Local Business Broker Earns Prestigious CBI Designation

Charlotte, NC | December 2020

Charlotte, NC –The International Business Brokers Association (IBBA) is pleased to announce that Randy Mitchell of VR Business Brokers of Charlotte has earned the prestigious Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) designation. The CBI, which represents the gold standard in the business brokerage industry, is granted to individuals who complete required course work, pass an extensive competency exam, and agree to uphold the IBBA’s Professional Standards and Code of Ethics.

“Earning the CBI takes dedication to the craft of business brokerage and demonstrates a personal commitment to excellence,” stated Barry Berkowitz, 2020 IBBA Board Chair.  “The CBI is a clear indicator of knowledge and experience, and we encourage business sellers and buyers to look for the CBI designation when selecting a business broker to work with,” added Snell.

Since 2002, Randy Mitchell has advised and coached thousands in business ownership options.  He has extensive experience in franchising and independent business transactions. In 2018 he was named “Businessperson of the Year” by a local Chamber of Commerce.  He is affiliated with VR Business Brokers in Charlotte NC, where they specialize in a full range of high-quality business intermediary services for small and mid-market enterprises in the greater Charlotte market area. He joins Adam Petricoff who earned his CBI in 2019.

About the International Business Brokers Association

The IBBA provides business brokers with education, conferences, professional designations, and networking opportunities. As an exclusive education opportunity, it offers coursework and seminars required to obtain its prestigious Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) certification.

The IBBA also strives to create professional relationships with successful business transaction advisors to increase the value of the IBBA to its members and to be a leader in the exchange of business referrals. Membership in the IBBA includes these excellent networking opportunities, as well as a complete package of other benefits and services. Formed in 1983, the IBBA has members around the world. For more information about the IBBA, visit the website at www.ibba.org