Blake Johnson attended "Results of the State of Readiness and Business Owner Panel: What I Wish I'd Known" as part of an AM&AA chapter event.  Presenters included the Alliance of M&A Advisors, the Exit Planning Institute and the Association for Corporate Growth.  This event took place on June 8th, 2017 at the Golden Valley Country Club. 

SealedBid was invited to join Wells Fargo Capital Finance for lunch and golf at the Legends Golf Club in Prior Lake, Minnesota.  The event was held on the afternoon of May 30th, 2017. 

On May 23rd, SealedBid's Team took part in CliftonLarsonAllen's webinar "How to Prepare Now for a Successful Business Sale Later."  This webinar discussed the spectrum of dynamics affecting timing, terms and value of the deal.

On March 30th, SealedBid attended the Business Law Update 2017 hosted by Stinson Leonard Street.  The event was held at Surly Brewing Co. in Minneapolis, MN.  Some topics that were discussed include the following: M&A market trends, corporate law and governance, M&A legal trends and securities law. 

Jerry Clark participated in TMA's event "Current Insight on Credit Approval" that took place at the Minneapolis Club.  Four credit officer panelists discussed pricing, terms, the current regulatory environment and the impact the current administration is having on the credit approval process. 

BNC National Bank organized a Business Growth Series titled "EOS: What's the Buzz About?" in Minneapolis, MN on March 16th that SealedBid attended.  Chris Naylor, a certified EOS (Entrepreneurial Operating System) implementer and business coach, was the presenter for this workshop. 

Spectrum Commercial Services Golf Event – February 23, 2017.  Jerry Clark joined the Spectrum team at their annual networking event for a great afternoon of indoor golf during the Minnesota winter! 

Jerry Clark and Blake Johnson took part in the "2016 Business Transition and Wealth Acceleration Symposium" hosted by the Minnesota Real Estate Journal on December 15th.  This event (at the Golden Valley Country Club) discussed a variety of topics regarding business transitions.

On September 13th, Jerry Clark attended Minnesota Golf Association's Past President's Outing at Woodhill Country Club in Wayzata, MN.  Jerry was one of the eight past Presidents that attended this event, along with the current MGA President and MGA Executive Director.

SealedBid participated in a webinar hosted by Huron Capital on August 3rd.  This webinar discussed the use of structured equity (non-control) equity in the middle market.  They also explained how businesses can grow and gain liquidity while the existing shareholders retain majority ownership.

Blake Johnson attended Lighthouse Management Group's annual networking outing on June 16th.  The event was hosted at Canterbury Race Track in Shakopee, MN and in attendance were many M&A professionals.

Jerry Clark and Blake Johnson took part in the Commercial Real Estate Forecast Summit – “State of the Market” on June 10th.  The event took place at the Golden Valley Country Club in Golden Valley, MN and covered various Real Estate related topics.