David J. Kreher
Attorney at Law
At Kreher and McCabe we are dedicated to providing the best counsel to our clients possible.
In particular, David J. Kreher has a Ph.D. in geochemistry, over 15 years of experience in the practice of law and diverse experience in the filing and prosecution of patent applications, defending his client’s intellectual property rights, and consulting with his clients on business related legal matters and an extensive technical background in engineering and construction.
Kathleen Kuznicki is a patent attorney focusing on providing legal services to small and mid-sized business, giving them top-tier quality legal work without the large firm price structure. Kathleen works with businesses to protect some of their most valuable assets, their intellectual property.
Edward B. Lasak
Edward is a strategic-focused CFO/COO/GM/CPA who is accomplished at optimizing cash flows & balance sheets with value-added strategies to create wealth.
Leveraging his diverse financial, valuation, & business experience, Ed is recognized by his peers for his ability to chart-the-course of what is possible by combining a strategic vision with forecasts and performance milestones. Ed’s approach incorporates sophisticated valuation models that optimize shareholder value.
MA in Law
As a business valuation professional, Eric Magister works closely with owners of privately-held, small and medium-size businesses and their professional advisors on a wide variety of valuation assignments intended for transactions, insurance and estate planning purposes.
Eric has experience performing business valuations in a broad range of industries including computer data processing, testing laboratories, professional management development training, transportation equipment wholesalers, automotive repair shops, software publishers, scientific consulting, manufacturing, building cleaning and maintenance, special trade contractors, full-service restaurants, health practitioners, and durable goods wholesalers.
Experienced Advisor with a demonstrated history of working in the retail industry. Skilled in Negotiation, Business Planning, Patent Law, Labor Relations, and Management. Strong professional with a Doctor of Law (JD) focused in Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law from Case Western Reserve, JD.
Ed is an entrepreneurial lawyer helping business owners sell their business to employees through ESOPs.
MBA, Exit Planner
My interest in business began 35 years ago post biology BA when a sales position instilled a desire to broaden my skills from technical systems to sales strategy and profit performance. I completed my MBA and became a founding stockholder of five different businesses that started with zero revenue and grew to dominate their market niche.
E. Brad Scoffin
MBA, CMA and CM&AA
Brad has over 30 years of experience in business-to-business sales, working with business owners and corporate officers. Building connections and relationships with consultants and trusted advisor professionals, he brings a unique skill set that helps our clients navigate the ever-changing business climate. Brad has a diverse background in financial services and insurance sales & marketing. Brad also gives back to the small business community through volunteer work with SCORE.org and SBDC of Michigan.
Matan Shmuel is the founder and managing member of Shmuel Law Group, LLC. Matan focuses his practice on advising and counselling businesses and entrepreneurs in all enterprise-related matters, as well as advising individuals and family business owners in personal tax and estate planning matters.
With over 35 years of experience, I have held diverse roles as a bank executive, Certified Public Accountant, and the proprietor of multiple businesses. Currently, I lead a team of Regional Managing Partners at J. Galt Finance Suite, a consulting firm dedicated to empowering small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with the essential corporate credit to navigate financial challenges, optimize cash flow, and capitalize on newfound business prospects—all without requiring business owners to provide personal guarantees.
John has over thirty years of experience in the insurance and financial services industry. He specializes in developing estate and business succession plans for highly compensated executives, professionals, physicians, and owners of closely held corporations. Prior to joining Stratos Wealth Partners on September 11, 2013 he was Managing Partner of Heritage Private Wealth, LLC from November 2010.
CPA, CBI, CM&AP
Drawing on over 20 years of business experience spanning a huge number of industries and companies of all sizes including public accounting, manufacturing, distribution, construction, convenience stores, gas stations, e-commerce, dealer services, private schools, oil and gas, and many more…
Jason Ward is a discrete business broker with first-hand experience from the buying side.
CFO, Controller, External Auditor, Internal Auditor, and Consultant.
CEPA, Certified Merger & Acquisition Advisor
Tim Whipple is the Designated Broker and Managing Principal of HUB Commercial, an affiliate of Sunbelt Business Brokers. He provides business brokerage and commercial real estate services throughout Arizona. Tim has successfully represented clients in hundreds of commercial real estate/business sale transactions.
Tim is an expert in business brokerage, marketing, real estate acquisitions, contract negotiations, lease review, and market research.
Greg has over 30 years of experience working for companies in sales, marketing, and management capacities. He started his career in the information technology field where he focused on the design and sales of strategic technology solutions to meet the needs of companies that range in size from small business to the Fortune 100. He has served companies in every major industry throughout North America.