Benefits of BXO Advisory Services
As a business owner, establishing an advisory team is key to creating a foundation for the long-term success and growth of your business. There are challenging milestones where you will encounter the most demand for enhancements and growth within your business. Do you have an advisory team that can help you identify and accelerate past those challenges?See How We Support Business Owners
BXO Advisory Council
The council is made up of experienced advisors selected based on their specific area of expertise, successful track record working with business owners, and the ability to have the greatest impact on Enterprise Value.
Brett Dearing, CEPA, CM&AA
Managing Principal, Founder, BXO
Brett has 30 years thirty years of experience working with privately-held businesses and business owners. Brett assists business owners in working through the complexities of transitioning a family business, structuring comprehensive succession plans and growth planning. His specialization is preparing a business and business owner for transaction while maximizing enterprise value.
Partner, Eureka Capital
30 years as investment banker focused on working with business owners. His work has spanned a number of industries including building products, fabricated components, specialty materials, industrial technology, consumer products and business services.
President and CEO, GROWTHFORCE
Steve’s experience with accounting system design, technology development, and management services spans over three decades. Stephen has the ability to visualize the future of accounting and assemble a highly qualified and motivated team.
Principal, Porzio, Bromberg & Newman
Ms. Wheatley-Liss counsels business owners on legal and structural issues related to start-up, financing, growth and exit strategy. As a tax attorney, she always keeps an eye on maximizing after tax proceeds for business owners post transaction.
Wei-Li F. X. Tjong
Partner, Tijong & Hsia
Mr. Tjong is a corporate attorney focusing on entrepreneurs. He has broad experience in mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, private finance, partnerships and joint ventures, executive employment arrangements and licensing.
Susan R. Schoenfeld, JD,LL.M.(Taxation), CPA, MBA
Founder, Wealth Legacy Advisors LLC.
Susan R. Schoenfeld, JD, LL.M. (Taxation), CPA, MBA, is CEO and founder of Wealth Legacy Advisors LLC. She is an award-winning Thought Leader to families of wealth, and Public Speaker to the financial services industry who serve them -- or want to! -- on the human issues that keep families of wealth up at night: legacy, governance, stewardship, succession, philanthropy, and managing fiduciary risk. - FWR Awards 2020.
Impacting Enterprise Value By:
Indications Your Company May Need An Advisory Board:
There's a specific objective and internal resources are not equipped to execute
The company would benefit from positive association
The leadership team has skill gaps
The company plateaued or is in a rut
Meet Our Certified Consultants
Our Certified Exit Planning Advisors are the cornerstone of our planning services as well as the facilitators for our network of advisors. They are experienced and well-equipped to provide guidance around personal, financial and business planning.
Kaitlyn Carlson, CEPA, CFP, AWMA
Kaitlyn M. Carlson is the Founder of Theory Planning Partners. A CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™️ (CFP®) , Certified Exit Planning Advisor™️ (CEPA™️), and an Accredited Wealth Management Advisor (AWMA®), Kaitlyn has established expertise advising individual investors and small businesses with strategic financial plans and actionable guidance.
Key Drivers Behind Utilizing Advisory Boards:
17% Succession planning
5% Increasing asset value of business
5% Sustainability of operations/business model