Acclaro Team Members Present at NCEO Conference
Acclaro Valuation Advisors is an leader in business interest and closely-held business valuation services. The company specializes in initial ESOP valuation as well as annual ESOP valuation reports; due to their experience in the field, Acclaro ESOP valuation advisors are sought speakers on employee ownership topics.
In April 2013, members of the Acclaro team attended and made presentations at the annual National Center for Employee Ownership conference. Aaron Pryor moderated a roundtable discussion at an experts’ luncheon, and Chris Best served as a co-presenter of a presentation on ESOP exit planning.
We are proud of our members’ involvement in the ESOP community and look forward to continued engagement in ESOP education and innovation.
Acclaro Valuation Advisor Aaron Pryor Listed on ESOPMarketplace
Aaron Pryor, expert ESOP valuation advisor and associate at industry leading valuation firm Acclaro, now has a professional listing on ESOP Marketplace. We are happy to feature Mr. Pryor on our site, as part of our attempt to create a highly quality-controlled listings of expert ESOP advisors.
Mr. Pryor’s expertise encompasses a variety of ESOP fields, such as ESOP feasibility study and valuation, consideration and fairness opinions, and exit planning.
Robert Hicks, Jr.: ESOP Valuation Specialist with Acclaro
Valuation is a crucial step in the ESOP process, being necessary to determine accurate company share price and ESOP dividends. ESOP Marketplace is happy to add an expert valuation firm – Acclaro Valuation Advisors – to its company listings.
Robert Hicks is one the firm’s advisors with an individual listing featured on our site. Mr Hicks, a managing director at Acclaro, is a Certified Public Accountant who has provided valuation and consulting for privately owned businesses for over 20 years.
His overall experience in the financial services industry spans 35 years; in the employee ownership field, he’s an expert in ESOP feasibility study planning and execution, advisory services pertaining to management compensation, fairness, initial and annual ESOP valuations, fiduciary matters, financing and problem-solving.
Acclaro Valuation Advisors is a market leader and a respected authority in the field of ESOP valuation. ESOP Marketplace is excited to represent a distinguished firm like Acclaro, and is happy to count a number of great Acclaro advisors among the site’s individual advisor listings.
One of the advisors with a personal listing on the Marketplace is Chris Best, Acclaro’s Managing Director and an expert in valuation.
Mr. Best has advised privately held businesses on issues pertaining to valuation, such as reviewing ESOP valuation reports for compliance and credibility. He is a CPA with decades of experience, whose credentials include Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV), Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA), Master Certified Business Appraiser (MCBA), and Accredited in Business Appraisal Review (ABAR).
Mr. Best has prepared over a thousand valuations, and has also developed and taught courses on appraisal, valuation and other advanced business topics.
Chris Best, our most recent addition to the ESOP Marketplace, will be presenting at the upcoming National Center for Employee Ownership seminar.
The National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO) is an organization that serves as the leading source of accurate, unbiased information on ESOPs and other compensation plans. The NCEO has done a lot of great work in our field and they’ve helped to move this industry forward. For more information about the NCEO and their contributions to ESOPs you can read our interview with the founder, Corey Rosen.
The title of the seminar Chris Best will be presenting is “Determining Stock Value.” During the presentation, Chris will clarify the process used to value ESOP-owned shares in an S corporation. It’s a presentation that Chris Best is highly qualified to present as the managing director at Acclaro Valuation Advisors. That’s why Chris is the featured ESOP advisor for our business valuation section. If your business needs help with its valuation efforts, you can’t go wrong by enlisting the help of Chris Best.