Welcome to VR Business Sales New Haven
VR Business Sales located in New Haven is the local office of the nation’s oldest business brokerage, VR Business Brokers headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
It is one of 50 independently owned and operated offices in the global VR network.
Jeff Swiggett founded the VR Business Sales New Haven office in 2008 to bring VR’s high-quality brokerage services to Connecticut and the rest of Southern New England.
For twenty years prior to 2008, Jeff owned, operated and sold two businesses; an import/export company and a manufacturing firm.
Jeff is joined in the office by fellow brokers David Shapiro and Rimas Pileika and Research & Marketing Manager Amanda Mottola (Click on Meet Our Team to read a summary of their backgrounds).
Jeff earned his Certified Business Intermediaries (CBI) designation from the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA). Further, in 2013 Jeff was designated as a Merger & Acquisition Intermediary (M&MAI) by the M&A Source. Only one other broker holds this designation in Connecticut.
The VR Business Sales New Haven office is consistently ranked within the Top 10 offices in the global VR Network. In 2018, it was the #3 office across the entire network. In addition, owner Jeff Swiggett generated more fees than any other intermediary in 2018. We’ve closed over 65 transactions since our founding which makes it the most active business brokerage group in Connecticut. Our closing rate is two times the industry average.
We represent owners in a wide range of industry segments including manufacturers, business service firms, professional services firms, transportation companies, healthcare firms and distribution companies, to name a few. Typical companies are valued between $500,000 to $25 million or have annual revenues of between $1 million and $30 million.