Growing up in a family that was part of the industry taught our guest today many valuable lessons before she decided to follow the same path. Now a successful custom home builder, Julie DuPree is here to share her journey. From hanging out with her...
Growing up in a family that was part of the industry taught our guest today many valuable lessons before she decided to follow the same path. Now a successful custom home builder, Julie DuPree is here to share her journey. From hanging out with her dad on his job sites to becoming President of her local HBA, Julie has had a long and varied career throughout Tennessee. Now located in Knoxville, listen in as we learn the challenges of her market and how she’s built her business to overcome them.
Show highlights include:
4:26 I learned a lot from my dad at an early age
6:50 The proudest moment of my career was when I won builder of the year and could share that with my dad
9:42 In the beginning trades were hesitant to work for me, a woman in construction, but as I earned their respect they now look forward to working with me
15:45 I have made some great friends and colleagues from being a part of the homebuilders association
18:13 I am friends with everyone I have ever built a home for
19:15 I am a penny pincher and a money cruncher
24:16 I want to be the good story
34:50 Bad karaoke is a good thing
You can learn more about Julie at https://dupreehomes.net/.
LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/julie-dupree-050a2937/
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/dupreehomes/
Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/juliedupree/?hl=en
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