What We Do
We help business owners and professionals across industries value ownership interests. From business acquisitions and divestitures to partner buyouts and litigation, we provide certified valuation reports that deliver the insight and credibility needed to facilitate deal making and successful resolutions. Our certified appraisals are conducted by certified valuators who adhere to the high standards set forth by well-recognized, accredited organizations.
Our mission is to make it easy and affordable for business owners and their advisors to obtain certified valuation reports online.
Our vision is to be the most trusted and recognizable provider of business valuations for closely held businesses.
Getting to the heart of a business’ financial value is what BizWorth does incredibly well. We’ve been doing valuations for years, and we recognized early on that there was a need for a better way to provide business valuations.
You deserve to work with a company that’s upfront and transparent about everything – the process, the time, and the contents and benefits of a business valuation from certified valuation professionals who adhere to professional standards. We stand behind our process and our people. We’ve developed an approach that is easy to use and efficient with your time. We’ve developed reports with substantive information that’s easy to read and not overly technical, adhere to professional standards and presented in a professional way that builds upon your existing credibility.
Our Core Values
We are passionate about delivering remarkable service.
We deliver reliable, insightful, easy-to-read and understand reports.
We are efficient in our work and deliver the highest quality reports on-time and under budget.
We are clear and honest, yet empathetic in our communication style.
We conduct ourselves with integrity and objectivity.
We are upfront and transparent about everything – the process, the time, the cost and the contents and benefits of a business valuation.
We remain unbiased and straightforward.
We present the facts as we know them.
We exercise professional care in the performance of our services.
We provide meaningful research and obtain adequate documentation for engagements.
We uphold the ethical standards of our profession.
We communicate with a proper balance between confidence and humility.
We approach our work, colleagues, and clients with positive action.
We lean into issues and challenges with courage and confidence.
We find inspiration in the success of others.
We accept criticism and persevere in the face of failure.
We are committed to proactive learning.
We value inquisitive and bright professionals.
We desire to learn and put in the effort required to build new skills.
We proactively research industry reports, financial benchmarking, transactional databases and professional valuation standards.
Thought leaders in business valuation
Serves as the managing director of BizWorth. Shelia's valuation experience spans nearly 25 years. The focus of her recent work has been on litigation engagements. Shelia is an elected member of the Ethics & Oversight Board of NACVA. Shelia is a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) and Master Analyst in Financial Forensics (MAFF). She holds a bachelor's degree in finance from Baylor University and an MBA from Rice University.
Leads the Valuation Advisory Practice focused on complex valuations, loss profit calculations, partner buy-outs and disputes. Jon has held senior-level director positions for Fortune 50 companies and investment banks. He is a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) and holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and an MBA from Rice University.
Leads BizWorth’s informational and certified business valuation practice. Robert is an officer of NACVA's Houston State Chapter and serves as the treasurer of Houston's Texas Association of Business Brokers. He is a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA). Robert is a former Combat Engineer serving in Iraq for the U.S. Army and holds a bachelor's degree in finance from University of Houston.
Manages BizWorth's operations and strategic planning initiatives, report production and customer applications. Renee serves as the secretary of Houston's Texas Association of Business Brokers and was a former operations administrator with Accenture. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Texas Lutheran University.
Joseph (Joey) Wilson
Leads BizWorth's industry and market research initiatives. Joey was a former production analyst with Scotiabank. He holds a BBA and Master of Finance degrees from the University of Oklahoma.
Leads Pitch Book and CIM report production. Former management consultant with several Big 5 and Fortune 50 companies. Holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Baylor University and a Master of Science in Organizational Leadership from Northwestern University.
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How to Part with Your Business Partner
A high percentage of businesses have more than one owner. Partner disputes accounted for nearly 50 percent of the valuations our firm conducted in 2019. You’ll learn helpful and money-saving tips on how to part with your business partner from reading this article. Be sure to schedule an appointment with us (https://bizworth.com/schedule-call/) if you want to discuss a valuation of you or your partner’s business shares.Read More
The Truth About Business Valuation Calculators
Learn the truth about business valuation calculators by watching this video blog. You’ll see the value comparison of a business valued by certified professionals at BizWorth versus the “calculated” value of the same business from a business valuation calculator found on the internet. The results are thought provoking.Read More
Be Weary of Business Valuation Calculators
Business valuation calculators are everywhere on the internet. Would you trust something as important as your business valuation to a black box found on the internet? Watch this video to learn how a business valuation conducted by a certified BizWorth professional compares to the value generated by a valuation calculator.Read More
Reasons Why You Need a Business Valuation
Learn why you may need a certified business valuation and how BizWorth can help. This video covers some of the many reasons why business valuations are necessary. From starting your business to growing, litigating, retiring and selling – there is only one constant – your business is always changing. Whether your business is drafting a buy-sell agreement, seeking an SBA loan, resolving a partner dispute, exploring an acquisition or divestiture, or contemplating gifting shares, BizWorth can provide the certified business valuation you’ll need.Read More
News & Press Releases
Shelia Darby Named President of NACVA – Houston Chapter
BizWorth is pleased to announce that managing director Shelia Darby, MBA, CVA, MAFF, is the newly appointed President of the National Association of Certified ValuatorsRead More
NACVA Names Shelia Darby to its Ethics Oversight Board
The National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts® (NACVA®), the organization that has trained over 35,000 CPAs and other valuation and consulting professionals in the...Read More
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