Julie has advised thousands of business owners as the founder & CEO of BlueKey Mergers & Acquisitions, a boutique multi-million dollar firm she founded in 2004, through her bestselling book, "EXIT! 12 Steps to Sell Your Business for the Price You Deserve", and national speaking engagements. In 2012, Julie began living her true passion as the founder of The WELL for Women Entrepreneurs, teaching thousands of women how to crack the code of growing to a million and someday selling for a million through step-by-step training and coaching programs, media, speaking, and signature events.
Julie is a featured small business expert for Google Small Business and Intuit QuickBooks; and has been quoted in Inc. Magazine, Entrepreneur, Bloomberg Businessweek.com, New York Times, Enterprising Women, Black Enterprise, and San Francisco Business Times. In 2017, Julie will release her new book, “100K Concept: The Freedom Formula for Women & Girls” and the companion “$100K Show" podcast is currently available on iTunes.
Julie received a Bachelor of Arts degree with a double major from the University of California at Davis, and lives in Northern California with her husband and three children ages 23, 18 and 15. In Julie's free time, she is a voracious business book reader and runner,
has completed countless half marathons and one full 26.2 bucket list item!