Companies That Sell Businesses - Denver, CO

Our team of certified business brokers and M&A advisors adhere to the highest ethical standards and guarantee strict confidentiality throughout the sales process.

With two decades of experience, ENLIGN’s team of certified professionals has completed hundreds of transactions in a wide range of industries.

We adhere to best practices and strict confidentiality to deliver ideal outcomes that meet or exceed your goals.

Companies that Sell Businesses - Denver, CO

When you are looking for Companies That Sell Businesses in Denver, CO, you want to be sure that you are represented by an experienced and trustworthy professional. Our team of certified business brokers and M&A advisors adhere to the highest ethical standards and guarantee strict confidentiality throughout the sales process. We make sure that only a qualified prospect, who has signed a non-disclosure agreement, will know the identity of your company. We don’t take shortcuts.

With two decades of experience, ENLIGN’s team of certified professionals has completed hundreds of transactions in a wide range of industries. Over the years, we have honed a thorough, proven process for business sales, guiding you and skillfully managing every detail to a successful close. We leverage our extensive, national marketing network and partnerships with the top industry organizations to deliver maximum results as one of the leading Companies That Sell Businesses in Denver, CO, while maintaining strict confidentiality.

ENLIGN Advisors partners with the top industry organizations in the world to ensure that you receive impeccable service if you have decided that you need to find Companies That Sell Businesses in Denver, CO. We adhere to best practices and strict confidentiality to deliver ideal outcomes that meet or exceed your goals. Operating with the highest integrity enables us to create meaningful relationships with all stakeholders.

So if you’re looking for Companies That Sell Businesses in Denver, CO in Jun 2024, choose ENLIGN. Contact us.

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ENLIGN Represents Seller Of Outdoor Power Equipmen..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 07/31/2019

Raleigh, NC - ENLIGN Business Brokers has served as intermediary in the sale of Clay's Power Equipment Raleigh and Fuquay Varina Locations. ENLIGN, representin

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Erase The Stress Of Selling Your Business By Findi..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 07/27/2019

There is no denying the fact that life is much, much easier when one can find the right buyer for his or her business.  Buying or selling a business can be a s

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The Historic Levels Of Small Businesses Being Sold..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/15/2019

The number of small business transitions continues to be strong for the first quarter of 2019.  In fact, despite a small decline, small business transiti

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Retained By Italian Ice Co..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/03/2019

RALEIGH, NC - George Bradbury, CBI has announced that ENLIGN Business Brokers has been retained by the owner of a Italian Ice Company to sell the business.

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ENLIGN Represents Seller Of Patent In Travel And T..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/01/2019

Raleigh, NC - ENLIGN Business Brokers has served as intermediary in the sale of USPTO registered patent in travel and tourism technology space. ENLIGN, represen

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Could The Red-Hot Market For Businesses Be Cooling..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 04/13/2019

The economy is red hot, and that fact is translating over to lots of activity in businesses being sold.  However, it is possible that this record-breaking numb

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New Year’s Resolutions & Selling Your Busine..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/25/2019

Most people fail to keep their New Year’s Resolutions.  But where buying and selling a business is concerned, failing to keep those resolutions could mean an

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Confidentiality Agreements: What Are The Most Impo..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/09/2019

Every business has to be concerned about maintaining confidentiality.  In fact, it is common for business owners to become somewhat obsessed with confidentiali

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5 Big Questions To Consider When Financing A Busin..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/07/2019

How should the purchase of a business be structured?  This is a point that you’ll want to address early in the sale process.  For most people, buying or sel

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Determining Your Company’s Undocumented Value

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/19/2019

Business appraisals are not one-dimensional.  In fact, a good business appraisal is one that factors in a wide range of variables in order to achieve an accura

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Considering All Of Your Business Real Estate Optio..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/12/2019

In a recent December 2018 article in Divestopedia entitled, “Options for Business Real Estate When Selling a Company,” the topic of business real estate was

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Four Significant Issues You Need To Consider When ..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/03/2019

The process of selling a business can be very complex. Whether you’ve sold a business in the past or are selling a business for the very first time, it is imp

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When It’s Time To Sell, Put Your Strengths First

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 10/31/2018

Putting your strengths first will help you sell your business.  While this may seem obvious, a surprising number of business owners will either improperly inde

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Evaluating Your Company’s Weaknesses

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 10/24/2018

The time you spend evaluating your company’s weaknesses is, as it turns out, one of the single best investments you can hope to make.  No one should understa

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Retained By Established HV..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 10/01/2018

RALEIGH, NC - Jeff Snell, CM&AP, M&AMI, LCBI, ABI has announced that ENLIGN Advisors has been retained by the owner of a https://enligncurrent.wpengine.

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Interested In Buying A Business? Check Out These 3..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 09/18/2018

When it comes to buying a business, nothing is more important than the factor of due diligence. For most people, this investment is the single largest financia

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Maintaining Confidentiality Throughout The Sale Pr..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 08/28/2018

There are two key ingredients when it comes to selling a business: professionalism and confidentiality. If either of these two ingredients are lacking, then you

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Embracing Retirement And Selling: 4 Tips For A Smo..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 07/31/2018

No one works forever. Regardless of how much you love your business, sooner or later you will have to step away. Owning a business can be very demanding. Thi

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Is It Time To Become A Business Owner? 3 Questions..

| 07/24/2018

Many people know that owning a business isn't for them. But for others, the appeal and lure of owning their own business can be powerful indeed. If you are unce

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The Top Two Ways To Purchase A Business Without Co..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 07/18/2018

Banks love collateral and for a very simple reason. If you have collateral, then the bank has something it can take if you fail to repay your loan. At its hea

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Are You Asking A Reasonable Price For Your Private..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/26/2018

Placing a price on a privately-held company is usually more complex than placing a value, or a price, on a publicly-held company. There are many reasons for th

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Examining The Mind Of The Serious Buyer – 5 Poin..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/19/2018

Are you looking for a way to perfect your presentation? Understanding what the typical serious buyer wants will help you get your business ready for selling. L

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Is Now The Right Time To Sell Your Company?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/12/2018

Like many things in life, timing can be everything when it comes to selling your company. Every day more and more baby-boomers are now reaching retirement age.

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If You’re Selling, Get Ready To Expect The Unexp..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/06/2018

Many experts agree that the best time to prepare to sell your business is when you start your business. That may sound extreme. However, few business owners re

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ENLIGN Sells SNAP Fitness Of Davidson To New Owner

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/31/2018

Davidson, NC – Joe Vagnone, an ENLIGN Business Broker based in Cornelius, NC is pleased to announce the successful sale of a SNAP Fitness in Davidson, NC, loc

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Lists Corporate Communicat..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/15/2018

RALEIGH, NC - Jeff Snell, CM&AP, M&AMI, CBI has announced that ENLIGN Advisors has been retained by the owners of a Corporate Communications VoIP and Ma

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ENLIGN Sells Window Genie Of Charlotte

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/09/2018

Cornelius, NC – Charlotte, NC – Joe Vagnone, an ENLIGN Business Broker based in Cornelius, NC is pleased to announce the lucrative sale of Window Ge

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Don’t Let The Dust Settle On Your Lease: 8 Facto..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/08/2018

Owners often neglect understanding their leases and this can be problematic. If your business is location-sensitive, then the status of your lease could be of

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Business Sale To A Competitor – Why They Always ..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 04/29/2018

Selling your business to a competitor a.k.a. strategic buyer will always yield the lowest transaction value. By: Michael Fekkes, M&AMI, CBI, CEPA The unfor

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ENLIGN Retained By Southeast Manufacturing Company

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 04/26/2018

NASHVILLE, TN - Michael Fekkes, M&AMI, CBI, CEPA has announced that the firm has been retained by a manufacturer of vinyl and printed products to represent

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Buying? Selling? Seven Key Points To Consider

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/27/2018

Buying or selling a business is one of the most important decisions that most people ever make. Before jumping in, there are several points that should be take

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When Selling Your Business, Play To Win

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/07/2018

If you are an independent business owner, you are most likely also an independent business seller–if not now, you will be somewhere down the road. The S

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Similar Companies Can Have Huge Value Differences

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/27/2018

Can two companies in the same industry have very different valuations? In short, the answer is a resounding, yes. Let's take an example of two companies that

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ENLIGN Business Broker Joe Vagnone Sells Kiddie Ko..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/20/2018

Charlotte, NC – Joe Vagnone, an ENLIGN Business Broker based in Cornelius, is pleased to announce the successful sale of Kiddie Kollege Early Learning Cen

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What Do Buyers Want In A Company?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/24/2018

Selling your business doesn't have to feel like online dating, but for many sellers this is exactly what it can feel like. Many sellers are left wondering, “

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ENLIGN Sells Shuping Superior Graphics, Salisbury,..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/19/2018

Salisbury, NC – Formed over three decades ago, Shuping Superior Graphics [SSG] prints golf score cards and golf course yardage books for hundreds of

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A Short Story All Family-Owned Businesses Should R..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/15/2018

When it comes to selling a family-owned business there are no shortage of complicating factors, but one in particular pops up quite often. This article contain

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ENLIGN Represents Action Rider Tack In Second Succ..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/05/2018

MEDFORD, OR - ENLIGN Business Brokers has served as intermediary in the sale of Action Rider Tack, Inc. located in Medford, Oregon for the second time. ENLIGN,

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ENLIGN Sells Acme Sample Books, High Point, NC

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/03/2018

High Point, NC – Formed in 1955, Acme Sample Books produces sales tools for furniture, fabric and wall covering manufacturing companies who benefit from c

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ENLIGN Sells Material Handling Manufacturing Busin..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/01/2018

NASHVILLE, TN - Michael Fekkes, M&AMI, CBI, CEPA announces the sale of an Overhead Crane manufacturing business in middle Tennessee. This twenty-six-year-ol

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ENLIGN Sells The Grabbagreen Restaurant In North H..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 12/29/2017

Raleigh, NC – The Raleigh Grabbagreen Restaurant, is a fast food restaurant where great tasting, healthy food meet the speed and convenience of tradi

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Michael Fekkes Appointed To Chair Of Merger & Acqu..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 12/15/2017

NASHVILLE, TN - ENLIGN Advisors congratulates Michael Fekkes on being appointed as Chair of the Merger & Acquisition Source Communications Committee. We are

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ENLIGN Retained By Tennessee Entertainment Company

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 12/06/2017

NASHVILLE, TN - Michael Fekkes, M&AMI, CBI, CEPA has announced that the firm has been retained by a profitable entertainment business to represent them in t

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Three Common Errors Caused By Inexperience

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 11/28/2017

The old saying that “there is no replacement for experience” is a truism that has stood the test of time. The simple fact is that a lack of experience can

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ENLIGN Retained By Coastal Beach Shop Conglomerate

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 11/11/2017

NASHVILLE, TN - Michael Fekkes, M&AMI, CBI, CEPA has announced that the firm has been retained by an East Coast beach shop conglomerate to assist in the str

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It’s Time To Embrace CSR (Corporate Social Respo..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 11/06/2017

If you are unfamiliar with CSR or corporate social responsibility, you are certainly not alone. In the coming years, you'll be hearing a lot about CSR. In thi

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ENLIGN Retained By Alabama Signage Company

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 10/12/2017

NASHVILLE, TN - Michael Fekkes, M&AMI, CBI, CEPA has announced that the firm has been retained by a custom signage manufacturing company to represent them i

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Keys To Improving The Value Of Your Company

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 09/19/2017

The first key is to have your accountant take a look at your accounting procedures and make recommendations on how to improve them. He or she may also help in

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ENLIGN Sells The Junction Salon & Bar In Raleigh, ..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 09/18/2017

Raleigh, NC – The Junction, is a $1.2 million Hair and Nail Salon in Downtown Raleigh. Their unique concept is that they are the only Salon in NC that als

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The Top 3 Unexpected Events CEO’s May Encounter ..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 07/18/2017

When it comes time to sell a business, not everything goes as planned. You may be one of the lucky ones and find that selling your business is a streamlined pr

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ENLIGN Sells Bulldog Express In Garner, NC

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 07/13/2017

GARNER, NC – Bulldog Express, a full service mailing, packing, and shipping store serving Garner and the surrounding areas since 2010, is under new owners

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The Top 3 Key Factors To Consider About Earnings

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 07/05/2017

Two businesses could report the same numeric value for earnings but that doesn't always tell the whole story. As it turns out, there is far more to earnings th

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Are You Sure Your Deal Is Completed?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/14/2017

When it comes to your deal being completed, having a signed Letter of Intent is great. While everything may seem as though it is moving along just fine, it is

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Do You Really Know The Value Of Your Company?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/06/2017

It is common for executives at companies to undergo an annual physical. Likewise, these same executives will likely examine their own investments at least once

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ENLIGN Sells Pro Shine Of North Carolina In Moores..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/26/2017

Mooresville, NC – Pro Shine of NC, a full service car wash, making the automobiles of Mooresville, Troutman and the surrounding areas shine since 2010, is

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The Six Most Common Types Of Buyers: Pros & Cons

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/23/2017

Business owners considering selling should realize that they have many different types of prospective buyers. Today's prospective business buyers are more soph

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5 Things You Need To Know About Confidentiality Ag..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/16/2017

Confidentiality is a major concern in virtually every business. Quite often business owners become a little nervous when it comes time to sell their business;

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ENLIGN Sells Great Blooms Florist In Raleigh, NC

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/01/2017

Raleigh, NC – Great Blooms Florist, a large single location florist, is under new ownership. Jeff Snell facilitated this sale between the Seller, Glenn G

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ENLIGN Sells The Howell Theatre In Smithfield, NC

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 04/21/2017

Smithfield, NC – Howell Theatre, a four screen second run movie theatre, is under new ownership. Jeff Snell, facilitated this sale between the Seller, Ch

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A Deeper Look At Seller Financing

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 04/19/2017

Buying a business requires a good deal of capital or lender resources. The bottom line is that a large percentage of buyers don't have the necessary capital or

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ENLIGN Sells Millwork And Design Business In Hills..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 04/04/2017

HILLSBOROUGH, NC - Jeff Snell has announced the successful sale of Hardwood Designs located in Hillsborough, North Carolina. The business was established in 198

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Selling A Business? Be Aware Of These Four Potent..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/27/2017

We've outlined below a few unexpected aspects of the business sale process that can pop up. Sometimes they severely impact the turnaround time of a sale. But

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Your Company’s Undocumented Worth

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/20/2017

The valuation is a major factor that influences the overall selling price of the property. Business appraisals are based upon a multitude of criteria and indis

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ENLIGN Sells Dog Kennel And Bar In Mooresville, NC

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/20/2017

MOORESVILLE, NC – Ike’s Dog Pub Play & Stay, a business “where dogs and people come together”, bringing dog daycare, boarding and en

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ENLIGN Becomes Title Sponsor For Educated Giving F..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/19/2017

RALEIGH, NC – Jeff Snell has announced that the firm has become the title sponsor for Educated Giving Foundation 2017. The next event is Wednesday, March

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Service Businesses Perform Highest When It Comes T..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/14/2017

Recently, Business Brokerage Press performed a survey of brokers across the country to see what sells at the highest rate, and what they discovered was very int

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Strong Selling Points: Let Your Strengths Work For..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/15/2017

“Independent business owner” is a phrase with two meanings. Of course, it means being the owner of an independent business. But another way to look at

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ENLIGN Retained By A National Food And Juice Franc..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/09/2017

RALEIGH, NC—George Bradbury has announced that the firm has been retained by a food and juice franchise to represent them in the sale of the business. ENL

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What Are Your Company’s Weaknesses?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/07/2017

Every company has weaknesses; the trick is to fix them. There is a saying that the test of a good company president or CEO is what happens to the company when

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Be A Winning Seller: Good Negotiation Is The Key

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/01/2017

You've made the big decision to put your business on the market. Your reasons for selling are valid, carefully-considered, and “good” – the kind that won

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ENLIGN Retained By Computer Systems Integration Fi..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/01/2017

RALEIGH, NC – Jeff Snell has announced that the firm has been retained by a computer systems integration firm to represent them in the sale of the busines

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Points To Ponder For Sellers

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/25/2017

Who best understands my business? When interviewing intermediaries to represent the sale of your firm, it is important that you discuss your decision process f

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ENLIGN Retained By A Restaurant And Bar On The Int..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/25/2017

North Carolina: George Bradbury has announced that the firm has been retained by a restaurant and bar located on the North Carolina inter-coastal waterway to re

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Joe Vagnone Recognized By Lake Norman Chamber With..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/20/2017

Joe Vagnone, a business consultant with ENLIGN Business Brokers is author of “So You Want to Buy a Small Business?”. Vagnone can also be heard on Fr

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Sell Your Business And Start Your Retirement

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/11/2017

When the day comes to sell your business, it is important that prospective buyers understand why you have made this decision. Having a valid reason why it is t

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Can I Buy A Business With No Collateral

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/03/2017

At first glance the idea of buying a business with no collateral may seem impossible, but in reality it can be done. Let's examine your options. When it comes

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ENLIGN Has Record Breaking 2016 Number Of Closings..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/01/2017

RALEIGH, NC – Jeff Snell has announced that ENLIGN has completed a record 2016 year in number of businesses sold. Additionally, In January 2017 the firm h

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Should You Become A Business Owner?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 12/19/2016

While being a business owner may in the end not be for everyone, there is no denying the great rewards that come to business owners. So should you buy a busine

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ENLIGN Facilitates New Owner For Charlotte-based R..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 12/08/2016

CHARLOTTE, NC – Charlotte based Moxie Cycling Company, http://www.moxiecycling.com, a cycling apparel company by and for women with moxie, is under new ow

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ENLIGN Sells Busy Upscale Hair Salon In Wake Fores..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 12/05/2016

WAKE FOREST, NC - George Bradbury has announced the successful sale of SHEARFUN Hair Studio located in Wake Forest, North Carolina with 12 stylists that provide

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Avoiding Legal Mistakes When Selling Your Business

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 11/16/2016

A common mistake that many make when preparing to buy or sell a business is to overlook all the various legal issues involved. A legal mistake can bring the ent

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ENLIGN Sells Industrial Scale Distributor

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 11/10/2016

NASHVILLE, TN - Michael Fekkes, CBI, CEPA announces the sale of an Industrial Scale Distribution business in middle Tennessee. This twenty-five year-old busines

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ENLIGN Sells Bio Green Charlotte- Lake Norman Fran..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 11/09/2016

STATESVILLE, NC – Bio Green Natural Fertilization, a company specializing in weed control, outdoor pest control, core aeration, seeding and professional l

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ENLIGN Retained By Large Middle Tennessee HVAC Com..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 11/03/2016

NASHVILLE, TN  - Michael Fekkes, CBI, CEPA has announced that the firm has been retained by a large heating ventilation & cooling firm to represent the

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5 Things To Consider When Transferring Your Busine..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 11/01/2016

Letting go of a business isn't a process that one should jump into lightly, and that fact holds true even when it comes to your loved ones. Let's take a look a

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How To Ensure Confidentiality During Your Sale

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 10/19/2016

Selling a business is a process that depends upon professionalism and confidentiality. Selecting a business broker who understands the critical role that confi

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ENLIGN Sells Custom Upholstery Manufacturer In Gre..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 09/30/2016

Greensboro, NC - Charles Milam, M&AMI, CBI announces the sale of a Custom Upholstery Manufacturer in North Carolina. This forty-year-old business specialize

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Seller Financing

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 09/27/2016

The majority of business sales include some form of seller financing. Typically, seller financing is when the seller provides a loan to cover part of the purch

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ENLIGN Sells Independent Rapid Refill Ink And Tone..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 09/19/2016

RALEIGH, NC – Jeff Snell has announced the successful sale of Rapid Refill Ink and Toner located in Raleigh, North Carolina to Kelly Gunterman.  The

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5 Tips For Buyers Of International Businesses

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 08/30/2016

The decision to buy an international business is no doubt quite serious. There are numerous factors that must be taken into consideration when deciding whether

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ENLIGN Sells Profitable Vintage Corvette Car Deale..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 08/30/2016

NASHVILLE, TN  - Michael Fekkes, CBI, CEPA announces the sale of a classic and vintage corvette dealer in middle Tennessee.  This eleven-year-old busi

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Is It Possible To Sell To A Business Competitor?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 08/01/2016

A common question in the realm of buying and selling businesses is, “Is it possible to sell to a business competitor?” The short answer is yes, it is quite

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Large Electrical Contractor Selects ENLIGN As Excl..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 07/26/2016

Raleigh, NC – Charles "Chuck" Russitano, CPA has announced that the firm has been retained by a growing electrical contracting firm to represent them in t

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Are You Emotionally Ready To Sell?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 07/20/2016

Quite often sellers don't give much thought to whether or not they are ready to sell. But this can be a mistake. The emotional components of both buying and sel

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Gregg Kunz Joins ENLIGN Advisors - Colorado

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 07/01/2016

RALEIGH, N.C.- Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI and Principal Broker of ENLIGN Business Brokers, a firm representing profitable privately-held, businesses for sa

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Selling: What Does An Intermediary Expect From You

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/22/2016

If you are seriously considering selling your company, you have no doubt considered using the services of an intermediary. You probably have wondered what you

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Family-Owned Businesses Do Have Choices

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/14/2016

Family-owned businesses do have some options when it comes time to sell. Selling the entire business may not be the best choice when there are no other family

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ENLIGN Sells Franchised Mobility Access Equipment ..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/10/2016

CHARLOTTE, NC – ENLIGN Sells Franchised Mobility Access Equipment Retailer.  Jeff Snell has announced the successful sale of Amramp located in Charlo

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ENLIGN Sells High Quality Personal Service Limousi..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/02/2016

RALEIGH, NC – Jeff Snell has announced the successful sale of All-Points Transportation located in Raleigh, North Carolina to Triangle Corporate Coach.&nb

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ENLIGN Retained By Pressure Washing Company

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/01/2016

HUNTERSVILLE, NC  – Joe Vagnone has announced that the firm has been retained by a pressure washing company to represent them in the sale of the business. 

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ENLIGN Sells Fly Fishing And Outdoor Retail Shop I..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/31/2016

CORNELIUS, NC – Joe Vagnone has announced the successful sale of Madison River Fly Fishing Outfitters located in Cornelius, North Carolina.  This sho

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ENLIGN Retained By Two Profitable Coastal NC Sears..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/15/2016

RALEIGH, NC  - Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI has announced that the firm has been retained by two profitable coastal North Carolina Sears Hometown Stores to

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ENLIGN Sells Online Jewelry Retailer Based In Chap..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 04/28/2016

CHAPEL HILL, NC – John O’Connor, ABI announced the sale of KellyAndPavel Designs based in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.  The business provides o

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Triangle Business Journal Reports ENLIGN Completes..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 04/15/2016

RALEIGH, NC - Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI announced that The Triangle Business Journal reported on April 15th, 2016 that ENLIGN had successfully completed t

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Considerations When Selling…Or Buying

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 04/05/2016

Important questions to ask when looking at a business…or preparing to have your business looked at by prospective buyers. • What's for sale? What's not fo

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ENLIGN Sells Local Travel Magazine In Raleigh, NC

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/28/2016

RALEIGH, NC  - John O'Connor, ABI announces the sale of the Travel Host Magazine franchise  in Raleigh, North Carolina.  The business provides advertising an

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The Confidentiality Myth

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/16/2016

When it comes time to sell the company, a seller's prime concern is one of confidentiality. Owners are afraid that “if the word gets out” they will

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A Selling Memorandum

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/10/2016

A sellers memorandum includes all those points one would normally expect to see in any business plan, to wit: an executive summary, a business description, fina

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ENLIGN Sells Snap Fitness Located In Cornelius, NC

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/03/2016

CORNELIUS, NC  – Joe Vagnone announced the sale of Snap Fitness based in Cornelius, North Carolina.  With 2,000 clubs open or in development in

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Common Seller Questions

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/02/2016

How long does it take to sell my business? It generally takes, on average, between five to eight months to sell most businesses. Keep in mind that an average i

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ENLIGN Sells Franchised Printer In Raleigh, NC

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/01/2016

RALEIGH, NC  - Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI announces the sale of the PIP Printing franchise on Creedmoor Road in Raleigh, North Carolina.  The bus

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ENLIGN Sells Hallmark Gold Crown Store In Charlott..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/24/2016

MATTHEWS, NC – Joe Vagnone has announced the successful sale of a locally owned Hallmark Gold Crown Store franchise. This was a five-owner, estate trust

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Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI And Michael Fekkes, CB..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/22/2016

Jeff Snell and Michael Fekkes have completed the Merger and Acquisition Source Course #600: Presentation Skills for M&A Professionals. The three day course

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ENLIGN Sells Custom Upholstery Shop In Greensboro,..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/19/2016

GREENSBORO, NC  - Charles Milam, M&AMI, CBI announced the sale of a custom upholstery business located in Greensboro and serving Winston Salem, Durham,

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ENLIGN Sells Established And Popular Garden Center..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/17/2016

RALEIGH, NC  - Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI announces the sale of an established and popular garden center in Raleigh, North Carolina.  The busines

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ENLIGN Retained By Second Run Movie Theatre

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/04/2016

RALEIGH, NC  - Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI has announced that the firm has been retained by a second run movie theatre to represent them in the sale of the

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Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI Admitted As Expert Wit..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/02/2016

RALEIGH, N.C.- Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI and Principal Broker of ENLIGN Business Brokers, a firm representing profitable privately-held, businesses for sa

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What Makes Your Company Unique?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/01/2016

There are unique attributes of a company that make it more attractive to a possible acquirer and/or more valuable. Certainly, the numbers are important, but po

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Is This The Right Time To Sell?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/25/2016

“Whatever the reason, there should be something other than dollars that motivates you to explore a sale. After all, if it weren't more valuable to own the bu

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ENLIGN Sells Sweet Memories Bakery In Apex, NC

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/16/2016

APEX, NC  – Jeff Snell announced the sale of Sweet Memories Bakery located in Apex, North Carolina.  Sweet Memories Bakery is an upscale, desser

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ENLIGN Sells Language Interpretation And Translati..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/04/2016

NASHVILLE, TN  - Michael Fekkes, CBI, CEPA announces the sale of a global translation and language interpretation business on the west coast.  The bus

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ENLIGN Sells Lake Norman Tap Room And Brewery - LK..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 12/31/2015

MOORESVILLE, NC – Joe Vagnone has announced the successful sale of a locally owned tap house and brewery located in Moorseville, NC. ENLIGN marketed the o

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Joe Ricco Joins ENLIGN Business Brokers

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 11/18/2015

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI and Principal Broker of ENLIGN Business Brokers, a firm representing profitable privately-held, businesses for

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ENLIGN Sells Nationally Recognized Hosting, SEO, &..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 10/20/2015

LAKE NORMAN, NC – Joe Vagnone has announced the successful sale of a locally owned, nationally recognized, professional marketing business specializing in

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Why Your Company Needs A Physical

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 10/07/2015

Many executives of both public and private firms get a physical check-up once a year. Many of these same executives think nothing of having their investments ch

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ENLIGN Retained By Fourth Durable Medical Equipmen..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 09/25/2015

RALEIGH, N.C. – Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI and ENLIGN’s Principal Broker and Founder, has announced that the firm has been retained by a North

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ENLIGN Retained By Porsche Automotive Parts Recycl..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 08/28/2015

RALEIGH, N.C. – Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI and ENLIGN’s Principal Broker and Founder, has announced that the firm has been retained by a North

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Should You Be Selling Your Company…Now?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 08/18/2015

The answer to the question asked in the title is, “It all depends!” There are all sorts of studies, surveys and the like suggesting that as more and more

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Congress Ends SBA Loan Shutdown By Raising Annual ..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 07/28/2015

The Small Business Administration can resume lending to small businesses through its flagship 7(a) loan program now that Congress has raised the program’s

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How Does Your Business Compare?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/24/2015

When considering the value of your company, there are basic value drivers. While it is difficult to place a specific value on them, one can take a look and make

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How Does Your Business Compare?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/24/2015

When considering the value of your company, there are basic value drivers. While it is difficult to place a specific value on them, one can take a look and ma

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ENLIGN Retained By A Second Online Equestrian Prod..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/22/2015

Raleigh, NC - Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI has announced that the firm has been retained to represent an online retailer of equestrian products.  The co

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The Confidentiality Agreement

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/09/2015

When considering selling their companies, many owners become paranoid regarding the issue of confidentiality. They don't want anyone to know the company is for

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Sells Lake Norman Boat Clu..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/15/2015

LAKE NORMAN, NC – Joe Vagnone has announced the successful sale of a Boat Club located in Lake Norman, NC. ENLIGN, representing the seller, prepared a bu

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Common Reasons For Selling

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/05/2015

It has been said that the sale of a business is usually event driven. Very few owners of businesses, whether small or large, wake up one morning and think, “T

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Considering Selling? Some Important Questions

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 04/22/2015

Some years ago, when Ted Kennedy was running for president of the United States, a commentator asked him why he wanted to be president. Senator Kennedy stumbled

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Howard Perry And Walston Commercial & Hotel Group ..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/26/2015

Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC - Sanjay Mundra, CEO at Howard Perry & Walston Commercial and Hotel Group announce an exclusive partnership with ENLIGN Busin

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Family Businesses

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/18/2015

A recent study revealed that only about 28 percent of family businesses have developed a succession plan. Here are a few tips for family-owned businesses to p

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Two Similar Companies ~ Big Difference In Value

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/12/2015

Consider two different companies in virtually the same industry. Both companies have an EBITDA of $6 million – but, they have very different valuations. O

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What Are Buyers Looking For In A Company?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/03/2015

It has often been said that valuing companies is an art, not a science. When a buyer considers the purchase of a company, three main things are almost always co

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A Reasonable Price For Private Companies

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/23/2015

Putting a price on privately-held companies is more complicated than placing a value or price on a publicly-held one. For one thing, many privately-held busin

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Retained By Independent Ca..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/15/2015

Raleigh, NC - Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI has announced that ENLIGN Business Brokers has been retained by a North Carolina Based Independent Carpet Cleaning

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Top Ten Mistakes Made By Sellers

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/12/2015

Neglecting the day-to-day running of their business with the reasoning that it will sell tomorrow. Starting off with too high a price with the assumption 

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Why Sell Your Company?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/02/2015

Selling one's business can be a traumatic and emotional event. In fact, "seller's remorse" is one of the major reasons that deals don't close. The business ma

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Buying (or Selling) A Business

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/08/2015

The following is some basic information for anyone considering purchasing a business. Is may also be of interest to anyone thinking of selling their business. T

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Retained By Bed & Breakfas..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 11/05/2014

Raleigh, NC - Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI has announced that ENLIGN Business Brokers has been retained by a North Carolina Based Bed & Breakfast, Barn a

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Selling A Business: How Long Does It Take?

| 10/08/2014

A recent survey revealed that the average time between listing and sale was 9 months. Why does it take so long to sell a business?  Price and terms a

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Selling Your Business? Expect The Unexpected!

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 10/08/2014

According to the experts, a business owner should lay the groundwork for selling at about the same time as he or she first opens the door for business. Great ad

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Sells Self Service Day Spa

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 09/30/2014

RALEIGH, NC - Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI has announced the successful sale of a self service day spa located in Raleigh, NC. ENLIGN, representing the sell

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Sells Corporate Concierge ..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 08/22/2014

RALEIGH, NC - Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI has announced the successful sale of a corporate concierge services firm located in Raleigh, NC. ENLIGN, represent

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Retained By Commercial Pac..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/15/2014

Raleigh, NC - Michael Fekkes, CBI, CEPA has announced that ENLIGN Business Brokers has been retained by a Southeastern Commercial Packaging Company to represent

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Creating Value In Privately Held Companies

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/05/2014

“As shocking as it may sound, I believe that most owners of middle market private companies do not really know the value of their company and what it take

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Sells High-end Audio Video..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/11/2014

Raleigh, NC - Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI has announced the successful sale of a high-end audio video products retailer and installer located in Baton Rouge

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Considering Selling? Some Things To Consider

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/07/2014

Know what your business is worth. Don’t even think about selling until you know what your business should sell for. Are you prepared to lower your price if

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Can You Really Afford To Sell?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 12/17/2013

In many cases, the sale of a small company is “event” driven. That is, the reason for sale is often an event such as a health decline or illness, di

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Surprises CEOs Face When Selling Their Companies

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 10/30/2013

Surprise #1: Substantial Time Commitment In the real estate business, once the owner engages the broker there is very little for the owner to do until the broke

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Company Weaknesses

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 09/16/2013

Take two seemingly identical companies with very similar financials, but one of the companies was worth substantially more than the other company. One company w

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Represents Outdoor Recreat..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 08/30/2013

Raleigh, NC - Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI has announced the successful sale of a retail outdoor recreation business located in Raleigh, NC. The transacti

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Questions To Consider For The Serious Buyer

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 07/30/2013

A serious buyer should have the answers to the following questions: Why are you considering the purchase of a business at this time? What is your time frame

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Buying Or Selling A Business: The External View

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 07/10/2013

There is the oft-told story about Ray Kroc, the founder of McDonalds. Before he approached the McDonald brothers at their California hamburger restaurant,

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What Would Your Business Sell For?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 07/01/2013

There is the old anecdote about the immigrant who opened his own business in the United States. Like many small business owners, he had his own bookkeeping syst

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How Long Does It Take To Sell A Business?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/21/2013

Recent studies indicate that it now takes, on average, about eight to ten months to sell a small business. This figure seems to increase yearly. Why does it tak

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Jeff Snell Appointed To IBBA Credentialing Committ..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/27/2013

Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI has been appointed to the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA) Credentialing Committee. Membership in the IBBA is v

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Jeff Snell Appointed To International Business Bro..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 11/28/2012

Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI has been appointed to the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA) Membership Committee. Membership in the IBBA is volu

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Jeff Snell Appointed To M&A Source Membership Comm..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 11/28/2012

Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI has been appointed to the M&A Source Membership Committee. Membership in the M&A Source is voluntary. Membership fees an

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Provides Merger And Acquis..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 11/13/2012

Nashville, TN - Michael Fekkes, CBI has announced the successful sale of A&A Stone, a wholesale stone and masonry business. Representing Michael Melton and

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ENLIGN Brokers Attend M&A Source Conference

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 11/11/2012

Two ENLIGN Brokers, Jeff Snell, M&AMI, CBI, ABI and Charles Milam, CBI attended the Fall 2012 M&A Source conference held November 7th-9th in Las Vegas,

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ENLIGN Represents Court Reporting Services Of Rale..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 10/18/2012

RALEIGH

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ENLIGN Records Highest Transaction Value And Highe..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 10/12/2012

According to the Triangle Business Journal and BizBuySell.com data ENLIGN Business Brokers recorded the largest sale in Central North Carolina during Q3 2012 wi

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Represents Seller Of Tacti..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 09/21/2012

Detailed release being approved by buyer and seller. ===== General information: RALEIGH

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SELECTING THE RIGHT ADVISORS WHEN SELLING OR BUYIN..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 07/05/2012

Professional advisors play a critical role in assisting buyers and sellers complete successful transactions. Building a transaction team including legal, accou

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Lessons Learned: Comments From Those Who Failed

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

The following appeared in a study, Financial Difficulties of Small Businesses and Reasons for Their Failure, prepared for the Small Business Administration (S

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Size Breakdown Of Businesses

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Here is a common and much-used breakdown by the federal government: Small Business Administration (SBA): Very Small Business = 19 or fewer employees Smal

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Seize The Moment -- Tips For Sellers (Option B)

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

If you have made the decision to sell your business, the wisest first move is to contact a qualified business broker professional, who can . . . Advise you on

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The Advantages Of Seller Financing

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Business owners who want to sell their business are often told by business brokers and intermediaries that they will have to consider financing the sale thems

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Key Items Necessary For Selling A Business

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Three years of profit and loss statements Federal taxes for the same three years Current list of fixtures and equipment The lease and related documents F

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What Sellers Can Do

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

In addition to using a business broker, there are specific steps you can take to increase the chance of a successful closing. Know why you want to sell your bu

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Thinking About Selling?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Here are some tasks business owners should consider completing before going to market to help their businesses sell. Remove any items not included in the sa

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When Is The Best Time To Sell Your Business?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Many experts say that the best time to sell is when the business is better than it’s ever been. This may be good advice, but few follow it. Why sell when busi

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10 Questions A Seller Should Ask A Broker

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Are you a Certified and Registered Broker/Intermediary? Are you affiliated with any business brokerage associations or trade groups? Will you provide any re

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FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

BUYERS WANT CASH FLOW Recasting financial statements will help you provide a potential buyer with a better view of cash flow.  Cash flow is not the same as

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Selling Checklist

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Thinking About Selling? Here are some tasks business owners should consider completing before going to market to help their businesses sell. Remove any items

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Selling A Business?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Prepare for new management. As soon as you make the decision to sell, begin doing what you can to help the business run "on its own." The business should not,

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Family-Owned Businesses Do Have Choices

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Family-owned businesses do have some options when it comes time to sell.  Selling the entire business may not be the best choice when there are no other fami

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Reasons To Sell / Reasons To Acquire

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

A January 2004 survey conducted by the DAK Group/Rutgers found the following breakdown of why businesses are for sale: Reasons To Sell Risk reduction   

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Selling Your Company -- Some Key Points

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Settle all litigation and environmental issues before putting the company on the market. Hire a good transaction lawyer, because the buyer will also. If

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Why Your Company Needs A Physical

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

  Many executives of both public and private firms get a physical check-up once a year. Many of these same executives think nothing of having their inves

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Is This The Right Time To Sell?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

"Whatever the reason, there should be something other than dollars that motivates you to explore a sale. After all, if it weren't more valuable to own the busin

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What Makes Your Company Unique?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

There are unique attributes of a company that make it more attractive to a possible acquirer and/or more valuable. Certainly, the numbers are important, but pot

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Common Seller Questions

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

How long does it take to sell my business? It generally takes, on average, between five to eight months to sell most businesses. Keep in mind that an average is

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A Selling Memorandum

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

A sellers memorandum includes all those points one would normally expect to see in any business plan, to wit: an executive summary, a business description, fina

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The Confidentiality Myth

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

When it comes time to sell the company, a seller's prime concern is one of confidentiality. Owners are afraid that "if the word gets out" they will lose employe

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Confidentiality Agreements

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

"Confidentiality Agreement - A pact that forbids buyers, sellers, and their agents in a given business deal from disclosing information about the transaction to

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Seller Financing: It Makes Dollars And Sense

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

When contemplating the sale of a business, an important option to consider is seller financing. Many potential buyers don't have the necessary capital or lender

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Why Seller Financing?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Many business owners would like to receive all-cash for their business when selling. And yet they are often told that this is really not possible. Why? Most peo

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Seller Financing -- How A Broker Can Help

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Another important factor relating to the asking price is the amount of cash involved in the sale. There is an old saying that the higher the full-price, the low

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Considerations When Selling...Or Buying

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Important questions to ask when looking at a business...or preparing to have your business looked at by prospective buyers.•What’s for sale? What&rsq

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How's Your Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Your first question may be, “Just what is Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)?” We see CSR demonstrated in a variety of ways in areas such as: TH

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Surveying The Business Scene: How Many Sell?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

One of the most frequently-asked questions by those looking at the independent business scene is: "How many are for sale?" Right on the heels of that question c

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Selling: What Does An Intermediary Expect From You

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

If you are seriously considering selling your company, you have no doubt considered using the services of an intermediary. You probably have wondered what you c

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Mistakes Sellers Make

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

• They neglect to run their business during the sales process. – The owner of a business with sales under the $20 million range can get so involved i

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Points To Ponder For Sellers

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Who best understands my business? When interviewing intermediaries to represent the sale of your firm, it is important that you discuss your decision process fo

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How Does Your Company Rate?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Valuation of private companies is much more subjective than public companies because there is no free trading marketplace for the private companies’ stock

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What Sellers Don't Expect When Selling Their Compa..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

In the proverbial “perfect world,” business owners would plan three to five years ahead to sell their companies. But, as one industry expert has sug

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When Is A Company In Trouble?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Companies can be in trouble or headed for it for many reasons. However, most of them can be linked to one or more of the following: • Lack of proper focus

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What Are Your Company's Weaknesses?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Every company has weaknesses; the trick is to fix them. There is a saying that the test of a good company president or CEO is what happens to the company when h

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Keys To Improving The Value Of Your Company

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

The first key is to have your accountant take a look at your accounting procedures and make recommendations on how to improve them. He or she may also help in p

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Is Your Company Hiding An "Orphan"?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Does your business have an orphan product or service that is doing okay, but doesn’t seem to fit into your core business? Many companies, private equity g

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A Seller's Dilemma

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

When one sells their house, the best deal is usually the highest price.  When one decides to sell their business, there may be other factors to consider.&n

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Does Your Company Have Pricing Power?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

If Starbucks raised the price of a cappuccino, sales most likely would not be affected. If your attorney raised his or her hourly rate, would you switch law fir

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What Do The Following Companies Have In Common?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

This is just a partial list: Church’s Chicken, Uno Chicago Grill, Charlie Brown’s, Domino’s Pizza, Burger King, Cinnabon, Sizzler. The first r

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Selling: Do You Need A Fairness Opinion?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Much has been written about “fairness opinions” due to the financial manipulations among companies such as Enron, Tyco and others. The conflict in t

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Before You Sell Your Family-Owned Business

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

There once was a family-owned bakery that had sales in the millions. The bakery sold bread to restaurants, supermarkets and some retail outlets. The founder gav

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The Key Ingredient To Selling Your Company

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Business Appraisers, before beginning an assignment, like to know the purpose of the appraisal. Usually the assignment demands “bullet proof” docume

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Small Companies That Can't Afford To Sell

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

In many cases, the sale of a small company is “event” driven. That is, the reason for sale is health, divorce, partnership issues, even decline in b

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Do You Really Want To Sell Your Company?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Sellers have to ask this question and give it serious thought prior to making the decision to sell. In too many instances, sellers get to the proverbial altar a

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Prior To Closing -- Red Flags From The Seller's Vi..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Buyers are expected to perform a thorough due diligence on both the business and the seller(s). However, many sellers don’t do an extensive due diligence

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Selling Your Business? Follow These Ten Commandmen..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

1. Place a reasonable price on your business. Since an inflated figure either turns off or slows down potential buyers, rely on your business broker to help you

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Consumers Voice Complaints: And Business Owners Sh..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

"Your salespeople didn't listen when I placed my order, and when I wrote a letter to complain, they still didn't get it right. I guess they don't read any bette

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Under-Reporting Comes Under Fire

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

What is the true income of an independent business? This is a question of interest to many parties--including prospective buyers, investors, and lenders--but no

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Be A Winning Seller: Good Negotiation Is The Key

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

You've made the big decision to put your business on the market. Your reasons for selling are valid, carefully-considered, and "good" - the kind that won't make

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What Every Seller Should Know

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Selling your business is a major decision! You have devoted your time, money and energy to building, running and operating your business. It may well represent

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Strong Selling Points: Let Your Strengths Work For..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

"Independent business owner" is a phrase with two meanings. Of course, it means being the owner of an independent business. But another way to look at "independ

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When Selling Your Business: Confidentiality Is Key

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

You've make the big decision to sell. Your books are in order, you've spiffed up the premises. What are you waiting for? Many sellers get to this threshold and

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When Selling Your Business, Play To Win

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

If you are an independent business owner, you are most likely also an independent business seller--if not now, you will be somewhere down the road. The Small Bu

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Don't Sell Before You're Ready

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

The buyer and seller have both agreed on the sale price and the terms of the transaction. Everyone appears satisfied. As the day of closing approaches, the sell

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The Buy-Sell Agreement: No Business Should Be With..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

In the day-to-day activity of making a business work, many owners overlook the importance of the buy-sell agreement. This document (also referred to as a busine

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A Seller's Checklist Of Do's And Don'ts

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Do have all of your business documentation ready. Everything starts with it. Don't underestimate the value of your business. Owners of privately held businesse

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A Few Things To Consider

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Buyers Want Cash Flow The first thing to keep in mind is that the vast majority of buyers want to buy cash flow. Sit down with your accountant or bookkeeper an

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Ten Mistakes That Sellers Make

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

1. Not knowing what the business should sell for One of the most costly errors a business owner can make is not knowing the approximate price of his or her busi

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Selling Your Business -- Some Key Questions And An..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Selling your business is a major decision! You have devoted your time, money and energy to building, running and operating your business. It may well represent

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Selling Your Business -- What's The Reason?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

There was a study done, years ago, that showed that the reason businesses were for sale had a direct relationship to its probability of sale.   R

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Why Your Business Won't Sell

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

What are the odds of your business actually selling once you have made the decision to sell? Well, if the annual sales of your business are $750,000 or less, re

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What Is A Contingency?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

A contingency in the sale of a business is a condition in the contract of sale or offer that must be resolved, satisfied or rectified by either a buyer or selle

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A Seller's Major Concerns

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

For many owners, selling their business is a new experience, and there is always the fear of the unknown. Selling a business is a not only a major economic deci

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What's Selling Now?

| 06/27/2012

A recent survey revealed the following percentage breakdown of last year’s business sales by business types. The information was furnished by business bro

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Unreported Income:

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Prospective buyers don’t want to hear about “what the business really makes” – they want to see the books and records that show what is

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Selling Price Defined

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

When the time comes to sell your business, what makes up the selling price. What is it that you are selling and the buyer is buying? It is important that the se

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Why Sellers Won't Sell

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

A recent survey asked leading business brokers and intermediaries: What is the seller’s biggest obstacle to selling the business? In other words, why do b

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Are You Ready To Sell?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

What a "loaded" question you may think, but the reality is that almost no business owner and their business reach the qualifications of "Ready to Sell" without

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Confidentiality Agreement - What Is It ?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Confidentiality Agreement - A pact that forbids buyers, sellers, and their agents in a given business deal from disclosing information about the transaction to

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Selling Your Business? Not So Fast

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Most individual company owners only sell one business in their lifetime. A corporate buyer, however, may have been involved in quite a few transactions –

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Selling Your Business? Do-It-Yourself Is Risky Bus..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

When the owner of a business makes the decision to sell, he or she is taking a giant step that involves the emotions as well as the marketplace, each with its o

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Negotiating The Price Gap Between Buyers And Selle..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Sellers generally desire all-cash transactions; however, oftentimes partial seller financing is necessary in typical middle market company transactions. Further

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What Is A Company Worth?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

This question can only be answered by addressing other related questions, specifically: Who’s asking and for what purpose? From the perspective of the own

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12 Ways To Increase The Value Of Your Company

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

1. Build a solid management team. A business with sales of $5 million and up needs a full complement of officers and directors. Such a team might include:

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A Different Look At Valuing Your Company

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Is there pricing elasticity? What's proprietary? What's the company's competitive advantage? Status of employment agreements and non-competes?  Post-Acquis

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How Many Businesses Are There?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

We suspect that the answer to this question depends on who you ask! The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) reports that they received some 24.8 million business tax

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Small Company Growth Trends

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

The median sales of a company going public has gone from an average $15 million in 1999 and 2000 to $164 million in 2004. Smaller companies have decided not to

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Small Companies Are Innovators

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

Small companies are the innovators. The need for large companies to acquire small companies is necessary in order for the former to capture new products and ser

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The Independent Contractor Revisited

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

As the federal government and the state governments look for more ways to bring in money, the independent contractor status is a likely place for them to look.

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Women Business Owners: Coming On Strong

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/27/2012

If there were any doubt that women owners are an ever-growing force on the independent business scene, new studies of leading female entrepreneurs around the wo

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Retained By Mid-Market Ene..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/06/2012

Nashville, TN - Michael Fekkes, CBI has announced that ENLIGN Business Brokers has been retained by a Southeastern Energy Solutions Company to represent them in

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ENLIGN Selected To Represent Transcription And Cou..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/03/2012

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Why Is Seller Financing So Important To The Sale O..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/10/2012

Surveys have shown that a seller who asks for all cash, receives on average only 70 percent of his or her asking price, while sellers who accept terms receive

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How Long Does It Take To Sell My Business?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/10/2012

It generally takes, on average, between five to eight months to sell most businesses. Keep in mind that an average is just that. Some businesses will take longe

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How Are Businesses Priced?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/10/2012

Generally, at the outset, a prospective seller will ask the business broker what he or she thinks the business will sell for. The business broker usually explai

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What Can I Do To Help Sell My Business?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 01/10/2012

A buyer will want up-to-date financial information. If you use accountants, you can work with them on making current information available. If you are using an

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ENLIGN Chosen To Represent Franchised Print, Copy,..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 12/30/2011

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Are You Thinking Of Selling Your Business In 2012?

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 12/22/2011

  By BARBARA TAYLOR / New York Times Putting a price on business. Is it 2012 yet? From where I sit, the Great Recession has felt like the movie

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Selling A Business Doesn

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 12/11/2011

Most business owners mistakenly believe that they should only sell their business when they are ready to retire. While that is certainly one option, the option

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ENLIGN Launches Limited Fee 'Marketing Only' Servi..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 10/21/2011

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Multi-location Franchised Toner And Ink Refill Com..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 08/29/2011

== FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE == Raleigh, NC - Jeff Snell M*AMI, CBI, ABI has announced that ENLIGN Business Brokers has been retained by a Multi-location Franchi

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Michael Fekkes Certified In The Pest Control Indus..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 08/01/2011

== FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE == Nashville, TN

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Lists Overhead Crane Manuf..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 06/26/2011

Michael Fekkes, CBI has announced that ENLIGN Business Brokers has been retained by a Southeastern Crane Manufacturing company to represent them in the sale of

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Lists Durable Medical Equi..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 05/29/2011

Business Brokerage Firm Signs North Carolina Business As New Listing RALEIGH, N.C. - Jeff Snell has announced that ENLIGN Business Brokers has been retained by

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Lists West Coast Language ..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/23/2011

Local Business Brokerage Lists Translation Firm for Sale Nashville, TN - Michael Fekkes, CBI has announced that ENLIGN Business Brokers has been retained by a w

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Provides Consulting Servic..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 02/21/2011

Local Business Brokerage Provides Acquisition Consulting Nashville, TN - Michael Fekkes, CBI has announced that ENLIGN Business Brokers has been retained by the

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Coordinates Sale Of Sunnys..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 04/04/2007

== FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE == 4-4-2007 ENLIGN Business Brokers Coordinates Sale of Sunnyside Tanning Salons RALEIGH – ENLIGN Business Brokers has acted

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ENLIGN Business Brokers Sells Client Firm D'Lites ..

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 03/27/2006

ENLIGN Business Brokers has acted as intermediary in the sale of D'Lites Ice Cream of Cary to Sharon Sullivan of Dip & Serve Ice Cream Parlor, Inc. ENLIGN,

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ENLIGN Signs Local Commercial Printer

ENLIGN DEAL TEAM | | 12/05/2003

ENLIGN Business Brokers has been selected to provide valuation, marketing and listing services by the owneship group of a Triangle area commercial printing firm

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