Brenda has an abundance of business experience. She began her business career when she learned she was pregnant with her first baby. Since then, she has started and owned many businesses throughout the country.
In 2000, Brenda began a small children’s entertainment business in her hometown. Within two years, she found investor/partners, and franchised the business. Within three years, Pump It Up, (http://pumpitupparty.com) was named in the Franchise 500, as one of the fastest growing franchise brands in the country. The company grew to $70 million under her direction.
A pioneer in the Children’s Entertainment industry, and being one of a small number of women CEOs in franchising at the time, Brenda faced her own challenges and victories.. each day learning and gaining more knowledge into both the business and franchising industries.
In 2007, her brand, Pump It Up, was acquired by a venture capital firm. Since then, Brenda has been busy operating and consulting on several more businesses and franchises.
Brenda’s passion is to help young startup business’ and emerging brands build their business wisely, and with confidence. Because of her vast network or expert contacts, she won’t hesitate to send you elsewhere if she isn’t the best fit for your project.