Spectrum Corporate Resources, LLC
Mergers & Acquisitions
Business Brokerage-CBB-Certified Business Broker with CABB-Former Treasurer & Current Board Member
Business Valuation (Including for the IRS & Courts-Nationwide) CVA-Certified Valuation Analyst
Expert Witness Testimony
Exit Planning & Strategies
Consulting in many business areas
Specialist: Auto Dealerships, Manufacturing, Distribution, Wholesale & Service sectors
Assisted in the sale of several hundred businesses
Witnessed over 3,000 transactions and over 500 auto dealerships with National Business Brokers, Inc.
Currently with National Business Brokerage, Inc and a Spectrum MA affiliate
Mr. Schmidt received his Bachelor of Arts in Business, with an emphasis in Accounting, from California State University at Fullerton graduating with Honors in 1984. Upon graduation, American Stores employed him as an Internal Auditor. In 1987 he accepted a position as a Financial Auditor with the firm of Coopers & Lybrand International (Now Price, Waterhouse Coopers), located in Newport Beach California where he became a CPA.
In 1988 he left Coopers & Lybrand to join National Business Brokers, Inc. (founded by his father in 1978). He assisted his father with the management affairs of the company and provided services as a Business Intermediary in the sales and marketing of businesses. From that time to the present, Mr. Schmidt has had the opportunity to negotiate the sale of over one hundred businesses. Concurrently, he had the opportunity to appraise or value hundreds of businesses, including Automobile Dealerships, a specialty, in connection with National Business Brokers who have sold over 3,000 business and 600 Automotive Dealerships, more than any other company worldwide. Additionally, on a nationwide basis, he provides expert testimony and consultation for court and arbitration cases for judges and legal counsel. Finally, he is a special consultant for the County of Orange in the State of California.
Mr. Schmidt’s hands on experience in accounting, management, auditing, business brokerage and valuations provides him with unique credentials and the ability to provide Certified Business Appraisals, Valuations and Expert Witness Testimony for National Business Appraisers, Inc. as its President which was founded in 1983. He also serves as Senior Vice President of the Appraisal Division of National Business Brokers, Inc. founded in 1978. He continues to provide Intermediary Services for National Business Brokerage, Inc.
Mr. Schmidt is Certified Valuation Analyst-CVA-Certified Valuation Analyst with NACVA-National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts and a CBB-Certified Business Broker with CABB-California Association of Business Brokers and a Former CABB Treasurer and Current Board Member, as well a former CPA.