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Tuesday, July 11, 2023 from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM CST In Person and Virtual

July Table Topics Luncheon

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What is Table Topics?
Table Topics is an event on the second Tuesday of the month that
features networking and a keynote speaker. Offered in person on the third floor
of the WBCS office building in Irving, TX and virtually via Zoom Meeting.

For those attending in person, lunch is provided.
For those attending virtually, there is an online facilitator.

Questions? Contact WBCS Senior Director of Programs, Elizabeth Garner.

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Staging Your Business for Sale

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Most business owners are planning on the sale of their business to fund their retirement… but most owners have no exit strategy in place! Even if retirement is years away, find out NOW what you need to do to get the highest price for your business. An experienced business broker can provide expert advice, formulate a staging and marketing plan, and find qualified buyers.

In this session you will learn:

  • Valuation/Process/Confidentiality
  • How to Look at Your Business Through a Buyer’s Eyes
  • How to Increase Business Value to Sell for Top Dollar
  • Marketing & Negotiation

This presentation is for all business owners because all business owners should know the true market value of their business. It is never too early to start planning your legacy and exit strategy. Having a plan and a sellable, properly staged business is key for a successful exit. Venture Opportunities is a great resource to help you navigate any of the above. Their expertise is helping businesses successfully stage and sell! 

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Rochelle O'Brien
Venture Opportunities

Rochelle holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing and management information systems from Kansas State University. She is also a licensed Texas Real Estate Broker. Rochelle joined the Venture Opportunities team in 2003 and took over the company in 2021. She has 20 years’ experience assisting clients with the sale of businesses. Rochelle’s specialty is helping owners of companies with annual revenues of $3M - $50M successfully sell and transition out of their business. Selling a business is most likely the largest financial transaction of anyone’s life. Rochelle has gained a reputation for having diverse industry knowledge and building strong client trust relationships. Her clients experience high level personal service and a smooth selling process. Rochelle, her husband and three children have lived in Dallas since 2003. In their spare time, they enjoy traveling to their favorite Colorado vacation spot, as well as any trips to beach locations. Rochelle is an avid reader and cherishes weekend family time.

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11:00 - 11:55 ... Welcome and Small Group Networking
11:55 - 12:00 ... Announcements
12:00 - 1:00 ... Presentation


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This event is open to everyone.

Offered in person and virtually, there are several admission options to meet your needs.
Last day to register for either option online is Monday, June 12.
On-site registration available for in person attendees as well.

What If I Register and Can’t Attend?

Cancellation and Refund Policy
All sales are final. In the event that the registrant can no longer attend, the unused registration is considered a donation to the Council.

Substitutions Welcome
If you have a conflict arise and can’t attend the event, another person may attend in your place at no charge.

Substitutions may be submitted in two ways:
1. via the link and reference # that are provided in your confirmation email
2. via email request to WBCS Senior Director of Programs, Elizabeth Garner

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In Person

$35 / $45


member vs non-member

$5 more on-site

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Each sponsorship level includes event admissions and branding. Contact Lindsay Pittard at lpittard@wbcsouthwest.org to secure a sponsorship. Review options in our 2023 sponsorship catalog


$15 / $25


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Day-of registration not available

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Registrant List

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Venture OpportunitiesRochelleO'Brien
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