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Alumni Businesses2022-01-03T09:20:59-06:00

Alumni Businesses

Architectural and Engineering Services

greenleaf lawson architects – owned by Justin Greenleaf ’04 – specializes in both commercial and custom residential design. Greenleaf Architects is the only firm on the Northshore operating exclusively on 3-dimensional software. As a firm their design process focuses on creating spaces that are affordable, efficient, and sustainable.
215 St. Ann St., Suite 5, Mandeville, LA 70471. 985-778-2080 greenleaf-architects.com

msh architects – owned by Michael Hunley ’85 – provides a full range of services to clients throughout Louisiana and the Gulf Coast. The firm uses a technology driven, highly visual, interactive design process, allowing our clients to participate more fully in defining and realizing their vision. This is made possible by designing all projects in 3D design software since 2010. msh architects serves a wide range of private clients and public entities to create new educational, hospitality, institutional, office, residential, event, medical, and bio-medical research facilities. The office has been located in downtown Covington since 2001, and the partners are fully engaged in the community through service in volunteer positions while also providing pro-bono architectural services to several local non-profit organizations.
229 East Kirkland Street, Covington, LA 70433| 985.898.0303| michael@msh-architects.com| www.msh-architects.com

sls partnership, inc. – architects | interiors | planners – owned by Scott Schellhase ’77 – Architectural design for commercial, institutional, medical, and educational facilities. Licensed in Arizona, Colorado, Louisiana, Missouri, Oklahoma, Texas, and Wyoming. Also Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Specializing in sustainable and LEED rated designs.
4416 74th Street, Suite 86, Lubbock, Texas 79424. 806-794-4726   www.slspartnership.com

Titan Engineering Consultants – owned by Thomas Dyer, PE ’99 – Titan is a civil and structural engineering firm providing engineering and inspections for architectural designs, private, commercial and government projects.  With a deep family background in architecture and engineering we provide innovations and creative designs above the competition delivered on-time and with accuracy you can count on.
124 Cornerstone Dr., Mandeville, LA 70448. 504.390.0009 www.titan-eng.com

Car Related Services

Phil Meraux Tire Service – owned by Pat Meraux ’85 Family owned and operated, now in our fourth generation. We will provide you with the best tire and automotive service possible.
2000 N Highway 190, Covington, LA, 985-893-4277 www.philmerauxtire.com

The Paretti Family of Dealerships – owned by Craig Paretti, Jr. ‘93 Founded in 1934, the Paretti Family of Dealerships is proud of our commitment to honesty and integrity in all of our dealings with our valued Customers, and we instill that commitment in every member of our team. All of our employees undergo constant training to assure you that in both Sales and Service, you will receive the utmost in knowledge and professionalism.  The Paretti Family consists of Paretti Jaguar, Land Rover of New Orleans and Paretti Mazda.
4000 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 504-888-5420 www.parettiimports.com and www.parettimazda.com

Construction & Related Services

Acme Roofing Company – owned by Marc Cotlar ’77 Commercial and Residential Roofing, Liensed and Insured
131 Sandra Del Mar, Mandeville, LA 985-377-4796 marcotlar@yahoo.com

AxcessConstruction – managed by Eugene Abadie ‘83 AxcessConstruction provides high quality construction services for residential and commercial markets. It employs several Saint Paul’s alumni: Matthew Sholvin‘85, electrician; Thomas LaziarIII ‘93, Project Superintendent; Ian Krentel ‘03, Project Estimator; Blake Mistich‘05, Associate Vice President; Russell Mistich‘06, Project Administrator; Eric Krentel ‘06, Associate; and Bradley Mistich‘08, Intern.
3433 Hwy 190, PMB 336, Mandeville, LA 70448, 985-892-9872

Brandon Construction, Inc.– owned by Brandon Noggerath ’02, Evan Noggerath ’05 and Austin Noggerath ’08 Custom Residential and light commercial construction 919 W. 24th St.,  Covington, LA, 985-789-2488 brandonconstructionco.com  email: brandonconstruction@gmail.com 

C M Combs Construction, LLC – owned by Chris Combs ’98 Commercial and Residential Construction
301 Highway 21, Madisonville LA, 985-867-4960  ccombs@cmcombsconstruction.com 

Gaunt Contracting, LLC – owned by Darren Gaunt ‘01 Commercial and Residential Construction
415 N. Van Buren, Covington, LA, 985-892-2226 985-807-4867

Ibos Roofing – owned by Jeff Ibos ’85 Third generation Saint Paul’s alumni in commercial and residential roofing since 1945. Started by Emile ’57
415 N. Van Buren, Covington, LA, 985-892-2226, www.ibosroofing.com

Jackson Cabinetry – owned by Patrick Fulton ‘82  Residential and commercial cabinetry and casework manufacturer serving Southeast Louisiana since 2000. Interior Designer on staff. Custom finishes available. Our Creole Maison line is our custom kitchen and dining furniture collection. Website: www.jacksoncabinetry.com    Covington: 985-867-8905 New Orleans: 504-754-2196  Email: sales@jacksoncabinetry.com

Ruppel Construction – owned by Mike Ruppel ’61 – Ruppel Millon LP.  dba Ruppel Construction  (est. 1972) –  A Commercial General Contractor  specializing in high rise office remodeling, medical spaces, industrial warehouses, ADA compliancy,  industrial park development, and new construction.     
1830 S Kirkwood, Suite 200  Houston, Texas 77077  281-531-6060  Ruppelconstruction.com

Digital Services

Shadowtrack Technologies, Inc – owned by Robert Magaletta ’82 Shadowtrack provides electronic monitoring of criminal offenders to the corrections industry using voice biometrics technology. Shadowtrack has been providing this solution throughout the United States since 1999.
3850 N. Causeway Blvd, Suite 1145, Metairie, LA 70002, 985-867-3771 ext 101, www.shadowtrack.com

Vision Tec Video –owned by Tim Craig ‘76 Tim specializes in post production services, on site video recording, standard DVD or Blu-Ray HD DVD productions, training, promotional, safety, commercial and home movies. www.VisionTecVideo.com;  tcraig@visiontecvideo.com


Electrical Services

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Financial Services

Sciortino Financial, LLC – owned by Michael Sciortino ’03 – Sciortino Financial, LLC was founded by Michael Sciortino. Jr., CPA in 2010. In affiliation with HD Vest Investment ServicesSM, Sciortino Financial LLC serves the Northshore community by identifying and applying investment strategies that help its clients pursue their financial goals while also minimizing their tax liability. Contact Michael Sciortino, Jr., CPA at 985-630-6108 or visit www.SciortinoFinancial.com.

General Services & Retail

1426 Print and Design – owned by Frank Lopicolo ’06 Frank is the owner and designer of this company which specializes in screen printing and graphic design. Frank can be reached at 1426 printdesign@gmail.com.

Audubon Gold Exchange – owned by Chris Freret ’91 Audubon Gold Exchange is a family run business that provides professional precious metals and rare coin strategies designed for each individual’s unique investment needs. 
20 Berg Court, Mandeville, LA 70471, 866-343-4792 www.audubongold.com

Billiot Pest ControlBryan Billiot ’90 and David Billiot ’98 Billiot Pest Control has been family owned and operated since 1937 and provides superior service at an affordable price.
857 Collins Blvd Ste. A, Covington, LA 70433 985-893-5083  www.billiotpest.com

Blue Claims Service, LLC – owned by Jason Carney ’92 501  Presbytere Parkway Lafayette, Louisiana 70503 , (337) 534-0448 jason.carney@live.com

Boudreaux’s Jewelers – owned by Don Boudreaux ‘52 Since 1933, the craftsmen of Boudreaux’s Jewelers have taken enormous pride in designing exquisite creations of outstanding quality and enduring value.  And to this day, Boudreaux’s offers distinguished pieces from many of the world’s finest watch and jewelry designers.  Locations in Mandeville, Metairie and Baton Rouge www.boudreauxsjewelers.com

Campo Better Living – Mobile One Auto Sound – owned by Paul Campo ‘81 Campo Better Living (formerly Campo’s Appliances) provides high-end quality appliances and televisions.  Campo’s was started by Paul’s father Tony, “The Appliance Giant”.

Champagne Beverage Company – owned by Joel Champagne ’75 www.champagnebeverage.com

Daniel J. Fields Consulting, LLCowned by Danny Fields ’01 – Areas of focus include philanthropy advising, business development, public affairs, corporate social responsibility practices, and organizational leadership & development.  Danny Fields, CFRE, President & CEO, is an experienced and certified fundraising executive who applies entrepreneurial principles and innovative partnership brokerage to help non-profit and corporate clients grow financially, and develops work-forces and stakeholders philanthropically to build sustainable infrastructures for operational success.    Contact Danny at 225-287-5146, danny@danieljfields.com, or visit www.danieljfields.com.  P.O. Box 40291, Baton Rouge, LA 70835.

Fire and Safety Commodities – owned by Sage ’89 and Mace Bourgeois ’92 – Fire and Safety Commodities is a locally owned and operated service business that specializes in pre-engineered fire suppression systems, hand portable fire extinguishers, exit and emergency lighting, first aid supplies and commercial ventilation cleaning.  For over 35 years, we have delivered professional fire safety services to each customer through quality products and unbeatable service. We have offices in the Lafayette and Gulfport areas affording us an unsurpassed service area.    
922 Industry Road Kenner, LA 70062, 844-465-5994www.firesafetyinc.net

Geaux Creole Spice Co.Owned by Chris Freret ’91 – Manufactures and distributes different spice blends to grocery stores and restaurants.  A few of the products include an award winning seafood boil, a lower sodium Creole seasoning, and a BBQ rub called Creole Dust.    
20 Berg ct. Mandeville, LA. 70471. 985-778-0127  chris@geauxcreole.com

Global South Logistics – owned by William Turncliff ’02 and Edward Turncliff ’01 – Global South Logistics is a Bonded and Licensed Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC) and Freight Forwarder, who has a combined 50 + years’ experience. GSL can assist with any Import/Export cargo, to-from the USA from anywhere in the world. GSL can also assist with Foreign and Domestic warehousing, trucking, purchase order and shipping order management. Please contact us today for more information. 
920 Poeyfarre Street, New Orleans LA 70130  direct 504-881-1985 info@globalsouthlogistics.com  /   www.globalsouthlogistics.com 

Graphic Centre – co-owned by David Gaunt ’01 Graphic Centre produces banners, real estate signs and vehicle signs
17574 Hard Hat Dr # 4, Covington, LA, 985-626-1610, www.graphiccentre.com

Gulf South Pools, Inc. – owned by Read Richardson ’68 Swimming Pool Construction
3100 Ridgelake Dr., Metairie, LA, 504-846-5116

Kentzel’s Printing – owned and operated by Billy Kentzel ’56 Kentzel’s printing is a commercial printing company located in the heart of Covington, LA.  Kentzel’s has been serving Saint Tammany Parish since 1900.
217 N. New Hampshire, Covington, LA 985-892-2800

P&W Industries – owned and operated by Glenn Warner ‘75 Since 1967, P & W Industries, L.L.C. has specialized in the buying and selling of used and surplus materials.  P&W is well known for their expertise, innovation and level of service.  They specialize in professional sales and service, investment recovery and scrap metal recycling.
P.O. Box 1550, Mandeville, LA 70470, 985-2461  www.pandwindustries.com

Royalty Management Systems – owned by Brian Upshaw ’02 – Royalty Management Systems is an oil and gas auditing firm representing Mineral and Royalty Owners. www.royaltyinfo.com 

Top Quality Outdoor Services, LLC – owned by Liam Babcock ’08 Top Quality provides landscaping and lawn care services. 985-502-7716 tq052010@gmail.com

Upperline Clothiers – owned by Pike Barkerding ’02 – Upperline Clothiers specializes in quality, tailored polo shirts. www.upperlineclothiers.com


Bill McGehee Insurance, Inc. – owned by Josh McGehee ’92 and Scott Lyons ’95 – Independent Property & Casualty Insurance Agency serving the Florida Parishes since 1983.
P.O. Box 639 Bogalusa, La 70429 (985) 732-7737  www.billmcgehee.com

Ruel Insurance Agency, LLC –owned by Robby Ruel ‘77 Insurance sales including property & casualty, health, life, disability, long term care, annuities, supplemental policies, malpractice, flood and commercial.
307 Sena Dr., Metairie, LA 504-835-3305

Law Firms

The Bezou Law Firm –Jacques F. Bezou, Jr. ’00 Experienced and aggressive trial attorneys practicing throughout Louisiana and Mississippi with a focus on personal injury, legal malpractice, medical malpractice, and complex business litigation. 
534 E. Boston St., Covington, LA 985-892-2111   www.bezou.com

Danenhower Law Firm, LLC – Chad Danenhower ’92 Chad is an experienced business attorney who focuses on small business development, successions and estate planning, including wills, trusts and special needs trusts.  
212 Park Place., Covington, LA 70433  985-264-9026

Rabalais, Unland, L.L.P. – Matthew D. Crumhorn, Esq. ’99 Matthew is a partner in the law firm of Rabalais, Unland, L.L.P.   They are experienced trial attorneys focusing on representing employers and insurers in claims involving personal injury, employment law, labor law, workers’ compensation, Jones Act & Maritime.  They handle cases across the entire state of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Texas, and Florida.
200 Caroline Court, Covington, Louisiana 70433;  Telephone: 985-893-9900

Medical Services

Egan Medical Equipment & Supply – Peter Egan ’00 Egan Medical is a retail vendor of durable and home medical equipment, orthopedic braces and supports, medical supplies, mobility equipment, bathroom safety equipment, incontinence supplies and related products.
1419 S. Tyler St., Covington, LA 985-635-4875 www.eganmedical.com

Hickory Small Animal Hospital – Jason Farrell, DVM ’93 – Jason opened Hickory Small Animal Hospital in March 2009 with the goal of offering the best veterinary care possible for you and your pet. We are a full service veterinary hospital offering the latest in diagnostic equipment and veterinary medical services.We are also the only veterinary hospital in Tangipahoa parish following the American Animal Hospital Association and American Association of Feline Practitioners three year vaccination guidelines. Hickory Small Animal Hospital was recently named as #27 in the LSU 100 list as one of the fastest growing alumni business’ for 2014. Jason’s clinic is located at 
40008 Hickory Lane Ponchatoula, LA 70454; 225-294-3993; www.hickorysmallanimal.com.

Tchefuncte Animal Hospital – David Moores, DVM ’96 – David is the owner of Tchefuncte Animal Hospital located in Madisonville, LA. It is a full service, small animal, veterinary practice and also offers boarding and grooming.  
216 Hwy 21, Madisonville, LA 70447; 985-845-7484; www.tchefuncteanimalhospital.com


Real Estate

Organ Properties,  – Matthew Organ ’99 Organ Properties is a full service real estate and investment sale firm headquartered in Covington, LA. Serving the market since 2003. We can help you with all of your real estate needs. Broker/Owner is Matthew J. Organ, CCIM 985-246-9715  organ@ccim.net   www.mattorgan.com


LaLou – owned by Mark Dixon ‘81 LaLou (formerly The Broken Egg) is a breakfast and lunch restaurant located in Old Mandeville. 200 Gerard St., Mandeville, LA 985-231-7125

Mugshots Grill & Barowned by Chris McDonald ’97 After graduating from St. Paul’s, McDonald discovered a love for the restaurant industry while attending the University of Southern Mississippi. That love for the restaurant industry soon became a culture for McDonald and his staff. The recent Covington opening will mark the eleventh location for Mugshots Grill and Bar. In 2009, McDonald founded Ain’t Life Grand Investments, a restaurant group consisting of three concepts which makes up 16 locations throughout Mississippi, Alabama, and Louisiana. In addition, McDonald also founded Making Life Grand, the non-profit organization for Ain’t Life Grand Investments.  Mugshots Grill & Bar not only takes pride in serving its famous gourmet burgers, but giving back to all local communities is a top priority of the Mugshots Grill & Bar family. Restaurant is located at 300 Riverhighlands Blvd, Covington LA.  985-893-2422  www.mugshotsgrillandbar.com

Times Grill – owned by Shearn Lemoine ’86 The original Times Bar and Grill is a Northshore favorite that has grown to include six more locations throughout Louisiana and Florida. Known by locals as the place to enjoy cold drinks and delicious custom burgers while watching the Saints’ play on large flat screen TV’s. Try the cheese fries with Creole Ranch dressing. Family, friendly and always fun.



Ernie Cole Plumbing – owned by operated by Ernie Cole’85 Ernie Cole Plumbing provides plumbing services.
13406 Seymour Meyers Blvd., Suite 1, Covington, LA 985-966-1762 erniecoleplumbing@gmail.com 

Gulf Mechanical Co, LLC – owned by Trey Blackall ’83 Gulf Mechanical provides plumbing services.
1500 N. Collins Blvd, Covington, LA 985-893-7473

James Plumbing LLC- owned by James Porretto ’03, a former Saint Paul’s wrestler
We are a licensed and insured plumbing business operating 24/7.  Our mission is providing affordable, reliable plumbing services that give you peace of mind. Our services include new construction, remodels, repairs, drain cleaning, natural gas, tankless water heaters, backflow and video inspection.  985.373.6377   jamesplumbing.org 


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