Business Services

Talent is a major issue for most professional service firms. Beyond attracting new talent, retention is proving difficult for junior staff positions as many companies and organizations attempt to lure away your organization’s talent. 

As consumers and businesses continue to increase spending, mergers and acquisitions are also on the rise as service firms seek to acquire expertise in high-growth areas and talent they cannot find on their own.

  • BPO Services
  • Environmental Products & Services
  • Facilities Services / Building Maintenance
  • Healthcare Services
  • HRO Services
  • Industrial Services
  • Information Services
  • IT Services
  • Risk, Regulatory, and Compliance Services
  • Software as a Service (SaaS)
  • Consulting Services
  • Staffing
  • Testing, Inspection, Certification, and Compliance
  • Transportation and Logistics
  • Wholesalers/Distribution



Rajesh Kothari Joins Northstar Bank Board of Directors

Northstar Bank announced today that Rajesh Kothari has joined their Board of Directors. “I am excited to join the Board of Northstar Bank and help them build on their long-term success serving communities throughout Northern and Southeast Michigan. Their long-term...

Where to Start When Selling Your Business Part 2

This is the second installment of our partner Q&A with Brouse McDowell on Where to Start When Selling Your Business. Read part one here. Libby: Who should a business owner engage as a part of his/her sell team to market their business for sale and at what point in...

Ron Reed Recognized as Electronic Frontier Foundation Sponsor

At Cascade Partners we encourage our team to engage in causes important to them and the community. Ron Reed, our resident tech geek and Managing Director, has a strong interest in keeping the internet safe and free.  Ron has been a sponsor of the Electronic Frontier...

Where to Start When Selling Your Business

This is the first part of a mini series with Brouse McDowell. Read part two, I Have Decided to Sell My Business, Now What? here. Business owners today have many more options at their disposal when evaluating potential exit alternatives. In order to be able to properly...

Two Leading National Online Retailers Acquired

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TWO LEADING NATIONAL ONLINE RETAILERS ACQUIRED Sportsman's Guide & The Golf Warehouse join the BHG Ventures portfolio Southfield, MI, August 27, 2021– In a deal finalized this week, BHG Ventures acquired a pair of leading online sporting...

Evaluating Options For Liquidity

Evaluating Options for Liquidity   Abundance of capital, scarcity of deals and growing base of acquirers presents potential sellers with a greater choice than ever for transactions.  If I don’t sell out 100%, what else can I do?  As an acquirer, why would I ever...