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NEWSLETTER – HOW WILL RISING INTEREST RATES AFFECT M&A?

The M&A market doesn’t appear to be running out of steam. Interest rates are still low, lending is aggressive, and private equity continues record fundraising. We’re seeing the hallmarks of a robust period for M&A. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEWSLETTER – TEAM TALENT AND OPTIMIZING THE DEAL – CRITICAL PEOPLE FACTORS FOR A SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS SALE

REGISTER NOW: https://www.exitplanningexchange.com/event/4892808/ On August 9th, XPX Atlanta and Walden Businesses invite you to hear Sara Burden, President of Walden Businesses, and fellow M&A experts as they bring a comprehensive view of the impact of team and talent on a business sale. Don’t miss it! Register now! CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEW ACQUISITION OPPORTUNITY – COMMERCIAL SIGNAGE FOR LARGE MULTI-LOCATION CLIENTS

West Coast and Southeast US Locations. Design, manufacturing, installation, maintenance, and project management of exterior signage for large Fortune 200 clients. Adj 2022 EBITDA expected to be $700,000. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEWSLETTER – RUSSIA, RECESSION, AND ECONOMIC IMPACTS ON M&A

“If you are a seller – sell. For the moment, the sun is shining, but we can’t predict how rapidly a disruption is coming.” – Steven Chiavarone, Economist CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEW ACQUISITION OPPORTUNITY – LIFE SAFETY SECURITY SYSTEMS DESIGN, INSTALLATION AND SERVICE

Great Absentee-Owner opportunity for the right buyer. Highly experienced and long-term Managers and Administration in place for continued success and growth. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

STRONG DEALMAKING IN 2022

Dealmaking should be strong in 2022. Good news for sellers! We have more buyers looking for business acquisitions than we have sellers. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEW ACQUISITION OPPORTUNITY – PRIVATE SECURITY SERVICES – OFFICERS & PATROL

3 yr. average SDE of $533,500 in spite of COVID. Excellent long-term reputation. Well trained management staff in place. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEWSLETTER – FROM 60 DAYS TO 6 MONTHS: WHY YOU NEED AN M&A ATTORNEY?

And the economist says…Sell! From 60 days to 6 months: Why you need an M&A attorney? CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

PRESS RELEASE – ANNOUNCING THE SUCCESFUL SALE OF CRANE INDUSTRY SERVICES, LLC

“Walden Businesses and Anna Brumby were quick to consummate a purchase agreement. The Walden Team’s industry knowledge and sage advice helped us find an ideal buyer that led to a quick and smooth transaction process.” – shared by former CEO, Debbie Dickenson. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

PRESS RELEASE – ANNOUNCING THE SUCCESFUL SALE OF MCELRATH TRAILERS

Seller/Owner shared after Q1 Closing – “Thank you, Walden Businesses, for helping me retire! – Good communication on all matters. Very professional, knowledgeable, and helpful. ” CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

PRESS RELEASE – ANNOUNCING THE SUCCESFUL SALE OF GEORGIA TANK LINES, LLC

“Sara handled every step of the process with delicate care and a focus on mutual satisfaction under a tight timeline. We greatly appreciate the professionalism and helpful nature of Sara and her team during the transaction.” CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEW ACQUISITION OPPORTUNITY – FULL SERVICE RESTAURANTS AND PIZZERIAS

Non-franchised 25+ years Italian Restaurant Chain. Adjusted 9 months 2021 EBITDA of $753,651 CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEW ACQUISITION OPPORTUNITY – COMMERCIAL LANDSCAPING, IRRIGATION AND GEOTEXTILES’ COMPANY

The Company has ensured future growth with an approximate two year backlog of proposed work and has tenured management in place. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEW ACQUISITION OPPORTUNITY – PRIVATE SCHOOL (K-12) WITH REAL ESTATE

Niche Private School serves a diverse student population and offers specialized classes from kindergarten through 12th grade. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEW ACQUISITION OPPORTUNITY – TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION FOR CRANE, RIGGING AND SKILLED TRADE PROFESSIONALS

Premier industry provider trains and certifies skilled workers, specifically in cranes and rigging. Nationwide training for Construction, Energy, Manufacturing, Utilities, Maritime, Government and Military Markets. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEW ACQUISITION OPPORTUNITY – COMMERCIAL CLOSET COMPANY

Georgia headquarters. Projects throughout the Southeast. Current concentration is on condominiums and high-end apartment buildings. Over 3+ million backlog in place. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEW ACQUISITION OPPORTUNITY – SUCCESSFUL SPECIALTY BAKERY CHAIN – MULTIPLE SOUTHEAST LOCATIONS POISED FOR GROWTH

Three locations in Atlanta have shown double digit growth year-over-year and maintained profitability throughout the Pandemic. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEW ACQUISITION OPPORTUNITY – MANUFACTURER OF HIGH PRECISION PARTS & ASSEMBLIES

Certified machine shop manufacturing custom made, high precision parts and assemblies for brand name customers in aerospace, medical, fiber optic, food and beverage, general industrial and electronics industries. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEWSLETTER – KEEPING COMPETITORS AT BAY

Buyers are looking for long-lasting competitive advantages. The goal is to identify a unique combination of valuable services that sets you apart from everyone else in the market. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

PRESS RELEASE – ANNOUNCING THE SUCCESSFUL SALE OF A&R IRONWORKS

“Walden Businesses and Sara Burden have been the consummate partners in this process. Industry knowledge and sage advice helped us find an ideal partner and led to a quick transaction process. We are excited indeed about our future.” said John Chestnutt of A&R Ironworks. CLICK TO READ THE PRESS RELEASE

NEW ACQUISITION OPPORTUNITY – FRANCHISED STAFFING COMPANY

Highly profitable business – three year average EBITDA, including COVID year, $705,436. Additional expansion territories included. Experienced staff in place. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

PRESS RELEASE – WALDEN BUSINESSES WELCOMES JOSEPH MILLER

Walden Businesses is pleased to announce the addition of Joseph Miller as a mergers and acquisition professional. CLICK TO READ THE PRESS RELEASE

NEWSLETTER – PUT TIME INTO PLANNING SALE OF BUSINESS

You’ll be able to sell your business and walk away from the closing table feeling satisfied and confident you made the right choices. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEWSLETTER – BIDEN TAX PLAN DRIVING BUSINESS OWNERS TO MARKET

Business owners contemplating a sale in the next five years should meet with their advisors now and consider their exit strategies under different tax outcomes. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

NEW ACQUISITION OPPORTUNITY – ORNAMENTAL & STRUCTURAL STEEL DESIGN, FABRICATION AND INSTALLATION

Revenues for 2020 were $9.8 million with a $2.3 million EBITDA. Company designs, fabricates and installs commercial ornamental and structural steel products for large general contractors. CLICK TO READ THE NEWSLETTER

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