Welcome to your one-stop shop for businesses founded or owned by Northeastern alumni, students, parents, faculty and staff—
This online market features everything from apparel and skincare to beverages, e-commerce sites, restaurants, authors, marketing services, and more! We celebrate and showcase Northeastern entrepreneurs and the ecosystem of resources available to support them. Dine at eateries or browse for gifts and essentials, all while connecting with the alumni, students, and others behind some of your favorite local brands!
Visit this page often to stay up to date on announcements, entrepreneur highlights, and a list of our in-person markets that may come to an area near you!
30 Friends is a video-conferencing solution to help connect and create social & professional networks virtually by easing administration and improving participant engagement. They help university clubs & businesses create better communities & find new ways of making revenue!
Founded and operated by Amit Bhambi, DMSB 2003
About Fresh (AF) is a Boston-based non-profit that builds programs to integrate healthy food into community healthcare systems. We operate three renovated school buses as mobile markets known as Fresh Truck and a produce prescription program called Fresh Connect. We believe your bank account, race, and zip code shouldn’t determine your access to healthy food. We are working toward a future where all people have the food they need to be happy, healthy, and hopeful.
Help us spread the food love by joining So Fresh, our monthly donor community where members give what they can to amplify, celebrate, and uplift people and food culture. (https://www.aboutfresh.org/sofresh/)
Founded and operated by Josh Trautwein, CSSH 2010
Addition Beauty is a femtech startup creating nontoxic, hormone-friendly makeup that supports fertility, pregnancy, and nursing. There is currently no other makeup brand formulating specific to women focused on these life stages. Our mission is to empower women with products and the knowledge to select safer personal care products during a critical time of their lives without compromising beauty.
Founded and operated by Michelle Calderon, DMSB 2021
AInnovation uses patented deep learning model compression technique to port these once costly AI algorithms into customized light-weight processes that can be run in realtime on mobile devices in high accuracy. It enables complex computer vision programs, e.g. human pose tracking, behavioral recognition, motion capturing, to run on platforms constrained by limited hardware; brings cutting-edge innovation to telemedicine, remote rehab, virtual-first care and in-home fitness than ever before.
Founded and operated by Raymond Fu
Aire Fresco is the 1st company to develop science-based technological tools to offer to Spanish speaking enterprise customers an employee benefit program which helps measure the corporate pulse and performance as well as serve as an early intervention tool in mental health. They are the 1st science-based mindfulness app created by and for Spanish speakers with a story-telling experience that connects with our target market. They are the technological solution that cares after you at every moment.
Founded and operated by Victor Coutin, CPS 2005
Physical therapy and wellness company serving active adults and athletes. Expert biomechanical evaluation and treatment.
Founder and owner Leah Hultstrom, CPS 2015.
Our great-grandparents, Cesare and Rosa Mondavi, purchased Charles Krug Winery shortly after the end of prohibition. It was Cesare and Rosa’s passion, determination, and vision that began to shape Napa Valley as one of California’s premium wine regions. Our grandparents, Peter Sr. and Blanche, took over the winery operations in 1966. After years of research, our grandfather introduced revolutionary winemaking techniques commonly used today, including cold fermentation, cold sterile filtration, and aging wine in French oak barrels – techniques we implement in the winemaking of Dark Matter Wines. Our grandfather worked closely with each of us to continue the legacy of the Mondavi Family until he passed away at the wise age of 101.
Starting at the spry age of 10, each of us – Angelina, Alycia, Riana, and Giovanna – spent our summers learning the family business. A typical summer day for us entailed odd jobs throughout the winery, including schlepping hoses, cleaning tanks, soaking bottles, pulling samples, and running analyses. A family tradition of summer winery jobs alongside our grandfather and father led each of us to love the wine industry.
Paying respect to the generations before us, we launched Dark Matter Wines in 2005 and purchased Aloft Wines in 2017. Although Dark Matter Wines is far from traditional, our mission is to create wines with the same passion and devotion as the generations before us.
We are forever grateful to our mentors that have helped to make this project a reality – Our grandfather Peter Mondavi Sr., our Father Marc, our Mother Janice, Kathy Simpson (Alycia’s personal mentor) a marketing guru, and our viticulturist Jim Barbour.
Founded and operated by Gigi Mondavi, DMSB’13
Alternova is a technology company focused on the development of interactive digital health products and platforms: digital therapeutics, clinical trial platforms, data collection platforms, patient monitoring apps, video games to diagnose and treat cognitive conditions, etc. Working with Stanford, MIT, UCSF, Children’s National, Takeda, Brain Balance Centers, and a pool of incredible startups in all stages.
AM Consulting is an initiative aimed to help young professionals obtain the career of their dreams. In a demanding and competitive labor market, having a well-defined strategy to obtain that job or project aspired is necessary. With high expertise in resumes, digital presence, and interviews, we guide young professionals towards their careers.
Founded and operated by Agueda Moron, DMSB 2012
There’s a reason most gatherings end up in the kitchen. Whether we’re swapping stories or trying a new pastry, the best place to connect with others is around a table. AMIE is a small, specialty bakery that likes to think of itself as our town’s kitchen. The only thing we enjoy more than baking for our neighbors is spending time with them.
We also put a lot of care into what we feed our customers. At AMIE Bakery we make everything from scratch and in small batches. We use local ingredients from artisans who, like us, are passionate about what they do. From traditional pastries and classic breakfast and lunch items to homemade sodas and ice cream floats—we serve up food people love, in a place no one wants to leave.
Found and operated by Amie Smith, AMD’87
Eczema. Anemia. Food Allergies. Acute Malnutrition.
This was my son Bennuamen’s story. At the tender age of 15 months old his diagnosis and prognosis was grim. The Western Standard American Diet (SAD) had failed. With little hope, I consulted our ancestors for the wisdom needed to save my son. Hence, The Ancient Bakers was born.
The Ancient Bakers is family-owned and operated in Boston, MA.
Since 2008 we have been educating consumers about the health benefits of plant-based bakery products.
Our mission is to let the world know that health and specialty baking are synonymous.
Founded and operated by Tonya Johnson, DMSB’18.
ANJUM KHAN, the brand is an independent women-owned fashion label started in 2021. At the core of the brand is an appreciation for expressing oneself through fashion symbolizing the “Women of Now”. As a brand, they are committed to bringing revolutionary designs in every aspect from design to production while ensuring a high ethical standard. ANJUM KHAN envision to be a designer brand that creates and delivers products which remain true to the values of their brand while confirming absolute commitment to quality and authenticity.
Co-Founded and operated by Shehnaz Khan, CPS 2023
AshaPops Popped Water Lily Seeds are a plant-based superfood snack that are a delicious alternative to popcorn or puffs and taste like crunchy puffs. At 100 calories per bag, they’re allergen-free and contain magnesium, plant protein and antioxidants. Guilt-free snacking beckons! Use code HUSKYPRIDE to receive 15% off!
Founded and operated by Jai Farswani, E 2012
GetBodyCare.com offers you Authentic skin care tips, skincare reviews, and ingredient details (from hyaluronic acid to retinol). Plus, we have various skin experts from dermatologists, estheticians and more to ensure your skin is always healthy and glowing.
Founded and operated by Rashmi Bansal
Bake it Till You Make it LLC is a community-based organization dedicated to destigmatizing mental illness, normalizing mental health conversation, and promoting authentic healing and recovery. Bake it Till You Make it LLC seeks to connect people through food and baking, making “difficult conversation” more palatable, comfortable and even fun! Bake it TIll You Make it does this through live cooking demonstrations, mental health presentations, community food events and the publication of mental health cookbooks.
BDY CONSULT is a boutique consultancy providing social and digital marketing services, professional advice, and event solutions to individuals and organizations with creative needs. They motivate clients to reach their digital goals in 90 days! They work with clients on an area of their choice through a four-step process – (1) free consultation (2) audit and evaluation (3) strategic plan creation and (4) plan implementation!
Founded and operated by Adebukola Ajao, CPS 2020
Better Than Belts is a sibling-run brand with high standards and a competitive streak. They don’t compromise on quality or comfort. Their Made in the USA suspenders are as good-looking as they are durable. The company believes the most sustainable goods are the ones you don’t have to replace.
Founded and operated by siblings Tori Farley DMSB 2015, and Tyler Farley, DMSB 2019
Videos and Stories to Build Belonging and Reweave Community. Your learning resource to weave math, literacy, empathy, global awareness, social emotional learning & humanity together through powerful stories.
Founded and operated by Abhi Nangia, CSSH 2013
Black Owned Bos. is a platform and business service provider that highlights and lifts Black owned businesses places, spaces, and the people moving the culture forward in the Greater Boston Area.
Founded and operated by Jae’da Turner, DMSB 2014
Once taped inside of your shoe, blistabloc© by blistabloc reacts to how hard your feet are working, preventing blisters from the start. Transparent, comfortable, and affordable, blistabloc© is a long-term solution to keeping your feet protected and blister-free! Each package of blistabloc© includes two large and two small inserts. Use code BLISTA20 to receive a 20% off.
Founded and operated by Katherine Connors, MBA 2018
BlockBeam helps talent stand out for careers in emerging technology. Our platform is home to a collection of action-based learning experiences centered around talent completing projects that demonstrate in-demand skills to employers. Every action-based experience is an opportunity to build a network and work portfolio that significantly differentiates talent from the crowd of applicants.
Founded and operated by Drew Cousin, DMSB 2022
My debut book, Pills, Teas, and Songs: Stories of Medicine Around the World is a collection of 11 stories on medicinal practices in different cultures. I interviewed people from China, India, Russia, Nigeria, Peru, and more to discover the stories of centuries-old herbal tea, an antiseptic cream born out of a revolution, Cold War first-aid kits, and more.
Authored by Debby Nguyen, BHS 2024
Founded in October of 2017, Boston Art Review (BAR) is an independent publication committed to facilitating active discourse around contemporary art in Boston. Boston Art Review’s engagement in the community fosters inter-institutional collaboration. Boston Art Review is proud to showcase writing, art, and perspectives from underrepresented individuals ranging from artists, scholars, students, curators, and the community at large alongside more recognized artists, all existing under the central idea of contemporary art. As our site and our publication continue to develop, we will become the go-to resource for contemporary art in Boston.
Founded by Jameson Johnson, CHS'19
It takes courage to go against the flow, but we want to offer you an everyday luxury you will not find everywhere. Our website is a small universe of flowers, plants and little treasures. A place where you can be inspired by news every week – either for yourself, or as the perfect gift for the one who has everything. We want to offer you a product that can give you a holiday feeling every day, so we are looking around the world to share our inspiration with you – from the markets in Marrakesh, the beach in the Bahamas, an alley in Palma and all the way to an estate sale in an American small town.
No task is too big or too small and in the time ahead we will go to great lengths to do things no one has done before us. Our dream is to decorate any situation with plants and flowers, both for private and business. We offer plant packages, flower subscriptions, plants for the office, styling for events and much more, so do not hesitate to get in touch for a non-committal chat.
Founded and operated by Hedda Braathen, SSH’15
Boxy is a peer-to-peer style storage service. Their platform allows individuals to monetize their underutilize living space for college students to store their belongings so they can navigate their college life smoothly.
Founded and operated by Hannah Ung, DMSB'2023
BR3 Health & Performance is a mobile concierge physical therapy practice in Bergen County, New Jersey. It was launched in 2020 as a result of the pandemic so people could still work on their specific health needs through a specific 3 step process (restore, resilience, and reinvent). We bring the doctor's office and mobile gym to people's homes to assist in their health journey. We are on a mission to instill hope and empower people in NJ with the resilience they need to become Rockstars in their lives!
Bryan Munoz, BHS 2016
Buzzzy is a platform that uses an algorithm to connect businesses to a network of curated freelancers. Our platform removes the clutter and saves time for both sides, while it provides a seamless experience that does not interrupt the workflow.
Antonio Lopez Jr., DMSB 2023
CACTIVATE is an AI ad agency for SMB online stores — think robo advisors for ad buying. They use AI built for maximizing returns on Facebook and Instagram ads by leveraging cutting-edge machine learning models and big data.
Founded and operated by Wentao Xiao, DMSB 2017
CAKE ⊽ DENIM is a sustainable denim brand that creates pieces that are both environmentally and ethically conscious. The two founders are sisters who are a mere 18 months apart and share the same passion for pushing the boundaries of modern fashion as they apply their computer science backgrounds to the fashion industry. They use eco-friendly fabric sourced from Italy. They also use best practices when it comes to washhouses and manufacturing in Los Angeles, CA. CAKE DENIM’s fabric requires 75% less water and 65% fewer chemicals.
Founded and operated by Darrel Schreiner, Khoury 2022
California Caviar Company is a global leader in the production of sustainably farmed caviar, supplying top chefs and caviar connoisseurs worldwide. Owned and operated by Deborah Keane—the “Caviar Queen”—a renowned tastemaker and caviar master who built a fully vertically integrated spawn-to-serving enterprise. Keane’s commitment to preserving the world’s delicate resources, coupled with a passion for producing the finest, premium caviar, sets a new standard for the caviar industry. We believe caviar should be an everyday indulgence.
Founded and operated by Deb Keane, BHS’86
Central Square Florist is a 4th generation, family flower shop established in 1929. Located in Central Square, Cambridge. Open and delivering floral arrangements and plants throughout the Boston area 7 days a week.
Founded and operated by David Levine, DMSB 1986
Discover the best things to do with kids in your neighborhood at unbeatable prices.
Widely recognized as one of the best deal websites for parents, CertifiKID helps parents provide incredible experiences for their kids on a budget. From family outings and recreation to kids’ summer camps and classes, to children’s theatre and museums, to birthday party packages and family getaways, CertifiKID connects parents with amazing kids’ activities and family-friendly fun in your community – and nationwide – at prices that won’t break the bank.
Founded and operated by Jamie Ratner, SSH’01
You're busy and have better ways to use your time! At no cost to you, Chris can help you plan a magical vacation that meets your needs. From helping you find the right vacation package for your budget, to recommending resorts for your distinctive needs, to dining reservations, and more, Chris is ready with her pixie dust to provide you with her complimentary concierge-level service. Specializing in these vacation destinations: Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line, Aulani: a Disney Resort & Spa, Adventures By Disney, Universal Studios, Cruising
Chris Chanyasulkit, CSSH 2013
Hand crafted made products by Mayan women and persons with special capabilities in Guatemala. Cielo Maya contributes by giving them the opportunity for a better life. We support long lasting impact projects, generating jobs for local economic growth.
Founded and operated by Carmen Zelaya, SSH’13
Cinderbella’s Eco Cleaning provides a specialized eco-friendly maid service for a competitive rate. They are knowledgeable professionals who are here to help make your home a healthier place to live, work, and play. With the use of natural cleaning products and mixtures, Cinderbella will transform your home into a space where harmful chemicals and toxic fumes are not depended on for keeping you healthy. They believe with hard work and dedication, our environment can be clean and sanitized without risking our health.
Founded and operated by Olivia Crumley
Clen is the first range of certified antibacterial and antiviral phone accessories. Clen cases and screen protectors are coated in Hecosol's Titano spray (ISO 22196, EN 16777 certified) that is 99.9% effective against bacteria and viruses, lasts one year, doesn't need light to work and is 100% safe.
I founded Clen at the end of last year with the goal to protect health by reducing transmission of germs, help protect peoples skin by decreasing risk of breakouts, and protect the environment by decreasing the number of non biodegradable wipes that are used to clean phones.
For 15% off any product, use code HUSKY15 :)
Arianna Namaki, CSSH 2017
Code Pineapple is an award-winning indie book publisher that serves families with young kids by providing educational entertainment. They have two bestselling kids book series: Scaredy Bat, a vampire detective series, and The Legend of Pineapple Cove, a fantasy adventure series. At Code Pineapple, curiosity is their key design principle. Everything they do leverages a unique combination of entertainment and education (aka: edu-tainment), to deliver a curiosity driven experience for kids and families. Growing up in a family of teachers, Devin always has had a love for learning, and she has seen how kids lives can transform when they’re curious. But curiosity can not be forced, it must be fostered. They design all of their books, products, and activities with that core principle in mind.
Founded and operated by Devin Cowick, CSSH 2014
Covet is a women’s contemporary consignment shop with two locations in the heart of Boston—one in Beacon Hill and the other in Southie. They offer a mix of luxury designer pieces as well as affordable trendy and vintage finds.
Founded and operated by Hanadi Hamzeh, BHS 2010
Hello and welcome to Crafts Zone Studio. We are the first multi-project DIY studio in the United States. We offer a wide range of projects you can enjoy while creating customized, unique gifts for your significant others, including Decoden Cream Crafting, Fluid Art, Texture Painting, Tufting Carpet, and DIY Clothes, DIY Bags, DIY Candle, DIY Plasters, Perler Beads and more.
Founded and operated by Ye Tian, DMSB 2015
Are you an entrepreneur or a business owner? Tell us your story and we can help to connect you with the Northeastern community to tell your story and expand your market.
A Global Campaign | Enter, engage and explore a Northeastern event like no other! Gather with Northeastern community members, family and friends from around the world as we launch our campaign to visualize the future of our university during an evening—and experience—not to be missed. Join us for this celebration!