Business Exit and Transition Services


Evaluate. Plan. Execute. Succeed.

Only 1 in 4 business owners will sucessfully exit their business...Will you be one of them?

Selling a business is often one of the most difficult things an owner will ever have to do. Most are not ready, or worse, they are forced into it. The mission of the Brightworth Business Exit and Transitions Services Team (BETS) is to prepare business owners for transition by increasing the probability and value of their exit in alignment with their personal definition of success.


Is your business ready for transition? 

Can you answer the 3 big questions? Do you understand the exit success formula? This test is the first step in the transistion/transaction process. 


Build Company Value

Do you understand the best methodology to build the value of your company? The I.M.G.O.O.D Checklist™ can help you wisely increase the value and quality of your business.


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A Thoughtful Exit to a Brighter Future

Business owners are busy people. They create the economic engines upon which most of this country’s success has been built. They create value for their customers...



Brightworth Exit and Transition Planning Engagement

Brightworth's most comprehensive engagement. We'll take a deep dive into your personal finances and your business's readiness for transition/transaction.


The Brightworth Business Transition Academy

If you want to learn from your peers in an engaging and active classroom setting, the Business Transition Academy can give you the education you need to successfully transition. 


Brightworth Business Owner Coaching and Mentoring Engagement

At some point every business owner needs help taking their business from where it is, to where they want it to be. Monthly coaching is available with a BETS team certified professional.


Have questions?
Want to learn more about our team?

Brightworth helps you by understanding your ultimate goals for your business, family, philanthropy, and legacy. We then review options, create a clear strategy and plan to reach those goals, and partner with you over the long term in executing and monitoring the plan. Throughout this partnership, we can help you with a plan to get the best tax outcomes, one that includes future giving and estate and tax planning before and as you sell your business interests. This lets you focus on what you’re best at: successfully managing your business and personal life.

Click Learn More to view our BETS specialists and read the frequently asked questions.


*Study Shows Why Many Business Owners Can’t Sell When They Want To,, February 5, 2017

**4 Barriers to Entering the Exit Planning Market,, February 28, 2020