WHEN IT COMES TO BUSINESS -
We offer strategic services for your business based on years of experience in a myriad of industries - from hospitality to higher education to international sales.
With knowledge comes power.
Dr. Leida Javier-Ferrell has a diverse background in workforce development, business development, community affairs, higher education, and various corporate and nonprofit boards.
Prior to moving to Mobile, AL she worked as VP and Dean of Student Affairs at the 2 largest private universities in Puerto Rico.
In the past 24 years in Mobile, she worked with the Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce, and various jobs with the aerospace, Engineering and IT companies. In addition, Leida served as VP of the Mobile County Workforce Investment Act consortia and has taught at the University of South Alabama and Bishop State University, among other education collaborations.
Dr. Javier has a large personal and professional network both in the region as well as in Puerto Rico. She enjoys volunteerism and was one of the founders of the Hispanic American Business Association of the Gulf Coast.
David Calametti brings an extensive hospitality, marketing, and entrepreneurial history to the project. His hotel experience ranges from corporate properties to small boutique operations and includes key management roles as well as independent consulting and business development activities. David has also been intimately involved in event production over the years – from small scale concerts, to signature events such as Arts Alive!, Tunnel to Towers 5k, Seagrass Music Festival and Sail St. Petersburg Tall Ships Parade.
David’s entrepreneurial spirit also manifests itself in Alabama Coasting, formed with his brother, Danny, which is the vehicle for two distinct projects – production of Discover Coastal Alabama magazine and serving as the Alabama State partner for the World Food Championships.
Danny Calametti brings extensive, executive level experience in solution selling and partner relations delivering successful collaborations with small and
large organizations across the US and throughout Latin America. Comfortable in the executive suite or the kindergarten classroom, he brings a welcoming communication style that fosters win – win – win alliances, which is the spirit embodied by Javier – Calametti.