Professional designations and work experience for William H. (Bill) Evans, MBA, PE, EECA, MCMEA, CSBA, CBI, CEB include:
Summary of Qualifications
EECA – Expert Equipment Certified Appraiser
With Bill’s extensive experience conducting machinery and equipment appraisals since May 2006, Bill qualified and was awarded the professional credential of Expert Equipment Certified Appraiser through the Institute of Equipment Valuation.
MCMEA-Master Certified Machinery & Equipment Appraiser
Bill has been awarded the CMEA designation as well as the master level certification of MCMEA by the NEBB Institute and is a licensed member in good standing with NEBB Institute. He brings over 10 years of appraisal experience to each assignment. MCMEAs and CMEAs are located throughout the United States and several foreign countries, and provide needed financial information to banks, CPAs, attorneys, business owners and others.
CSBA- Certified Senior Business Analyst
Bill has achieved the CSBA designation from the International Society of Business Appraisers after stringent and comprehensive training and testing in the areas of small business valuation and analysis. As a CSBA he has shown competence and expertise in many areas including business valuation, business transfers, succession planning, consulting and business turnarounds.
BCA- Business Certified Appraiser Candidate
Bill is a Level II candidate for the additional BCA designation from the International Society of Business Appraisers having completed both Level I and Level II training and testing and is in the process of submitting a sample valuation for peer review.
Expert Witness-Business Valuation/Equipment Appraisal
Bill has provided litigation support and expert witness testimony in the area of business valuation as well as equipment appraisal for several law firms in the state of Arkansas.
MBA- Master of Business Administration
Bill received his MBA from the University of Arkansas with an emphasis in finance, accounting and marketing.
CBI- Certified Business Intermediary
Bill was awarded the CBI designation after completing an extensive educational curriculum including valuation, marketing, strategic/exit planning and analysis, and demonstrating superior knowledge and experience in the business brokerage profession. The CBI, awarded by the International Business Brokers Association, requires completion of more that 60 classroom hours, passing a comprehensive examination and periodic recertification with additional classroom instruction.
CEB- Certified Equipment Broker
Bill received the designation of CEB from the NEBB Institute after completion of comprehensive training and testing in the area of equipment sales and marketing.
PE- Registered Professional Engineer
Bill received his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Christian Brothers University and has been a registered professional engineer since 1982. He has passed two comprehensive examinations and demonstrated extensive experience in the field of engineering in the state of Arkansas.
LREB- Licensed Real Estate Broker
Bill is a licensed real estate broker in the state of Arkansas and principal broker in SBB Real Estate.
MBA- Master of Business Administration-University of Arkansas –Little Rock, AR
BSME- Bachelor Science Mechanical Engineering- Christian Brothers (College) University- Memphis, TN
Bill Evans is a seasoned professional with a broad background in valuation, appraisal, management, construction, engineering, finance, sales, and marketing. He owns an appraisal firm, a business brokerage firm, and a consulting engineering firm and has been the general manager of a Fortune 500 chemical operation. Bill has completed multiple appraisal assignments for financial institutions, federal government departments and corporations as well as providing litigation support and expert witness testimony in business valuation /equipment appraisal disputes. Bill was honorably discharged from the United States Air Force with the rank of Captain after completing numerous worldwide assignments on the flight crew of a C-130 aircraft.
Rotary Club of Little Rock IBBA
NEBB Institute International Society of Business Appraisers
M & A Source Generational Equity
Gottesman Company Institute of Equipment Valuation