In this insightful episode of the Business Networking Influencers podcast, host Marco Salinas sits down with Jeff Adam, the President of Adam Noble Group, a seasoned expert in mergers, acquisitions, and business valuations. Jeff shares his remarkable journey, spanning over three decades in the business world, and offers invaluable advice for entrepreneurs and business owners looking to navigate the complex landscape of selling their companies.

Jeff’s story is one of resilience, adaptability, and a deep passion for entrepreneurship. From his early days of starting small businesses in Canada to building a successful firm that serves clients across the United States, Jeff’s experiences provide a unique perspective on the challenges and triumphs of being a business owner.

One of the key highlights of the conversation is Jeff’s expertise in preparing businesses for a successful exit. He emphasizes the importance of understanding the true value of a company and taking proactive steps to maximize that value over time. Jeff shares practical tips, such as conducting a thorough situational analysis, normalizing financial records, and addressing potential areas of concern for potential buyers.

Listeners will be captivated by Jeff’s insights on the emotional and strategic aspects of selling a business. He underscores the importance of choosing the right buyer, one who not only offers the best financial terms but also aligns with the business owner’s values and vision for the company’s future.

Throughout the interview, Jeff’s passion for helping business owners shines through. He shares his personal philosophy on embracing change, leveraging the 80/20 principle, and the joy he finds in guiding entrepreneurs through the complex process of transitioning their life’s work.

Whether you’re a seasoned business owner contemplating an exit strategy or an aspiring entrepreneur seeking to build a thriving company, this episode of the Business Networking Influencers podcast is a must-listen. Jeff’s wealth of knowledge and practical advice will inspire you to take proactive steps towards achieving your business goals and securing a successful future.

Don’t miss the opportunity to learn from this industry veteran and discover the secrets to a fulfilling and lucrative business exit. Tune in now and unlock the insights that can transform your entrepreneurial journey.

About Jeff Adam:

During 3 decades of M&A service, Jeff Adam has successfully completed the sale of over 825 businesses and advised or completed 1,000’s of business valuations and exit plans. An entrepreneur in his own right, Jeff has started and grown 12 companies in fields including international finance, B2B services, business valuation, construction, screen printing, Mergers & Acquisitions, engineering, and manufacturing. Jeff has donated his time as a distinguished speaker at numerous national & international conferences since 1977 covering topics such as environmental services, engineering, media, craft breweries, exit planning, business valuation, charitable giving, management, business brokerage and M&A fields.

Jeff is President of Adam Noble Group, LLC, a national M&A Advisory firm, professionally valuing and confidentially selling profitable businesses owned by exit-motivated business owners to qualified strategic, corporate, private equity, partners, management, and first-time buyers. Jeff establishes rapport, builds trust, and educates business owners in the steps to meet their goals as they prepare and achieve the discreet, confidential exit of their business. Jeff exclusively represents sellers of $1M-50M value enterprises and endeavors to transfer their businesses to qualified, capable acquirers who will build upon the seller’s vision, goals, culture, and history. Jeff maintains lifelong repeat and referral relationships with sellers, their acquirers, and service providers.

Adam Noble Group has multiple M&A and business broker specialties: Manufacturing, Defense Industry, Oilfield services, Construction trades, Craft Breweries, Partnership Buyouts, Manufacturing, Service, and Wholesale Distributors.

Our M&A advisors and business brokers are all multi-industry entrepreneurs who have successfully exited their own companies. Jeff has walked in your shoes! Jeff wants to put the BIGGEST CHECK of your life in your pocket! Please contact Jeff, and he will confidentially answer all your questions.

Our GUARANTEE: a 15-minute call could REALLY change your future!

About The Show Sponsor:

This episode of“Business Networking Influencers” podcast is proudly sponsored by ITEX Barter Marketplace, a premier barter marketplace transforming the way businesses connect and trade. ITEX offers innovative solutions that enable businesses to leverage their goods and services, fostering growth and expanding opportunities within their networks. Through this partnership, we aim to explore effective networking strategies and showcase the impact of strategic partnerships in today’s business landscape. Visit to discover how ITEX is revolutionizing trade and empowering businesses to thrive.

Marco Salinas

Marco Salinas is an Amazon Best Selling Author and has co-authored a book with the legendary sales and personal development consultant Brian Tracy. Marco is a Business and Marketing Coach himself, having previously hosted a radio show on 930AM the Answer in his hometown of San Antonio, and has been interviewed on numerous local TV news affiliates.

Tim Knifton

Tim Knifton is the owner of RSVP Las Vegas, ITEX San Antonio and is a Sales Executive for Responsive Technology Partners. Tim is also a 3x Best Selling Author and a Serial Entrepreneur having successfully launched and sold a multiple- seven-figure business.