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Nice Moves

Brian Altomare's company is moving up by moving out dorm furniture.

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This story appears in the August 2007 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

What: A moving company for college students

Who: Brian Altomare of MadPackers

Where: Boca Raton, Florida When: Started in 2005

Startup costs: $2,000

After college, Brian Altomare had several startup business ideas, from selling 1-800 numbers (which he learned was illegal) to starting an internet marketing company (which he ended up doing with three college buddies). While the internet marketing business didn't last, Altomare's memories of moving in and out of college dorms did--and they inspired him to start MadPackers in 2005.

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