Independent Broker Alliance

Ira Blumenthal serves as Executive Director of the Independent Broker Alliance

The IBA was established in July of 2010 as an alliance of independent foodservice sales agencies and marketing professionals dedicated to the mutual enrichment and enhancement of our business and the foodservice industry as a whole.

The IBA provides a unique and professional network of highly motivated independent entrepreneurs with proven achievements and effective working relationships, serving and representing vendor partners who are proven quality-cost producers, on an account specific basis, across all market channels.

We provide our vendor partners current, timely communication, profitable high-volume opportunities and growth. We apply global strategies to deliver local results. The IBA is a group of 31 like-minded companies covering 48 states. It is committed to independence, maintaining strong local relationships, and producing consistent results, quality service and growth through aggressive strategies, as well as having a continued -commitment to invest in our business, people and technology.

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