Prepare Your Business for sale with Venture ConnectSelect a service to read more about it. If you would like a quote, call Venture Connect at 1-855-421-0082 or contact us here.
Transition Plan - Venture Connect will work with you to create an in-depth Transition Plan that will be an integral part of your smooth transition and a buyer’s consideration to purchase. It will help to ensure that your long-time, valued clients are taken care of and that your quality is maintained. A properly followed Venture Connect Transition Plan may also increase the amount you will actually take home when a deal is done. As well, a business that has successfully completed a Transition Plan through Venture Connect may be given an endorsement on our website as a business primed for sale.
Exit Essentials - Venture Connect will work with you to create an Offer for Sale multi-page sales document; a valuable tool when used in conjunction with realtors or if you wish to sell your own business. This document may contain sensitive and confidential information about your business and will include detailed financials, inventory or equipment lists etc.
Prices starting at $2000 for small business; $3000 for mid - large business.
Succession Plan - A Succession Plan focuses on the businesses’ human resources. With consideration of your exit, Venture Connect will work with you to create a plan and systematic approach that is aligned with your mission and core values and potentially identify or attract a successor who is on the same page with your company strategy and culture and to support staff through a management transition. A Succession Plan is one component of a Transition Plan.
Web Ad and Business Fact Sheet
Web Ad- There is no charge to place a business listing on ventureconnect.ca. Through a partnership agreement with the Province of BC, listings placed on ventureconnect.ca are cross promoted on two of their websites providing additional exposure.
Business Fact Sheet - Venture Connect works with business sellers to create a high level written introduction to key elements of the business. This document provides a multi - page professional marketing and sales tool to present to interested buyers. Print and electric copies are included. The fee for a Fact Sheet is $750.00. The fee may be reduced if a Price Determination has also been purchased.
Price Determination- The first step to see if you are set on the right path to receive the return from your business that you are expecting. We’ll determine a realistic value of your business based on traditional methods and standards. A review of factors influencing value perception of your business will also be provided along with a discussion of exit options and strategies to reach potential buyers. This summary and discussion will enable you to showcase your business financials in their strongest light and prepare you for the sale of your business, A Venture Connect Price Determination is priced from $500.
Sale Preparation - Our service package designed to take you, step by step and in your own time frame, from where your business is today to your ultimate goal of maximizing the return from its sale. We start with a valuation of your business to determine current potential sale value and identifying opportunities and risks that can be addressed to increase the market value at sale time. Next steps are a series of consultations where we review improvement plans and action steps, either monthly or quarterly determined by your sale time frame. We also review potential strategic buyers and / or employee buyout options as appropriate, as well as assist you in compiling the information and documentation required to professionally present your business. This process unfolds over the time frame you choose, often 6 - 18 months. Package does not include sale mediation. Pricing for Sale Preparation - $1,500 - $2,000
Staging Consultation - A visual assessment of your business followed by a discussion with you about how to make your business more appealing to potential buyers, both operationally and physically. Please call for a quote.
Sale Mediation- If you are selling privately, and after a buyer has been identified for your business, we will assist you to a successful completion of the sale through preparation of a Letter of Intent for your sale, outlining the agreed upon terms and buyer/seller responsibilities. Consultation and discussions with both buyer and seller helps to ensure the sale stays on track and is smooth for both parties. Pricing for mediation begins at $500