Keate Partners Ltd

Keate Partners, Ltd.

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1095 Nimitzview Dr. Ste 201,
Cincinnati, Ohio 45230 (View Map)

About the Company

Offering full-service business brokerage services; founded in 1981; completed more than 800 transactions; currently six full-time agents.

Broker Biography

Keate Partners Ltd (513) 241-3700


Company Information:
Founded in 1981, Keate Partners, Ltd. is a full-service merger and acquisition firm representing both middle market acquisition opportunities as well as general business brokerage opportunities.

The firms principals and associates have over 125 years combined experience in business sales and acquisitions, and have completed more than 800 transactions. Keate Partners, Ltd. is the largest firm of its kind in the Greater Cincinnati / Tri-state area.

Keate Partners primarily represents owners of privately held businesses with revenues up to $25 million and located within 100 miles of Cincinnati. We manage the entire selling process, including pre-sale analysis, valuation, preparation of an offering memorandum (CBR), confidential solicitation and qualification of prospective buyers, assistance in negotiating and structuring the purchase agreement, securing financing and coordinating due diligence/closing.

Our firm also offers valuation services in preparation for selling a business, divorce and other litigation support, buy/sell agreements, and for estate planning.

John S. Keate, CBI, Founding Partner of Keate Partners Ltd. 1981 Cornell University School of Hotel Administration. Ohio State University Executive Development Program.

Wayne Corney, Principal, Keate Partners Ltd. 1984. University of Cincinnati, BS, Mechanical Engineering

Lawrence J. Pongonis, Principal, Keate Partners Ltd. 1984 Gannon University, BA. Loyola University, Chicago, MA

Randal A. Sircle, Principal, Keate Partners Ltd. 1991 Eastern Kentucky University, BBA, Accounting. Xavier University, MBA, Finance

Jack W. Sussman, Senior Associate, Keate Partners, Ltd. 1983 Adelphi University, BA

Jeff Moore, Associate, Keate Partners, Ltd. Pennsylvania State University, BS, Accounting


Marina Eger - Administrative Manager

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Services Provided

Represent Business Sellers and Buyer Search Clients in the sale or purchase of small to medium transactions.
Perform Business Valuations for use in a sale, exit planning, estate planning, etc.

Areas Served

  • Hamilton, OH
  • Professional Affiliations

    IBBA, IBA, Ohio Real Estate Brokers License, Kentucky Real Estate Brokers License

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