President & Managing Broker
Nick has owned and operated several retail, service, and distribution companies in his life time. He is the current owner of Business Brokers Inc and Atlanta Business Advisors. Mr. Modares worked for Sunbelt Business Brokers in Atlanta as a business broker for a few years prior to establishing Business Brokers, Inc. Along the way Nick has accumulated enormous education along with practical experience and insight into what it takes to start-up, own & operate, finance, merge, sell, and acquire privately held companies ranging in size from very small to multi-national, & multimillion dollar operations. Consequently, he found the transition into business brokerage to be a natural one. As a business intermediary and consultant, Nick has been involved in sales, service, mergers and acquisitions ranging in price from fifty thousand dollars to over fifteen million dollars since 1999.
After receiving his Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering & his Master’s Degree in Engineering Management (MBA of Engineering) from the University of Evansville and Purdue University in 1981 he continued taking classes towards his PhD, while pursuing an engineering and project management career working for and with multinational companies like Bechtel, Daniel International, and Ahlstrom Kamyer Incorporated. Nick gained experience in engineering, construction, labor relations, project management, contract negotiations, operations, sales and marketing with exposure to food processing, manufacturing and power/energy production from CFB Cogen to coal, gas and nuclear power plants. He received his PhD in Doctorate of Business Administration in year 2005. Nick has been serving clients as a business consultant, business broker and an M&A intermediary since 1999.
His community involvement includes serving as treasurer of Atlanta Sister Cities Commission under Atlanta City Hall Charter (visit www.atlantaga.gov and then select “international”). Nick is Chairman of Atlanta-Bucharest Sister Cities Committee, a non-profit people to people international organization (www.sister-cities.org). He has been volunteering & serving this organization since 1995. Nick has served as a board member & the membership committee chair for Georgia Association of Business Brokers (GABB). He has been actively involved in civic community duties within his neighborhood in Roswell as a treasurer, volunteer, coach, fundraiser, and charity work activist for over 30 years. In 2006 Nick adopted Jones Road in Roswell, GA to get his 3 kids involved in volunteer work. To give back to the community & build character they removed trash & debris from both sides of that road for several years until each one went off to college.
Nick presently serves on the Board of Directors of several companies providing marketing and organizational growth expertise. He is a licensed broker in Georgia and Florida, as well as a member of the Georgia Association of Business Brokers (www.GABB.org) and the International Business Brokers Association (www.IBBA.org). Nick has 3 grown children. He and his family have lived in Roswell & East Cobb area of Marietta, Georgia since 1990.
- All of georgia & Florida concentrating in Metro Atlanta counties.