Brian T. Franco
President & Managing Partner
Brian T. Franco provides Meritage
Partners with almost a decade of experience in the fields of Mergers & Acquisitions and Business Financing. Brian’s
success rate is amongst the highest in the industry having sold over 80% of the companies he’s represented through Meritage
Partners. Brian’s experience in the M&A Industry has greatly contributed to his understanding of transaction structure,
strategic placement of buyers, and the attainment of maximum market value for his clients. Brian has represented and
sold numerous small to medium-sized businesses in a number of industries and has significant experience working with companies
in: manufacturing, trucking, distribution, construction, retail, wholesale, consulting, and other professional services.
Brian is a Certified Merger & Acquisition Advisor, Certified Business
Intermediary and Certified Business Evaluator as well as an active member of Alliance of Mergers and Acquisition, International
Business Broker Association (IBBA) California Association of Business Brokers (CABB), American Business Consultants, Inc.
(ABC) and the The Society of Business Opportunity Appraisers (SBOA).
ETV Global & Meritage Partners, Inc.
ETV partnered with Meritage Partners, Inc. a licensed M&A advisory and valuations
firm. Through this partnership, ETV works with clients to better position businesses for growth and attain maximum valuation.
Meritage Partners, will then provide advisory services to clients seeking growth through mergers, acquisitions and or exit
The business appraisal process is a crucial element
to business owners in need of establishing value for estate planning, institutional financing, sale of business, partnership
buy-outs and other reasons that may require an actual valuation of the business that can be defended in litigation.
Meritage Partners has the ability, knowledge and experience to advise in these matters and to prepare the business appraisal
for our clients.
Meritage Partners has the resources and relationships to the business financing
needed to keep your company moving forward. Our Commercial Finance solutions include business loans to improve cash flow,
restructure, debt consolidation, and provide working capital. Asset based business loans are just one facet of commercial
finance to meet your needs. Commercial loans can also provide leveraged business financing for acquisition & buyout
based on cash flow. Meritage Partners specializes in Commercial, SBA, and Private Placement Loans starting
at $1MM and above.
Lending - Utilizes business assets for collateral.
Cash Flow Lending -Utilizes businesses predictable
and historically sustainable cash flows.
Private/Short Term Loans - Private money
loans are extremely popular for business owners in need of cash flow for opportunity growth.