[San Diego, California] EPI is Pleased to Welcome 89 New Advisors to the CEPA Community


CEPA Spotlight: Mark Kravietz

CEPA spotlight features the accomplishments of exceptional thought leaders in the advisory community. Acquire a deeper understanding and knowledge base by reading the stories of some of the industry's most perceptive experts.… read more

367 Strong

CEPA Chicago | Class of 2019: Join in congratulating and welcoming the 69 newest advisors to join the growing exit planning community!… read more

CEPA Spotlight: Justin Goodbread

Justin Goodbread, Business Advisor, Wealth Manager, Speaker, Blogger, Podcaster, Author, 2X Investopedia Top 100, Exit Planning Institute 2018 Leader of the Year, and much more, is not your typical advisor. Over the past 20+ years, Goodbread has started and sold three companies for profit, in addition to purchasing companies with many successes (and failures). His… read more

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

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

Announcement: 2019 Excellence in Exit Planning Award Nominees

The 2019 Excellence in Exit Planning Awards are sponsored by UBS Financial Services, Inc. The exit planning profession poses unique challenges and opportunities. The advisors leading this industry tend to be more entrepreneurial, display high leadership, and are instrumental in driving best practices for their peers and for business owners themselves. Exit planning advisors are… read more

Valuation: A Worthy Cause

Original article contributed from Family Business Magazine [download now] What’s it worth to you? One reason for confusion over valuation is that there’s more than one way to value a company. All too often in family businesses, family members are unaware of these distinctions. “They don’t understand how the companies get valued, and they don’t… 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

Is the M&A Window Closing?

Original article contributed from Quantive Valuations [see full article] How long can a good thing last? So here we are, halfway through 2019 and judging by the commentary from various talking heads, press releases, and my good friends in wealth management, it seems we really have no idea how strong the economy is. Maybe I’m… read more