NEW: Federal Business for a Fair Minimum Wage Federal $15 by 2024: Signatories List In Formation

BUSINESS PEOPLE SIGN ON HEREINAUGURAL SIGNERS include • Stonyfield • &pizza • Eileen Fisher • Organic Valley • Parnassus Investments • Dr. Bronner's • Lamey-Wellehan Shoes • Amalgamated Bank • AFI Contractors • Crane Brewing • La Quercia • Moonrise Hotel • The Rieger Restaurant • A Few Cool Hardware Stores • Raygun clothing • BA Auto Care • Earth Friendly Products (ECOS) • SqWires Restaurant • Formaggio Kitchen • MOM's Organic Market • American Income Life • Equal Exchange • Devine Deli • Badger Balm • Porter Square Books • Best Value Janitorial • 4 Seasons Christmas Tree and Plant Farm • Green Business Network • American Sustainable Business Council • U.S. Women's Chamber of Commerce • and over 250 more • SIGN-ON STATEMENT Sponsored by Business for a Fair Minimum Wage. Nearly 300 signers to date. See growing list by state below.  

SIGNATORIES LIST IN FORMATION*
 

Brandon MacDonald, Owner, MacDonald Insurance Group
Birmingham, AL

Blake Ralston, Owner, Ralston Agency
Fort Smith, AR

Farrell Friedland, President, Professional Alternatives of Arizona, LLC
Scottsdale, AZ

Paul Torok, CEO, PS YES LLC
Phoenix, AZ

Pete Turner, Owner, Illegal Pete's
Tucson, AZ

Tucson, AZ

Brenda Balanda, Owner/Broker, Marin Sunshine Realty
Point Reyes Station, CA

Kae Bender, Founder, SocioEnergetics Foundation
Lancaster, CA

David Bronner, CEO, Dr. Bronner's
Vista, CA

Rinaldo Brutoco, Founding President & CEO, World Business Academy
Santa Barbara, CA

Sattie Clark, Owner, Eleek Incorporated
Redwood Valley, CA

Eric Cohen, Owner, Justice Grace Vineyards
San Francisco, CA

Desi Dimitrova, Owner, Dimitrova Agency
San Dimas, CA

Jerome Dodson, President, Parnassus Investments
San Francisco, CA

Deborah Frangquist, Owner, Chosen Futures
San Francisco, CA

Jim Frazin, Principal, Financial Planner, Communitas Financial Planning Inc
San Francisco, CA

Nicole Irmer, Founder and Principal Attorney, Law Office of Nicole Irmer
San Diego, CA

Ari Isaak, Owner, Evari GIS consulting inc
San Diego, CA

Martin Kruger, COO, Follow Your Heart (Earth Island)
Chatsworth, CA

Erin Musgrave, Principal, EMC Strategies
Santa Cruz, CA

Mark Nelson, Owner, Renaissance Remodelers
San Anselmo, CA

S. Ostertag, Co-Owner, GLYDE America
Los Angeles, CA

Ben Rosenthal, Owner, Sustainable Computing
Berkeley, CA

John Schmidt, Director, Quiksilver
Huntington Beach, CA

Donald Taylor, President, Continental-Pacific Lumber
Gold River, CA

Alan Thiesen, Vice-President, Digital Research (retired)
Nevada City, CA

Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks, President and CEO, Earth Friendly Products (Makers of ECOS)
Cypress, CA

Esther Wagner, CFO, Excellent Packaging & Supply
Richmond, CA

Ben C. Alexander, Certified General Appraiser, Ben C. Alexander Appraisers
Byers, CO

Bryan Birsic, CEO, Wunder Capital
Boulder, CO

Richard Correa, Owner, Richard Correa Agencies
Aurora, CO

Jenny Davies, Owner, Progressive Promotions
Denver, CO

Matthew Elliott, Partner, Super Humane
Denver, CO

Jeffrey Fierberg, CEO, Sora Digital
Denver, CO

Kyle Garner, CEO, Organic India USA
Boulder, CO

Chris Graves, Owner, Bardo Coffee House
Denver, CO

Sharon Hwang, Owner, The Wellness Center
Glendale, CO

John Kuebler, Owner, Kilgore Books
Denver, CO

Blake Manion, Founder, Soul Salve
Denver, CO

Stacey Marcellus, Co-Founder & CEO, Cappello's
Denver, CO

Marilyn Megenity, Owner, Mercury Cafe
Denver, CO

Chad Schubert, Director, Internal Operations, Pivot Energy
Denver, CO

Julie Tasche, Director of Community and Culture, Illegal Pete's, Inc.
Denver, CO

Pete Turner, Founder/President, IIlegal Pete's
Denver, CO

Samuel Weaver, CEO, Cool Energy, Inc
Boulder, CO

Joshua Angelus, Owner, Self-employed
Waterbury, CT

Washington, DC

Margot Dorfman, CEO, U.S. Women's Chamber of Commerce
Washington, DC

Mike Englert, President, Eighty2degrees Design Studio
Washington, DC

Pennye Jones-Napier, Owner & CEO, BBWoof Inc.
Washington, DC

Michael Lastoria, Founder and CEO, &pizza
Washington, DC

Gloria Nauden, CMO, City First Bank
Washington, DC

Michael Peck, Founder, MAPA Group
Washington, DC

Washington, DC

Aaron Seyedian, Owner, Well-Paid Maids
Washington, DC

Andy Shallal, Owner, Busboys & Poets Restaurants
Washington, DC

Fran Teplitz, Executive Co-Director for Business, Investing & Policy, Green America's Green Business Network
Washington, DC

Daniel Turner, President, TCG
Washington, DC

Gabriel Feldmann, Owner, The Feldmann Agency
Pensacola, FL

Matt Henderson, Owner, Henderson Agency
Orlando, FL

Orlando Heras, President, The Royal Gourmet Co.
Hollywood, FL

Karen Joslin, Creatrix, Karen Joslin
Tallahassee, FL

KathySue McGuire, Principal, 3 Pillar Solutions
Jupiter, FL

Joel Pollock, Co-Owner, Panther Coffee Roasters
Miami, FL

Randall Cook, Owner, Cook Agency LLC
Buford, GA

Kyle Johnson, Owner, Johnson Agency
Marietta, GA

Jamison Weatherspoon, Owner, Weatherspoon Agencies
Duluth, GA

Darryl Pellegrini, Owner, Music business
Aiea, HI

Mike Draper, Owner, Raygun LLC
Des Moines, IA

Kathy and Herb Eckhouse, Owners, La Quercia
Norwalk, IA

ReShonda Young, Founder, Popcorn Heaven
Waterloo, IA

Scot McGavin, Co-Owner, Puentes Language Programs, LLC
Boise, ID

Bill Parks, President and Founder, NRS
Moscow, ID

James Brandt, Board Member, Ringspann Corp.
Franklin Park, IL

Elizabeth Colon, President, Metaphrasis Language & Cultural Solutions
Chicago, IL

Kevin Lampe, Co-Founder & Executive Vice President, Kurth Lampe Worldwide
Chicago, IL

Michael Londo, President, Just in Time Direction
Glen Ellyn, IL

Jerry Moors, Senior VP of Sales, Springs Window Fashions LLC
Roscoe, IL

Bob Olson, President and CEO, Olson Agencies
Lombard, IL

Dimitri Syrkin-Nikolau, Owner, Dimo's Pizza
Chicago, IL

Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks, President and CEO, Earth Friendly Products (Makers of ECOS)
Addison, IL

James Cunningham, Owner, James Cunningham Agency
Indianapolis, IN

Gregg Keesling, President, RecycleForce
Indianapolis, IN

Ben Stallings, Co-Owner, Interdependent Web LLC
Emporia, KS

Teresa Hendricks, Owner, Lucia's World Emporium
Lexington, KY

Camille Moran, Owner, Caramor Industries, 4 Seasons Christmas Tree and Plant Farm
Natchitoches, LA

Angela O'Byrne, Owner, Perez APC
New Orleans, LA

Mallory Whitfield, Owner, Malaprop LLC
New Orleans, LA

Robert Baker, President, Key Polymer Corp.
Lawrence, MA

Jeff Barry, President, Boston Organics
Charlestown, MA

Orange, MA

Fred Davis, President, Fred Davis Corporation
Medfield, MA

Rob Everts, Co-CEO, Equal Exchange
West Bridgewater, MA

Jen Faigel, Executive Director, CommonWealth Kitchen
Dorchester, MA

Tim Fisk, Owner, Salon Herdis
Northampton, MA

Julie Fraser, Principal & Director, Lyno Advisors Inc & Present Source
Cummaquid, MA

Valerie + Ihsan Gurdal, Owners, Formaggio Kitchen
Boston, MA

Laury Hammel, Owner and CEO, The Longfellow Clubs
Wayland, MA

Emily Kanter, Owner, Cambridge Naturals
Boston, MA

Michael Kanter, Owner, Cambridge Naturals
Cambridge, MA

Stephen Katsurinis, Owner, 8 Dyer Hotel
Provincetown, MA

Sonia Kowal, President, Zevin Asset Management
Boston, MA

Gail Leondar-Wright, Owner, gail leondar public relations
Arlington, MA

Rob Libon, Investment Advisor, Greenvest
West Whately, MA

Philip McCarron, Owner, Beacon Solar
Fall River, MA

Nick Moore, Owner, Moore Agencies
Marlborough, MA

Dan Rosenberg, General Manager, Real Pickles
Greenfield, MA

Joseph Rotella, President, Spencer Organ Company, Inc.
Waltham, MA

David Sandberg, Owner, Porter Square Books
Cambridge, MA

David Schreiber, Investment Advisor, CFP, Greenvest
Arlington, MA

Anne Sherman, Director of Operations & Sustainability, Staach Inc.
Cambridge, MA

Alex Silva, Owner, Best Value Janitorial
Malden, MA

Joy Silverstein, Owner, Fresh Hair
Jamaica Plain, MA

Boston, MA

Sidney Topol, President, The Topol Group LLC
Boston, MA

Souley Bah, Owner, Bah Agencies
Lanham, MD

Alissa Barron-Menza, Vice President, Business for a Fair Minimum Wage
Silver Spring, MD

Mitchell Berliner, Owner, Skinny Salamis
Potomac, MD

Denise Bowyer, Vice President, American Income Life Insurance Company
North Beach, MD

Andrew Buerger, Owner, B'more Organic
Baltimore, MD

Annebeth Bunker, Owner, Annebeth's
Annapolis, MD

Tim Cureton, Owner, Rise Up Coffee Roasters
Easton, MD

Brian England, President, BA Auto Care
Columbia, MD

Laura Hodges, Owner, Laura Hodges Studio
Catonsville, MD

Irwin Hoenig, Owner, Living Calmness
Laurel, MD

Jacquelyn Jones Ziegler, Owner, Sugar
Baltimore, MD

Tom Koerber, President, On Point Help, LLC
Baltimore, MD

Jeffrey Landsman, Owner, Specialty Food Sales
Towson, MD

Michael Lastoria, Founder and CEO, &pizza
Baltimore, MD

Ivan Makfinsky, Owner, Endosys, LLC
Silver Spring, MD

John Mitchell, Owner, Interaction Law
Accokeek, MD

Scott Nash, Owner, CEO, MOM's Organic Market
Rockville, MD

Abigail Rome, Owner, Tierra Vista
Silver Spring, MD

Baltimore, MD

Andy Shallal, Owner, Busboys and Poets Restaurants
Hyattsville, MD

Daniel Solomon, Managing Member, Soapstone Investments LLC
Bethesda, MD

Mayaah Tansi, Owner, Unik Touch Hair Palace
Windsor Mill, MD

Eleanor Whalen, CEO, Sprayology
Gaithersburg, MD

Steve Corman, Owner, Vena's Fizz House
Portland, ME

Sharon Peralta, Principal, Custom Computer Services & more, LLC
Springvale, ME

James Wellehan, President, Lamey-Wellehan Shoes
Auburn, ME

WAP John, CEO, Grafaktri Inc.
Ann Arbor, MI

Scott Urbanowski, Owner, Humanoid Digital
Kentwood, MI

Chad Deley, CEO, The Deley Group
Brooklyn Park, MN

Audrey Fairchild-Ehm, Owner, Fairchild-Ehm Foster Care
Roseville, MN

Chris Hanson, CEO, thedatabank, gbc
Saint Paul, MN

Christopher Loch, Owner, CONTEMPL8 T-SHIRTS
Minneapolis, MN

Randy Alberhasky, Owner, Randy Alberhasky Attorney At Law
Springfield, MO

Michael Allen, Owner, Blossoms Floral
Springfield, MO

Bethany Budde-Cohen, Owner, SqWires Restaurant
St. Louis, MO

Jessie Chappell, Owner, CG Immigration Law
St. Louis, MO

Joseph Chevalier, Owner, Yellow Dog Bookshop
Columbia, MO

Pam Clark, Owner, Clark's Appliances
Raytown, MO

Zaid Consuegra, Owner & Chef, Pirate's Bone
Kansas City, MO

Caitlin Corcoran, Managing Partner, Ça Va
Kansas City, MO

Dominique Davison, Owner & CEO, DRAW Architecture
Kansas City, MO

Fred Domke, President, Bridge Bread Bakery
St. Louis, MO

Mike Draper, Owner, Raygun
Kansas City, MO

James Fields, Owner, Divine Deli and Drop In
University City, MO

David Gragg, Agency Owner, David Gragg - Farmers Insurance Agent
Springfield, MO

Howard Hanna, Owner, The Rieger
Kansas City, MO

Ruth Ellen Hasser, Celebrant, St. Louis Ceremonies
St. Louis, MO

Pam Hausner, Owner, Big Vision Design
Kansas City, MO

Notley Hawkins, Owner, Notley Hawkins Photography
Columbia, MO

Cindy Higgerson, Owner, Larder & Cupboard
Maplewood, MO

Craig Hosmer, Owner, Hosmer King & Royce
Springfield, MO

Nate Hunt, Co-Owner, Correa- Hunt Agency
Kansas City, MO

Joe Jackson, Owner and CEO, Jackson Pianos
St. Louis, MO

Stacy Jurado-Miller, Owner, Chief Mission Officer, The Vecino Group
Springfield, MO

Liz Kuba, Owner, Tea Rex
St. Louis, MO

Matthew Laufketter, Owner, The Ink Spot Inc.
St. Louis, MO

Paul Lauritsen, General Manager, Moonrise Hotel
St. Louis, MO

Leigh Lockhart, Owner, Main Squeeze
Columbia, MO

Andre McCullum, Owner, Hart-McCallum Agency
Earth City, MO

Chris Meyers, Owner, Crane Brewing Company
Raytown, MO

Alyson Miller, Executive Director, Partners for Just Trade
Saint Louis, MO

Marissa Rosen, Owner, Climate Social
St. Louis, MO

Matthew Thenhaus, Owner & General Manager, The Fortune Teller Bar
St. Louis, MO

Phil Wages, Co-Owner, Wages Brewing Company
West Plains, MO

Peter Wallach, Director, Peter Wallach Fine Art
St. Louis, MO

Bridget Weible, Owner, Flowers to the People
St. Louis, MO

Andrew Connor, Owner, Connor Mediation
Missoula, MT

Elizabeth Altman, Owner, New Bridge Organic Market
Jacksonville, NC

Philip Chagnon, Owner/Manager, residential rental properties
Raleigh, NC

Susan Inglis, Executive director, Sustainable Furnishings Council
Edenton, NC

Antonio Reyes, Owner, Reyes Agency
Mathews, NC

Lloyd Smith, President and CEO, Cortech Solutions, Inc.
Wilmington, NC

Rebecca Hamilton, Co-CEO and Family Owner, Badger Balm
Gilsum, NH

Kris Thieme, Owner, Thieme Agency
Londonderry, NH

Esteve Torrens, CEO, Stonyfield Farm
Londonderry, NH

Bill Whyte, Owner and CEO, W.S. Badger Company, Inc.
Gilsum, NH

Alicia Biasotti Belotta, Owner, ACB Consulting Services
Verona, NJ

Richard Lawton, Executive Director, New Jersey Sustainable Business Council
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ

Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks, CEO, Earth Friendly Products (Makers of ECOS)
Parsippany, NJ

Corey Neff, Owner, Neff Agency
Las Vegas, NV

Richard Brook, Member, Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein
New York, NY

Ann Bryan, Owner, Ann Krupp Designer Goldsmith
Saugerties, NY

Simon Burke-Lipiczky, Owner, Build Smart With Simon
Troy, NY

Jon Cooper, President, Spectronics Corporation
Westbury, NY

Jennifer Dotson, Executive Director, Ithaca Carshare
Ithaca, NY

Jeff Furman, Board Member Emeritus, Ben & Jerry's
Ithaca, NY

Amy Hall, Vice President, Social Consciousness, EILEEN FISHER, Inc.
Irvington, NY

Susan Hansen, Owner, Hansen's Advisory Services, Inc.
Fayetteville, NY

Kathleen Hoffman, Owner, Law Office of Thomas Hoffman
New York, NY

Eric Horowitz, Owner, The Double Windsor
Brooklyn, NY

David Levine, President, American Sustainable Business Council
New York, NY

George McDonald, President, The Doe Fund
New York, NY

Keith Mestrich, President and CEO, Amalgamated Bank
New York, NY

Joshua Morton, Owner, Proof of Concept, LLC.
New York, NY

Ean Murphy, Managing Partner, Moxie Bookkeeping LLC
New York, NY

Clifton Patrick, Owner, Clifton Patrick P&C Insurance
Chester, NY

Del Pedro, Managing Partner, Tooker Alley
Brooklyn, NY

Eleanor Prior, Owner, Prior Beeswax
Germantown, NY

Erwin Rakoczy, Director, CUFF
Clarence, NY

Jan Rhodes Norman, Owner, Silk Oak
Ithaca, NY

Darius Ross, Managing Partner, D Alexander Ross Real Estate Capital Partners LLC
New York, NY

Lesli Sagan, Owner, Avital's Apiaries
Ithaca, NY

Steven Salsberg, Chairman, Global Access
New York, NY

Jason Schuler, Founder and President, Drink More Good
Beacon, NY

Elizabeth Schwartz, Co-Owner, Better Speech Now, LLC
Long Island City, NY

Dylan Skolnick, Co-Director, Cinema Arts Centre
Huntington, NY

Pat Benedure, Owner, The SS Bendure-Hartwig Group
Columbus, OH

Nicholas Eastman, President, Electroshield, Inc
Yellow Springs, OH

Kevin Holtz, Owner, Holtz Agency
Cincinnati, OH

Gary Johnson, President, AFI Contractors
Toledo, OH

Chris Kloth, Owner, ChangeWorks of the Heartland
Columbus, OH

Steve Mokris, Owner, Kosada
Athens, OH

Jim Surace, Owner, Surace-Smith Agency
North Royalton, OH

Rex Friend, Attorney at Law, Attorney at Law
Oklahoma City, OK

Pete & Jeanie Barkett, Owner, Vinnie's Pizza
Portland, OR

Adrienne Catone, CEO, Faerie's Dance, Inc.
Happy Valley, OR

Larry Fried, Owner, Do Good Investing, LLC
Eugene, OR

Rose Gerstner, Owner, Sympatico Clothing
Jacksonville, OR

Alison Lueders, CEO, Great Green Content
Portland, OR

Kevin Marr, Owner, Motel Del Rogue
Grants Pass, OR

Mitch Rofsky, President, Better World Club
Portland, OR

Julie Wasmer, Owner, Food Smart LLC
Corvallis, OR

Dana Weintraub, Owner, Evergreen Sustainability, LLC
Beaverton, OR

Eugene Aleci, Owner, Community Heritage Partners
Lancaster, PA

Simon Arias, Owner, Arias Agencies
Mars, PA

Laura Blau, Principal, BluPath Design
Philadelphia, PA

Mark Bortman, Owner, Exact Solar
Yardley, PA

Peg Botto, Owner, Cosmic Catering
Philadelphia, PA

Jonathan Brandow, Owner, BizMiner
Camp Hill, PA

Steve Hackman, Owner, One Village Coffee
Souderton, PA

Michael Lastoria, Founder and CEO, &pizza
Philadelphia, PA

Cindy Lou, Owner, Cindy's Pet Care
Philadelphia, PA

Michael O'Connor, Owner, La Barberia
Jenkintown, PA

Gerald Onesi, Owner, West Side Auto Repair
Uniontown, PA

Brian Taussig-Lux, Co-founder, Untours
Media, PA

Ken Weinstein, Owner, Trolley Car Diner
Philadelphia, PA

Deborah Schimberg, CEO, Verve, Inc/ Glee Gum
Providence, RI

Judy Doty, Operations Manager & CoFounder, Doty Scientific, Inc
Columbia, SC

Brady Quirk-Garvan, Owner, Money With A Mission
North Charleston, SC

Mark Tilsen, President & Co-Founder, Native American Natural Foods
Kyle, SD

Doug Havron, Owner, Gabby's Burgers and Fries
Nashville, TN

MaryAnne Howland, CEO, Ibis Communications
Nashville, TN

Malissa Anderson, President, EarthWorksTile
Burnet, TX

Chris Applegate, Owner, SHED Barber and Supply
Austin, TX

Waco, TX

Manish Gupta, Owner/CEO, Matr Boomie
Austin, TX

Amanda May, Owner, The Purple Fig Eco Cleaning Co.
Austin, TX

Carol Niemi, Owner, Aloha Services
Houston, TX

Adam Orman, Owner/GM, L'Oca d'Oro
Austin, TX

Michael Vasu, Owner, Vasu Agency
Houston, TX

Melissa Vogt, Managing Director, The Butterfly Bar @ The VORTEX
Austin, TX

Austin, TX

Barry Clemson, Owner, Cybernetica Press
Norfolk, VA

Michael Lastoria, Founder and CEO, &pizza
Alexandria, VA

Sandra Leibowitz, Managing Principal, Sustainable Design Consulting, LLC
Richmond, VA

Sarah Mason, Owner, Poseidon's Pantry
Chincoteague, VA

Gina Schaefer, Owner, Old Town Ace Hardware
Alexandria, VA

Andy Shallal, Owner, Busboys & Poets Restaurants
Arlington, VA

Patricia C Heffernan, President and Founder, Marketing Partners Inc
Burlington, VT

Jeffrey Hollender, Chairman, Sustain Natural
Burlington, VT

Sue Morris, Owner, Editide
Marshfield, VT

Todd Walker, Senior Financial Advisor, Greenvest
Wells, VT

Rick Altig, President, Altig International
Redmond, WA

William McColl, Owner, McColl Studio Inc
Blaine, WA

Sash Sunday, Owner, OlyKraut LLC
Olympia, WA

Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks, CEO, Earth Friendly Products (Makers of ECOS)
Lacey, WA

Bruce Wade, Owner, Taurus Tech LLC
Mount Vernon, WA

Eric Yarnell, President, Heron Botanicals
Kingston, WA

Michael Katz, President, Molded Dimensions
Port Washington, WI

Gary Lemke, Owner, Gary L. Lemke Landscaping, LLC
Potter, WI

Jerry McGeorge, Vice President of Cooperative Affairs, Organic Valley
La Farge, WI


* New signers will be added regularly

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