LISITEN ASSOCIATES Receives 2016 Best of Manhattan Award

  Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MARCH 2, 2016 LISITEN ASSOCIATES Receives 2016 Best of Manhattan Award Manhattan Award Program Honors the Achievement MANHATTAN March 2, 2016 -- LISITEN ASSOCIATES has been selected for the 2016 Best of Manhattan Award in the Business Brokers category by the Manhattan Award Program. Each year, the Manhattan Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Manhattan area a great place to live, work and play. Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2014 Manhattan Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Manhattan … [Read more...]

EXIT PLANNING; is it worth my time? ABSOLUTELY!

The exit planning process is a great thing to do especially if you are contemplating leaving your business in the next few years. There are a number of reasons to think long and hard about an exit strategy however, the most important reason of all is to maximize the value of your business. As business brokers we see TONS of Owners leave a lot of wealth on the table when they exit their companies for one simple reason: Lack of Preparation!! Many Owners have spent decades and maybe even a lifetime building your business into what it is today. You Deserve to get Top-­‐Dollar. Transitioning from your company will definitely be one of the most important and complex decisions you will EVER make. It is so disheartening when an owner has to pay double the amount of taxes that he would have had to pay had he planned better. Even worse is when there is a profitable business that looks fantastic on paper but carries no value to a buyer and is never sold. ALL of this can be avoided! There are … [Read more...]