Jeff joined Viking Mergers & Acquisitions after a successful 37-year career in the economic development profession in North and South Carolina, advising and assisting companies on new locations and expansions. He spent the last twenty-eight years of his career with the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce where he led those efforts and was individually responsible for closing 384 projects resulting in the creation of over 29,000 new jobs and $3.8 billion in new capital investment. He worked with a diverse client base of small, medium and large companies as well as both domestic and international firms.
Jeff brings a professional, client-focused approach he learned in the economic development profession to Viking Mergers & Acquisitions and understands the importance of confidentiality throughout the process. His skills for project management and problem-solving help keep deals moving forward. He understands the need for attention to details and the emotional aspects of selling a business. His goal is to make the process seamless and an enjoyable experience for his clients.
Jeff and Angela, his wife of 17 years, live in the Lake Norman area with their teenage daughter, whom they adopted in Ukraine four years ago. They attend The Cove Church in Mooresville and enjoy traveling, spending time with their four dogs and doing outdoor activities together. They are also rabid fans of the Charlotte Independence soccer team. Jeff is a graduate of Furman University where he played soccer and was a member of the Pi Kappa Phi fraternity. He is also a graduate of the Institute for Organization Management at the University of Georgia and the Economic Development Institute at the University of Oklahoma. He serves on the boards of directors of the Polymers Center of Excellence and the 600 Festival Association.
Precision Fabricated Metal Products Manufacturing Company (#1435)