About AEGIS Business Brokers, LLC

 

AEGIS Business Brokers, LLC is an independent business brokerage serving the Northwest Arkansas Area, SW Missouri and NE Oklahoma. Our primary mission is serving as broker-intermediaries for business Sales-Ownership transitions. We have served Business Owners, Sellers and Buyers in the Fayetteville, Springdale, Lowell, Rogers and Bentonville Arkansas areas from our founding. We now serve All NWA, Ft Smith, Arkansas River Valley Area, Little Rock, Springfield and Tulsa.


We have developed services in almost every aspect of small business Sales-Ownership Transitions from Exit Planning, Pre-Sell Analysis and the steps required for Planning and Preparing to Sell Business, Business Valuations, Win-Win Ownership Transitions, Strategic Acquisitions, Mergers, Franchise Sales and Franchise Development.


Because we are not corporate owned we are able to focus solely on the goal of best serving you and your personal goals.


We pride ourselves in having the flexibility to respond to a wide range of client needs and the pricing of services to adapt to almost any client's situation.

 

 

Our Founder

 
Richard Roberts, ABI

Richard G Roberts

Accredited Business Intermediary (ABI)
Senior Managing Broker
Franchise Consultant
Licensed Commercial Realtor

 

Richard has always been entrepreneurial starting early with paper routes, creating and running snow shoveling and grass cutting crews, selling greeting cards, magazine subscriptions, car waxing, bicycle repair, etc.

He started his first full time business at the age of 22 and has been in the “Main Street” small business arena as Business Owner, Seller, Consultant and Business Broker ever since. You will find he can easily relate to you and your business due to his 45 plus years in the small business arenas. He has the ability to quickly grasp and analyze business models and conditions and is personally involved in every project and listing at AEGIS.

He has been an avid volunteer serving as an SBA/SCORE Certified Mentor, Co-Mentor for special cases for the Arkansas Small Business Technology Development Center (SBTDC) and volunteer mentor for BNI  Members. He also serves on Northwest Arkansas Chambers of Commerce on various committees and volunteered as a court ordered Mediator for small claims courts specializing in small business disputes.

Richard has extensive Business Brokerage training & experience from two national Business Broker franchises that he worked for. He continues to receive ongoing training from the ABBA American Business Brokers Association where he received an ABI Accredited Business Intermediary rating and the IBBA International Business Brokers where he is an active member.

He has built a large network of Business Brokers, Commercial Lenders, SBA Lenders, Business Buyers and Business Sellers and Business Professionals over the years.

Richard's home town is Chicago which he left in 2010 to move to Fayetteville Arkansas. His mother was born in Biscoe, Arkansas and he has family scattered throughout Pope County.

 

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