Mergers & Acquisitions

M&A Talk Podcast

M&A Talk is the #1 podcast on mergers & acquisitions. At M&A Talk we bring you exclusive interviews with experts in business sales, valuations, mergers and acquisitions, and more. We talk to the most experienced professionals in the industry to uncover their secrets.

Busting Myths About SBA Business Acquisition Loans

Busting Myths About SBA Business Acquisition Loans

Steve Mariani

President and Business Finance Advisor at Diamond Financial

In this edition of deal talk, we’re going to talk to you buyers out there. If you’re considering buying an established small business that you’ve had your eye on and you know you’re going to need financing, you may want to listen up. Specifically, we’re going to talk with an expert about funding through the SBA, or small business administration, and some misconceptions concerning the process, expectations, and results of working with the SBA to help you finance your transaction. To do that, We’re going to lean on our guest expert in this area, Mr. Steve Mariani, he is the President and a business finance advisor at Diamond Financial, based in Rollin, North Carolina. They help business owners and buyers Nationwide.

Guest Profile

Stephen Mariani has been involved in small business since 1978, personally owning many himself. It was his experience in locating financial solutions that brought him to establish Diamond Financial with the business owner in mind.

He prides himself on honesty and integrity, which is apparent after your first encounter with his organization. Stephen and his associates are dedicated to small businesses in the United States and are committed to their success.




The Art of Selling a Business With $10 Million to $100 Million in Revenue

Written by Jacob Orosz, President of Morgan & Westfield

For a business to sell for what it’s really worth – or even more – you need to properly prepare. But too many entrepreneurs put off planning the sale of their business until the last moment. Acquired – The Art of Selling a Business With $10 Million to $100 Million in Revenue will help you prepare your business for sale and walk you through the sales process, dodging the pitfalls along the way. With a significant amount of your wealth tied up in your business, planning your exit is one of the most critical initiatives you’ll undertake.

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