Our affiliations demonstrate our commitment to a high standard of professional conduct, to leadership within our industry, and to involvement within our local community.
Business Team, a unit of the BTI Group, is the largest Business Brokerage firm in the Western United States specializing in arranging the purchase and sale of privately owned companies. During their quarter century of experience, they have developed a unmatched depth of experience (an aggregate of several hundred years!) and a vast network of individual, corporate and investment group buyers. In addition, their affiliation with the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA) allows then to reach buyers represented by other intermediary firms throughout the world.
The International Business Brokers Association (IBBA) is a trade association of business brokers providing education, conferences, professional designations and networking opportunities.
Formed in 1983, IBBA is the largest non-profit association specifically formed to meet the needs of people and firms engaged in various aspects of business brokerage, and mergers ad acquisitions.
Today, the IBBA has more than 1,500 members in all parts of the world.
The IBBA strives to create a professional relationship with successful business transactions advisors (i.e. CPA’s, bankers, attorneys and other related associations), to increase the image and value of the IBBA to its members and to be a leader in the exchange of business referrals. Visit www.IBBA.org.
M&A Source (Merger and Acquisition) is the world’s largest organization of Middle Market Intermediaries. The mission of the M&A Source is to promote members’ professional development and interests to better serve their clients’ needs, and maximize public awareness of professional intermediary services available for middle market merger and acquisition transactions. The source was established in 1991 to address the professional issues of merger and acquisition professionals. The organization currently has more than 250 cooperative intermediaries across the world. Visit www.masource.org
The California Association of Business Brokers is a professional trade association whose members are actively involved in assisting their clients in selling, buying and evaluating businesses. CABB was organized to recognize the professionals of business opportunity brokerage, to help educate the public on the benefits of using licensed intermediaries, and to establish a code of ethics to which members adhere. Visit www.CABB.org.
The Southern California Business Brokers Network (SCBBN) is a co-operative association of California Department of Real Estate licensed agents and brokers as well as support professionals in the Southern California area who specialize in the buying and selling of Businesses. The participating members have agreed to “Network” amongst themselves according to a common set of principles, rules, regulations and procedures.
BizBuySell is the #1 choice for Brokers according to the 2006 survey by Business Brokerage Press. More than 90% of business brokers use BizBuySell. Brokers receive more buyer responses from BizBuySell than from any other exchange. Visit www.bizbuysell.com.
BizBen.com has made it their business to help its clients find the perfect match, whether they are buying or selling a business. They have specialized in matching people with businesses all over California since 1994. With nearly 7,500 listings available from small business owners, business brokers, agents and advisors, BizBen.com gives the access necessary to explore all options before buying or selling a business. Visit www.bizben.com
BizQuest.com is the Internet’s oldest and most established business-for-sale marketplace, originally launched in 1994. Today more than 2,000 business brokers trust BizQuest to market over 40,000 listings to over 500,000 buyers who visit BizQuest.com each month. Visit www.bizquest.com for more information.
BusinessesForSale.com is the world’s largest global website for connecting business sellers with buyers. Visitwww.BusinessesForSale.com
Rely on BVR for authoritative market data, continuing professional education, and expert opinion when your career depends on an unimpeachable business valuation. Our customers include business appraisers, certified public accountants, merger and acquisition professionals, business brokers, lawyers and judges, private equity and venture capitalists, owners and CFO’s, and many others. Founded by Shannon Pratt, BVR’s market databases and analysis have won in the courtroom—and the boardroom—for over a decade. . www.bvresources.com.
GCFValuation-is a full service valuation firm providing Intermediaries, Banks, Attorneys and their respective clients with business valuation services. The firm and its appraisers belong to the most respected appraisal associations in the country and hold the highest industry designations, making them experts in their field. www.gcfc.com
Since 1973, Business Evaluation Systems has been the industry leader in providing Business Appraisals and Machinery & Equipment Appraisals world wide for Intermediaries, Lending Institutions, Attorneys, Accountants and Financial Planners.www.besappraisals.com
Monty W. Walker, CPA, CBI, BCB who spearheads Walker Advisory Associates is often referred to by his clients and colleagues as a “Business Transaction CPA”. He has been recognized by his peer group in the Business Transfer Industry as one of the foremost innovative advisors to Small Business Owners in the areas of Business Transactions, Business Structuring & Design, Business Tax Planning and Business Exit Planning. Monty’s flagship and most sought after service from clients throughout the county is his Business Transaction Advisory Services. He works with Business Sellers, Business Buyers and their various advisors, such as Business Intermediaries, Accountants and Attorneys, to manage the unique financial, tax, planning and procedural matters associated with Buying and Selling a business. Due to his background in the area of business transfers and business transitions its no wonder that he is often referred to by his clients and colleagues as a — “Business Transaction CPA”. www.waa-online.com