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Transaction Service Event Series for Business Owners

Posted on May 17, 2021 by

Tim Hilligoss

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Southfield, Mich.—May 17, 2021—Clayton & McKervey, a certified public accounting and business advisory firm helping growth-driven companies compete in the global marketplace, is excited to announce a new live video event series: Buying, Selling or Not So Sure? Transaction Service Basics for Business Owners.

“It’s never too early to start planning for a transaction,” Shareholder Tim Hilligoss, CPA said. “This series will provide business owners with useful information and helpful tips to guide them through all phases of a transaction.”

This 4-part series, hosted in collaboration with the Michigan Manufacturers Association, offers guidance on the following topics: deal preparation basics, the role of your advisory team, due diligence, and post-closing considerations.

Each live video session is one hour long. Speakers include transaction service advisors from Clayton & McKervey and other key advisors including local lawyers and investment bankers. The series kicked off on May 6 with an introduction on how to prepare even if your business isn’t for sale yet. Learn more and register for the upcoming sessions:

“Our goal is to put you in the best possible position when buying or selling a business,” Hilligoss said. “Don’t worry if you’re not ready to sell yet – this series will provide you with the tools and knowledge you need to get started.”

Selecting the right transaction partner can make all the difference. Whether your company is interested in buying or selling, the team at Clayton & McKervey can help you stay the course through the transaction process. Mergers and acquisitions are complicated transactions that require careful analysis and the consideration of many options. Our team of professionals will evaluate your opportunity, provide proactive advice from planning to close, and work to maximize your shareholder value. Tune into this live video series to learn what matters most when preparing for a business transaction.

About Clayton & McKervey

Clayton & McKervey is a full-service CPA firm helping middle-market entrepreneurial companies compete in the global marketplace.  The firm is headquartered in metro Detroit and services clients throughout the world. To learn more, visit

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Tim Hilligoss

Shareholder, Tax & Assurance

As a trusted advisor, Tim guides clients through business transactions, tax issues and international expansion.

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