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!
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.
Blipster VA offers reprieve to the busy entrepreneur through offering virtual assistant and online business management services. We take the lead on the time-consuming nuances so that you can focus on revenue generating tasks.
Antricia Gordon & Shani Glapion
I studied the therapeutic uses of crystals and stones and have incorporated these into my bracelets and necklaces. Because of this, your wrists will be eye-catching AND they will give you the vibrational energy you need to make it through your day.
An online, handmade, custom gift shop. We specialize is personalized and customized apparel, home decor, gifts, and accessories all with that handmade value and creativity not sold in stores.
A virtual and personal assistant providing professional and Golden services. Tailored to meet the various needs of clients, so they are able to focus on core business with pure ease.
Our programs warm the hearts of older adults and youth who seek to overcome the social, emotional, and economic burdens that limit independence and encourage intergenerational engagement.
Happy: Joseph's Journey® is a community of Autism Advocates that aims to offer inclusive opportunities to educate, empower, enrich, and celebrate individuals on the spectrum, their families, and communities.
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.
Creating an organic, plant-based dessert experience designed specially for you and your family. Our product is gluten FREE and also diabetic friendly. We believe everyone deserves a sweet treat.
A health and community-conscience company providing services like drop catering, meal prep, and private chef experiences. Providing convenience, fresh/local produce, and the services of local producers as well.
A company owned and operated by a beauty guru along with beauty experts who create a unique spa experience that continuously drives the industry forward in knowledge of lashes, permanent makeup, hair removal, and skincare treatment and products
For single, young, black professionals seeking to find, build and maintain a healthy romantic relationship. The pillars are Social Engagement, Intentional Relationships, Mental Health and Wellness, and Celebrate Black Excellence.
A multicultural, inclusive, full-service salon in Nashville that stays current with trends and educational training. Catering to men, women, and children to provide an intimate experience that promotes hair growth and scalp rejuvenation.
A professional product line to assist you with your healthy hair journey! It was inspired to enhance your beauty beyond your hair - inside and out through a limitless experience!
Specialize in unique treats that will satisfy your sweet tooth. A few items like chocolate cover strawberries, an assortment of Pudding, and dipped apples just to name a few.
Nutrient Rich Shop is an all-online herbal product store. Our products are used as multivitamins or health food. We have handmade sea moss gels, elderberry syrups, and more, available to keep you healthy no matter your age.
Founded in 2021 to create healthy tasty products with soul, our goal is to encourage communities that our food can be healthy, still taste good and give you the nutrients to live better.
We specialize in customized gifts and baskets for occasions large or small including special events, holidays, birthdays, corporate events and etc. We believe that every occasion is a celebration.
A Positive Affirmation t-shirt line, created to promote positivity and build self-esteem within, and affirm people that regardless of your outer appearance, you should feel good on the inside.
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.
Providence Solutions is a resource center that provides referrals to various agencies throughout Rutherford County to assist individuals with obtaining their basic needs and overcoming other daily obstacles.
Shifting professional learning from compliance to empowerment one educator at a time. Purpose Meets Preparation is committed to preparing 1st-4th year urban educators to become highly effective classroom teachers.
Quianas Qreations is a “ONE STOP SHOP” that offers “Quality that Makes You Feel like a QUEEN”. Items include handmade natural products and fashion accessories at affordable prices all online!
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!
Combining yoga and massage services offers many benefits. Whether it’s a relaxing massage or mindful meditation and yoga class, you will feel invigorated and rejuvenated when you leave.
Through our commitment of quality commercial cleaning services, our primary goal is to provide a safe and healthy working environment while promoting to rebuild a better life for women in the refugee community of Nashville.
A local event service specializing in, but not limited to, the ultimate sangria bar. It merges my love for music, entertaining and my favorite cocktail which creates the “Pitcher Perfect Melody”.
All of our candles are hand poured in Nashville, TN. Each candle is made up of a 100% vegan coconut + soy or coconut + apricot wax blend, ensuring a smooth, creamy, and clean finish each time.
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.
Tea Rose is Nashville’s premier company for mobile tea parties, premium loose-leaf tea, and accessories. We curate an experience that embodies sophistication with southern flare and whimsical grandeur.
We are a natural hair studio specializing in the establishment, maintenance, repairs, and reconstruction of dreadlocks. We also offer the installation of human hair loc extensions.
We guide busy-ambitious women who are ready to develop their mindsets in the areas of personal or professional lives. We offer 1-on-1 coaching sessions, webinars, 30-day accelerators training, and group coaching programs.
A small-batch gourmet cookie producer located in Nashville, Tennessee offering over 20 flavors. It's well known that these are not your average cookies. They are made from love with the purpose of changing the world one cookie at a time!
Helps corporate partners determine their values, vision, and mission statements; then works with them to implement those critical aspects of their business. Our one-on-one methodology allows us to work together with your team to create a customized plan that is unique to your company's plan, needs, and culture.