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Valuation Services

New Direction Partners provides owners, managers, and advisors of private and closely-held companies with timely, accurate, objective, and defensible valuation advice.

There are many situations that require business owners to get a clear definition of the value of their business whether in preparation for sale, for use in gift or estate planning, or for equitable distribution pursuant to divorce proceedings. In seeking a business appraiser, it is important to find professionals with the appropriate experience and qualifications.

The staff of NDP has valued businesses in a wide range of industries and of all sizes from $500,000 to over $500 million in revenues. We take pride in our reputation for producing carefully prepared, well-reasoned, defensible valuations and supporting materials which will, when necessary, stand the test of litigation. And we are prepared to support our valuations when appropriate.

Our professionals have performed business valuations to satisfy requirements arising from a variety of reasons including:

  • Gift and Estate Planning
  • Succession Planning
  • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Charitable Contributions
  • Stock Option Plans
  • Tax Planning and Recapitalizations
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs)
  • Merger and Acquisition Consulting
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Shareholder/Partner Disputes
  • Litigation Support
  • Economic Loss
  • Business Disruption
  • Dissenters’ Rights
  • Impairment Analysis

The staff of NDP has worked with clients ranging from small businesses to large companies in many different industries. A sampling of the industries in which we have performed business valuations include:

  • Manufacturing
  • Distribution
  • Retail
  • Printing
  • Insurance
  • Construction
  • Moving
  • Energy
  • Consulting