Jeff Snell Earns CM&AP Degree

RALEIGH, NC: Jeff Snell has completed the Certified M&A Professional Program and received the CM&AP degree. Twenty professionals were conveyed the degree bringing the worldwide total to 138.

The Certified M&A Professional Program is offered by the Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University in conjunction with The M&A Source.

The program is an adaptation of the educational/certification offerings of the Coles College M&A Academy, which focuses on the unique aspects of middle market M&A activity. It is ideal for M&A intermediaries, private equity groups and other professionals serving this sector, as well as senior management of privately held businesses.

The course was held from March 12th through March 16, 2018 in Georgia.

News Facts:

  • Jeff Snell has earned the Certified Merger and Acquisition Professional degree.
  • The degree is taught by Kennesaw State University professors at the Coles College M&A Acadamy at Kennesaw State University.
  • There are currently 138 recipients of the degree.
  • The degree provides for 21 hours of continuing education.


“It was an intense five day course requiring substantial prior knowledge and experience to successfully complete.” stated Jeff Snell, Founder and Principal Broker at ENLIGN.


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About ENLIGN Advisors:

ENLIGN Advisors, which has its headquarters in Raleigh, NC and regional offices in Charlotte, NC, Greensboro, NC and Nashville, TN, provides seller and buyer services, professional negotiation, and valuation and marketing services to small and medium business sellers and buyers. ENLIGN provides business owners wishing to sell their businesses with discrete, objective counsel and valuation advice implementing an innovative, comprehensive approach to marketing businesses for sale. Complete confidentiality is offered throughout the process. ENLIGN, which is a member of the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA), M&A Source (MAS) and the American Business Brokers Association (ABBA), requires that its agents and affiliates have owned a successful business of their own, hold an advanced degree and be members of IBBA working towards or having completed the Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) accreditation. For more information about buying or selling a business or becoming an ENLIGN affiliate broker, contact Jeff Snell at [email protected] or visit the Web site at

About M&A Source:

The M&A Source offers strategic education & content to elevate business intermediaries to better serve their clients. Our goal is to ensure all intermediaries know and work toward best practices in middle market transactions.

Since its founding in 1991, we strive to be “the source” for all those working on mergers & acquisitions transactions, including CPAs, attorneys, investment bankers, business sellers, and others.

This international organization currently has more than 350 members.

About Coles College M&A Acadamy at Kennesaw State University:

The mission of the Coles College of Business (CCB) is to be the highest-value provider of business programs and talent in its markets. CCB will be highly respected in the academic and business communities by achieving national prominence in selected areas and benefiting business practice.

CCB will achieve its mission by continuing its responsive offerings of affordable, quality business degrees and customized executive education. Effective, committed teaching and integrated career preparation will result in outstanding graduates and graduation rates, supporting sustained regional economic growth. CCB will reinforce these efforts with entrepreneurial business engagement and with quality research focusing on relevant business issues and communicating findings in ways that impact management practice.