Inspired Perspectives | Strategies to Exit Your Business and Retire
You’ve spent your whole life building your business; thinking about the succession and transition of your business is difficult, but important. There are several things to consider when transitioning your business, including management, ownership, entity structuring and whether or not you’re ready. All these factors play a key role in succession planning for a business. In this session, we’ll talk about the value of having a succession plan long before you must implement it, discuss the process and what you can do to prepare and operate with the end in mind.
Theorize the top considerations during succession planning.
Explore options to sell to strategic buyers or private equity groups.
Identify what you should be doing now to ensure future success.
Presenters: Chad Flanagan, CPA/ABV, Partner-in-Charge of Business Valuation | Eide Bailly Chad has been with the firm for over 23 years. He specializes in performing business valuation services for estate and gift tax purposes, litigation, and purchasing and selling businesses. He performs succession planning to help clients determine future ownership, leadership and management. Chad performs financial projections and forecasts and strategic planning for a variety of clients. To share his expertise, Chad has presented for Prairie Family Business, Red River Estate Planning Council and various other organizations.
Brad Kelley, Principal-in-Charge of Financial Services | Eide Bailly Financial Services, LLC Brad’s leadership of Eide Bailly Financial Services spans over a decade. As Principal-in-Charge of Financial Services, Brad has cultivated a team of investment advisors managing over $1.3 billion in assets. Brad’s passion is providing skilled guidance to his clients using an integrated approach to holistic wealth planning. He provides specialized solutions for in-depth and sophisticated situations for high-net worth individual and business clients in the areas of financial planning, investment management/advisory services and insurance strategies. When you work with Brad, you can be sure that an experienced team of professionals is in place to handle your complex needs.
Kristin Taffe, CPA/ABV, Business Valuation Manager | Eide Bailly Kristin has been with Eide Bailly since 2008, primarily in the business valuation space. In this role, she performs valuations for compliance and transaction purposes, specializing in valuations in the healthcare industry. Kristin also performs consulting services for small business, including transaction consulting and the development of financial models, feasibility studies, and sensitivity analysis modeling. Kristin loves the process of helping clients into the next stage of life. Whether it is transitioning wealth to the next generation, advising in a sale or helping clients put strategic ideas into numbers, she appreciates the opportunity to work with clients during periods of change.
CPE Information CPE Credit: 1 Field of Study: Business Management and Organization Level of Knowledge: Intermediate Delivery Method: Group-Internet Based