Murphy Business Announces, “Top Producers” and “Multi-Million Dollar Club” Award Recipients

Murphy Business has announced the winners of its 2021 “Top Producers” and “Multi-Million Dollar Club” awards. We would like to congratulate all of the award recipients on their outstanding achievements in assisting business owners and buyers to realize their goals. This year’s Top Producers include Murphy Business Brokers from across the United States and Canada, many of whom have closed transactions worth millions of dollars. The Multi-Million Dollar Club recognizes the Murphy Business Brokers who have closed transactions in excess of $2 million. We are honored to recognize these individuals for their dedication to aiding their clients in achieving their objectives.

“We are proud of our longstanding tradition of excellence in the field of business brokerage. Our brokers have a deep understanding of the intricacies of buying and selling businesses, and they use this knowledge to serve our clients with the utmost honesty and professionalism. We are proud to see so many of them being recognized for their achievements. Congratulations to our award recipients and all Murphy associates on another record-breaking year!” said Murphy Business CEO and President, Tom Coba.

The prestigious “Top Producers” award was given to the top 15 Business Brokers in the Murphy Business network who delivered excellent client service and concluded high-value transactions. The honorees are listed below:

Dan Bauer (MN) Phil Eleson (KY) Jacob Petersen (MN)
Ron Buck (NC) Teresa Farrell (OR) Gordon Schofield (ON)
Bruce Burns (NM) Hal Feder (VA) Pat Steffl (MN)
Daz Connell (NJ) John Kraft (FL) Jesse Stone (SC)
Celine Dufresne (FL) Peggy Kragh (MT) Cheryl Venezia (NJ)

We congratulate the following Murphy Business Brokers named the 2021 members of the Multi-Million Dollar Club. These Brokers had to complete more than $2 million in transaction value in 2021 to be recognized members of the brokerage firm’s “Multi-Million Dollar Club.”

Dan Bauer (MN) Andres Fischer (FL) Kevin Lehmann (NJ) Marvin Slovacek (UT)
Ron Buck (NC) Terry Flanagan (FL) John Maslanik (MT) David Smith (SC)
Bruce Burns (NM) Shannon Foust (OH) Russell Miller (NJ) Jennifer Smith (MO)
Michael Carrozza (OH) Steven Fylypchuk (AB) Andy Montgomery (TX) Brian Southworth (WA)
Joe Chiarello (NJ& PA) Richard Gadberry (TX) Bryan Mulder (SD) Sheila Spangler (ID)
Russell Cohen (FL) Rich Giles (TX) Jacob Petersen (MN) Pat Steffl (MN)
Daz Connell (NJ) Rey Gonzales (SD) Ken Pokorny (TX) Jesse Stone (SC)
Celine Dufresne (FL) Dan Gore (FL) Mark Pothier (NS) Lonnie Veasley (FL)
Jim Dunmire (FL) Richard Halterman II (VA) Michele Pouliot (FL) Cheryl Venezia (NJ)
Phil Eleson (KY) David Hamm (MO) Mark Purtee (FL) Fred Walker (VA)
Judy Elrod (WA) Anton Joro (FL) Michael Rooney (IA) Bill White (OH)
Louis Falzarano (NJ) Arturo Kalb (BC) Tully Ryan (NC) Ken Whitley (MI)
Teresa Farrell (OR) John Kraft (FL) Justin Sandridge (MD)
Hal Feder (VA) Peggy Kragh (MT) Gordon Schofield (ON)

Congratulations to the 2021 Top Producers and Multi-Million Dollar Club award recipients!

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About Murphy Business & Financial Corporation LLC
Clearwater, Florida-based Murphy Business & Financial Corporation LLC is a full-service business brokerage firm facilitating business transfers, consulting, valuations, mergers and acquisitions. Closing deals at a higher ratio than the business brokerage industry average for over 25 years.

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