From The Daniel Island News

Business
Building to Building: 891, 895, and 899 Island Park Drive
By Angie Mizzell
Apr 10, 2013 - 10:01:44 AM


891 Island Park Drive


Laura Alberts
Tasteful Options
843.881.4711
lauraalbertsinfo@gmail.com, lauraalberts.com
Laura Alberts is a purveyor of fine food, wine and American Craft beer and has been in business on Daniel Island for more than 10 years.
What do you want people to know about your business?
Charlestonians, Laura Leppert and Karen Elsey, an entreprueunial mother- daughter duo, along with life time friends Carol Voigt and Mary Hollingsworth, make Laura Alberts tick. Executive Chef Matthew Brigham and Sous Chef Chris MacDougal use local farmers and purveyors to serve the freshest, mouthwatering fare that keeps our guests craving another bite.
What do you like about doing business on Daniel Island?
We have enjoyed starting our business on Daniel Island because of the small town feel. We have watched babies grow up and come in while riding bikes for a drink or sandwich and we put it on their parents tab! Though our business is on this small island our loyal customer base reaches throughout the lowcountry.
What’s new at 891 Island Park Drive?
The Island Park Room will be opening April 2013, to provide 1200 sq. ft. of new meeting and event space. Laura Alberts will be the exclusive caterer.

895 Island Park Drive
To inquire about space available for lease contact Taylor and Associates at 843.723.2000.



Anchor Mortgage LLC
Contact: Dante J Campanelli 843.367.9900
dante@anchor-mtg.com,
www.anchormortgagellc.com  
What does your business do?
We do anything that pertains to real estate loans. From purchases to refinances, there’s not much we can’t do when it comes to a real estate transaction.  We also do private money and commercial loans up to 100 million. I’ve been in the business for 16 years.  I started Anchor Mortgage in 2005 and moved to Daniel Island in 2008.
What do you want people to know about your business?
We are a business built on strength, stability and integrity.  We’re a small business that’s creating jobs and giving people the opportunity to learn the finance business.  We take time to get to know our borrowers and they get to know us.  You could say that Anchor Mortgage is a Mortgage Concierge for anyone who’s looking to purchase or refinance a home.
What do you like about doing business on Daniel Island?
I love the overall clientele on Daniel Island. Daniel Island is like a little city inside a big city. My four year old goes to Daniel Island Academy and my 6 year old goes to Daniel Island School. Daniel Island is a perfect place to live and raise a family.



Marisa Nava, PhD  
843.216.2968
marisanavaphd@gmail.com,
marisanava.com
Marisa Nava, PhD is a licensed clinical psychologist. Nava has been in private practice for eight years and moved her office from Mt. Pleasant to Daniel Island in January 2012.
What do you want people to know about your business?
I provide evaluation, therapy, and consultation services to children, adolescents, young adults, and families.  I also provide specialized services for families undergoing a divorce or separation and I am trained in collaborative practice.
What do you like about doing business on Daniel Island?
I live on Daniel Island and I cannot imagine a better place to live and to work.  The community atmosphere makes it a great place to raise a family.  I am also able to see clients from all over the tricounty area because of the convenient location of DI.


Headway
Rehabilitation
Dr. Julie Baker
843.603.4567 julie@headwayrehab.org, headwayrehab.org
Headway Rehabilitation has been providing speech therapy services on Daniel Island since July 2012. Dr. Julie Baker, PhD, CCC-SLP, a nationally certified and state licensed speech-language pathologist, provides functional and individualized speech, language, and/or cognitive treatment to adults and children in order to assist them in reaching their full potential.
What do you want people to know about your business?
Dr. Baker treats a wide range of speech and language issues, including accent modification, aphasia, articulation disorders, auditory processing disorders, cognitive impairments, expressive language disorders, receptive language disorders, social language disorders, traumatic brain injury, voice disorders, and more. We use evidence-based practice and research-based assessments to determine a patient’s strengths and weaknesses, and patient and family concerns are addressed during the course of assessment and therapy. Caregivers are also educated about the techniques that are utilized during sessions.
What do you like about doing business on Daniel Island?
The Daniel Island community has been incredibly supportive of Headway Rehabilitation, including local businesses, fellow professionals, and families. We are proud to do business on Daniel Island!


Foster Law Firm
Contact: Amanda Kramer
843.972.0313, akramer@fosterfoster.com  fosterfoster.com
What does your business do?
We are the Charleston branch of a larger Greenville law firm, The Foster Law Firm, LLC.  In our Daniel Island office, we have two attorneys (Nancy Bloodgood and Lucy Sanders) and one paralegal. We primarily do employment law out of this office. We represent employees and also provide advice to small and medium sized employers.  Our employment practice is statewide. We have been on Daniel Island for about two years.
What do you want people to know about your business?
We love practicing law (especially in Charleston where one of our attorneys has been practicing for 27 years.)
What do you like about doing business on Daniel Island?
There is plenty of parking and light, it is a convenient location for our clients, and there are nice restaurants within walking distance. (We love not being downtown!)
 

Bohemia Salon and Spa
Contact: Shawna or Jen
843.377.8881, Bohemiasalonandspa@live.com  bohemiasalonandspa.com
What does your business do?
We are the only full service salon and spa on Daniel Island. We offer hair coloring, cutting, highlighting, keratin smoothing treatments, extensions, up-do’s, bridal packages, waxing, skin care, massage therapy, spray tanning, makeup applications, manicure and pedicures. We have been here for 3 1/2 years.
What do you want people to know about your business?
Our goal is to have every client leave looking and feeling their best. We enjoy everything from the child who gets their first haircut to the elaborate wedding and office parties. We have hosted many island business office parties and enjoyed being able to help pamper and relax island employees.
What do you like about doing business on Daniel Island? Daniel Island is a special place that allows us to get to know our clients on a more personal level. We enjoy seeing our clients around the island. We also have many clients that come from off the island because of all of that we offer and all that the island has to offer.



SandFireGlass
Diane Cavazzoni
dcavazzoni@homesc.com
What does your business do, and how long have you been doing business on Daniel Island?
SandFireGlass is a studio for fusing (melting) glass. Classes are scheduled for individuals and groups to experience the art of glass. The studio has been on DI for over a year.
What do you want people to know about your business?
Glass fusing is a really fun and interesting art form. The process of assembling glass and melting it into artistic and functional pieces is something unique to experience.
What do you like about doing business on Daniel Island?
Of course, the people! I feel blessed to be living and working on Daniel Island.

899 Island Park Drive
To inquire about space available for lease, contact Lee and Associates at 843.747.1200.



Crescent Moon Orthodontics
Michael R. Zetz Jr., DMD, MS
843.278.1902
crescentmoonortho.com
What does your business do?
Crescent Moon Orthodontics provides orthodontic services for children and adults and has been in business on Daniel Island for nine years.
What do you want people to know about your business?
We serve our patients with the highest quality care, in a clean, hi-tech, calming environment at the lowest possible price point.
What do you like about doing business on Daniel Island?
The community and the support from it we are able to both give and receive.


Daniel Island Hearing Center
Contact:
Susie Hankinson
843.971.4199,
dihc@bellsouth.net
danielislandhearing.com
What does your business do?
We are an independent audiology practice, providing hearing evaluations, hearing loss prevention, and hearing aid sales and service. Established in 2005, our audiologists have combined experience of 30+ years.
What do you want people to know about your business?
Hearing loss creates frustration and anxiety, and can cause rifts in relationships. We put our patients on the road to better hearing with the most advanced technology, while focusing on easing frustration and mending those rifts due to communication difficulty. Our patients recommend us 99% of the time to their family, friends, and co-workers.  (put quote/patient testimonial here too).
 What do you like about doing business on Daniel Island?
The business has seen 30% growth in the past 18 months alone, which we attribute to our strong team, as well as referrals from our local physicians, current patients, and the network of Daniel Island businesses that support us. Living and working on Daniel Island is proof that we can grow a business here, while using other local businesses to take care of our own.


Palmetto Primary Care Physicians is also located at 899 Island Park Drive. Look for more about their practice in an upcoming edition of the paper.

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