The Deal Board Podcast

The Deal Board podcast is hosted by Andrew Cagnetta, CEO of Transworld Business Advisors, and Jessica Fialkovich, President of Transworld Business Advisors Rocky Mountain. Transworld Business Advisors is the top business brokerage firm as well as an international franchisor through its partnership with United Franchise Group.

Meet Our Hosts

Andrew Cagnetta

Cagnetta, who has been with Transworld since 1995, is a well-respected speaker and trainer in business sales, valuation and negotiations across the industry. He joined Transworld after coming across the company when looking into buying a business in Florida and being asked to join the Transworld team.

Jessica Fialkovich

Fialkovich, a Certified Business Intermediary, established Transworld Business Advisors Rocky Mountain after building and selling successful businesses for over a decade in the wine & spirits and retail industries in Colorado and Florida.

About the Show

The Deal Board is a place to learn about the best way to sell a business or acquire a new business across a wide variety of industries. Our goal is to help listeners understand the process through conversations with successful entrepreneurs who have learned the ins and outs of buying and selling businesses as part of their own business endeavors. They will share their experiences, lessons learned, tips and much more. Our hope is that our weekly podcast guests will make your journey as an entrepreneur easier and a more enriching experience.

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Veterans' Owned Businesses Part 1

Veterans' Owned Businesses Part 1

Business Opportunities for Veterans

Veterans' owned businesses are a huge contribution to the economy. Veterans are college educated, have great knowledge about how to work in tough situations, and just are perfect entrepreneurs. Veterans' businesses are known to last longer and grow faster, also veterans are 30% more likely to employ other veterans creating great opportunities and successful businesses. Some amazing guests join Andrew and Jessica in this episode, Justin Stuckart, a serial entrepreneur who owns a company that links veterans to government contracting and to other veterans; Joey Jenkins, from Colorado, who leads an organization that holds a veterans' conference every year, that gives people that are looking into entrepreneurship and starting their own businesses the skills to do so; and Lindsey Hayden, who is an ex-Army linguist and owns a business as a franchisee and shares her experience on this process while giving great advice for veterans who want to own a business. Listings of the week: Erik Woodworth (Chevy Chase). Perfect business for veterans in Maryland, offering assistance to veterans who have mobility challenges and want to remain in their homes by making them accessible. $450,000 in sales. Call Erik 202-459-4554.

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