Million-Dollar Brokers Discuss Best Practices in Jan. 31 Panel

An elite panel of business brokers who have topped the Georgia Association of Business Brokers' Million Dollar Club discussed best practices for the industry in a Jan. 31 panel discussion. The Jan. 31 panel highlighted the monthly meeting of the GABB, the state's only professional organization dedicated to helping others buy and sell businesses … [Read more...]

Fifteen Georgia Business Brokers Achieve GABB 2016 Million Dollar Club

Fifteen members of the Georgia Association of Business Brokers (GABB) were named to the 2016 Million Dollar Clubs for helping to broker the sale of small-, medium-sized and large businesses in 2016. GABB members represent owners of Georgia businesses in extremely important transactions: the sale of their business. GABB members help owners … [Read more...]

GABB Broker Lara Van Pletzen Is New U.S. Citizen

One of the the United States' newest citizens is GABB broker Lara Van Pletzen. Van Pletzen, who was born in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, became a U.S. citizen in a ceremony on Friday, Aug. 26. She is the ROI Business Development Manager for the Southeast of ROI Business Brokers. GABB asked Lara about her road to becoming a U.S. citizen. She says she left … [Read more...]

Georgia Film Tax Credits – not just for big business

By Andrew L. Moore, CPA Over the past several years Georgia has grown to become one of the top states in the country for film production, largely as a result of the Georgia Film, Television, and Digital Entertainment Tax Credit. Currently extended to January 1, 2019, Georgia allows for a 20 percent tax credit for companies that spend $500,000 or … [Read more...]

Don’t Want to Get Sued? Come to GABB on Tuesday, Feb. 23

Lawrence Domenico is the kind of lawyer you hire when you litigate, or sue someone. And he's represented a lot of Georgia business brokers in disputes over the years. On Tuesday, Feb. 23, Larry will offer advice worth hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars to members of the Georgia Association of Business Brokers and their guests. Namely, how … [Read more...]

GABB Ramps Up Social Media

At January's meeting, GSU's selling expert Christopher Lemley told us that any company that isn't using social media for marketing is already five years behind. Earlier this month, GABB's Diane Loupe attended a free webinar and heard about a free social media tool called Buffer. Here's the link: http://bufferapp.com/r/c79611 With this … [Read more...]

GABB Donates Toys, Other Items to Foster Children

ROSWELL, GA – Georgia Association of Business Brokers (GABB) president Greg DeFoor delivered several bags filled with more than 50 toys, clothing items, gift cards and other supplies to the Foster Care Support Foundation (FCSF) in Roswell. The foundation provides free clothing, infant equipment and developmental toys to thousands of children in … [Read more...]

Top GABB Brokers in Oct. 27 Expert Panel

A panel of some of GABB's most active and successful members highlighted the Oct. 27 GABB meeting. The panelists discussed issues that came up during or after due diligence that created a potential problem in getting the deal closed and how those issues were resolved. GABB President Greg DeFoor moderated the panel. Listen to a recording of the … [Read more...]