John is a licensed real estate broker and has earned the Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) designation from the International Business Brokers Association. He is the manager of our St. Augustine office and is active in the Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Council as well as Business Broker Associations.
He has achieved the $Million Plus Sales level the last two years and has sold a wide variety of businesses.
John has a business degree from Youngstown State University and an MBA from Case Western Reserve University. He spent over 20 years in the financial services industry and held officer-level positions with Progressive Corporation and a GMAC subsidiary. He has an extensive background in financial analysis, product management, marketing and sales, including experience in strategic planning, acquisition analysis and product development.
John also has experience as a business owner. He developed, built and then sold a specialty printing and graphics business.