Valuation Services Manager
- Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA)
- Extensive valuation experience with many different sizes and types of businesses.
James joined the BAS team as a senior valuation analyst in July of 2013, and was promoted to Valuation Services Manager in 2015. James has significant experience in the valuation profession, including three and a half years as a valuation analyst with a large consulting firm located in the Chicago area during which time he performed tax related business valuations for firms ranging in size from $500,000 to $50 million in annual revenues.
More recently James worked as a valuation analyst with a public accounting firm, providing a combination of valuation services and litigation support services, including divorce related valuations.
During his career James has enjoyed numerous industries including the following;
|Oil & Gas sales, discovery and support activities||Healthcare|
|Automotive Parts & Repair||Advertising & Marketing|
|Recycling and Waste Management||Insurance|
|Farming and Agriculture||Gemology|
|Lawn & Garden||Surveillance & Security|
|Shipping & Transportation||Recreation & Hospitality|
James has completed valuations of the aforementioned industries for purposes of;
|Gift Taxation||Estate Planning|
|Potential Sale||Shareholder Buyout|
|ESOP Implementation & Continuation||Marital Dissolution|
|Date of Death||Liquidation|
|Bankruptcy||Goodwill Impairment Testing|
|Purchase Price Allocation|
James is a 2008 graduate of Western Illinois University where he was a double major with a bachelor's degree in both accounting and finance. James is a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA).