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Meet Kelly Business Advisors | Mergers & AcquisitionsDealmakers

Meet Kelly Business Advisors | Mergers & AcquisitionsDealmakers

Buying or selling a business can be a multimillion-dollar decision, so choosing a Mergers &
Acquisitions advisor requires careful consideration. Kelly Business Advisors, Green Bay,
Wisconsin, provides the level of commitment needed to bring transactions to the finish line.
Owner John Kelly and his daughter, M&A Advisor Kiely Kelly Garcia, journey side-by-side with
business owners to reach a successful outcome. They help clients with revenues of $1M-$50M
make informed decisions based on the best interest of their business, their families, and their

The Kelly Business Advisors’ Difference

John Kelly and Kiely Kelly-Garcia smiling

What sets Kelly Business Advisors apart from other Mergers & Acquisitions advisors?

  • John Kelly’s lifelong background in manufacturing and entrepreneurship
  • Decades of experience buying, owning, and selling businesses
  • Unwavering passion for helping entrepreneurs achieve success
  • Innovative and intuitive problem-solving based on a broad skill set
  • Honest, trustworthy advisors who are great to work with

Manufacturing & Entrepreneurship

John’s first start-up was a Milwaukee Wisconsin moving and storage company which he owned
for seven years, then sold to live his dream of working with his father. Next, he acquired Kelly
Pickle Company in Oconto WI, formerly known as Bond Pickle Company, where he was
company President for 12 years before selling to the industry leader.  A career in business
coaching and consulting came next, before John joined a regional investment bank which
focused on representing sellers of businesses.

Real Estate Sales & Business Broker

Kiely began her career at Kelly Business Advisors in 2018 as an executive assistant. In 2020, she
earned a Wisconsin Real Estate Salesperson’s license. In 2022, Kiely earned her designation as a
CBI (Certified Business Intermediary) with the International Business Brokers Association and
has sold 5, soon to be 7 smaller businesses on her own. She is newly married and is going to
school at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay for Business Administration and
Entrepreneurship. Working with her father, Kiely is preserving a family tradition in
entrepreneurship that spans three generations. Just as Kiely’s grandfather taught John
fundamental business best practices at Kelly Pickle Company, John is teaching Kiely how to help
M&A clients reach the best outcomes every day.

Kelly Business Advisors’ Core Values

Kelly Business Advisors is committed to helping business owners succeed by overcoming the difficulties
of selling or acquiring their companies. Kelly Business Advisors core values are:

  • Integrity – Doing the right thing – quickly, competently, and with a degree of candor
  • Satisfaction – Complete effort to help clients with the next step in their company’s future
  • Process – Following and developing industry best practices to achieve the best outcomes
  • Collaboration – Always active in building and maintaining a network of Mergers and Acquisitions experts
  • Focus – Laser focused on helping clients cross the finish line
Contact Kelly Business Advisors

Kelly Business Advisors strives to build life-long satisfaction with clients that extends well beyond the
transaction. Ask Kelly Business Advisors about buying, selling or increasing the value of your
business. Call 920-737-2579 or visit today.

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