Episode 72

Published on:

4th Oct 2022

Faith, Family, Fiber Optics – All with an International Flair – with Jeneth D’Alonzo CEO, Diversified Material Specialist Inc | Episode 072

It never ceases to amaze me the hidden "gems" doing great work right here in the Greater Sarasota Area. As you'll hear even a small manufacturing company in Osprey can have a major impact on the lives of its employees and our community by the way they conduct their business.

My guest today is Jeneth D’Alonzo CEO of Diversified Material Specialist Inc better known as DMSI.

Originally from the Philippines, Jeneth is quickly making a name for herself and her company. Jeneth recently won the International Person of the Year Award from the Tampa Bay Organization of Women in International Trade. And DMSI has recently been nominated or won several awards including ...

  • Being a finalist for this year's Venice Chamber Business of the Year
  • A finalist in the 12th Annual GrowFL Florida Companies to Watch
  • Won the Sarasota-Manatee Human Resource Association Diversity Award

In this episode, you'll learn ...

  • Why she came to the Sarasota Area from the Philippines
  • What DMSI does and how they were able to thrive during the Covid pandemic
  • How Jeneth's faith plays a major role in her life
  • How you can reach out
  • ... and much, much, more!

Thank you for stopping by today it is my hope you will listen ... learn ... and connect!

Jeneth C. D’Alonzo is the CEO OF DMSI, an International Manufacturer of Fiber Optic Connectivity Products. She was instrumental in helping build the company to employing over 100+ employees with two wholly owned Manufacturing facilities, in Venice Florida, and in the Philippines. She is also passionate about her commitment to her faith and giving back to others. She created and manages the DMSI/Cares program. This program was designed by taking a percentage of DMSI profits and giving back to local communities both here in the US and the Philippines. DMSI/CARE organization does a minimum of 4 missions per year, providing food, medicine, clothing, to the poor. On her spare time, she loves to do deep sea fishing with her family. Jeneth was born in the Philippines and prior to DMSI, she was an Engineering Professor in the Philippines for 12 years. She also taught Engineering classes at the SCF, Manatee. She is a happily married wife, and a devoted mother to two beautiful children.


105 Triple Diamond Blvd, Unit 101

Venice, FL 34275

Tel: (941) 244‐0935

Fax: (941) 244‐0937




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Sarasota Stories
Interviewing Sarasota's most Interesting people
Love living in Sarasota Florida? We do too. It's dynamic. It's growing. It has provincial values and an international flare. It's a combination of small city charm with big city vibes. But who are the people who live here that make this town such a wonderful place to live? Sarasota Stories aims to find out. I interview local leaders, influencers, and creators to discover what makes them tick, why they live here, what they're working on, and where they are going. You might hear an interview with one of your neighbors... and who knows, we may get to hear your story too! Sign up here for all episodes: https://sarasotastories.co

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