Academy Alumni Directory

We are very excited to introduce our Academy Alumni Directory! This is merely a sample of the businesses that have been founded by graduates of The Academy, and we will be updating this page over the next few months. One of our biggest tips for students is: “Start small, start now” and that’s exactly what we’re doing with this directory. Click through to see what our alumni have to offer and support local businesses!

360 Inventory Solutions

360 Inventory Solutions travels to homes and small businesses to document personal property to provide proof of ownership to simply insurance claims in case of a fire, theft, or natural disaster.

Tony Murrell

(615) 829-9840

360inventorysolutions.com

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80/20 Fitness

pathway for leaders to develop a fit mind and body while maintaining a healthy lifestyle

Kevin Bazile

(615) 610-9040

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A Quintessential Therapeutics

Facilitating awareness and balance within the mind, body, & spirit through preventing injury, assisting in the recovery process, enhancing work productivity, and maintaining optimum health & wellness.

Iva Motgomery

(615) 668-8870

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A-1 Mobile Notary LLC

We are essentially the Uber of the Notary world

Adrienne P Bowling

(615) 521-2650

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Afroboheme

Body products

Vanitra Wilson

(615) 674-6469

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Aijalon Eyewear

Meah Hamilton

Website

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Audacious Accessories

Tuwana Booker

(615) 669-1054

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B’ The Light Solutions

B’ The Light Solutions is an organizational consulting and entrepreneurial development firm whose specialty is ministries, nonprofits, and faith based brands and businesses.

Brandi Williams

(224) 619-2624

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Be Driven

We offer consulting services to sports organizations.

LaDarrell Collier

(615) 609-7819

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Black Boy Soar

Cultivating speaking engagements, branding strategies, literary avenues, partner engagements, and relational ministry to engage both the teenage and young adult population.

Dwight Johnson

(662) 640-5182

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Body and soul teas

Herbal teas for sipping and soaking

Pat Greene

(615) 439-8380

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Breonna Grants Catering and events

Specialize in appetizers, food trays, and many deserts

Breonna Grant

(573) 727-4689

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Bulldog Custom Tees

Apparel printing: Direct To Garment/Screen Printing/Promotional Products

Donn Jobe

(615) 513-2688

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B’yond Events & Catering LLC

B’yond Events & Catering is a new innovating events and company. We do event planning, catering and event staffing.

Stephanie Davis

(615) 336-3137

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Copper Xpressions by Nikki B. Crafty

Custom copper charmed bracelet creations

Nikki Beach

(615) 933-1539

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Creative Soulz Printing

Providing quality, affordable, personalized printing products. These include business cards, greeting cards, banners, labels, brochures, postcards, and more.

Thomas Kelly

(615) 801-8367

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Custom Designs By Vee llc

Custom designs

Vanessa Fentress

(615) 839-1016

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DrawnLovely LLC.

I sell original paintings, art prints and stickers. The focus of my work is to provide positive representation and showcase the beauty I see in the black community.

Micheala IntVeld-Sutherlin

(314) 583-4830

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Expansive YOU

Life coaching services and Inspirational books

NakitaThomas

(615) 300-6920

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From Paris to Egypt Cake Designs

Baker that offers CUSTOMIZED cakes & treats to all things sweet.

Carolyn Wiley

(615) 589-6933

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GLamHER Hair Addiction

Natural Hair Care Product

Ja’Quesa Hayes-Finney

(615) 606-1578

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Guide Our Day

Comfortable Spiritual Apparel, Tshirts, hats, leggings, sweatshirts etc…

Kim Crutcher

(615) 715-4317

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Hair Chemistry

Handmade hair products for natural hair

Symone Jackson

(773) 504-6933

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Holy Hands, Inc

Erica M. Glenn

(615) 398-2177

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Home of Hope

Temporary accommodations offered to families of patients in the Nashville area hospitals.

Lakeysha Henderson-Tucker

(615) 430-7850

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Hungry Clothing Brand

We make clothing for Men, Women, and Children * including babies.*

Jemane Hyler

(615) 543-8685

hungryclothingbrand.com

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Hylton Elite Marketing Agency

A full-service sales and marketing firm that recruits & retains customers and employees, and provides community relations services for employers and private sector businesses, workforce development organizations, business chambers, nonprofit organizations, and government agencies.

Malikah Hylton

(615) 461-0281

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Identify Leadership

Leadership and Career Development, Team Building, Executive Coaching, Diversity & Inclusion Training, Corporate Training

Demetric Woods

(615) 839-6830

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J. Houston the Savings Enthusiast

Jocelyn Houston

(615) 582-7577

Jamersons GC

Art: murals, Canvases, Chef of global cuisine

Charles Key

(629) 800-9906

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Jocelyn Ann’s

Catering and Event planning

Jocelyn Miller

(615) 648-2434

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L V Dangerfield, LLC

Leadership and Professional Development Services

Lacrecia Dangerfield

(615) 431-1642

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LaMarvelous Balloons

Nashville based balloon decor company specializing in custom, fascinating balloon decor. It’s our mandate to fascinate!

Lamar Allen

(615) 510-7968

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Love Basket Express

Eulaine Johnson-Adams

(615) 491-7736

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Loving Heart’s Home Health LLC

Caregiver ,HomeHealth aide,care partners

Tamika McKnight

(615) 693-3368

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Mary’s Sweet Heaven

Bespoke Sweet Boutique specializing in Delicate deserts

Mary Williamson

(615) 852-6853

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Massage by Dominique

Dominique Hatton

(931) 286-0350

Website

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Mental Moment

An in home service that allows the parents to step away from their reality and get a moment to themselves and focus on their Self-Care

Cenetra Davis

(615) 475-3416

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Mia Sangria Soul

Mia Brazelton

(615) 516-5428

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Mobile Jewelry Boutique

Veronica Wiley

(615) 429-2441

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Mommies Dreams Matter (Non Profit)

Elbony Weatherspoon

(615) 525-4494

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Nashville Speech & Swallowing Specialists, PLLC

Speech, Language, Literacy, and Swallowing Services

Jamie Fisher

(615) 375-6695

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NettaDior makeup & beauty

Enhancing the beauty of women with a flawless makeup look. Also able to purchase lashes as well.

Johnetta Bowles

(270) 556-9940

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Panty Buddy

Offers protection to panties, undergarments, and clothing from the germs

Kenya Adams

(615) 715-3676

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Paparazzi Consultant (KTF PapaGlam Queen)

I sell beautiful nickel and lead free affordable jewelry for $5.

Twanna Booker

(615) 425-6323

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Plush Pals

Mobile stuff-your-own animal party business

Whitney Barner

(615) 474-7027

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Premier Learning Academy

We are a licensed child care center in Madison, TN, servicing families with children ages 6 weeks – 12 years old. Our vision is to help close the achievement gap for early learners.

Charlene Saunders

(615) 678-7398

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Pruitt Enterprise, LLC

Commerical and residential cleaning

Adrianne Pruitt

(901) 246-6933

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Real Gospel with the Xman

Syndicated Radio Show

Xuam Lawson

(615) 479-8506

Website

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Realtor Keller Williams Nashville – Green Hills

Ashli Beverly is a licensed REALTOR® specializing in Davidson County and all areas surrounding Nashville! Trusted. Knowledgeable. Dependable. Putting the client first, one transaction at a time. Call today, appointment tomorrow!

Ashli Beverly

(615) 887-6349

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Recycle & Reinvest

Our mission is to cultivate the next generation of environmental stewards through art, education, youth mentorship, and environmental upkeep.

Jaffee Judah

(615) 347-7890

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Reneka Swims Photography

Headshots * Portraits * Senior

Reneka Swims

(615) 965-5295

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S.E.L.F.I.E. Check by Jas

Christian Blog/Vlog platform that encourages and uplifts others through empowerment, transparency, and community.

Jasmine Lafyette

(662) 820-3100

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Sapphire Body Co.

All of our candles are hand poured in Nashville, TN. Each candle is made up of a 100% a vegan coconut + soy or coconut + apricot wax blend, ensuring a smooth, creamy, and clean finish each time.

Jasmine DeJean

(717) 503-9783

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Shoe Deets

Here at Shoe Deets, we provide women’s fashionable footwear that keeps up with the latest trends. we cater to the bougie, sophisticated and classy lady’s all over the world.

Shamia Starnes

(615) 525-6495

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SjWorld by Shaheen Eversley

A unisex clothing line that accommodates all styles,

Shaheen Eversley

(615) 939-5061

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Social Gourmet

We are a one-stop-shop for business owners and we work hard so you don’t have to! We provide services such as social media management, ads, graphic design, and much more!

Amber Jones

(615) 305-7009

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Styled by Sunshine

I provide haircare services, tailored to suit the unique needs of each clients. Silk press, Braids and extensions are my specialties.

Ursula McKinney

(615) 818-9029

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SuperNatural Relief Printmaking Studio

Original art from the printmaking studio SuperNatural Relief, with a focus in woodblock printing, custom logo blocks, wood sculpture and design, pattern design, and fabric printing.

Ashley Seay

(615) 605-9985

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Sweet Ruby’s

We are a growing custom cake and dessert business using recipes passed down from three generations to bring joy to our clients tastebuds.

Chiquita Kirby-Green

(615) 944-3324

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TerevaFeva

A communications and media consultancy with over 20 years of experience providing brand authentic and consumer relevant storytelling for individuals, non-profit organizations, and corporations.

Tereva Parham

(615) 787-7164

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The Brow Boss

The Brow Boss is a brow, lash, and makeup artist located in Divine Innovations Hair Studio on Donelson’s Pike.

Kristle Kookie Donelson

(615) 475-8769

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The Crafty Culianire

Personal Chef

Chef Garmon J

(901) 215-6329

YouTube

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The Drinking Well

Armstrong

Kia Armstrong

Website

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The KR Brand

KR is a streetwear brand that creates empowerment you can wear!

Khay Renee Clark

(615) 775-7200

Website

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The Standard of Style

All Things Beauty…Hair and Makeup Professionals who are there for all your SOS moments.

Chelsea Harris

(615) 751-7702

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Treasure Your Inner Beauty

Professional and Personal Development Center

MaDonna Williams

(615) 578-0670

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Uniquely Inspired Treasures

Online Jewelry and Accessories Retail Store. Our available items includes necklaces, bracelets, bangles, earrings, rings and hats.

Tomicka German

(615) 268-3183

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Yasmine Williams Woods LLC

Christian Speaker & Writer

Yasmine Williams Woods

(615) 839-6417

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pHriends Empower/LITpHriends

We are a lifestyle brand/blog that supports healthy lifestyles, healthy communications, and community involvement using the power of friendship.

Regina Wright

(217) 418-1694

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shasvacays

Travelling

Shawanna Craig

(415) 676-1201

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