ENLIGN Sells Birkdale Office Suites of Huntersville, NC

Huntersville, NC – Birkdale Office Suites, a business providing office space options to the business people of Huntersville, NC since 2015, is under new ownership.

Joe Vagnone, the Charlotte Area Managing Director with ENLIGN Business Brokers & Advisors facilitated this sale between the Sellers John Stengel, and Mark Bodnar, the Buyer.

The business sold in ten months from the day it was listed on the top online listing services.  Joe Vagnone, Lake Norman’s top business broker, had this to say about this sale: “This sale is just one example of how our in-house database found a buyer that is a perfect fit.”  Julie Wozniak, Client Services Manager, added: “We work with many buyers and sellers to facilitate our transactions.  This transaction is an impressive example of Joe’s creativity in that Joe was able to introduce this opportunity to Mark, who was seeking an economical solution to meet his office space needs.”

ENLIGN marketed the opportunity with the top online business listing services, including ENLIGN’s website, www.enlign.com.

ENLIGN, representing the seller, prepared a buyer’s information packet, provided a broker’s opinion of value, worked with the seller to determine an appropriate asking price, pre-qualified potential buyers, represented the seller in pre-offer discussions, assisted in the […]

September 11th, 2020|

ENLIGN Sells Brookdale Florist of Statesville, NC

Statesville, NC – Brookdale Flowers and Gifts, a business hand-delivering premium floral arrangements and gift baskets to the people of Statesville, NC since 1961, is under new ownership.

Joe Vagnone, the Charlotte Area Managing Director with ENLIGN Business Brokers & Advisors facilitated this sale between the Sellers Joseph and Joan Eames, and Debra Younts and Miranda Crisp, the Buyers.

The business sold in seven months from the day it was listed on the top online listing services.  With many interested inquiries from these sites, the buyers turned out to be employees.  Joe Vagnone had this to say about the sale: “People would be surprised at how challenging these types of transactions are and we find that managing these to be especially emotional and challenging to meet the buyer’s and seller’s expectations.”

ENLIGN marketed the opportunity with the top online business listing services, including ENLIGN’s website, www.enlign.com.

ENLIGN, representing the sellers, prepared a buyer’s information packet, provided a broker’s opinion of value, worked with the sellers to determine an appropriate asking price, pre-qualified potential buyers, represented the seller in pre-offer discussions, assisted in the negotiation of the terms of the transaction, and worked with buyer’s and seller’s closing documents for client review and execution.

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August 31st, 2020|

ENLIGN Sells the Social Gameroom and Tap in Durham, NC

Raleigh, NC – George Bradbury, an ENLIGN Business Broker based in Raleigh, NC is pleased to announce the successful sale of the Social Gameroom and Tap. The Social Gameroom and Tap Bar is located in Durham, NC.  Offerings featured 32 taps, craft cocktails and classic video games, pinball machines, shuffleboard and other unique games.  The owners own the real estate and sold the assets of the bar.  A lease was negotiated.  It is expected once the bar reopens after the current COVID-19 shutdown, it will be with a new concept.

George Bradbury with ENLIGN Business Brokers facilitated the transaction between the sellers Mark Cromwell and Fergus Bradley and Ryan Major the buyer. ENLIGN, representing the seller, prepared a buyer’s information brochure, provided a broker’s opinion of value, worked with the seller to determine an appropriate asking price, pre-qualified potential buyers, assisted in the negotiation of the terms of the transaction.

ENLIGN marketed the opportunity with the premier online business listing services, including ENLIGN’s website www.enlign.com. “Selling the assets of a bar and taproom during the COVID-19 social distancing requirements was a unique challenge that ENLIGN was pleased to be able to have achieved for our seller client.” shared George […]

April 14th, 2020|

ENLIGN Sells Mathnasium of Garner, NC

Raleigh, NC – George Bradbury, an ENLIGN Business Broker based in Raleigh, NC is pleased to announce the successful sale of the Mathnasium franchise in Garner, NC. Mathnasium is a locally owned business providing mathematics instruction. Since 2014, Mathnasium has been providing initial and ongoing assessments, customized learning plans, personalized instruction and guided practice to build a student’s math understanding to resident’s in Garner, NC.

George Bradbury with ENLIGN Business Brokers facilitated the transaction between the seller, Paul Cho, and Admad Wain and Auj Zaman, the buyers. ENLIGN, representing the seller, prepared a buyer’s information brochure, provided a broker’s opinion of value, worked with the seller to determine an appropriate asking price, pre-qualified potential buyers, assisted in the negotiation of the terms of the transaction, and worked with buyer’s and seller’s closing documents for client review and execution.

Carmen Marzella of Marzella Law Group served as counsel to the transaction.

ENLIGN marketed the opportunity with the premier online business listing services, including ENLIGN’s website www.enlign.com. “Finding just the right buyer for this opportunity required a commitment from just the right team.” shared George Bradbury.

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November 30th, 2019|

ENLIGN Sells Dry Clean Spot of Mooresville, NC

Charlotte, NC – Joe Vagnone, an ENLIGN Business Broker based in Cornelius, NC is pleased to announce the successful sale of Dry Clean Spot in Mooresville with Plaza Cleaners in Charlotte, NC, a locally owned business providing dry cleaning and laundry services. Since 2007, Dry Clean Spot & Plaza Cleaners have been producing top-quality, full service dry cleaning and laundry services to Mooresville, NC and Charlotte, NC area residents.

Joe Vagnone with ENLIGN Business Brokers facilitated the transaction between the sellers, Rick Powell and Jeff Prince, and Dipesh Patel, the buyer. ENLIGN, representing the seller, prepared a buyer’s information packet, provided a broker’s opinion of value, worked with the seller to determine an appropriate asking price, pre-qualified potential buyers, represented the seller in pre-offer discussions, assisted in the negotiation of the terms of the transaction, and worked with buyer’s and seller’s closing documents for client review and execution. “I tell clients, ‘You’re not paying me just to find a willing buyer; you’re really paying me to get the deal done, this deal is a perfect example of that.”

The new owner, Mr. Dipesh Patel, realized his goal of owning this successful operation after many months of intense negotiation. […]

September 30th, 2019|

Ahmad Eied (Seller Client 2018)

“Excellent experience! Jeff Snell was very knowledgeable and right by my side the entire time. We even received multiple offers. Definitely recommend.”

Ahmad Eied (Business Seller)

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November 7th, 2018|

Carolina Springs Auto Spa University Sold by ENLIGN Broker Joe Vagnone

Charlotte, NC – Joe Vagnone, an ENLIGN Business Broker based in Cornelius, is pleased to announce the successful sale of Carolina Springs Auto Spa University in Charlotte, NC, a locally owned and family run business providing all car wash and detailing services. Since 2000, CSAS has been producing the cleanest cars in the area, now offering limited lube services and comprehensive tiered membership options.

Joe Vagnone, the Charlotte Area Managing Director with ENLIGN Business Brokers & Advisors facilitated this sale between the seller, Mr. Brett Hart, and Mr. Jamil Nassar, the buyer.

The new owner knows the carwash business and is working diligently to become the area’s “carwash mogul.” Mr. Nassar purchased ProShine in the spring of 2017 and completed the purchase of CSAS on May 25, 2018. Mr. Nassar was short and sweet about this purchase, saying, “I am extremely pleased with this purchase. Let me know what is next!” Mr. Vagnone shared this sentiment about the transaction: “We are fortunate and pleased to have quite a few repeat customers and ongoing relationships that have lasted many years.” Both businesses were acquired as a result of working with small business […]

March 24th, 2018|

Joe Vagnone Recognized by Lake Norman Chamber with Distinguish Service Award

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 Friday’s at 8:00 am interviewing small businesses from Statesville to Huntersville on WSIC 100.7 FM and 1400 AM.

This past Friday, January 20, 2017, Vagnone was awarded the Lake Norman Chamber’s Distinguished Service Award for 2016. Lake Norman Chamber Board Chair Callan H Bryan recognized Joe Vagnone not only for the six years of service on the 1,000 Member Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, but for the very significant role he has played being the sounding board for small business at the Lake.

In presenting the award, Bryan told the 200 business and community leaders attending the 30th Annual Meeting of the Chamber, “When it comes to Small Business – this gentleman certainly has its ear – Joe Vagnone has been the Business Growth Chair for several years and as such each year has both planned and emceed the Small Business Event during Small Business Week. He was also very involved with our Institute of Political Leadership and is the Voice of Local Biz Now on WSIC stations.”

Bill Russell, President of the Lake Norman Chamber, […]

January 20th, 2017|

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December 14th, 2015|

ENLIGN Represents Action Rider Tack, Inc. in Successful Sale of Business Assets

RALEIGH – ENLIGN Business Brokers has served as intermediary in the sale of Action Rider Tack, Inc. (www.actionridertack.com) located in Medford, Oregon.

ENLIGN, representing Candace Kahn, the seller of an online horse saddle and tack business, prepared a buyer’s information packet, provided a broker’s opinion of value, worked with the seller to determine an appropriate asking price, listed the business online, pre-qualified potential buyers, represented the seller in pre-offer discussions, assisted in the negotiation of the terms of the transaction, and worked with buyer’s and seller’s attorneys in preparing closing documents for client review.

ENLIGN marketed the opportunity with the top online business listing services and received an incredible response–escrowing over 100 inquiries in the ~7 months from listing to sale. Additionally, the opportunity was posted on the ENLIGN’s website, www.enlign.com and marketed directly to ENLIGN’s internal business buyer’s list.

“(ENLIGN’s) assistance has been nothing less than terrific.” shared Laurence Kahn, the seller’s husband and former practicing attorney who also assisted in consummating the sale.

The new owner, Carla Winkler, is assuming all operations immediately and is maintaining the current location of the business and its online operations.

“It was an honor to be referred by a family member of the seller. This represents another […]

August 28th, 2013|