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    The Alumni Business Directory is provided as a service to support our alumni-owned businesses, products, and service providers.

    Alumni from Century, Lakewood, 916 AVTI and Northeast Metro Technical may submit a business, service, or product to the directory, and may choose to extended discounts to fellow alumni.

    To add your company to the Alumni Business Directory, submit your information here.



Ripple Connects, Inc.

We turn candidates into contenders.

Joe McKenzie, '88

Business Information
Industry: Individualized Career Consulting
Website: rippleconnects.com
Email: joe.mckenzie@rippleconnects.com
Phone number: (763) 438-1621

Right4 Your Business, LLC

Cynthia O'Donovan, '98

Business Information
Industry: Business Consulting
Website: www.right4yourbusiness.com
Email: codonovan@right4yourbusiness.com
Phone number: (651) 295-1843

Services: Providing Business Consulting & HR Expertise, including workforce planning, training and development. Author, consultant, facilitator, and educator holding certification as SHRM-SCP through the Society of Human Resource Management. We believe organizations achieve success through the performance of their people. We have solutions that can help!

Galloway Culinary

Ken Galloway, '77

Business Information
Industry: Hospitality Consulting
Website: www.facebook.com/Galloway-Culinary
Email: gallowaykr@comcast.net
Phone number: (651) 983-5202
Address: 5920 Bayberry Dr

White Bear Lake, MN 55110


Services: Consulting and training for restaurants and clubs; interim management and employment; cooking classes in home or office; in-home dinner parties; wine and food training; non-profit consulting.

Alumni Discount: 20%

Financial Services, Mortgages, and Accounting

Focal Point Financial Services

Focal Point Financial Services logo

Jason Hedstrand, '00

Business Information
Industry: Financial Services, Mortgages, and Accounting
Website: www.focalpointfinancialservices.com
Email: jason@focalpointfinancial.com
Phone number: (651) 426-7375

Services: Financial Advisor, serving the Twin Cities area with financial services including:  Retirement Planning, Investment Planning. We can help with setting up a ROTH IRA, Traditional IRA, inheritance, 401(k) rollover.

Alumni Discount: 20% off our advisory services for alumni

Nutrition, Health, and Wellness

Emerging Adult Counseling

Sue Smith, '82
Therapist, Owner

Business Information
Industry: Nutrition, Health, and Wellness (Mental Health Care)
Website: www.emergingadultcounseling.org
Email: Sue.Smith@Emergingadultcounselingtc.com
Phone number: (651) 401-3218
Address: 1310 Highway 96
White Bear Lake, MN 55110 

Services:  I provide mental health counseling to clients 18-30 (and above if space available) with mental health concerns such as stress, anxiety, depression, PTSD, Trauma, as well as transition to college or career, or other life changes. I am open during the Stay-at-Home order in Minnesota with virtual appointments via Simple Practice portal.

Alumni Discount: I am credentialed with the following insurance and am not allowed to offer a discount if you are using insurance due to my contract with the insurance companies.  However, if you are uninsured, I will be offering up to 5 spots of reduced fees through Open Path Collective.  My Fee under Open Path is $80. Open Path Collective is a non-profit that coordinates reduced fees on therapy without insurance or with high deductibles or copays.  

I am offering a Self Pay Alumni of Century, 916, and Lakewood my most reduced rate of  $75.  Normal Fee is 120.00

I am credentialed with the following insurances that I accept:

  • Aetna
  • America’s PPO
  • Blue cross blue shield of Minnesota
  • Compsych EAP
  • Magellan
  • medical assistance
  • Optum (Medica, United HealthCare)
  • Preferred One
  • UCARE Preferred One

Check your insurance card for your copay and deductible information. 

Soul Chiro

Soul Chiro logo

Shannon McCarty, '12

Business Information
Industry: Nutrition, Health, and Wellness
Website: www.mysoulchiro.com
Email: soulchiropractic@gmail.com
Phone number: (651) 762-2985
Address: 4760 Banning Ave, Suite 218
White Bear Lake, MN 55110

About the Soul Chiro Approach: At Soul Chiro, we believe that enhancing your body's awareness is at the core of understanding and developing new nervous system strategies for healing, adapting to stress, and experiencing overall wellbeing. With a focus on achieving greater communication between your brain and body, Dr. Shannon will work with you to create a care plan to effectively remove interference in the nervous system. Rather than attempting to return you to your "pre pain" state, or restore you to the point when your symptoms first manifested, the goal of Soul Chiro is to UPGRADE your body and mind to new levels of wellness and awareness.

Other Business or Service

In Play Sportswear

InPlaySportswear logo.

Kyle Kasprzyk, '10

Business Information
Industry: Other business or service
Website: inplaysportswear.com
Email: kyle@inplaysportswear.com

Services: Imprintable apparel for screen-printers, embroiderers, athletic dealers, promotional companies, and sporting goods retailers.

Retail and Products

Hippy Feet

Michael Mader, '16

Business Information
Industry: Retail and Products
Website: hippyfeet.com
Email: michael@hippyfeet.com

Services:  Hippy Feet is a Minneapolis based socks and apparel brand on a mission to provide opportunity and employment to young people experiencing homelessness. Through a program called "Pop-Up Employment" Hippy Feet provides jobs in packaging, screen printing, embroidery, and product assembly to youth ages 16-24 who have been affected by homelessness. Hippy Feet brings these jobs directly to youth homeless shelters and resource centers to ensure that our employment efforts are happening in a safe and convenient environment that overlooks the traditional barriers that prevent homeless youth from gaining consistent forms of employment. Hippy Feet is committed to making all of their socks and apparel in the United States and with environmentally friendly materials and practices. 

Alumni Discount: Use discount code for CENTURY10 for 10% off your entire online order of Hippy Feet socks and apparel. 

Lame Crate, LLC

Lame Crate logo.

Lucky Lee, '11

Business Information
Industry: Retail and Products
Website: www.lamecrate.com
Email: luckylee2002@gmail.com
Phone number: (763) 291-2193

Alumni Discount: None

Services: We are a small business in Minnesota that promotes STEAM; Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics. LAME crates contain several themed items as well as artwork by local artist. Our goal is not to teach everything, but to get you curious and thinking. The rest is up to you to learn and explore.

Stained Glass by SPoulin

Stefan Poulin Stein, '20

Business Information
Industry: Retail and Products
Website: www.spoulin.com
Facebook: @SpoulinGlass
Email: contact@spoulin.com
Phone number: (651) 447-3366

Alumni Discount: 10% with code "Century10"

Services: Each stained glass creation made by Stefan is truly unique - no two pieces of glass are the same. Featuring stained glass, sculpture, jewelry, and small gift items.

Visual Communications - Digital Services

Happy Dog Web Productions

Ryan Boog, '04

Business Information
Industry: Digital Services
Website: https://hdwebpros.com
Email: sales@hdwebpros.com
Phone number: (651) 243-2364
Address: 3615 White Bear Ave
White Bear Lake, MN 55110

Services: Software, Websites, SEO, Branding

Terms of Use

The use of this Directory for the purposes of solicitation, private, commercial or political mailing is prohibited.

Century College does not endorse or make any other representations concerning any of the businesses or services registered on the Alumni Business Directory.

Need to update your profile or add an alumni discount? Email alumni@century.edu with your edits.