WOODSIDE, Calif. & WAYNE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BizEquity (www.BizEquity.com), the first online cloud-based business valuation system and service, announced today that it has hired leading business valuation expert Scott Gabehart as Vice President of Valuation Services and Support.
A recognized expert, author and former professor in business valuation, Mr. Gabehart has completed over 700 valuations over the past 15 years. He is the author of “The Business Valuation Book” and “The Upstart Guide to Buying, Valuing and Selling Your Business,” and is a former professor of business valuation at the Thunderbird Global School of Management, where he developed and taught a course on private firm valuation between 1999 and 2007. Mr. Gabehart is a Certified Business Appraiser through the Institute of Business Appraisers and has taught business valuation methodologies extensively at the University level throughout the Southwest.
“BizEquity’s ability to continue to innovate and lead will be dependent upon the team we field day in and day out,” stated Michael M. Carter, CEO and President of BizEquity. “Scott Gabehart is one of the foremost leaders in the Business Valuation space and we are looking forward to working with him to grow and continue to improve our product and service offering to the 30 million small businesses in the United States, and 250 million businesses globally.”
“I look forward to working with Mike and the world-class team members he has assembled,” said Scott Gabehart, VP. “There is a need for a Zillow-like offering in the small business arena, and BizEquity has been the leader while investing millions of dollars into a uniquely user-friendly and realistic valuation tool. I look forward to helping expand our early lead in the market as the company delivers the next version of the platform later this year.”
The addition of Mr. Gabehart is latest the senior level addition to BizEquity’s growing leadership team. In October, the company announced its new board of directors, which includes current and former leaders of the AICPA; Twitter; Microsoft; Merrill Lynch; GSV Capital; Safeguard Scientifics; Internet Capital Group; and Kleiner Perkins Caulfield and Byers.
BizEquity is the first online cloud based business valuation service provider. As a pioneer of the Valuation as a Service (VaaS) online business valuation market, BizEquity delivers valuable data and information for small and midsize businesses. Through its proprietary and patent-pending business valuation methodology and cloud based technology, BizEquity delivers a dynamically generated and customized 16 page detailed business report with four different valuation outcomes in minutes for a fraction of the cost associated with full business appraisals. For more information, please visit www.bizequity.com.