Consulting

Ivy League Barista Academy was developed by a team of coffee entrepreneurs with a vision to educate coffee business owners across the country. Our goal is to educate, teach and train new and existing business owners and operators the fundamentals to running a successful coffee business. Our consultants are educated and experienced in building successful businesses from the ground up. Our consulting services take you further than steaming milk or doing latte art. Our consultants can help you secure a location as well as assist you in key elements like how to brand your business, and execute a great grand opening.

Our team of experienced consultants has worked with business owners across the country and has successfully assisted in opening over 500 coffee businesses. We have worked with major coffee franchises and publicly traded companies, while also working with hundreds of first time coffee business owners. Our team of trainers and consultants has over 25 years of combined experience in the industry. We strive to educate and teach the skills and disciplines of coffee business ownership through proper techniques, systems, product orientation and business development. We have built a consulting team of experts from all facets of the coffee industry.

Location Selection and Lease Negotiation
A representative of Ivy League Barista Academy will provide assistance in finding, securing and negotiating a potential location for your future business. As a location selection customer you will receive our Location Consultation and Selection Package complete with site selection worksheets, phone scripts, visibility and convenience information, pictures, and proposal. » Read More
Business Plan for Financing
(Free with the purhcase of May training class ONLY!)
The Business Plan Package was designed to assist customers in defining a strategic path for opening a coffee shop, café, or drive-thru business and fulfilling their future business goals. This comprehensive package includes a sample business plan formatted for presenting to investors, property management, business owners, etc. » Read More
Grand Opening and Marketing
Have one of our experienced consultants on location for the day you've worked so hard for - Grand Opening day. Our consultant will travel to your location 1-2 days before your scheduled Grand Opening to assist you in putting the finishing touches on your project. » Read More
Signage and Branding
Ivy League Barista Academy's branding package is the first step to developing an aggressive brand that targets a perspective customer base for your future business. Ivy League Barista Academy's team of skilled consultants will work with you on custom and unique logo designs, menu design and layout, exterior building signage design. » Read More
Private Consulting for Startup or Evaluation of Existing Business Operations
To optimize the return on your investment it is worth the little extra to have an expert there by your side. We have specialist in many unique fields of the coffee industry; from our team you can gain great insight in to the coffee industry. Our goal is to assist you in operating successful coffee businesses whether it is new business owners or already existing establishments needing improvements. » Read More


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