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Searching for Iowa Business Brokers, then search no further than The Business Brokers Inc. Des Moines, Iowas best choice for a business broker.

A Hard Decision To Make

Iowa Business Brokers

Deciding To Sell?

As a business owner, we understand the struggle you endure when deciding if the time is right to sell your business. You need the right information to make the right call, but the problem is, you’re not sure who you can trust to help you confidentially get the answer to the questions you have. Searching for a business for sale near me.

Questions like:

How do I determine the value of my business?

How would you keep the sale of my business confidential?

Iowa Businesses For Sale By Owner

Maximize The Sale Of Your Business: 5 Recommendations To Gain The Most Value When Selling.

You’ve worked hard to arrive at this stage of your life. If you are considering the sale of your business, make sure you will receive the most value possible. It’s been our experience that businesses that adhere to these 5 recommendations, do in fact receive the most value for their business when sold. Download this free PDF and review to see how your business measures up.

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Iowa Business Brokers

At The Business Brokers, Inc., we get it.

Al Lorenzen

Broker / Owner

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Iowa businesses for sale by owner

Many of our agents have walked in your shoes and navigated the successful sale and transition of their own business. In fact, since 2011, we’ve helped over seventy-five business owners to find the right buyer for their business, maximize their profit and successfully close on the sale of their business.

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We are committed to helping you, too, so you can stop feeling worried and overwhelmed.

Schedule A Call and you will have taken your first step to finding the freedom you desire.

Dave Hooper

Associate

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Roger Kerdnt

Associate

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Mike Evans

Associate

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Landon Ludvigson

Associate

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Bob Sandquist

Associate

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Tyson Boeckman

Associate

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Jimmy Becker

Associate

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Since 2011 we’ve sold over 75 businesses,

and we can help you too.

Iowa Business Brokers

Al Lorenzen

Broker / Owner

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Al and his wife, Kelly Lorenzen, acquired The Business brokers, Inc in 2018, building on the foundation established by the founders of offering confidentiality and professionalism not common in the industry.

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Al is a proven winner with over 20 years of experience leading successful organizations. He has owned businesses and has significant experience in banking, business development and non-profit management. For nearly 10 years Al served as CEO of Wildwood Hills Ranch, prior to that he served as Director of Sports and Development for the Des Moines Area Sports Commission and as Director of External Affairs for the Drake Athletic Department. Al & Kelly are Co-Founders of GodSpeed Equine, a ministry that uses equine therapy to help at-risk youth and veterans.

515-771-5599

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Dave Hooper

Associate

Warehouse / Logistics / Retail

Dave was President and owner of Action Warehouse Company located in Des Moines, Iowa for 30 years, he is still active but has recently sold a major portion of the business through the efforts and direction of The Business Brokers.

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Dave was responsible for up to 600,000 square feet of warehouse space and 150 employees. Dave has served on the board of directors at Hyperion Field Club. Dave looks forward to every opportunity to bring buyers and sellers together for a realistic, satisfying transaction for all parties involved.

515-249-6053

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Roger Kerndt

Associate

Banking / Agriculture 

Roger has been involved in various aspects of the banking industry for over 40 years with over 30 years being involved with various aspects of bank management. Roger is very familiar with rural Iowa having spent much of his career working in and with rural Iowa banks, businesses and farmers. 

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He earned his BS from Iowa State University and is a graduate of the Graduate School of Banking at Madison, Wisconsin.  He is an active volunteer in his church serving on the finance committee and the treasurer of his Lions Club.

515-707-6401

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Mike Evans

Associate

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Mike joined The Business Brokers, Inc. in January 2023. His business experience
includes ownership in two manufacturing companies and one construction
company. He became a Certified Public Accountant in 1999, after which, he
worked for a CPA firm and a local printing company in Burlington, IA. He currently
holds an inactive CPA License.

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Mike and his wife have started two companies, purchased one company, and own commercial/industrial real estate. He is very excited about serving buyers and sellers and bringing those two parties together. He and his wife of 43 years have lived in southeast Iowa for over 60 years and love spending time traveling and also love spending time with their two adult children, their spouses, and four beautiful granddaughters!

‭(319) 601-1346‬

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Landon Ludvigson

Associate

Childcare / Automobile / Agriculture

 

Landon has a unique mix of small-town Iowa and global experiences that encompass agriculture, consumer product goods, hospitality and manufacturing industries. Growing up in Northwest Iowa he has a strong agriculture background in grain and livestock.

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Landon has nine years of experience in professional services consulting and eight years in sales and business development that encompasses Direct to Consumer (DTC) and Business to Business (B2B) models in both the domestic and global market space. He is active in his local church and mentors juniors and seniors at Drake University that are preparing to launch their professional careers.

818-515-3687

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Bob Sandquist

Associate

Convenience Store / Moving / Construction

Bob was an Educator for over 30 years. He is an alum of Simpson College and a member of the distinguished ‘S-Club’ for success in Business and Athletics. Bob also spent over 30 years as a successful College and High School Basketball Coach achieving numerous honors at the Conference, District, State, and National level.

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He and his wife, Bridget are Co-Owners of a small business in Central Iowa. Bob has a strong passion for Business and Real Estate. He received training and certification as an ‘Accredited Business Intermediary’ through the American Business Brokers Association.

515-943-5427

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Jimmy Becker

Associate

 

 

Jimmy joins the team as the principal of REP Development & Consulting – a real estate development and business consulting firm.

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As co-founder and past chairman of a successful non-profit, he appreciates the challenges involved scaling an organization.  Jimmy’s objective is to guide owners through the process of maximizing the value of their business.  
Jimmy earned his Bachelors and Masters Degrees from the University of Illinois; specializing in finance, strategy, and organizational health. He is a Certified M&A and Exit Planning Advisor.  He lives in Ankeny with his wife and 6 sons and serves on the finance council for his local parish.

515-371-2951

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Tyson Boeckman

Associate

 

 

Tyson Boeckman brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the table with a background running his own appraisal firm. He has had successful real estate investments spanning multifamily, self-storage, and commercial land development. Tyson possesses a deep understanding of the intricacies of the business world.

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Driven by a passion for facilitating successful business transitions, Tyson is dedicated to helping clients navigate the process of buying or selling a business with confidence. Leveraging his extensive industry knowledge Tyson ensures that each client receives personalized guidance and support tailored to their unique needs and goals.
From conducting comprehensive market analyses to facilitating negotiations and managing the closing process, Tyson is committed to delivering exceptional service and results every step of the way.

712-269-1497

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An Experienced Guide You Can Trust

Move Forward With Confidence

iowa businesses for sale by owner

We believe you have worked hard to arrive at this stage of your life and deserve the best counsel, advice, and confidentiality required when exploring the sale of your business. We’ll help you get the information you need to gain not only your freedom but also the confidence from knowing that you are leaving your business in capable hands and continue to be the vibrant and thriving business your employees, customers, and surrounding community have come to know.

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Schedule A Call so we can get started.

The Business Brokers, Inc.

Four Steps To Finding Freedom

Schedule A Call

The goal of this FREE call is to find answers to any questions you might have and allow us to learn more about you and your business.

We'll Determine The Value Of Your Business

We analyze your business and provide a “broker’s opinion” of its value. Unlike many business brokers who charge for this service, this valuation is FREE and requires no further obligation from you.

We'll Confidentially List, And Then Market Your Business

With an agreed valuation, we then confidentially list and market your business to our growing index of qualified buyers.

Sell Your Business And Live Free

Sell your business and move freely into the next chapter of your life, financially secure, unburdened, and with nothing holding you back.

Selling a business is hard. The Business Brokers, Inc., will confidentially; value, list, market, and sell your business to qualified buyers providing you the financial freedom to do whatever comes next.

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At The Business Brokers, Inc., we know you want the freedom to do whatever may come next, financially secure with nothing holding you back. In order to do that, you need to sell your business. The problem is, selling a business is hard, and it’s even more challenging when trying to sell it on your own. Opening your books to outsiders to get a realistic valuation can make you feel insecure and exposed. Dealing with unforeseen challenges, the fear of losing confidentiality, and the damage that could cause is stressful and overwhelming.

We believe you have worked hard to arrive at this stage of your life. Therefore, you deserve the opportunity to explore selling your business without jeopardy. This is why we provide the best counsel, advice, and confidentiality you need to consider your selling options. So you can transition into the next chapter of your life with confidence knowing your work will live on as the vibrant and thriving business your employees, customers, and the surrounding community have come to know.

At The Business Brokers, Inc., we understand what you are going through. Many of our agents themselves have navigated the successful transition and sale of their own business. For the past ten years, we’ve helped over 100 business owners like yourself, each with a different story and different needs, complete their journey with the successful closing and sale of their business.

Here’s how we do it. Our four-step process makes the complicated business of selling your business; simple.

We call it your Four Steps To Freedom!.

  • Schedule A Consultation – The goal of this FREE call is to get answers to any questions you might have and allow us to learn more about you and your business.
  • Get A FREE Business Valuation – We’ll analyze and provide you a “broker’s opinion” of your business’s value. Unlike other brokers who charge for this service, our valuation is entirely FREE and requires no further obligation.
  • List And Then Market Your Business – Once we determine an agreed valuation. We then get to work to confidentially list and market your business to our growing index of qualified buyers.
  • Sell Your Business And Live Free – You’ll breathe a sigh of relief and move into your next chapter of life; financially secure, unburdened, and free with nothing holding you back.

So Schedule A Consultation, and in the meantime, download this FREE PDF, [TBD]. So you can stop worrying about your future and instead gain the freedom to do what you want, wherever you want, and however you want to do it.

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