Our Founder

Bernard A. Cicirello

Denver Business Brokers™ Founder

Bernard Cicirello founded Denver Business Brokers™ in 2003. A native of Chicago, Illinois, Bernard has resided in Denver since 1979. He brings with him more than thirty years of diversified business experience of which seventeen years in the transfer of business ownership, business appraisal and litigation support. He has a broad base of experience within these disciplines

Prior to founding Denver Business Brokers™ in 2003, Mr. Cicirello spent five years as a principal in a Denver based firm focused on main street and lower middle-market business brokerage. During this time, he developed expertise in business acquisitions, debt restructuring, corporate finance and business valuation. Bernard’s transaction and valuation experience has been focused on privately held businesses in general retail, service industry, wholesale/distribution with local and interstate commerce, food processing, construction industry, and intellectual property. The firm’s geographical areas of focus have been Denver Front Range and surrounding Metropolitan Areas, Wyoming, and Nebraska.


  • Northern Illinois University – DeKalb, Illinois
  • Wright College – Chicago, Illinois
  • Triton, College – River Grove, Illinios

Designations and Licenses

  • Certified Business Intermediary – (CBI)
    International Business Brokers Association


  • Accredited Business Appraiser – (AIBA)
    Institute of Business Appraiser


  • Colorado Real Estate License – (EI40015009)

Memberships and Recognitions

  • CABI – Colorado Association of Business Intermediaries
  • IBBA – International Association of Business Intermediaries
  • IBA – Institute of Business Appraisers
  • NACVA – National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts
  • ASA – American Society of Appraisers
  • RECOGNITIONS – Expert in the Transfer of Business Ownership. Expert in Business Valuations.
    District Courts – Adams County, Arapahoe County, Boulder County, Denver County, Jefferson County, Weld County

Bernard A Cicirello

Office – (303) 534-4533
Direct – (303) 960-5890