Larry is President of Business Transition Network, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in the tax and financial issues involved in mergers and acquisitions, business succession planning, and business valuation/appraisal.
He was selected as an Industry Expert, contributing his business valuation expertise to the Business Reference Guide, a leading reference book on business valuation.
Larry’s business appraisal credentials are some of the best anywhere. He is accredited to review the appraisals of other business appraisers, plus has two additional business appraisal credentials and a top accounting credential. He has been involved in hundreds of business sales, both internal and external. He has specialized in internal business succession planning.
Larry is more than just a business appraiser and M&A expert. He has been a partner in a small manufacturing firm and saw firsthand what happens when your business partner goes bankrupt. He has worked hands on with manufacturing firms that were spiraling towards bankruptcy and had to lay-off hundreds of employees to help the firm recover and restructure so they became a healthy business and employer again. He worked as a manager in the corporate business world, working with mergers and acquisitions. One of these companies was Chevron. He also worked with BP developing their technology based division.
Larry has gained his expertise through hands on experience as well as continuing education.
Accredited-Business Appraisal Review MBA-Finance/Economics
Certified Business Appraiser MS-Engineering Management
Certified Management Accountant BS-Engineering Science
Chartered Financial Consultant
Accredited Valuation Analyst
Chartered Life Underwriter
Certificate in Business Succession Planning