WELCOME! and thank you for your interest in one of the business's we exclusively represent. The Hughes Group,Inc is a professional Business Brokerage firm specializing in the sale of successful, on-going businesses. We are proud of our success and after 34 years plus in this industry we have participated in over 650 successful business sales. We network with buyers throughout the U.S.,as well as local professionals, putting together quality transactions for our buyers and sellers.
Larry Hughes, founder and principal of The Hughes Group, Inc. in Oklahoma City, OK, since 1982, assists business owners in selling their businesses on a local, regional, and national level. During that time he and his staff have completed over six hundred fifty successful transactions. Larry's focus is on the sale of successful businesses in a variety of industries and sizes. In addition to The Hughes Group, he and Beckie have been financial partners in several other businesses. That experience allows him to have a deeper understanding of the complex issues a business owner faces as they go through the selling process. Larry brings years of sales and marketing experience as a resource to every transaction. In addition, he presents seminars and workshops at industry trade shows on the subject of "How to sell your Business for the top dollar", "Valuing and Selling Your Business", exit planning subjects, as well as other related topics.
Beckie Hughes ASA, CBA, is a recognized leader among her peers in the Business Valuation Industry. She has a wide variety of experience in Valuations with the following qualifications:
Accredited Senior Appraiser, ASA
Certified Business Appraiser, IBA
Certified with USPAP
BBA: Baylor University
Business Valuation 1- Intro to Valuation Theory & Appraisal Procedure
Business Valuation II- Reaearch & Analysis in Appraising: The process of estimating value
Business Valuation III- Research & Analysis in Appraising: The process of estimating value-Business Valuation Methodology
Business Valuation IV- Advanced Appraisal applications & Professional Standards-Business Valuation: Selected Topics
These are just a few of the Professional courses and areas of study regarding valuations that Beckie has taken.
Beckie and Larry bring strong financial, sales, and marketing skills along with a successful history in the Business sales and Valuations industry.
"Our mission", Larry adds, "is to assist business owners in planning and implementing the successful sale of their business, creating maximum value for our clients"
If you are considering growing thru acquisitions, buying your first business, or selling your business, call us for a confidential, no obligation, meeting.
Larry Hughes is a founding member of the The Professional Resource Group(PRG), formed to work with family owned businesses, and a member of the Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce. Beckie Hughes is an Accredited Senior Member of the ASA(American Society of Appraisers),and is a Certified Busines Appraiser with the IBA (Institute of Business Appraisers). She is involved in valuing businesses for sale, estate planning purposes, ESOPs, as well as exit and transition planning for business owners.