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Knowledge Luncheon – How to Get the Most for Your Business When You’re Ready to Sell

Saturday, February 11th, 2012

Sunbelt Midwest Presents…

Knowledge Luncheon – February 22nd, 2012 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

  • Increase your knowledge on how to raise the value of your business
  • Learn more about the tax consequences of selling a business
  • Get free advice on how to make your business more attractive to prospective buyers
  • Q&A after each presenter

We know how busy you are so we’ve scheduled monthly lunch events that you can attend at your convenience.  RSVP at least one day in advance and we’ll provide a light lunch and important knowledge related to buying and selling businesses.  Simply check for upcoming event topics that suit your interests.  Our local network of professionals including CPAs, attorneys, business owners and friends look forward to sharing experienced knowledge and lunch with you.

Event Host:

Matt Schroder
Sunbelt Business Brokers
1300 Goward Street, Suite 6300
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Phone:  612-751-6868

Guest Presenters:

Dan Freeman, DS&B – Certified Public Accountants, Consultants & Advisors
Kevin Koepke, Koepke Law, Ltd.

Sunbelt Midwest Team

The next Knowledge Luncheon is being held at:
Star Bank – Eden Prairie
250 Prairie Center Drive
Eden Prairie, MN 55344-7819

Also co-sponsoring this event:

Koepke Law Ltd
Inner Circle
InterActive Circle


DS&B – Certified Public Accountants, Consultants & Advisors

Daniel Freeman
222 S. 9th Street, Suite 3000
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Phone: 612-630-5049

Innovation.  Not the typical term used to describe the Art of Accounting.  However, Dan is not your typical accountant.  Dan has gained 25 years of hard-nosed business experience managing over 900 employees as the Chief Financial Officer of a restaurant management company, business planner for a real estate and development company, and performing consulting services, audits, financial strategy, and litigation support for various clients.

As an advisor to all phases in the business life cycle, Dan has helped many clients through multi-generational transitions, succession planning, buy/sell agreements and acquisitions.

Dan has extensive industry knowledge spanning many client groups including: retail, restaurants, manufacturing, distribution, construction and real estate development.

Koepke Law, Ltd.

Kevin Koekpe
3161 Fernbrook Lane N
Plymouth, MN 55447
Phone: 763-201-1201

Kevin Koepke, an attorney for the past 20 years, is the founder and owner of Koepke Law, ltd.  Koepke Law is a Twin Cities law firm that works extensively in the areas of business sales, shareholder succession, litigation, mediation, buy-sell agreements and banking.

The firm’s team of attorneys and paralegal are committed to providing efficient legal services that are timely and cost-effective.

Sunbelt Business Brokers

Matt Schroder
Licensed Business Broker
Minnesota and Wisconsin
Phone: 651-288-1629

Matt is a top producer at Sunbelt, where he has been helping people buy and sell business for ten years.  He is a skilled negotiator, drawing on many years of experience in the business world.  Matt effectively uses his knowledge to educate clients and guide them through the sales process.  He is a licensed business broker in both Minnesota and Wisconsin.

Matt specializes in valuing business and putting together transactions that make it to the closing table.  His effective skills have earned him several Sunbelt Broker of the Year awards.  He has been involved in over 100 transactions in Minneapolis and St. Paul area and has sold both franchise and privately held businesses.

Prior to joining the Sunbelt team, Matt owned his own sales and distribution company.  As a business owner, he worked with numerous small business owners.  His diversified background includes extensive sales, marketing, financing and management experience.

Matt is licensed to sell businesses in both Minnesota and Wisconsin.  He is a member of Sunbelt Midwest, with two offices in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/St. Paul, helping people buy and sell businesses in Minnesota and the greater Midwest area.

To Attend:

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