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Zoodsma ’25 launches jewelry company

Aubrey Zoodsma pitches her business to judges during Paladin Pitch held at McAlister Auditorium on Thursday, April 13, 2023.

Last updated December 6, 2023

By Tina Underwood

Aubrey Zoodsma ’25 was a finalist during April’s Paladin Pitch competition presented by The Hill Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Furman University. While her jewelry company, Astrea, wasn’t the winner of the competition, Zoodsma stayed the course, launching her business with her mother and investment help from her father. FOX Carolina spoke to Zoodsma, a business administration student, about the company that specializes in jewelry for colleges and sororities.

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