Million Dollar Club Applications Due Nov. 11

The GABB is now accepting applications for the 2018 Million Dollar Club, recognizing members who have sold businesses worth at least $1 million in the previous year.  The deadline for submitting applications is Nov. 11, 2018.

Awardees will be honored at the annual GABB Holiday Gala on Dec. 6 at the Capital Grille in Dunwoody at Perimeter Mall.

GABB members are eligible for the:

  • Million Dollar Club if they have eligible sales from Nov. 1, 2017 to Oct. 31, 2018 of  $1,000,000 to $1,999,999.
  • Multi-Million Dollar Club members will have eligible sales generated totaling  $2,000,000  or more during the same period.
  • Life Members of the Million Dollar Club have been elected to the Million Dollar Club for three consecutive years or any 5 years.
  • Phoenix Award Member is anyone who has been elected to the Million Dollar Club for any 10 years.
  • Silver Phoenix honors a person who has been elected to the Million Dollar Club for any 25 years.

To be eligible for the award, an applicant must be a  current  member  in good  standing  of  the  Georgia Association of Business Brokers and only transactions closed after the effective date of membership in GABB will count as  Million Dollar Club volume.  All Million Dollar Club members must have attended at least three GABB events during the eligible period, such as meetings, conferences, or social events.

The online application, along with detailed rules about the club, can be found at the GABB website.

GABB Million Dollar Club Application 2018

  • Accepted file types: jpg.
    Photo should be recent, in color, should depict the face or face and shoulders of the member, and should be high quality, at least 1MB.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, txt, doc, docx.
    Please attach a brief (one paragraph) biography. It should include your name, your title, the name of your firm and the city where it's located, where you attended college, where you reside, and other honors. For example, you'd want to list any board memberships. These biographies are subject to being edited by GABB to conform to common press release standards.
  • Please list media outlets who should receive the GABB Million Dollar Press Release. Include emails or websites if you can.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, txt, doc, docx.
    Please upload a copy of the closing statement for each qualifying transaction. To be eligible for the 2017 Million Dollar Club, transactions must close between 11/1/16 through 10/31/17.
  • Please enter the dollar value of this transaction.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, txt, doc, docx.
    Please upload a copy of the closing statement for each qualifying transaction. To be eligible for the 2017 Million Dollar Club, transactions must close between 11/1/16 through 10/31/17.
  • Please enter the dollar value of this transaction.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, txt, doc, docx.
    Please upload a copy of the closing statement for each qualifying transaction. To be eligible for the 2017 Million Dollar Club, transactions must close between 11/1/16 through 10/31/17.
  • Please enter the dollar value of this transaction.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, txt, doc, docx.
    Please upload a copy of the closing statement for each qualifying transaction. To be eligible for the 2017 Million Dollar Club, transactions must close between 11/1/16 through 10/31/17.
  • Please enter the dollar value of this transaction.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, txt, doc, docx.
    Please upload a copy of the closing statement for each qualifying transaction. To be eligible for the 2017 Million Dollar Club, transactions must close between 11/1/16 through 10/31/17.
  • Please enter the dollar value of this transaction.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, txt, doc, docx.
    Please upload a copy of the closing statement for each qualifying transaction. To be eligible for the 2017 Million Dollar Club, transactions must close between 11/1/16 through 10/31/17.
  • If you have additional qualifying transactions, please email the closing statements for these transactions to georgiabusinessbrokers@gmail.com. Please enter the total dollar value of these transactions.
  • If you have additional qualifying transactions, after you complete this form, you will be sent a link to another form to submit them. If you have a problem with this step, contact Diane Loupe at georgiabusinessbrokers@gmail.com or 404-374-3990
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    An application fee of $100 must be submitted to be eligible for this award. .
  • By typing my name above, I am signing this form, signifying that I, the above-named Applicant, hereby affirm that I have read the Rules and Regulations of the current year's Million Dollar Club of the Georgia Association of Business Brokers, Inc., (see link) and I hereby make application for membership in the Million Dollar Club of the Georgia Association of Business Brokers, Inc. In order that this application be considered, I hereby represent that I personally handled, during the eligible time period, the business transactions described on the attached forms totaling $1 million or more, and that said transactions qualify for the GABB Million Dollar Club volume as described in the Rules and Regulations. SIGNATURE OF APPLICANT
  • Please enter the email of the applicant's designated broker.
  • According to GABB Million Dollar Club rules, qualifying brokers must attend at least three GABB meetings, conferences or other events in order to be eligible for the club. Please list the events you attended.
  • By typing my name above, I am signing this form, signfying that I, the Applicant’s Designated Broker, affirm that I have read the Rules and Regulations of the current Million Dollar Club of the Georgia Association of Business Brokers, Inc. and I have read and reviewed the Application and represent that it is true and correct and that the Applicant has met all of the qualifications for admission in the GABB Million Dollar Club as set forth in said Rules and Regulations. I also affirm that all of the herein information is in accordance with our company records and that there were no cooperating agents except as shown herein either in or out of our office and that a commission was paid in cash or collectable note for each transaction. I understand that should there be any misrepresentation in form and/or content of the herein Application, other than typographical or mathematical mistakes, that the herein Applicant shall be automatically disqualified and the Applicant, and I will be reported to the Professional Standards Committee of the Georgia Association of Business Brokers, Inc. for appropriate disciplinary action. A copy of the closing statement prepared by the closing attorney for each transaction is attached to this form. I certify that all transactions submitted were included in the GABB MLS system or the BizBuySell system for sale and that any transactions that did not appear were exempted by the GABB MLS or the BizBuySell system Rules and Regulations. All documentation required by the GABB MLS or the BizBuySell system for exempted transactions is attached to this form. I understand that the inclusion of these exempted transactions could result in an audit of any or all of our company’s transactions and listing records. I further certify that all transactions included have been or will be included in the GABB MLS Sold Database or sent directly to Pratt’s Stats for entry by December 31 of the qualifying year. SIGNATURE OF APPLICANT'S DESIGNATED BROKER
  • Accepted file types: pdf, txt, doc, docx.
    Please upload a copy of the documentation allowing exemption of transactions from being listed in GABB MLS or BizBuySell listing rules. Transactions must close between 11/1/16 through 10/31/17.

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Please contact Diane Loupe at georgiabusinessbrokers@gmail.com or 404-374-3990 if you have any additional questions about this matter or if you are unable to complete this application online.