Ed O'Deven

Murphy Business Sales

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277 Fairfield Road, Suite 310-A
Fairfield, New Jersey 7004 (View Map)

About the Company

Murphy Business is one of the largest and most successful business brokers in North America with offices conveniently located throughout the United States and Canada. The Fairfield, New Jersey (NJ) office covers Montville, Parsippany, Boonton, Towaco, Lincoln Park, Pine Brook, Fairfield, West Caldwell, Caldwell, Roseland, Cedar Grove, Verona, West Orange, Livingston, South Orange, Montclair, Bloomfield, Nutley, Belleville, Newark, Totowa, Clifton, Wayne, Paterson, Haledon, Franklin Lakes, Hawthorne, Little Falls, Metro NY, and other areas.

The office provides professional service for Sellers of closely held companies looking for a confidential Exit Strategy, Buyers needing a tactical search process that puts them in the right business for the right reasons, and an Intermediary that can get a deal done. This office covers all of Fairfield, New Jersey (NJ) with the following services:

Selling a Business without disclosing its identity
Assisting individuals/companies to Buy the most suitable Business
Matching entrepreneurs with select Franchise Opportunities
Preparing Business Valuation Reports and Appraisal Reports
Consulting services for exit strategy planning and implementation.

Broker Biography

Ed O'Deven (973) 849-9414

Introduction

Ed O'Deven - Business Broker
Ed, a lifelong resident of the state of New Jersey, has owned and operated several businesses during his more than 40-year business career. These included a financial planning business, a real estate development company, and a bottled water/coffee distribution business. From 1980 – 1986, Ed was Regional Vice President for Primerica Insurance Company in charge of recruitment and training in the Morris County, NJ region.
When Ed decided to sell his 26-year-old Bottled Water and Coffee Distribution business, he turned to the Business Brokerage Industry and the result was a successful sale.
This personal experience seeing first hand, the valuable service that Business Brokerage provides, convinced him to join the industry. It was a natural transition for him because He saw business brokerage as a way to continue helping people to make important business and career decisions which has always been very satisfying and rewarding for him throughout his business career.
Before joining Murphy Business and Financial Corporation, Ed took the opportunity to check out a number of Business Brokerage firms and chose Murphy because of its superior systems and processes, its professionalism, integrity and training, and the regional and national support it provides to its brokers.
As a Business Broker/Intermediary and Business Consultant with Murphy, Ed works with buyers and businesses owners of all types and sizes, throughout the United States, helping them to structure great deals, and assisting them to achieve their desired objectives. Because the primary objective in Ed's practice is to help clients achieve their objectives, Ed becomes the client’s Financial Quarterback, often working with other brokers both within Murphy as well as other brokerage firms across America and coordinating the services of the client’s accountants, attorneys, lenders, and financial advisors to achieve the best result for the client. Ed also enjoys assisting clients in the purchase a new or existing Franchised business. In addition to his transactional service, Ed also provides Business Consulting, Exit Strategy Planning, and Valuation Services.

Services Provided

As a Business Broker/Intermediary and Business Consultant with Murphy, Ed works with buyers and businesses owners of all types and sizes, throughout the United States, helping them to structure great deals, and assisting them to achieve their desired objectives. Because the primary objective in Ed's practice is to help clients achieve their objectives, Ed becomes the client’s Financial Quarterback, often working with other brokers both within Murphy as well as other brokerage firms across America and coordinating the services of the client’s accountants, attorneys, lenders, and financial advisors to achieve the best result for the client. Ed also enjoys assisting clients in the purchase a new or existing Franchised business. In addition to his transactional service, Ed also provides exit strategy planning to optimize profits and cash flow while increasing the value and salability of clients businesses.

Areas Served

  • Essex, NJ
  • Morris, NJ
  • Bergen, NJ
  • Passaic, NJ
  • Hudson, NJ
  • Union, NJ
  • Somerset, NJ
  • Westchester, NY
  • New York, NY
  • Rockland, NY
  • Professional Affiliations

    New York Institute of Credit
    Commerce & Industry Association of New Jersey
    Murphy Business & Financial Corporation

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