Business Insights



A Record Year
Another record year for Alliant as we closed 25 businesses in 2015. In addition, our average transaction was more than double that of 2014 ( previous best year). Our buyers for 2015 included a range of Private Equity, Strategic as well as individual buyers looking to exit Corporate America. There […]

2015 YEAR IN REVIEW


Captain Ds
Alliant Capital Advisors is pleased to announce the acquisition of three Captain D’s area restaurants located in Springfield Tennessee, Lawrenceburg Tennessee, and Athens Alabama. The transaction was led by Bill Marrero, managing partner at Alliant Capital Advisors in Brentwood Tennessee, who initiated and acted as an adviser in the transaction. […]

Trident Holdings Acquires Three Area Captain D’s Locations



Alliant Capital Advisors recently brokered a major deal, aiding Edmonds Engineering, Inc of Birmingham, Ala. in their acquisition of EWB Engineering, LLC of Hendersonville, Tenn. As Bill Kendrick, managing partner of Alliant Capital, put it, “We are very excited to have worked with Erwin Brandt and the team at Edmonds […]

Alliant Capital Brokers Major Deal


Nashville Business Brokers
BizBuySell Insights Report 2014 was a record year for small business transactions. Serving as a great indicator of the health of the U.S. small business economy, BizBuySell publishes their Business Insights Report each year. This year BizBuySell, which is also the largest online marketplace for business sales, reports a 6% […]

Alliant Capital Advisors Leads the Nashville Market for 2014 Business ...


Businesses Trending Toward Success
Nashville businesses have enjoyed the recent growth of the city. With so many individuals, small businesses, & corporations relocating to the Nashville area, it’s no surprise that we’ve seen buyer confidence increasing on business sales. We’re also seeing similar optimism in other Southeastern cities. A Good Market for Buyers and […]

A Good Time to Buy or Sell a Business



Beach Sunset
Prepare an Exit Strategy If you’re a small business owner and you think that you would like to sell your business someday, you need to begin to think about your exit strategy. So many people get caught up in their dreams about selling their business for huge sums of money […]

Entrepreneur Essentials: An Exit Strategy


Nashville Kiwanis Duck Race
  Business Networking from Scratch About six years ago, when we first moved from Atlanta to Nashville, we came to the city with little to no contacts. Previously, I’d only spent a handful of days in Nashville and so we moved here without friends or family in the area, and […]

The Impact of Networking on Alliant Capital Advisors


In my last post, I observed the flexibility of one company and how it lead to a successful new opportunity for them. Considering how quickly the landscape of business changes these days, it’s essential to have some of that flexibility built-in. Likewise, when changes take place in one industry, it […]

Unintended Consequences Can Be Great For Business