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Mergers & Acquisitions

Bringing Buyers and Sellers Together!


ABBEX reviews all facets of your business to ensure a successful sale or mergerBusiness Broker Serving Sarasota,
Bradenton and Lakewood Ranch

On doing business well—and doing well in business.
When you've been in business for over 30 years, you're doing something right. When actions speak louder than words; when your reputation of integrity and success in the business community goes before you—it's easy to continue doing business well and doing well in business. That's what ABBEX is all about. Doing business well—and helping you do well in business.

Business Brokerage Services

—personalized service and a remarkable reputation.
As a leading business broker in the Sarasota, Bradenton, and Lakewood Ranch region, ABBEX, Inc. is determined to help area businesses do survive and thrive whether buying or selling a business. ABBEX, Inc. offers a remarkable reputation, a long list of satisfied clients, and expert services in:

  • Helping you purchase a business that matches your skills, strengths, and potential;
  • Selling your business for what it is truly worth by achieving peak performance and maximizing valuation;
  • Mergers and acquisitions that help your company grow and prosper;
  • Personalized consulting on business financing that satisfies SBA requirements; and
  • Fair and accurate business valuations that truly portray market value.


Creating the Perfect Match.

ABBEX helps buyers find the right businessTo buyers, Steve says, “I don't want to sell you a business. I want to make the perfect match between you and your future. I want to know your strengths and interests; what makes you get up in the morning excited about business. If I can help you be successful, I've done my job right.”

“I plan to be there long after the sale,” he adds. “In fact, I get calls every day from former clients asking for business advice. They know I'm there for them anytime they need to bounce ideas or look at ways to be more profitable. I've become a small-business mentor—it's what I do. It's who I am.”


Maximizing Profitability.

ABBEX helps you get the most value for your businessSellers enjoy the same level of confidence and relationship with ABBEX, Inc. Steve's proven system of analyzing and improving business operations to maximize profitability and consequently gain the highest selling price—an accurate valuation based on real worth—has meant over a thousand satisfied customers on both sides of the transaction.

After years of buying and selling businesses in Sarasota, Bradenton, and Lakewood Ranch, Steve's network of strong, pre-qualified buyers means he can more quickly create that perfect match between buyer and seller.

A solid history of success.

Having grown up on a farm, ABBEX owner Steven Alexander knows the strength behind commitment and the value of honest, hard work. He's owned 17 different businesses, always with an eye for purchasing struggling companies with hidden potential. His passion for analyzing operations, recognizing weaknesses, organizing processes, strategizing marketing, improving products and services, adjusting personnel—in short, getting the job done right—has translated into one successful turnaround after another. And those were his own companies. Meanwhile, Steve and the ABBEX team have helped clients buy and sell over 1,100 companies with the same expertise and enthusiasm.

Call ABBEX Today—it's the right call to make.

If you're thinking of buying a business, selling your business, need a business valuation, or simply want to discuss possibilities, call Steve Alexander at ABBEX, Inc.

No obligation; No up front costs
—only the utmost confidence you're making the right call  (941) 365-3833

ABBEX, Inc. Your Sarasota, Bradenton, and Lakewood Ranch business broker.

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“Steve is a straight-shooter and an honest guy. I’ve not only purchased a business from Steve but I also sold one through him as well. A true PRO!”

Greg C.
Flying Fish Fleet
Sarasota FL


“I listed my concrete business with Abbex. They marketed my business and attracted the perfect buyer, arranged the financing and finalized the transaction. It was easy!! Sure glad I worked with Steve.”

Joe D.
TCOR, Inc.
Lakewood Ranch FL