GABB To Unveil New Website at July 30 Meeting

Join the Georgia Association of Business Brokers at our July 30 meeting to view the group's new website. Some of the highlights of the new design will be: Private chat area for member brokers to ask questions and confidentially share information. A new and improved broker search tool that will enable visitors to search for member brokers … [Read more...]

Georgia: Top State For Business

Georgia has been ranked the top state in the nation for business for the past five years by at least two business ranking companies, according to Emily Poole, metro Atlanta project manager for the Georgia Department of Economic Development. Poole spoke to the Georgia Association of Business Brokers on June 25 at their weekly meeting. Site … [Read more...]

Marketing Strategist to Speak Aug. 21

Find out how you can harness a marketing strategy to grow your business when internationally known author, marketing and business strategist Diane Conklin speaks on Wednesday, Aug. 21,  to the Georgia Association of Business Brokers. The GABB is the state's largest association of professionals dedicated to buying and selling businesses and … [Read more...]

AJC Business Journalist Tells About Economic Journalism

Award-winning Atlanta Journal-Constitution economics and business writer Michael E. Kanell spoke to the Georgia Association of Business Brokers on March 26, 2019, about economic journalism. Hear a recording of his remarks here.  He discussed how he covers economic trends, how newspaper journalists gather the news, and took questions. The GABB is … [Read more...]

Learn How to Prepare Your Business to Sell-Feb. 26 GABB Meeting

Just before retirement is not the best time to prepare your business to sell for an attractive price. Savvy business owners spend years thoughtfully preparing to transition out of business ownership. UGA Small Business Development Center consultant Daniel McCoy discussed ways that small businesses can prepare for the day when they want to sell … [Read more...]

Burnette to Lead Georgia’s Business Brokers in 2019

ATLANTA— Dean Burnette, founder of Best Business Brokers, will lead the Georgia Association of Business Brokers, the state’s only professional association of professionals who help in the sale and purchase of businesses and franchises, in 2019. Other 2019 GABB officers are vice president, Judy Mims, Qualifying Broker for Childcare Properties, … [Read more...]

Creating Positive Word-of-Mouth For Your Business

Did you know that 74% of consumers cite “word-of-mouth” as a key influence in their decision making? But most businesses leave so much good news on the table! Marjorie Young, an experienced public relations consultant and founder of Carriage Trade Public Relations® Inc., will shared her ideas about creating positive word-of-mouth on Jan. 22, … [Read more...]

Georgia Business Brokers Support Foster Children

The Georgia Association of Business Brokers donated a carload of toys, diapers and other goods and money to the Foster Care Support Foundation at the GABB's recent holiday dinner. FCSF serves a vital and growing need throughout Georgia by providing free clothing, infant equipment and developmental toys to thousands of children in foster and … [Read more...]

GABB Holiday Party 2019 Slideshow

The Georgia Association of Business Brokers celebrated another successful year at a Dec. 7 Holiday Gala at the Capitol Grille in Dunwoody. Here are some pictures of those who attended. … [Read more...]

Networking Guru Spoke Nov. 27 to Georgia Business Brokers

Do you spend hours working on things that do not help you reach your business goals? Would you like to be in business 10 years from now? Then listen to what Networking Guru James Barber's told GABB on effective networking practices. Mr. Barber, author of the Networking Guru, Traits of Champion Networkers, spoke to the Georgia Association of … [Read more...]