Press Release



It is with great pleasure that the SharpCFO team announces a joint venture with newly formed Vend Advisors, LLC.   Vend will be led by Rob Simon, who is also the Area President of SharpCFO covering the Midwest Region.


The mission of Vend Advisors, LLC is to provide a process for ownership transition for small and mid-sized for-profit organizations.  Vend will work directly with key stakeholders, and ownership, seeking out the best path of exit and potential sale along with assistance in identifying new ownership.


These potential paths include:


  1. Sale to a key employee
  2. Sale to a similar business; competitor, supplier, or similar industry
  3. ESOP; Employee Stock Ownership Program
  4. Sale on the open market; often Private Equity or other type of buyer
  5. IPO; Initial Public Offering


This process includes readiness for sale by using both internal and external resources to assist with due diligence, valuation, coaching, and documentation.


Vend Advisors is built upon its core values of focus, communication, respect, time, and process and is committed to working with business owners from decision to exit through knowledge transfer with new ownership and team.


Contacting Vend Advisors, LLC:


Rob Simon



Ryan Dietrich



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