Innovative Business Advisors, LLC
Number of Years as a Business Advisor: 14 years
Current Brokerage Name: Innovative Business Advisors -Senior Advisor
Current Brokerage Website: innovativeba.com
Association Position Title: 2020 Association President, 2021 Treasurer, 2022 assistant to Treasurer
Brief Career History
Mrs. Julie Pumfrey has been a business broker and advisor for 14 years in the St. Louis area and has over 28 years’ experience in management, negotiations, sales and marketing. She comes from a family of entrepreneurs and has owned several small businesses herself. Her father is one of the business broker greats and recruited her into business brokerage 15 years ago, teaching her everything he knew. Julie was one of the four founding members of the association and ran the steering committee tasked with turning our informal group into the Mid-America Business Broker Association.
Brief description of why your skills, knowledge, and experiences add value to the position you hold. What special value can you bring to your current position?
Mrs. Pumfrey possesses a Bachelor’s Degree in criminal justice administration from the University of Central Missouri. She has experience in manufacturing, accounting, engineering, law enforcement and corrections. She served 3 years as a Military Police Office in the 1139 th MP Company. She is a Certified Business Broker and was a trainer for new business brokers with both Business Team and LINK Business Brokers. Julie is also a Real Estate Broker with the Missouri Real Estate Commission.
What are your professional credentials?
Former business owner, member of IBBA, founding member of IBBA Mid-America, Certified Business Broker and Real Estate Broker.