Meet the Team

For over 40 years, the St. Louis Group Business Brokers have been helping thousands of people sell and buy businesses in the St. Louis Metro market.

David Marlo CBC

David Marlo CBC

President

David Marlo is the president of St. Louis Group Business Brokers, he is a Certified Business Counselor and has forty years of experience. Dave’s motto "Do good things for good people."

Dennis Duffin

Dennis Duffin

Vice President

Dennis first came in contact with the St Louis Group through the purchase of his own business from the group. Years later after selling the business he still remembered how well their system of business ownership transfer worked. Believing in a product is critical in any sales organization, and Dennis believes in the St Louis Group methods and practices. He joined the group and after many years as a top producer he has taken the role of Vice President. His mission is a simple one, help his brokers any way he can in helping buyers and sellers attain their goals.

Cindy Munoz

Cindy Munoz

Vice President

Cindy Munoz has been with us since 1997, coordinating business closings. She contacts all parties to begin coordinating the closing, verifies the business being purchased is in good standing with the secretary of state, verifies the business is a corp., llc. Or sole proprietorship, verifies who the officers or members of the business are, verifies the business is current on paying their sales/use and withholding tax, verifies there are no liens or ucc filings against the business assets, if there are we get the payoff amounts in the form of a letter from the bank the lien has been filed and we pay these liens off at closing, works with the bank, seller, buyer, broker and closing attorney to coordinate items needed to complete bank loan (if applicable) and closing and coordinates counting of inventory of the business generally the night before closing the following day.

Jeff Bach

Jeff Bach

Business Broker

Jeff Bach learned about the Saint Louis Group when he listed his own business with them. He has owned and operated many businesses over an almost 30 year career as an Entrepreneur, selling and buying many of these. Jeff greatly enjoys putting good people together in business and seeing their futures grow. Selling or buying a business can be a simple and fun process with the experience of a Broker like Jeff and the Saint Louis Group. Your success is our priority!

Mark Brockling

Mark Brockling

Business Broker
Dan Duffin

Dan Duffin

Business Broker

Dan comes to us following a 25+year career in the Incentive Travel Industry. He has extensive experience and expertise in project management and customer service, and those skills have provided for an easy transition to successfully help our clients through the sometimes complex process of selling or buying a business. Our clients appreciate Dan’s relaxed style and his ability to listen and truly understand their needs. A life-long St. Louisan himself, he sincerely enjoys helping local small business owners achieve their dreams. Contact Dan today at 314-651-6138 for a free, no obligation consultation.

Bob Dopuch

Bob Dopuch

Business Broker

With more than 30 years experience in advising corporate and governmental sector clients in strategic, financial, and operational management, Bob has the skills necessary to provide the practical advice needed by business sellers and purchasers.

Bob has co-founded, owned and operated companies in the airport consulting, program management, and retail services industries. His experience as a business owner provides him with a unique perspective he can apply to his engagements representing private business owners. He has the first hand knowledge of the challenges business owners face and is now using his personal experiences to successfully guide others through the complexities of a business transfer.

Bob is a St. Louis native, an alumnus of the University of Missouri, and has been a visiting instructor at Saint Louis University-Parks Air College.

Ken Kunkel

Ken Kunkel

Business Broker

Ken Kunkel has owned and sold many businesses over the past 25 years. He has a strong understanding of what it takes to run a successful business and how it can effect your life. Ken’s passion to help people reach their dreams to own a business or sell if it is time, will help you take the first step to change your life.

Pam Ludwinski

Pam Ludwinski

Business Broker

Pam’s thirty years of business experience provides her with the right expertise to help you navigate the process of buying or selling your business. As a former owner of retail and service businesses Pam understands the challenges related to small business ownership. Her experience as a Vice President and Director of Human Resources provides her with an understanding of the human side of business transactions. I look forward to guiding you through this life changing process; please contact me to discuss your options.

Kam M. Moy, B.B.A.

Kam M. Moy, B.B.A.

Business Broker

Mr. Moy has over 20 years of experience in the technology, publishing, and direct marketing industries. He has led the successful growth of several privately held start ups as a shareholder and in an executive management role. In addition, he has held senior positions in large global companies. Mr. Moy brings broad and deep business acumen that is enhanced by his ability to facilitate the collaboration needed to close business deals. Mr. Moy is a graduate of James Madison University.

Steve Normand

Steve Normand

Business Broker

Steve has been deeply involved with management and marketing of small businesses for over thirty-five years. He is currently a small business owner along with his wife in O’Fallon, MO. He has used his extensive background in finance and marketing to hold decision making positions with multi-national companies as well as family owned businesses. A graduate of Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Steve brings his own style to the art of business brokerage. Realizing that his clients are facing life changing decisions he feels that insuring that the client is making informed and comfortable choice is of the utmost importance. Steve is confident that by being a strong listener and taking a consultative approach he can meet that goal.

Jared Ribley

Jared Ribley

Business Broker

"In light of small businesses still contributing to 80% of the workforce, I find my position to be rather rewarding. I am afforded the opportunity to work with both current and potential owners on a day to day basis." In the past, Jared has owned and managed various companies which taught him first hand, the values and non-values of operating a business. After working with a number of startup companies, heading the development of new market territories and establishing various operational systems for small businesses, Jared has found a fitting environment to call home with the Saint Louis Group. Jared has earned his degree in Real Estate.

Bill Roland

Bill Roland

Business Broker

Bill Roland found out the process of St. Louis Group Business Brokers first hand by selling his company here as a client, As a business owner of several companies throughout the years he understands the drive, passion and true love people have and put into their business every single day. He has found a home here, where he can put buyers and sellers together and assist them through the process. If its time to list and sell your business or by an existing business call him directly at 636-345-3426.

Robert Schmitt

Robert Schmitt

Business Broker

Rob has over 15 years experience as owner of several small businesses and strives to put other business owners in an optimal position for success. In addition to owning businesses himself, Rob also spent 14 years developing franchises and consulting business owners. He enjoys coaching new business owners, and helping them overcome inexperience to avoid the pitfalls of becoming an entrepreneur. If you are currently working and don’t enjoy your job, talk to Rob. Getting into business or selling your current business doesn’t have to be complicated. Rob and Saint Louis Group will take you through their proven process.

Joe Snyder

Joe Snyder

Business Broker

Joe Snyder worked through the “ranks” of business from an early age. He has successfully owned and operated many privately held companies, eventually elected to serve as CEO of a multi-million dollar Utility Company. Joe is a veteran of the United States Army, a graduate of the Illinois State Police Academy, holds a B.S. in Administration of Justice from Missouri Baptist University and is currently engaged in graduate studies at SLU Law. If you are looking for someone who understands the subtleties of business brokerage, who will stand at your side during the process of selling or buying your business then call Joe for a free consultation (314) 379-9937.

Scott Weber

Scott Weber

Business Broker

Scott has over 35 years of experience as a business owner in the St. Louis area. He draws from his wealth of expertise in project management, hospitality, customer service, and all aspects of the restaurant industry. Even with his upbeat & friendly personality, Scott loves the serious and exhilarating challenge of business. Whether he is operating his own businesses or helping other owners buy and sell their businesses, Scott stands by these words: “Always do the right things, without excuses. Your word means everything and it follows you forever, so you must act with integrity and excellence."

David Wood

David Wood

Business Broker

Growing up in a family business, Dave learned at an early age what it takes to be a successful business owner. This included employee management , customer service, marketing, and finances. After receiving a degree in electronics, Dave joined IBM’s Product Development Research Center in New York. Then joined AT&T Engineering Department in St. Louis. Started his own business that he managed for 20 years, during that time, Dave employed between 20 to 40 people with a lot of them being long time employees. Dave has been with Saint Louis Group since 1998, along with Dave’s success with the company he has received many letters of appreciation from the people he has helped over his years as a business broker. Clients have described Dave as: “Innovative problem solver, easy to work with, accomplished negotiator, direct and fair, gains cooperation with others.”

Jim Wors

Jim Wors

Business Broker

Jim is a successful business executive and entrepreneur. He started his career with Anheuser-Busch in 1987, holding positions in purchasing, contract negotiation and human resources during his 20 years of service. In addition, Jim has successfully owned and operated businesses in the industries of service, retail and hospitality over the past 25 years. Having experience in both the corporate sector and small business, Jim offers extensive personal knowledge and professional expertise when working with clients. Jim is a St Louis native and holds a B.S. in Business from Lindenwood University. You may reach Jim at 314-517-7024.

Alice Staas

Alice Staas

Alice Staas has been setting appointments with our clients since 2002, she has successfully marketed our business to hundreds of business owners in the St. Louis area.

Mary Ann Birmingham

Mary Ann Birmingham

Mary Ann comes to us with many years of experience in the Insurance business. She is our administrative assistant.