Business Overview

Branding and Marketing company established for 25+ years in Columbus, OH. Provides branding and general marketing services to clients in a rapidly expanding customer base. Talented, long-term employees have led this company to become a leader in their market.

Current Owner has developed impressive client list and continued to grow the business through referral and reputation in the marketplace. A motivated Buyer could use additional networking and marketing efforts to increase outreach to potential clients. Incredible potential to increase sales and resulting cash flow with added sales efforts.

Owner is looking to retire and is willing to help transition the business to a Buyer. Great opportunity to increase sales/marketing efforts and further build the on the momentum and growth that the Owner has developed.

Business is approved for SBA loan.

Reply to Mike@Hedge-financial.com if interested.

Financial

  • Asking Price: $2,500,000
  • Cash Flow: $900,000
  • Gross Revenue: $2,650,000
  • EBITDA: N/A
  • FF&E: $50,000
  • Inventory: N/A
  • Inventory Included: N/A
  • Established: N/A

Detailed Information

  • Property Owned or Leased:N/A
  • Property Included:N/A
  • Building Square Footage:N/A
  • Lot Size:N/A
  • Total Number of Employees:14
  • Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment:N/A
Is Support & Training Included:

Seller will transition with Buyer

Purpose For Selling:

Retirement

Additional Info

The company has 14 employees and is situated in a building with approx. square footage of N/A sq ft.
The real estate is leased by the business for $4,700 per Month

Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?

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Existing Debts and Future Obligations

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Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics

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