About Us

Meet Our Brokers

Our team of business brokers and advisors specializes in business sales and acquisitions of small to medium sized businesses throughout Arizona with a focus on the Greater Phoenix area, Prescott, and Northern Arizona.

Bill Toole

Principal | Arizona Business Broker

Bill’s passion is helping businesses drive outstanding results. With over 31 years as both an executive and entrepreneur, he has a unique perspective on leading teams and companies towards achieving long-term success. Bill served as Chief Operating Officer for the last five years of his 31-year career with an international organization headquartered in Arizona and held various leadership positions before settling into his role as an executive. Bill was responsible for all aspects of operating this industry leading chain which was home to over 150 locations and 3,500 team members in the United States and Mexico. During his tenure as a senior leader, his company achieved record same store sales growth for seven consecutive years. He is currently the co-owner of three high volume local Arizona restaurants which operate as three separate brands. Bill specializes in the sale of growing businesses and assisting sellers with securing a successful exit.

Tim Whipple

Principal | Arizona Business Broker

Tim Whipple provides business brokerage and commercial real estate services throughout Arizona. He has been a licensed real estate agent in Arizona since 2003 and has successfully represented clients in hundreds of commercial real estate / business sale transactions in excess of $300 million. He is an expert in business brokerage, marketing, real estate acquisitions, contract negotiations, lease review, and market research.  Tim serves as the Listings Chairperson for the Arizona Business Brokers Association (AZBBA) and is an active member of the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA). Tim has been recognized as a top producer in 2016, 2017, and 2018.

Brian Harron

Principal | Arizona Business Broker

Brian Harron specializes in selling restaurant and bar businesses throughout Arizona. With over 30 years experience as both a restauranteur and restaurant broker, Brian Harron has been privileged to sell many restaurant and bar businesses, and has owned and operated a few as well! A former chief operating officer of the National Restaurant Association, Brian has been the owner of a restaurant management, operations, and consulting company, president of a meat and grocery supply company, and publisher of a news magazine for the restaurant business. He is a graduate of the School of Hotel and Restaurant Management at Cornell University. He holds a Master’s Degree in Education and Marketing from the University of North Dakota, and has considerable professional education in the field of business brokerage and commercial real estate. In 2014, he was named a Top Producer at West USA Realty for having the greatest number of business brokerage sales. He is a Member of the Board of Directors of the Arizona Business Brokers Association (AZBBA) Central Chapter and has won awards as an AZBBA Top Producer in 2014, 2015, & 2016 as well as the Top Producing Team in 2016 and 2017.