Cress V. Diglio

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Calder Associates, Inc.

Stephen Wain, President

Susan Rosner, Managing Partner Pennsylvania

Cress V. Diglio, Managing Partner Florida

Services Offered

Cress works with clients to provide:

Mergers and Acquisition Services (sell and buy-side)
* Equity Growth Consulting
* Exit Planning
* Recapitalizations
* Buyer Assistance and Financing
* Board Representation


Cress V. Diglio has been a Business Intermediary since 1999. Despite being one of the youngest Brokers in the industry Cress achieved immediate success. Since that time he has been involved in over 500 successful transactions.
In 2010-2011 Cress was recognized for having the largest closed transaction in the entire Sunbelt Franchise worldwide. The Business Brokers of Florida recognized Cress as Central Florida’s Top Dollar Producer in 2011. Cress joined Transworld Business Advisors as a Regional Vice President in 2013. During his first year with Transworld he became a member of their prestigious President’s Club. In June of 2018 Cress joined Calder Associates as a managing Partner.
The company has expanded its regional presence with the opening of its new office in Orlando, Florida. Mr. Diglio will become Calder’s Florida based Managing Partner, and a member of Calder Associates’ Board of Directors.
With the opening of Calder’s Florida Office, it becomes Calder’s fourth regional office in addition to its headquarters in New Jersey, and other regional offices in Pennsylvania, and the Washington DC metro area including Virginia and Maryland. Calder’s Florida office will serve business owners in the southeast and nationwide.
Cress is well respected in the Business Broker Community. He has been an active member of the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA) since 2003. Cress is a CBI , M&AMI, a graduate of the IBBA's Train the Trainer & a Certified Instructor teaching classes on franchising, pricing businesses & analyzing and recasting financial statements. He served 4 years as head of the CBI exam & 2 years as the IBBA Education Chair. In 2013 Cress was presented with the honor of Fellow of the IBBA. In 2015 Cress received the highest honor in his profession when he was named Chairman of the IBBA. Cress & his father hold the distinction of being the only Father & Son to hold the position of IBBA Chairman.
2017 Chairman Award, 2017 Deal Maker Award, 2017 IBBA Outstanding Producer Award, 2017 IBBA Fellow Award & 2018 Lifetime CBI Certification Award.
Cress is active in his local community. He proudly serves on City of Life Foundations Board of Directors. Cress is a founding member of the Citrus Club's Young Executive Board. His influence on the Board led to the formation of the Philanthropy Committee. Cress is a co-founder of The Diamonds are Forever Casino Night Extravaganza benefiting Central Florida charities. Cress served on the Citrus Club's Board of Governors for six years. In 2009 Cress was recognized by the Orlando Business Journal as one of Orlando’s top 40 under forty.

Areas Served

  • Orange County, FL
  • Lake County, FL
  • Hillsborough County, FL
  • Seminole County, FL
  • Volusia County, FL

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  • Calder Associates is an approved Industry Expert for Software by Business Brokerage Press (BBP). Member IBBA Member M&ASource M&AMI CBI

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