Ida James has over 25 years of executive management and business ownership experience. Ida has been President and Co-Owner of seven Businesses within the Service / Logistic, Foodservice, Manufacturing, and Sales / Marketing Sectors. Each business was either acquired by startup creation, purchase of an existing, or through a Merger and Acquisition. Ida has been involved in all aspects of a Business performing as CEO, CFO, COO as well as the head of Sales and Marketing. As a business owner, Ida can anticipate the customer requirements of her clients and adequately provide the information each business owners would need to make an informed decision as they enter the process of selling or buying a business.
Throughout her career, she has been known for her honesty and ethical business dealings. Who better to rely on when dealing with such an important element of an individual’s life and livelihood? Ida’s has specific expertise in the following.
Prior to becoming an entrepreneurial/business owner, Ida spent 15 years within fortune 500 firms. Competencies acquired included sales and marketing process development and deployment, budgeting/planning/forecasting, reforming & restructuring business processes, business, practices; general ledger close processes; human resource management; information technology coordination; and project management. Ida is a graduate of the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler School of Leadership and Northeastern University in Boston, MA where she obtained a BS in Mechanical Engineering.