Bob Harris is an accomplished mergers and acquisitions advisor and has served business owners since 2008. With his extensive background, he has helped numerous business owners sell their businesses in industries including manufacturing, construction, service, distribution and health care. Bob is also recognized as a lawn maintenance/landscaping industry expert.
He brings a strong accounting/financial background, attention to detail, excellent negotiation skills, past success in business, hard work and strong ethics to his extraordinary customer service. Bob’s knowledge and abilities will help the business owner position, value and market their business with the goal of achieving the maximum net-after-tax proceeds.
Bob is a certified business intermediary (CBI), a formal designation bestowed upon him by the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA). The CBI designation is the result of mastering a specific body of industry knowledge and passing the necessary examinations to demonstrate proof of such mastery. Less than 10% of business brokers worldwide have achieved such credentials.
After graduating from Augsburg College with a degree in finance, Bob started a transportation/logistics company that grew to 93 employees. He sold the company to Fidelity Capital, a division of Fidelity Investments. Bob also managed an accounting/financial consulting division for Robert Half International.