20 Florida 9s Women-Led Businesses June 2006 Prominent Women-Led Businesses in Florida Rank Leader Title Company Revenues Employees Type of City in millions business of dollars 1 Patricia Moran Chair JM Family Enterprises, Inc. 9,400.0 4321 Automotive retailing Deerfield Beach 2 Bonnie Schaefer Co-Chair, Co-CEO Claire 9s Stores, Inc. 1,133.0 17500 Specialty retailer Pembroke Pines 3 Nancy Crews CEO Custom Manufacturing 140.0 140 Engineering and St.
Petersburg & Engineering, Inc. manufacturing services 4 Deborah President Seabourn Cruise Line 120.0 540 Cruise line Miami Natansohn 5 Judy Mitchell President Peter R. Brown Construction, Inc.
106.0 96 Construction Clearwater 6 Rhea Law President & CEO Fowler White Boggs Banker, PA 81.0 650 Law firm Tampa 7 Adrienne Arsht Chair Totalbank 56.7 250 Banking Miami 8 Kathy Boyd President Sypris Test and Measurement 45.0 350 Engineering testing Orlando 9 Heather Henning President The Henning Group 36.0 21 Construction Naples 10 Marilyn Ounjian CEO CareersUSA 30.8 n/r Human resources - staffing Boca Raton 11 Miriam López Chairman & CEO Transatlantic Bank 29.0 150 Banking Miami 12 Rosa Sugrañes President Iberia Tiles Corporation 26.0 90 Tile supplier Miami 13 Abigail Ackerman CEO Bogan Supply Company, Inc. 22.0 55 Building materials supplier Pensacola 14 Roberta Backus Chair Backus ... more. less.
Turner International 21.0 15 Public relations, marketing, Fort Lauderdale Turner and advertising agency 15 Rella Levinston CEO Supersonic Services 20.5 14 Military and Cooper City commercial parts supplier 16 Catherine Muth President & CEO O.R. Colan Associates 20.0 140 Land acquisition Fort Lauderdale and relocation services 16 Julie Klapstein CEO Availity, LLC 20.0 62 Healthcare Jacksonville information services 16 Mercedes LaPorta Owner Mercedes Electric Supply, Inc.<br><br> 20.0 40 Electric equipment distributor Miami 19 Susan Stackhouse President Stellar Partners, Inc. 19.3 150 Airport retailers Tampa 20 Leila Nodarse CEO Nodarse & Associates 19.0 200 Engineering testing Winter Park 21 Gloria Rodriguez CEO Kramer Laboratories, Inc. 15.0 15 Pharmaceuticals Miami 22 Olga Ramudo President & CEO Express Travel 12.0 18 Travel agency Coral Gables 22 Susan Stokes President Stokes Mechanical Contractors 12.0 75 Building contractors Lake Worth 24 Carole Metour President & CEO PM Services Company 11.1 100 Building management St.<br><br> Petersburg and maintenance services 24 Sue Romanos President & CEO CAREERXCHANGE 11.1 25 Human resources- staffing Pembroke Pines 26 Lisa Bucher President R.D. Masonry 11.0 278 Masonry contractors Jacksonville 26 Pamela Schaetzel General Manager SMJ Corporation 11.0 65 Sign manufacturing Sarasota (J.M. Stewart Corp.) 28 Mary Ann Stiles President & CEO Stiles, Taylor and Grace, PA 10.0 101 Law firm Tampa 21 Florida 9s Women-Led Businesses June 2006 Rank Leader Title Company Revenues Employees Type of City in millions business of dollars 29 Ann Machado CEO Creative Staffing 9.5 27 Human resources - staffing Miami 30 Jennifer Clark President Mill-Rite Woodworking 9.3 62 Architectural woodworking Pinellas Park Company, Inc.<br><br> 31 Ann Durland President Waldenlake Business Services, Inc. 9.0 6 Contractor support services Plant City 32 Carmen Owner Homes by Carmen Dominguez 8.0 7 Custom home builder Orlando Dominguez 33 Tanya Sims President B&S Diversified Inc. 6.9 50 General and electrical Orlando contracting services 34 Adela Gonzalez President Future Force Personnel Services 6.8 10 Human resources - staffing Miami Lakes 35 Patricia Rew President Bay Manufactured Homes, Inc.<br><br> 6.0 10 Manufactured home dealership Tampa 35 Vania Amorim General Manager Intermills Trading Incorporated 6.0 30 Food manufacturer Miami 37 Christine Madsen President & Owner Mad 4 Marketing, Inc. 5.5 15 Advertising, marketing, Fort Lauderdale d/b/a InterMedia and publicity services 37 Mary Nesbit Owner Cardinal Caregivers, Inc. 5.5 43 Home health care Palm Harbor 39 Peggie Schultz President O-Gee Paint Company 5.4 24 Paint supplier Miami 39 Connie Wightman President Technologies Management, Inc.<br><br> 5.0 42 Telecommunications Winter Park consulting services 39 Catherine Haas President Parametric Solutions, Inc. 5.0 49 Product design and Jupiter development services 42 Alice Johnson President One Source Roofing, Inc 4.9 65 Roofing company Orlando 43 Pamela Kirchner CEO BCA Financial Services, Inc. 4.1 50 Collection agency Miami 44 Norka Munilla President Thunder Electrical Contractors, Inc.<br><br> 4.0 50 Building contractors Miami 45 Monique President Tortuga Rum Cake Company 3.8 18 Food manufacturer Miami Hamaty-Simmonds 46 Charlene Sullivan President & CEO DataSavers of Jacksonville, Inc. 3.6 31 Offsite record storage Jacksonville management company 47 Laura Paynter President Chilton Construction, Inc. 3.5 30 Site development Ocala 47 Connie Jones President Rimco Marketing Products Inc.<br><br> 3.5 7 Marketing packaging solutions Orlando 49 Victoria Evelyn President Victoria & Associates 3.3 7 Human resources - staffing Miami Villalba Career Services, Inc. 50 Cindy Hartig President Information Technology 3.0 30 Electrical contractor Kissimmee and Data Solutions, Inc 50 Claudia Straw President Foelgner, Ronz & Straw, PA 3.0 26 Certified public St. Petersburg accounting firm 50 Eileen Rosenzweig CEO Leda Printing 3.0 20 Commercial Sarasota lithographic printing Companies in dark blue are publicly-traded.<br><br> Companies in light blue are corporate subsidiaries. Companies in red are corporate subsidiaries of privately-held corporations. <br><br>