NextGen 2 - Valuations


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June 17, 2020 9 AM - 11 AM EDT

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Attendance to this event is restricted to those who have enrolled and paid in advance for the 2020 annual NextGen program.
2nd of 7 sessions running April - November
  • Standards (Definitions) of Value – How are they used and applied
  • Purposes of the Valuation – Are there different valuations for different purposes?
  • Overview of valuation methods – Income, Market, and Asset based approaches
  • Private capital markets and valuation of closely-held businesses
  • Valuations for a typical life cycle of emerging and middle market companies
            - Venture capital and growth capital
            - Equity based compensation
            - Estate and gift tax planning
            - Shareholder and buy/sell agreements and execution
            - Mergers and acquisitions
  • Valuations and fair value reporting by strategic and private equity buyers
Brent Solomon, MSF, CPA/ABV, CM&AA
Brent is an independent valuation, transaction, and CFO advisor and an adjunct professor for the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland. Brent specializes in providing valuation, technical accounting, and transaction advisory services for mergers and acquisitions and capital market transactions.
Brent provides strategic CFO advisory services and project-based valuation and transaction advisory services for venture capital/private equity fund sponsors, public REITs, and operating businesses involved in technology/government contracting, media/entertainment, real estate and other industries. Brent teaches business and valuation analysis using financing statements, created and teaches courses on valuation measurement, disclosure and auditing for financial reporting (Fair Value) for the Master’s programs, and teaches closely-held business valuation for transaction purposes in the Executive Education program.
Brent retired from CohnReznick in 2016 after 17 years as the National Director for Valuation Advisory Services providing valuation and financial advisory for mergers and acquisitions, equity based compensation, financial reporting, estate and income tax purposes, litigation support, and strategic planning for clients in government contracting, real estate, mortgage banking, technology, manufacturing, distribution, energy and many other industries. Prior to CohnReznick, Brent was a CFO/Corporate Controller for closely-held businesses and a public company and an Audit and Tax Partner with traditional CPA firms.
He is also a frequent lecturer at national conferences on topics including business succession planning, mergers and acquisitions, ESOPs, fair value financial reporting, and valuation for specific industries including private equity, real estate, and renewable energy. Brent has served as an expert witness, providing expert testimony in court proceedings and depositions.
Hosted by: ACG
National Capital

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June 10, 2020 11pm