Now Open: Seven New 2020 CEPA Programs


Announcement: Seven New CEPA Programs for 2020 Registration

The Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA) Program is a five-day executive MBA-style program that trains and certifies qualified professional advisors in the field of exit planning. Developed and taught by a diverse team of over 15 nationally-recognized experts, the CEPA program offers attendees an innovative learning experience, performance-enhancing resources, and the strategic insights and tools… read more

The Power of Feedback: 2019 EPI Member Survey

Understanding what our members find valuable (and what they do not) is crucial to EPI. As we contemplate the future and aim to make important decisions that will impact the direction of our company, the power of your feedback and the guidance it provides gives us the right focus. We want to ensure that we are… read more

Announcement: Three New CEPA Training Center Locations

As a part of our brand promise, Exit Planning Institute is pleased to announce three new CEPA program locations. The expansion of our lineup is a direct response to the growing demand and opportunity that exists in the Pacific Coast, the Midwest and the Northeast Region. There are a lot of advisors like you who have been asking… read more

[Event Recap] Owner Engagement program Mid-Year Summit

First Ever Mid-Year Summit: Eleven Leaders Meet to Collaborate On July 11-12, 2019, the Exit Planning Institute hosted members of the Owner Engagement program for the first annual Owner Engagement Mid-Year Summit in Cleveland, OH. This gathering served as an opportunity for the group to gather face-to-face, supplementing their monthly virtual gatherings, for collaboration, idea… read more

[Atlanta, GA] CEPA Program Sellout

The Atlanta Certified Exit Planning Advisor program scheduled for the week of July 19 has hit capacity and sold out. This is the first time in EPI history that a CEPA program has sold out and has almost 90 scheduled attendees. The Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA) Program is a five-day executive MBA-style program that trains… read more

OwnerRoundtable Education: Filling the Room with Creative Ideas

Creating Lasting Change: EPI Welcomes Three New Facilitators Conducting the Owner Engagement Discovery Day at the EPI headquarters is a unique experience. The experts, facilitators, and CEPAs who attend fill the room with creative ideas while they learn to create successful business owner peer groups. The owner engagement membership has grown and now supports roughly… read more

Watch Brand-New Podcast: Doran & Snider on “The Deal – Unscripted”

Our CEO Chris Snider sat down with Dan Doran of Quantive for their first episode of their brand-new podcast series, “The Deal – Unscripted” to talk about exit planning, the three legs of the stool and the types of important conversations all CEPAs should be having with their clients. Be sure to tune in!  … read more

OwnerRoundtable Education: CEPAs Teaching Owners about Managing Value Coast-to-Coast

Creating Lasting Change: The Advantages of Peer Learning This week, EPI hosted another executive strategy discovery training for the newest CEPAs a part of the Owner Engagement Membership, an elite group of advisors who conduct education and lead owner peer learning groups in regions across the country. During this two-day session, CEO Christopher Snider and… read more

2019 Announcement: 50 CEPAs Join the Network

The Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA) designation is awarded to those professionals who meet the experience and education requirements, attend the credentialing program, and pass the proctored exam.  The CEPA designation is accepted by more than 18 major designations and organizations, making it the most widely endorsed and accepted exit planning designation in the marketplace today. To… read more