Medical Aesthetics Center at Women's Healthcare Associates offers the latest in non-invasive aesthetic procedures such as injectable dermal fillers, laser hair removal, Botox, facials and more. These services are geared to both men and women seeking to enhance their appearance through minimally invasive procedures.
University of Miami alumni receive a 10% discount on any service at the Medical Aesthetic Center when they show their Alumni 'Cane Card at the office. For additional information visit www.whamd.com or call 561-620-6262. The Women's Healthcare Associates is located at 6853 SW 18th Street, Suite 230, Boca Raton, Fl 33433.
Miami Christmas Lights
Kurt Stange, B.B.A. '05
Miami Christmas Lights is a full service residential and commercial holiday decoration and installation company. We provide complete holiday light installation, maintenance and removal services to all Miami and Ft. Lauderdale. All Christmas and holiday lights and materials are leased to our customers eliminating the hassle of finding and fixing old lights or storing them for the following season. Miami Christmas Lights – Making Christmas Simple! All UM Alumni mentioning this ad will receive a $100 discount off of their installation. Call 305.432.2225 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a free consolation. www.miamichristmaslights.com.
Miami Divorce Lawyer
Marcia Soto, Esq., J.D.'86
Marcia Soto, Esq. practices exclusively in the area of marital and family law. She specializes in representing individuals in high net-worth cases. Ms. Soto is a Fellow of the Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and has 26 years' experience in the area of Family Law. It is her philosophy to treat every client with the same care and respect that she would want for a member of her family. Ms. Soto works with a team of experts including accountants, financial advisors, Parent Coordinators and therapists. The goal of this team is to assist the client through the divorce process, achieving a successful financial outcome as well emotional health for the new family unit. Ms. Soto graduated from the University of Miami Law School in 1986.
UM Alumni will receive free consultations. The cost of a consultation is $400 per hour. I will confirm alum status with cane card, alumni card or wellness center card. Contact me at 305-446-9791 or visit www.themiamidivorcelawyer.com. Address: 2030 Douglas Road, Suite 210 Coral Gables, Florida 33146.
Law Offices of Augustus F. Moss
Augustus F. Moss, B.B.A. '04
Augie Moss is a criminal defense lawyer practicing in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs. Moss began his education in criminal defense as a law clerk at the firm of Durkin & Roberts under the tutelage of the preeminent Chicago criminal defense lawyer Thomas Anthony Durkin and currently maintains an Of-Counsel relationship with the firm. In November 2008, Moss started his own criminal defense practice in Wilmette, Illinois. For additional information or to obtain details regarding your University of Miami Alumni discount visit www.mosslawoffices.com, or call 312-636-4611, or e-mail email@example.com.
Dina Levy, M.B.A. '03
Mystyles2go.com an internet retailer specializing in modern home-office furniture. Students and young professionals can access great deals at affordable prices, including Computer Desks, Ergonomic Chairs, File Cabinets & TV Stands. Mystyles2go.com is one of the Internet's Leading Home Office Furniture Retailer. Mystyles2go.com focuses on customer service, design and quality. University of Miami Alumni receive a 10% discount on their order by entering coupon code GoCanes at checkout. For additional information or to benefit from this promotion visit www.mystyles2Go.com.
No Man's Land Pizza and Grill
Augustus F. Moss B.B.A. '04
No Man's Land Pizza and Grill in Wilmette, IL offers just about everything you'd expect to find at a casual fast-food spot with counter and outdoor seating, plus a lake view and a dose of local history. Offering hot dogs, burgers, pizza, and the best Philly cheese steak West of...Philly! Both carry-out and delivery are available.
No Man's Land offers current students and UM Alumni 10% off with mention of the password "Shalala." For more information visit www.nomanslandpizza.com.
Organo Gold - Healthy Coffees and Teas
Craig A. Glover, M.B.A. '07
Organo Gold (OG) offers coffee and tea drinkers a healthier, gourmet alternative. Each beverage is infused with 100% organic Ganoderma Lucidum, recognized in Asia as the "Miraculous King of Herbs." Ganoderma is known to promote health and wellness including: strengthening the immune system; increasing oxygen in the blood system; balancing the metabolism; while boosting energy (with less caffeine than decaf). UM Alumni will receive one free box of product for every two boxes ordered. Access the website - www.james-gloverenterprises.organogold.com to place your order and call Craig Glover at 954-681-2209 for your free product.
R. J. Ogren Artist
Randy J. Ogren, B.Ed. '72
R.J. Ogren, a former Disney artist, has created hundreds of paintings, portraits, murals, cartoons, graphic designs, scenic designs and architectural renderings across the United States, England and Australia. R.J has been commissioned to work over the years for major clients including: Liza Minelli, Neil Armstrong, Gloria Swanson, John Davidson, Dolly Parton, Jack Hannah, Central Florida Civic Theatre, Six Flags, The Chicago Museum of Science and Industry and the University of Miami.
University of Miami Alumni will receive 25% discount; R.J. can travel to any U.S. location. For additional information, bio and samples of work please visit www.rjogren-artist.com.
Miami Pet Concierge
Nicole Brown, B.S.C. '96
Miami Pet Concierge provides professional quality pet care services in your own home while you travel, work late, have an emergency or simply need help.
We believe that by providing care for your pets in their own home will relieve any unwanted stress that may be caused while boarding and will lessen the incidence of unwanted learned behaviors and/or the potential risk of exposure to illness. Don't worry about staying late at work or taking that well-deserved vacation. Miami Pet Concierge will make sure your four-legged and/or winged friends are receiving lots of love, attention and stress free relaxation.
Since you are the only one who really understands your pet's needs, allow us to work with you to create a pet care plan specifically tailored to his or her lifestyle. Visit www.miamipetconcierge.com for details or call directly at 305-631-2144. Miami Pet Concierge will offer 10% on all pet services to alumni who mention UM's Alumni Business Owners and Patrons program.
Pérez Professional Group (PPG)
Manny Perez, B.S.C. '95
Pérez Professional Group (PPG) is a Miami based consulting firm providing affordable monthly membership based marketing communication services with no commitment necessary to address your communication needs on a focused budget.
We meet with clients at least once monthly to remain current on their business trends and to evaluate current strategy and communication efforts making any necessary modifications to maximize results.
PPG is extremely low cost compared to hiring an employee. In addition the company has proven expertise in local, traditional and emerging media and provides a single point of contact across all communication initiatives. University of Miami alumni will be eligible for a 20% discount. For additional information, please contact PPG at PerezProfessionalGroup@gmail.com, www.ppg.vpweb.com or 305-781-0589.
Ivan Mladenovic, B.S.C. '06
Preemo helps growing business manage the technology gap. We provide proactive, flat-rate Managed IT Services, Cloud IT Solutions, and On-Demand IT Support in Miami for business with 10-200 Employees. We service the South Florida market, including Miami, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach. Our core clients are professional services companies: Law Firms, Medical Practices, Financial Services Companies, Insurance Agencies, Manufacturing & Distribution, and Real Estate Development. Our mission is to deliver an exceptional customer experience, allowing our clients to leverage technology to maximize efficiency, profitability, and business continuity. We are located at 9655 South Dixie Hwy, Suite 202, Miami, FL 33156. Feel free to contact us at (305) 722-7162 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Complimentary IT Assessment & 2 Hours of Free IT Services for UM Students, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff.
Corey Schwartz, B.B.A '99
Premium Seats USA is a privately owned, licensed ticket agency that connects you to the most sought-after sports, concert and theater tickets nationwide. We specialize in finding our clients the best seats at the best price for memorable lifetime experiences. An extensive selection, outstanding service and secure online ordering are elements that make us the most trusted brand for premium event seating, tickets and hospitality. To purchase tickets, please email Corey@PremiumSeatsUSA.com or shop online at www.PremiumSeatsUSA.com and enter “corey” at checkout to receive free shipping!
Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A.
Deborah Moskowitz, B.S.C. '94
Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A. offers a wide variety of litigation defense services for both professional and general liability. QPWB serves clients in various industries and in multiple jurisdictions. The Firm's litigation strength flows from its experience in litigating a broad-range of complex business and commercial cases. QPWB attorneys regularly represent businesses in actions involving premises liability, products liability, liquor and food liability, automobile and commercial fleet liability, construction defect, and in the defense of all other types of negligence and tort actions such as personal injury, employment liability, and workers' compensation defense. QPWB also provides a wealth of legal services to the health care profession. QPWB will offer a 10% discount on the applicable attorneys fees for new UM alumni clients. We'll accept the honor system for identification. Any alumni interested should contact Deborah directly at email@example.com to make sure that the discount is applied to their matters. More information is available at www.qpwblaw.com.
Katherine Quinn, B.S.C '10
Quintessential Promotions is a full service promotional modeling agency in Miami, Fl. Quintessential helps clients bring brands to life, providing full service model selection, training, and management. Quintessential is founded by UM alumnus Katherine Quinn, a seasoned model with more than 8 years experience in promotions, print, runway, and private events. Built on the ideal that “Beauty captures your attention; Personality keeps it,” Quintessential stands apart from other agencies by linking clients with talent that is beautiful, business savvy, experienced, and personable. Full service staffing and event management is available for promotions, street teams, boat & exotic car shows, trade shows, conventions, private parties, and more. Visit www.qtpromos.com for more information. UM alumni save 5% on booking fees after providing UM Alumni card.
Royal Social Media
Caitlin O'Brient Bauer, B.F.A. '08
Royal Social Media is a boutique digital media agency that works with some of the leading writers, entertainment, health, lifestyle, and gaming brands. We specialize in Social Media Marketing, Brand Strategy, Website Design, Fan Acquisition, Content Creation, Branding, and Author Marketing Services. We offer full service management, consulting, and a la carte services.
Social media never sleeps and neither do we! We will ensure your brands stay connected with your customers, working day and night to strengthen your online presence so you don’t have to. University of Miami Alumni (new customers) will receive a 10% discount on website design or social media services. Visit us at www.royalsocialmedia.com.
Richard M. Lynn, M.B.A. '84
RML Capital was founded by Richard M. Lynn in 2006. Over the past 20 years, Mr. Lynn has been responsible for originating, underwriting and structuring first and second mortgages from $1 million to over $100 million on commercial real estate transactions with direct lenders, correspondent life insurance companies, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and HUD. Throughout his career Mr. Lynn has been involved in the funding of over $1 billion in commercial real estate products consisting of various sources of capital. For additional information or to obtain details regarding your University of Miami Alumni discount visit www.rmlcapital.com, or call 847-444-0044, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sachin A. Dhupelia, B.B.A. '00
Rupees is conveniently located in the Wynwood Fashion District near Midtown and Downtown Miami. They carry a full range of casual women's resortwear, cool comfortable cotton tunics perfect for the beach or a cruise, a full range of Bollywood sarees, and costume jewllery. Newly arrived scarves, pashminas, Bollywood music CD's, and small gifts are also available. Their colorful home decor collection includes bed throws, cushion covers, curtains, and wall hangings. Rupees offers a 10% discount to all Canes when they present their cane card or alumni card. Free parking available. Visit rupeesinc.com for more information.
Search America, LLC
Paula Kvarnberg, BM '86
Search America, LLC is an executive search firm with one mission - to place people that help our clients achieve their goals. People are the backbone and lifeblood of every organization and the best people make the best organizations. Search America, LLC identifies, assesses and hires the best possible people for our client companies. Search America, LLC was founded by industry leader, Paula Kvarnberg, on the basic principals of integrity and customer service. We believe our search process serves our clients' needs, allowing us to fully understand the uniqueness of every client and the requirements of every individual search assignment. Contact us at searchamericallc.com, no fees for candidates, 20% discount for businesses.
F. Aybegum (Abby) Senkesen, M.B.A.'01
SkinGenX provides powerful yet safe skin care products with advanced formulas and high quality ingredients. F. Aybegum (Abby) Senkesen, M.B.A.'01, a biochemist and healthcare consultant along with her team of skin care experts in Florida use ingredients whose safety and efficacy are proven through extensive research and analysis. As a safety promise to their customers, SkinGenX does not use:
• Animal derived ingredients • Chemical sunscreens (no oxybenzone or its derivatives) • PABA • Parabens • PEG • Phthalates • Synthetic fragrances or dyes • And none of our products are animal tested
Please visit the company's website at www.skingenx.com. SkinGenX will use the honor system and give a 10% discount to all UM community including the alumni, staff and students. Contact the owner Abby at email@example.com and she will provide customers with a discount code to be used online.
Matthew Byrd, B.B.A. '08
Sleep Lux is an online retailer of bespoke bedding and ultra luxury mattresses. Conceptualized by University of Miami alumnus, Matthew Byrd, Sleep Lux represents the finest quality sleep solutions available in the world. Featured brands include Hastens, Carpe Diem Beds, and Vispring of London. Log-on to Sleeplux.com to browse beds and mattresses that are designed to deliver an uncompromising level of personalized support and comfort. Visit www.sleeplux.com to browse a variety of premium sleep solutions made with certified organic materials, including exotic fills like alpaca, cashmere, bamboo, horsetail hair, and authentic Shetland wool. UM alumni save 10% when emailing a copy of a valid University of Miami Alumni Card to a Sleep Lux Sleep Expert at the time of purchase.
Jennifer R. Smith, P.A.
Jennifer R. Smith, B.B.A. '91
Jennifer R. Smith, P.A. is a CPA firm that provides tax and accounting services. The firm prepares federal and state returns for individuals, corporations, partnerships, LLCs, etc. and offers free electronic filing. The firm also provides IRS representation, tax planning services and keeps current with ever-changing tax law legislation. Jennifer R. Smith, P.A. has served South Florida clients for over 10 years and ensures that every client is given personalized attention. The firm prides itself as having the experience from a Big Four firm, but at affordable rates. University Alumni receive a 20% discount. For more information visit www.southflorida-cpa.com or call 561-997-6797.
Samuel Salazar, Jr., A.B. '04
Strategic Solving uses hands on experience and know-how to help your business grow into a more productive and efficient venture in today’s competitive environment. Our services include advertising and promotions, staffing and training, public relations, personal and political representation, efficiency consulting, food service consulting and political campaigning. We also provide free services to all job seekers connect to with their chosen career path by networking with our diverse base of clients and uploading their resume on our website. Strategic Solving will assist you in putting the pieces of your unique business model together. We offer a 20% discount on all print materials and a guarantee that we will attempt to match any competitor's offer to all UM alumni. Free estimates available to all alumni. www.strategicsolving.com ; (888)996-8882
Heather M. Fraser B.B.A. '83
Successpathways coaches business owners in developing a vision, hiring the right people and developing managers.
They provide comprehensive internet marketing services that help businesses maximize online presence and drive more customers to the business. They also design and facilitate workshops and seminars to address areas of interest to the business owner. Successpathways will offer UM Alumni 20% off the first month's fees. Eligibility will be verified using the honor system. For more information you can email Heather at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit her blog at http://blog.heathermariefraser.com.
Benjamin Leis, B.S.C. '04
Sweat EquiTees sells clothing that promotes, inspires, and funds entrepreneurship. Made for entrepreneurs, by entrepreneurs, their chic designs make great gifts for the beloved entrepreneur in your life. A portion of the proceeds from each sale benefit an organization that teaches entrepreneurship to children. Using promo code "MIAMIALUMNI" during checkout, University of Miami Alumni will receive a free shirt with their purchase on SweatEquiTees.com.
Ivan Mladenovic, B.S.C. '06
Techbar is where you'll find your local technology experts. We excel in top quality computer repair, phone repair, tablet repair, and in-home IT Services. We can help you setup a new computer, troubleshoot a problem with your home network, or help you become more proficient in using your new iPhone or iPad. We can help setup your small business IT Network, including setting up servers, networks, and backups. And we're happy to answer any tech questions you might have, anytime. Our goal is to make technology simple for you, your family, and your friends. Feel free to contact us at Phone: 305-669-6049 or e-mail: email@example.com. Our hours of operation: Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. also available 24 hours for emergencies. Discount Offered to UM Students and Alumni: 25% off your first service, 10% any other future services with valid UM 'Cane Card OR Alumni 'Cane Card.
Frank Menendez, J.D. '09, M.B.A. '12
Got a traffic ticket? Fight back with TicketFit! TicketFit is a traffic ticket defense law firm that fights all traffic tickets in Miami-Dade and Broward County, including tickets for speeding, license suspensions, red light camera tickets, toll violations, running a stop sign, improper lane change, reckless driving, and more. At TicketFit, providing unparalleled customer service is our priority, which is why you have access to our traffic ticket lawyer every step of the way. Ready to fight back?
University of Miami Alumni receive a 20% discount on all traffic ticket defense. TicketFit accepts the 'Cane card, alumni card, and honor system for identification. For more information visit www.ticketfit.com, call (305) 775-3720, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Trace Design Studio LLC
Renata Bastos, BARCH '10
TRACE DESIGN STUDIO is a design and decorating firm based out of Miami, FL specializing in residential interiors. We offer custom design & decorating services and consulting for residential projects. With a modern sensibility, a curiosity for design history and material culture, inspired by the natural environment, we create unique, inviting, and comfortable spaces that are expressive of each client's lifestyle, heritage and personality. We help our clients envision what their homes could be and then work alongside a team of dedicated professionals to bring it to life. UM Alumni will receive a 10% discount on design services. Visit us at www.tracedesignstudio.com.
Jose J. Lopez. A.B. '96
Tropical Smoothie at 100 S. Biscayne Blvd in Downtown Miami is serving up Orange and Green! When you eat better, you feel better, that is the Tropical Smoothie logo. University of Miami alumni receive a 10% discount on menu items when they show their Alumni 'Cane Card.
Steven A. Schnur, M.D. '85
TrueShore is a provider of business process outsourcing services for all industries. We will analyze your business and create a custom solution to optimize every aspect of your business. Our solutions are intended to save you money, increase revenue, enhance customer experience and maximize flexibility within your business. Focus on what you do best & let TrueShore handle the rest. All University of Miami Alumni business owners are eligible for a 5% discount when they sign up for BPO services with TrueShore (just show your alumni card). To learn more about TrueShore, visit: trueshore.com
Jason Shah, BARCH '04
Uncle Pops began with my father in Chicago, IL in the 80s. With a kettle popcorn machine, his delicious recipes filled my childhood with simple goodness. Growing up my uncle encouraged me to leave the corporate structure and do what I love. In 2013 I finally did. The result is Uncle Pops, a tasty, artisan, and preservative-free Los Angeles popcorn brand based on my childhood nostalgia. We started on kickstarter.com and our kitchen is growing! Uncle Pops is a delicious snack great when with friends or family. Eat Uncle Pops at home or give a popcorn gift to your clients, friends, and customers! All UM Alumni are eligible for 10% off all popcorn products at www.shop.uncle-pops.com. Use Promo Code umalum.
Jasmine Sandler, M.B.A. '97
Vfitness, led by lead trainer and amateur boxer, Victor Rojas, is a team of passionate athletes. The team has a combined 40+ years experience in training for competition and conditioning to peak performance. Vfitness is committed to provide excellence in training, fitness and nutritional counseling to its clients. Vfitness has expanded its services from Queens to 2 studios in Manhattan and planning on future expansion in multiple U.S. cities. VFitness offers in-home elite personal training, indoor and outdoor bootcamp classes, group boxing classes, conditioning classes, one-on-one in studio training. VFitness offers $20/pp Boxing Bootcamp classes in Central Park and in their studios. Visit VFitness at www.vfitnessonline.com.
VFitness will provide UM Alumni in-home personal training private sessions at 30% off for $70/hour (regular price $100/hour). VFitness also provides 15% off discounts on all fitness gear and clothing.
Kyle Plesa, M.S.E.D. '13
Venatoro is a Fort Lauderdale based SEO, Social Media & Web Design agency. From restaurants in Delray Beach to law firms in San Francisco, we have helped thousands of businesses. We guarantee to improve your search rank on Google for more visibility, increase you social media presence and engagement, and create a sleek and modern website that captivates your audience. University of Miami Alumni are eligible to a 20% service discount with either cane card or alumni card; email email@example.com. Visit www.venatoro.com.
Whip 'n Dip
Whip 'N Dip opened its doors on July 4th, 1985; beginning as a family-run store and continues to operate that way. Whip 'n Dip believes in customer service and serving quality, homemade and handmade products. Located at 1407 Sunset drive Coral Gables, FL. 33143; Whip 'n Dip offers University of Miami alumni a 10% discount on menu items when they show their Alumni 'Cane Card.
Captain Thomas Morris, B.Ed. '63
Alfred Heltman, B.S.C.E. '62, M.S. '68
The world famous Whistle Stop Sports Bar & Grill is treasured by locals and visited by tourists from around the world. Come on in and kick back in our icy cold air conditioning or test your skills with our assortment of challenging games... pool, darts, shuffleboard, videos and more! The fun never ends in our “Cheers” like atmosphere... our full service bar is open every day from 10am to 3am with Daily Happy Hour from 4pm to 6pm. Located in Downtown Islamorada, Mile Marker 82.5, Oceanside - 1.5 Miles South of Holiday Isle Resort. Come visit us, and show your UM Alumni Card and receive a 10% discount. We will also give a 10% discount to any Sigma Chi. For additional information visit www.keysdining.com/whistlestop.
Words to Live By
Alex Suarez-Mondshein, A.B. '09
Words to Live By books are the ideal gift for the most important people in our lives as they celebrate a milestone occasion. Our stunning, custom-made books are filled with words of wisdom from family and friends: each answering two meaningful, insightful questions specific to the occasion being celebrated. Words to Live By Classic Books are available for 10 milestone occasions (wedding, baby, graduation, etc.) in seven beautiful colors, each made completely by hand using the finest archival fabrics and paper. The best part of all? Creating a Words to Live By book is as easy as saying, "I love you." Visit www.wordstolivebybooks.com or www.facebook.com/wordstolivebybooks to learn more. 10% discount for UM alumni on Classic Books with a valid online profile. To redeem, call us at 888-98-WORDS.