Meet Our Members

Here’s a list of the companies–and more important, the people–who make up the NextSpace Santa Cruz community. We think that the breadth and depth of the talent at NextSpace Santa Cruz speaks for itself. Want access to that world-class talent? Want to be part of this amazing community? Drop us a line to join us.

Architects, Engineers & Industrial Designers

Nielsen Architects , Christian Nielsen
Studio Cruz, Chris Yonge
Timerie Designs, Timerie Gordon
Pro Audio Video and Automation, Scott Strand
AT&T & JNL, LLC, Lisa Guadagna

Attorneys, Paralegals, Accountants, & Bookkeepers

IP Society, Patrick T. Reilly, Intellectual Property Attorney
Entreprelaw, Ian Stock
Freed & Company, CPA, Paul Freed
The Laughing Phoenix, Lisa Benson
Nani Hosmer
Peter Brown
August & Osborne, Todd Osborne
DepoSums.com, Kevin Cummings

Business Development & Retail

Woodstock’s Pizza, Matthew Martin
Sasha the Cat’s Duct Tape Wallets, Jorie Henrickson
Isentio, Oystein Saebo & May Kristin Roen

Clean Tech & Sustainability

EOS Climate, Joe Madden
Communications4Good, Sandy Skees
Lightfoot Industries, Carmen Kubas
Water Aware LLC, Scott & Chris McGilvray
Outstanding in the Field, Katy Oursler
Sustainability Works, Matthew Marichiba
Adura Technologies, Mike Pelstring

Consultants, Coaches, Financial Management & Investment Banking

New Venture Support, Steve Olson
Keith Holtaway Consulting, Keith Holtaway
Lydia Snider, Certified Performance and Family Coach
Wealth Management Group of Silicon Valley, Kristina Kuprina
Coastside Concierge, Karissa Paxton
Coface North America, Peter Shea & Jason Kushner

Johnson Education Solutions, Jessica Johnson

Education & Research

Udutu.com, Rich Mundell
Institute for the Future, Chris Arkenburg
SEAKai Consulting, Rikki Dunsmore, Ph.D.
NextGen AeroSciences, LLC, Bruce Sawhill

Graphic Designers, Printers, & Digital Artists

Parachute Creative, Davy Reynolds
Studio Holladay, Ted Holladay
Design Source, Cari Class
Maximum Impact Design, Judi Oyama
David Fierstein, Illustration, Animation & Design, David Fierstein
Awake Media, Lakshmi Narayan, Sun McNamee, Al Lundell, & Nada Miljkovic
Technicolor Grayscale Inc, Jason Wolfe
Mpress Digital Printing, Lee May
Theory Associates, Jamie Capozzi

iPhone & iPad Developers

12seconds.tv, Sol Lipman, Jacob Knobel, Stacy Nagel & Will Lipman
Rally Up, Sol Lipman, Jacob Knobel, Will Lipman, Stacy Nagel, Ethan Nagel, Andy Bonggren, Davy Reynolds, Jeff Lyon, Andrew Lyon, & Ruby Anaya
AvatarLabs, Erik Gillberg (Interview)
Left Coast R&D, Einar Vollset
Lyon Bros. LLC, Jeff & Andrew Lyon
Jera Design, John Brewer
Nagel Technologies, Ethan Nagel & Andy Bonggren
0Cog, Glen Carl & Daryl Tempesta
9Bit Labs, Jason Beatty
Technicolor Grayscale Inc, Jason Wolfe
Fingerpaint Labs, Sean Gilligan

Journalists, Writers & Publishers

Robin Mejia, Journalist
The Author’s Team, Mahesh Grossman
The Graham Agency, David Graham
Erik Schmidt, Erik Schmidt (Interview)
Mary McKane, Writer
Chandler Harris, Journalist and Technical Writer

Marketing and Public Relations

AvatarLabs, Erik Gillberg (Interview)
Free Stuff, Chelsea Rustrum
Bloofusion, Andreas Mueller & Suzanne Tuescher
Foreign Thought, Steven Graff
Dun & Bradstreet, Brenda Friday
32 South, Kevin McGibben
Smart Revenue, Dard Neumann & Jon Keesey
Roan Bear Consulting, Roan Bear
Mobile Marcom, Eric Bloom
Technicolor Grayscale Inc, Jason Wolfe

Media, Gaming & Social Networks

12seconds.tv, Sol Lipman, Jacob Knobel, Stacy Nagel & Will Lipman
Infrno, Mike Muldoon
Dusty Nelson Pictures, Dusty Nelson
Link TV, Carola Barton
AvatarLabs, Erik Gillberg (Interview)
A Cappella Records, Chris Crawford & Jesse Avshalomov
Campaign Consultation, Inc., Stephanie Ross
Intent Social Media, Colin Campbell
Planet Cruz Comedy Hour, Richard Stockton
Awake Media, Lakshmi Narayan, Sun McNamee, Al Lundell, & Nada Miljkovic
glider, Jason Beatty & Michael Donnelly
Technicolor Grayscale Inc, Jason Wolfe

Network and Communications Technology

Skype, Alan Hawrylyshen
Scratch Space, Chris Miller
iDirect Technologies, Marke Clinger

Real Estate & Development

Ventura Partners, Kim Frentz & Scott Farmer
Santa Cruz Buyers Brokerage, Andy Salamone

Software Products and Sales

Left Coast R&D, Einar Vollset
Lyon Bros. LLC, Jeff & Andrew Lyon
Jera Design, John Brewer
Intuvo, Jeff Shood, David Buckler & Hans Hoffmeister
Fxpansion, Terry Hardin & Leslie Crook
Nagel Technologies, Ethan Nagel & Andy Bonggren
Coincidence, Inc., Quinn McLaughlin
Room Quick, Steve Terry
Lynx Software, Janet Brumbaugh
ZScaler, John Spencer
McCabe Software, Aaron Rhodes
Visual World, Carson Kelly
Dover Court Consulting, Damon Gonzalez
Waverley Software, David Multer
Atrributor & Privacy Choice, Jim Brock
0Cog, Glen Carl & Daryl Tempesta
Metametric Systems Inc., Patrick O’Rourke
9Bit Labs, Jason Beatty
ClientShow, Inc, Collin Brown, Dann Ledwick, Jonathan Samples, & Travis White

Strategic Corporate Members

Palace Art and Office Supply & Palace Office Interiors, Jamin Trowbridge
Drew Miller Insurance Services, Drew Miller, Eileen Russell & Ross McClenahan
Berger Lewis Accountancy Corporation, Frank Minuti & Lisa Robin
Santa Cruz County Bank, Mary Anne Carson

Talent Recruiters and Project Management

Shane & Peter, Inc., Shane Pearlman & Peter Chester
Sara Isenberg Web Consulting & Project Management, Sara Isenberg
Agency Santa Cruz, Fan Zhu.

Web Solutions

Quiddities, Margaret Rosas & JP Hayes
PFC Studio, Paul Ferlito
Awake Media, Lakshmi Narayan, Sun McNamee, Al Lundell, & Nada Miljkovic
Real Simple Success, Chris Burbridge
Entrabase, Rich Marotta
L7 Development & Design, Darren Odden
Mobile Marcom, Eric Bloom
Technicolor Grayscale Inc, Jason Wolfe
ClientShow, Inc, Collin Brown, Dann Ledwick, Jonathan Samples, & Travis White

Solspace, Mitchell Kimbrough