Madeleine Knowles: earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Management from Florida International University in addition to a Certificate in Business Analytics from Harvard Business School. Madeleine has over 12 years of experience in sales, marketing, and business development. She is a member of the Business Brokers of Florida and is a licensed real estate associate. Madeleine has a passion for helping people achieve their business goals and objectives and is committed to delivering exceptional results in the highest professional and ethical manner. She looks forward to assisting buyers and sellers throughout South Florida as they take the next step in their entrepreneurial journey. Madeleine can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Nicholas Rizzo: (Nick)
Rizzo is a highly trained graduate of the VR Business Broker course of
Business Brokerage for top producing Brokers and has been able to utilize his
business and professional experience in helping Business Owners to develop a
strategy of exiting their business, while also assisting both first time and
more seasoned individuals in purchasing a business opportunity that fits their
Rizzo earned his Bachelors of Science degree in Applied
Economics, along with two minor degrees in Business Administration and Real
Estate from the University of Florida. He has had
extensive experience in both sales and negotiating as a commercial
real estate sales associate, in addition to a strong
understanding of data analytics and financial modeling. Nick is an active
member of the Business Brokers of Florida (BBF), the International
Business Brokers Association (IBBA) and is extremely knowledgeable in
the South Florida market place of small and mid-size
businesses. As a former collegiate athlete, Nick utilizes his
competitive spirit to help people achieve the absolute best possible value when
entering deal negotiations to buy or sell their business. Nick can
be reached via email at email@example.com.
Jonathan Sigel comes to VR with 18 years of business consulting and B2B marketing experience. As a consultant to SMB and startup enterprises, his marketing and strategic planning expertise has spanned industries, including retail, wholesale distribution, technology, professional services, and manufacturing, among others. Recently, he was with Cross Match Technologies, Inc., a biometric identity and security technology service provider headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.
Earlier in his career, Jonathan was an analyst for Broad Oak in New York City where he developed financial valuation studies supporting a successful $150 million financing for a Texas-based oil and gas exploration start-up. He was the first-place winner of an IBM Corporation leadership competition and spent 12 years with the company, rising from an analyst to numerous senior marketing management roles with both budget and personnel management responsibilities. He was also a senior manager of marketing programs and enterprise solutions with NEC Corporation U.S., headquartered in Irving, Texas.
Mr. Sigel was awarded a bachelor of science degree by Harvard University (1994) and an MBA degree in finance and marketing from Baruch College, City University of New York (2004). He is also a professional musician (pianist and trumpeter). Mr. Sigel is originally from New York City and currently resides with his family in West Palm Beach, Florida. Jonathan can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tolunay "Tom" Duyur, Business Intermediary,
Director of Marketing: After his completion of university with a Bachelor
Degree in Management Information Systems, in his homeland of Turkey, Tom moved
to Florida, and was hired at VR Business Brokers, M&A in the capacity of
Administration Assistant. His duties were to be responsible for office
administration and the company’s marketing communication strategies, utilizing
data systems and all network groups, conducting market research studies, and
overseeing all listing procedures in the role of Broker relations with a
After successfully completed his first year, he elevated
his role to obtain a Florida Real Estate license and pursue Business Brokerage
Sales, based on his experience in VR systems. His international background
helps him to view the current situation from different perspectives and to be
able to approach problems proactively. Tom successfully completed the VR Broker
Agent in-depth training program provided by the VR Global Director of
Operations and Training.
He is an active member of Business Brokers of Florida
(BBF), and the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA). Tom can be
reached via email at email@example.com.