Content about Anchor Peabody LLC

September 28, 2012

By Jason Fraler, managing principal, Anchor Peabody, LLC

We are recovering, but things are still slow. Many of you are starting to replenish your teams — holes created from the deep cuts you needed to make to survive, while waiting for the market to come back. Lots of you are talking up market share gains, gross profit increases and efficiency gains. A few of you are even getting back to expanding your business by opening a new location or via the selective acquisition target.

September 28, 2012

By Jason Fraler, managing principal, Anchor Peabody, LLC

There is no doubt you can make a lot of money buying a business or selling the one you own. The flip side is also true: You can also lose a lot of money or leave a lot on the table. These thoughts also beg the question: How do you actually value a business?

September 28, 2012

By Jason Fraler, managing principal, Anchor Peabody, LLC

Opening your business is the single most important event in a company’s timeline. Deciding to sell your business is usually the second most important event, so it is valuable to understand who can help you in the process.

April 3, 2012

A former co-founder of Building Industry Partners has formed a new venture that targets privately owned “middle market” LBM companies. Anchor Peabody LLC, founded by Jason Fraler, offers private equity capital, mergers and acquisitions and debt advisory to the building and construction industry. 

Joining the firm’s advisory board is Tony DeCarlo, the former CEO of Lumbermens Merchandising Corporation (LMC).