Rice Business alumni support other Rice Business alumni. You can too, with our new alumni-owned business directory. Review the categories below to find an alumni-owned business, or request to have yours added.

Banyan Risk Management (David Dezso '17)
Houston, TX
Banyan Risk Management is an enterprise risk management firm helping people and companies navigate the intersection of risk and opportunity.

ChangeStaffing (Richard Abdelnour '02)
Houston, TX
ChangeStaffing is an organizational change management staffing firm focused on providing talent to support the successful execution and sustainability of clients' change initiatives.

Dobbyn Digital Media (Christine Dobbyn '20)
Houston, TX
Dobbyn Digital Media provides media consulting and content development.

Glenloch Energy, LLC (Robin Winkle '19)
Houston, TX
Glenloch Energy LLC is an E&P advisory firm, supporting the oil and gas industry and its participants.

Shattuck Consulting, LLC (Carol Shattuck '82)
Houston, TX
Shattuck Consulting works with executive staff and boards of nonprofit organizations on strategic issues, strategic planning and boards development.

Siegfried Engineering & Consulting, LLC (Robert Sigfried '09)
Houston, TX (serving all of Texas)
Siegfried Engineering & Construction provides engineering construction and engineering services.

Strategic Piece (Melanie Bell '12)
Houston, TX
Strategic Piece works with startups, early-stage, and growth-stage businesses to help them identify and hit their next milestone through strategy consulting and marketing services.

TMH Ventures, LLC (Tamara Hughes '16)
Houston, TX
TMH Ventures, LLC provides consulting and investing to create value for customers, enabling them to leverage technology as a core offering or to gain operational efficiencies.

Zebra Marketing Solutions (Laura Kamrath '11)
Houston, TX (serving clients worldwide)
Zebra Marketing Solutions provides digital marketing solutions to help businesses retain and attract customers, grow revenues and gain market share.

Field Industries, LLC (Jared Field '12)
Houston, TX (shipping worldwide)
Field Industries, LLC simplifies the supply chain for industrial metal consumers by offering one-stop for pipe, flanges, fittings, structural shapes, valves, ASME heads, fasteners, and plate.

My Best Plan (David Karohl '01)
Houston, TX (serving all of Texas)
My Best Plan tracks the hundreds of options in the electricity market and finds the best plan for each customer based on usage patterns, preferences, and needs.

Revo Testing Technologies (Adam Swartley '11)
Houston, TX (serving south and west Texas)
Revo Testing Technologies provides flowback and well testing services throughout Texas.

Centric Wealth (Victoria Cooper '07)
Houston, TX
Centric Wealth provides financial planning, wealth management, investment management, risk management, and tax strategies. 

DW Analytics (Alberto Diaz Wild '12)
Houston, TX
DW Analytics is a financial and investment advisor.

OppoQuest (Paresh Jain '03)
Missouri City, TX
OppoQuest is a registered investment advisor.

Currently all restaurants are only providing takeout, delivery and catering, and are closed for dine-in due to city restrictions.

Jade Garden Chinese Cuisine (Bo Jin '18)
Sugar Land, TX
Jade Garden Chinese Cuisine is a Chinese restaurant serving the Sugar Land area.

Jimmy John's #2359 (Mohit Agrawal '09)
Houston, TX (I-10 and Silber Rd)
Jimmy John's serves fresh sandwiches, freaky fast.

Kiran's (Puja Verma '12)
Houston, TX (2925 Richmond Ave.)
Kiran's is a fine dining Indian restaurant serving the Upper Kirby area.

Merida Mexican Restaurant (Rafael Acosta '18)
Houston, TX (East End)
Merida is an authentic, family-owned Mexican restaurant in the heart of the East End.

Smoothie King (George Walker '96)
Houston, TX (102 Heights Blvd, 1923 Taylor St, 1114 Silber Rd, 10920 Fry Rd)
Smoothie King serves fresh fruit smoothies.

Southern Yankee Beer Company (Alex Porter '18)
Houston, TX
Southern Yankee Beer is a family-owned brewery pursuing great beer in north Houston.

Strike Brewing Company (Jenny Lewis '05)
San Jose & Campbell, CA
Strike Brewing Company brews tasty craft beer in San Jose, California.

Treebeards (Jolie Stinneford '01)
Houston, TX
Treebeards serves fresh Southern food at five locations in Houston.

Well Done Cooking Classes (Darrell Morris '18)
Houston, TX (virtual class delivery within 30 miles of 2811 Airline Dr)
Well Done Cooking Classes serves up public and private cooking classes, and is now providing virtual class options.

Davam Urgent Care (Payman Arabzadeh, MD '20)
The Woodlands and Giddings, TX
Davam Urgent Care is a multi-unit, on-demand health care provider.

Dent-Well Onsite Dental Solutions (Charles Lusk '08)
Houston, TX
Dent-Well provides premiere corporate and university partners for integrated onsite and nearsite dental wellness offices.

Hamilton Health Box (Adrian Tromel '18)
Houston, TX
Hamilton Heatlh Box provides microclinics for self-insured employers and industrial parks of 200+ employees.

Ovarcome (Runsi Sen '04)
Houston, TX (serving clients nationwide)
Ovarcome is an ovarian cancer foundation envisioned to end the scourge of ovarian cancer.

Burloc Development Company (Armistead Burks '05)
Houston, TX
Burloc Development specializes in custom residential real estate development and construction.

Davis Commercial Real Estate (Mark Davis '89)
Houston, TX
Davis Commercial represents clients in the sale, acquisition, leasing, or site selection on their behalf to make them the happiest of real estate campers.

Diverse City Realty (Brandi Downey '11)
Houston, TX
Diverse City Realty is Houston’s most passionate, personable, and committed boutique real estate agency.

Kavi Properties (Neha Agrawal '10)
Clear Lake, TX
Kavi Properties is a commercial real estate investment and management firm specializing in office space.

Alexander Drake Collection (Spencer ONeal '16)
Houston, TX (shipping worldwide)
Alexander Drake crafts limited edition jewelry proudly opening a portal into history.

Armenta Collection (Emily Armenta '04)
Houston, TX (shipping worldwide)
Armenta Collection produces handcrafted, socially responsible jewelry.

Crown Molding Solutions (John Davies '10)
Cleburne, TX
Crown Molding Solutions provides foam crown molding for residential or commercial use.

Elite Appliance (Ian Hernandez '11)
Addison, TX (serving nationwide)
Elite Appliance is a luxury appliance retailer.

Modern Wood Services (Shilpa Amaram '07)
Houston, TX (serving Texas)
Modern Wood Services is a woman-owned business that manufactures and installs custom modern cabinetry and millwork for residential and commercial projects.

Pinot's Palette (Craig Ceccanti '08)
Houston, TX (130 locations nationwide)
Pinot's Palette offers step-by-step group art lessons accompanied by wine or cocktails.

Pure Living Space (Carol Trimmer '86)
Houston, TX (shipping worldwide)
Pure Living Space sells healthy, organic and natural home products made in the United States.

Ring Concierge Houston (Baha Jalalabadi '15)
Houston, TX
Ring Concierge Houston is a luxury diamond concierge servie creating the perfect ring.

Sisterly Village (Natalie Smith '17)
Houston, TX (shipping nationwide)
Sisterly Village provides classic, professional attire combined with an effortless ordering process for women’s organizations while giving back.

Somebody's Mother's Chocolate Sauce (Lynn Lasher '79)
Houston, TX (shipping nationwide)
Somebody's Mother's produces the best chocolate sauce, as well as five other dessert sauces.

Tellinga (Alex Kurkowski '19)
Houston, TX (shipping worldwide)
Tellinga ships 100% hand-drawn, personalized storybook-style greeting cards.

Three Dog Bakery (Carin Giga '10)
Houston, TX
Three Dog Bakery is an artisinal bakery for dogs.

Tri-State Running Company (Cameron Simoneau '05)
Cincinnati, OH & Edgewood, KY (shipping nationwide)
Tri-State Running Company is a one-stop shop for all running and walking needs.

Brevo (Ahmed Rosowsky '08)
Houston, TX
Brevo is a business intelligence solution.

MonitPro Solutions (Ramesh Rajasekeran '12)
Chennai, India
MonitPro Solutions provides Smart Digital (Industry 4.0) solutions to manufacturing industries to improve business performance.

Nanotech, LLC (John Jarvis '09)
Houston, TX
Nano Shield FP1 insulates heat-dependent systems to reduce loss drastically while protecting system interiors from chemical corrosion that affects efficiency.

NARA USA (Chan Hyuk Moon '19)
Schaumburg, IL
NARA USA is a subsidiary company of Nara Samyang and part of Nara Group. Nara Samyang is Korea's largest manufacturer for mechanical power transmission for industrial machines such as speed changer, gear motor, and gearbox.

Oveit (Andrei Stefan '05)
Austin, TX
Oveit develops the concept of economy as a service for events, venues, hospitality, retail and smart cities.

sEATz (Aaron Knape '08)
Houston, TX
sEATz is an app based delivery platform that gives fans access to every product available in an entertainment venue on their smartphone.

Trez Labs (Joaquin Palomo '07)
San Salvador (serving Central America)
Trez Labs is a software development lab that enhances businesses' technologies around the world.

Vevolve (Jimmy Comerota '16)
Houston, TX (serving worldwide)
Vevolve connects students and coaches and is not dependent on location or skill, creating personal achievement through accessible coaching.

Wolfram Manufacturing (Nathan Byman '03)
Austin, TX (shipping worldwide)
Wolfram Manufacturing is both a working machine shop and a technology consulting firm helping OEMs with tools like adaptive machining.

Kobel & Co. (Mallory Robins '12)
Kansas City, MO
Kobel & Co. is a Kansas City based interior design firm offering a full array of services, from styling consultations to full-scale design.

Teebaud Co., LLC (Ryan Allen '13)
Houston, TX (shipping worldwide)
Teebaud makes a globally-trusted rug pad to help keep rugs and mats in place, while extending their life.

U.S. Cryo Carriers (Wayne Bohannon '00)
Houston, TX (serving US and Canada)
U.S. Cryo Carriers is a transportation company serving the specialty gases market.