Mr. Brickweg leads the daily operations of Mountain States Business Brokers & Advisors. Over the past several years, he has counseled the owners of more than 250 privately held businesses on valuation, exit strategy and other strategic transaction related matters.At a young age, Ben founded a promotional marketing company focused on outdoor sports manufacturers. Next, Ben helped companies develop marketing, financial, and technology strategies both through national marketing agencies and a boutique firm he founded. After earning his MBA, Ben focused on helping entrepreneurs buy and sell small businesses initially with a national business brokerage firm and later founded Venator Business Advisors, a boutique M&A advisory firm, while attending law school. After several years in the private practice of law focused on Mergers & Acquisitions and Real Estate, Ben merged Venator with MSBBA. Ben is a licensed attorney, published author, and an avid outdoorsman.