AJC Business Journalist to Speak March 26

Award-winning Atlanta Journal-Constitution economics and business writer Michael E. Kanell will speak to the Georgia Association of Business Brokers on March 26. He'll discuss how he covered economic trends and take questions. The GABB is the state's leading association of professionals who facilitate the purchase and sale of businesses and … [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...]

GABB Holiday Gala Set for Dec. 6, 2018

It's been a great year for the Georgia Association of Business Brokers, and we'd like to celebrate with our annual holiday gala! Not only do we honor our Million Dollar Club members, but we get to put on fancy clothes and socialize with fellow members and their significant others. Did I mention we also help support foster children at the same … [Read more...]

Georgia Real Estate Commissioners Discuss Business Broker Licensing

If you're contemplating buying or selling a business in the Peach State, be sure to check whether the business broker you're considering using has a valid Georgia real estate license. Some individuals who are presenting themselves as professional business brokers are not licensed to sell real estate in the state of Georgia, and therefore are … [Read more...]

Federal Reserve Vice President Spoke to the GABB on June 26

ATLANTA--Mike Chriszt, Vice President of Public Affairs, of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, spoke about the Federal Reserve and its role in Georgia economy at the June 26 meeting of the Georgia Association of Business Brokers (GABB), the state’s only professional association of professionals who help in the sale and purchase of businesses and … [Read more...]