Archives for December 2013

CABI Annual Membership Meeting – January 22, 2014

  Yes, I will attend the meeting No, I will NOT attend the meeting   Details Cost: Free for CABI Members/$25 for Non-Members (Free for 1st Time Guests)Renew Your Membership For 2014: Click HereDate: Wednesday, January 22, 2014Time: 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.Location: Red Lion Hotel Denver Southeast3200 South Parker RoadAurora, CO 80014303-695-1700Map & Directions Agenda 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. - Dinner Buffet & Cash Bar6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. - CABI Business7:00 p.m. to 8:00 … [Read more...]

Can You Really Afford to Sell?

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, divorce, partnership issues, or even a decline in business. A much more difficult reason for selling is one in which the owners simply want to retire and live happily ever after. Here is the problem: Suppose the owners have a very prosperous distribution business. They each draw about $200,000 annually from the business plus cars and other … [Read more...]

Ron Chernak Presented With IBBA’s Tom West Award

November 19, 2013.  The Tom West Award was presented to Ronald V. Chernak, CBI, M&AMI, Fellow of the IBBA, at the IBBA and M&A Source Fall Conference in Savanna, GA. Ron is the President of The FBB Group, Ltd., (formerly First Business Brokers, Ltd.), located in Colorado Springs, CO.  He is also a principal in Corporate Finance Associates (CFA) Colorado, LLC.  He has served as the Chairman and/or Director of the Board for numerous business brokerage committees and organizations, … [Read more...]

2014 IBBA Spring Conference – Las Vegas

    Details Dates: June 2 through June 7, 2014Location: The Cosmopolitan of Las VegasContact: The IBBA conferences feature educational workshops, networking events, keynote presentations and a trade show. The IBBA also offers a variety of courses required to obtain and maintain your CBI or for general brokerage training. Click here for more information! … [Read more...]