The Firm in the News

The Faces of Omaha 2017

Maureen Tierney

ETHICS. GRIT. BOLDNESS. Three key characteristics all good business owners need, three essential values Business Brokers should practice. That's exactly what happens at The Firm Business Brokerage, with the highest closing volume in the Mid… Read More

The Firm Outpaces Transaction Totals from Previous Two Years

Cortney Sells

Nearing its seventh year, business brokerage company The Firm is seeing growth in number of listings, amount of closings and professional staff. Read More

The Firm Visits the North Platte Area Chamber of Commerce

Rachael Rand

On September 29, 2015, The Firm Business Brokerage hosted two informational sessions aimed at keeping businesses local in the southwestern portion of Nebraska. The two free sessions were held at the North Platte Area Chamber of Commerce to … Read More

Soldier to CEO

Rachael Rand

The Firm Business Brokerage is excited to announce the launch of its pilot program, Soldier to CEO. Open to all veterans in the Metro area, Soldier to CEO aims to award three scholarships valued at $5,000 to deserving soldiers looking to p… Read More

Faces of Omaha 2016

Cortney Sells

Buying an existing business has significant advantages over starting a business from scratch, according to Cortney Sells, President and Senior Broker of The FIrm. For one thing, banks are much more likely to provide financing to the buyer … Read More

The Firm Business Brokerage Set to Double Sales Within Seller's Market

Cortney Sells

The Firm Business Brokerage, located at 210 N. 78th St., is poised to more than double last year’s sales with a goal of $18 million in sales for 2014, said President Cortney Sells, who founded the firm in 2009. Read More

The Firm Schedules its Tenth Restaurant Acquisition of the Year

Liz Jones

The Firm Business Brokerage today announces the completion of their tenth restaurant closing of the year. The Firm continues to show the viability of purchasing existing businesses. Even with the ten closings, they still have six on the mar… Read More

Entrepreneurial Spirit Growing in Burt and Cuming Counties

Maureen Tierney

There are currently twelve businesses for sale in Burt and Cuming counties, and last Thursday, November 15, 2016, area entrepreneurs were given a unique opportunity to learn how to successfully buy and sell businesses and keep jobs local. … Read More

Exec Connect: Important Information About Selling Your Business That Every Owner Needs to Know

Maureen Tierney

On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017, The Firm Business Brokerage will be hosting a complimentary informational seminar for business owners across Nebraska. The goal of the session is to educate attendees on the importance of creating an exit stra… Read More

Retirement Specialist Darrell Bryant Hosts Cortney Sells on KFAB

Cassandra Powers

Long standing business owners have few choices when it comes to retirement, especially if they are living without anyone to whom they can pass the torch. Choosing between closing the doors, and listing the business for a price may seem obvi… Read More

Susanne Miller Joins a Growing Team at The Firm Business Brokerage

Alexa Billings

Susanne Miller has added “In House Legal Counsel for The Firm Business Brokerage” to her resume. On April 29, 2014, the practicing attorney, and adjunct professor for Paralegal Studies at College of Saint Mary, joined The Firm’s growing tea… Read More

The Firm Business Brokerage Purchases Building

Alexa Billings

After six years of privately transitioning ownership for businesses across the Midwest, Cortney Sells, President of The Firm Business Brokerage, closed on a deal of her own. On Friday, June 27, 2014 Ms. Sells purchased the building on 210 N… Read More

The Firm: Growing Every Year Since its 2012 Start

Julien R. Fielding, The Daily Record

If you want to buy property, you go to a real estate agent. But what do you do if you have a business to sell? Or if you want to buy a company? Read More

Community Chat with William King

Cortney Sells

William King of 95.7 FM "The Boss" sat down to chat with Cortney Sells about jump starting the entrepreneurial spirit across the Omaha community. It just might be easier than you think to become your own boss, but learning about the process… Read More

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