Your challenges and opportunities require a questioning approach with a trusted guide.

Since launching his business brokerage firm in 2002, Chuck has led brainstorming and idea generation sessions with clients to deliver successful organic and acquisitive growth.  This experience led him to understand the value of building a strong foundation long before engaging in the process of succession or exit planning.

The key to success is questions.

Chuck chairs a CEO peer advisory group with Vistage Worldwide, the world’s leading chief executive organization.
He has also 
held the following certifications:

  • NACVA Trainer (National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts)

  • MMIBA (Middle Market Investment Banking Association.)

  • MBBI Past President (Midwest Business Brokers Association)

His favorite question is: "what is the most important thing we should be talking about today?" 
Oh, and, if you read this far you may want to ask Chuck: "What is a Moonshot Mentality."

Chuck & Marva as LPGA Marshals at Olympia Fields

Chuck & Marva enjoying a favorite pastime - Marshals for an LPGA event at Olympia Fields.


To understand Chuck to the fullest, inquire about his first (and only) published book.  When his ninth grandchild came into the world, Chuck recognized the uniqueness of each child and their individual experiences.  After five years of research, he shared the right experiences, found the right words, and nurtured the right stories that have allowed him to express his unique perspective for each of grandchild.