Cypress Keep Services

Cypress Keep Services
 John Porter
 and Erika Matulich
 4909 Stanley Road
 Plant City, Florida 33565
 [email protected]
 (813) 982-2200 [phone] 
 (813) 982-9709 [fax]


Cypress Keep offers a number of services, including:

Cypress Keep Services provides web and internet services, including hosting searches, url (website name) searches and registration, web design, and web maintenance. Particular areas of interest are in animal-related websites. Please take a look at some of our websites!

We would be happy to talk to you about putting together your website. Cypress Keep can offer a unique blend of high-level computer expertise, electronic marketing strategies, design and graphics experience, as well as knowledge of the equine industry.


Dr. Erika Matulich has her certificate in Business Ranch Management at Texas Christian University, the #1 ranked Ranching program in the nation. Her areas of concentration are business ranch management, farm taxation, equine nutrition, equine and bovine veterinary health, and pasture management. She is continuing her studies in farrier science and equine science.

Erika provides the following services to small equestrian businesses (sole proprietorships, partnerships, and corporations), farms (schedule F), and individuals:

  • Tax form preparation and filing
  • Assistance with corporate filings
  • Assistance with agricultural exemption filings
  • Financial planning
  • Estate management
  • Equestrian feed and nutrition programs for maximizing performance and minimizing financial outlays

Cypress Keep is the authorized dealer for Lessing Carriages from Germany. We also represent Yonie's Harness from Pennsylvania, and can offer products and consulting services for fitting and purchasing all items needed for carriage driving. Click here for a harness measuring chart.

We also offer show management consulting services, services as clinicians, and multimedia presentations custom designed for clinics and instructors.


Dr. Erika Matulich has a doctorate degree from the University of Wisconsin in Marketing, Marketing Research, and Social Psychology. She also has an Master of Business Administration in Marketing and Statistics, and graduated with Honors with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing, Management, and Advertising/Public Relations. She currently is a professor of marketing at the University of Tampa.

Erika is a charter PCM (Professional Certified Marketer), the highest level of certification offered in the marketing industry. She also holds officer positions in the American Marketing Association.

Erika has provided marketing consulting services to over 150 firms, with a focus on entrepreneurial businesses. Her areas of consulting expertise include the following:

  • Focus Group designer and moderator (Nielsen certified)
  • Survey/Questionnaire design, administration, and analysis
  • Customer service and satisfaction
  • Improving service quality
  • Marketing planning and strategy
  • Written marketing plans
  • Promotional plans
  • Public relations management
  • Marketing research
  • Business communications and presentations
  • Web design elements
  • Business writing (brochures, books, media pieces, press releases, etc.)
  • Testing pedagogy and educational software

Consulting fees range between $100-$250 per hour, depending on the task, or can be bid on a per-project basis. There is no cost to request a quote. Contact [email protected]