Business Owners Advisory Council of Long Island

The BOAC is a private consultative body, committed to supporting middle market business owners throughout Kings, Queens, Nassau, and Suffolk counties.

Our Advisor Committee and Owners Board are comprised of industry leaders and elite subject matter experts who are dedicated to owner education and M&A.

The BOAC conducts exclusive and confidential dinner discussions with board sponsored business owners and his or her CFO.

Our mission is to empower the owner with direction, insight, and innovative strategies that help to create “owner independence” and maximum valuation.
Furthermore, we provide the owner with cutting edge solutions for optimizing succession efficiency and the overall owner experience.

Advisor Committee
Joseph N. Campolo, Managing Partner, Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP

Dr. Richard Chan, Director of Entrepreneurial Studies, Stony Brook University School of Business

Darren Gange, Managing Director, Duff & Phelps

Nancy E. Gianakos, Partner in Charge, Matrimonial Law, Reisman Peirez Reisman & Capobianco

Louis C. Grassi, Chief Executive Officer/ Managing Partner/Founder, Grassi & Co.

Robert McBride, President and CEO, McBride Consulting & Business Development

Marc L. Hamroff, Managing Partner, Moritt Hock & Hamroff LLP
John A. Limongelli, President, NRL Wealth Creation Strategies, LLC
Kevin M. O’Connor, Chief Executive Officer, BNB Bank

Owner Board

Brandon Brown, CEO, Zodiac Interactive

Barry Feldman, Executive Vice President, Harold Levinson Associates
Roy Israel, President/ Chief Executive Officer, National Arbitration & Mediation
Fred Kamel, President, Accommodations Plus International
Marc R. Salzberg, M.D., FACEP, StatHealth P.C.

President and Founder
Daniel C. Shaughnessy, CEPA CM&AA, Certified Exit Planning Advisor, Certified Merger and Acquisition Advisor

2019 Programming

*** Announcing Stony Brook  University College of Business as the BOAC’s official research partner. ***

State of Owner Readiness Study

June 3rd, We are launching our State of Owner Readiness Study, PART 2. We will interview LI business owners to analyze why they are or are not investing in planning as a business strategy for maximizing enterprise value.

Collaboration Celebration

Join our Collaboration Celebration cocktail reception, Thursday, 9/4, 6:00PM to 8:00PM, at Blackstone, in Melville, Long Island…
A welcome back from summer/kick off to year end.

CEO Forum

A state of the market update and outlook from a panel of Long Island’s most respected business leaders.

CFO/CEO Innovators & Entrepreneurs Summit

A day of educational workshops specifically designed to help CFO, CEO, and owners maximize business efficiencies and enterprise value. Instructed by some of Long Island’s most elite subject matter experts.

Private Business Advisory Program

Quarterly educational series featuring a surprise out of market expert.

Owner & Advisor of the Year Awards

Owner & Advisor of the Year Awards recognize Long Island’s best and brightest. One respected owner and one respected advisor who emulate the characteristics required to “set the bar” will be selected by their peers and awarded the opportunity to support their preferred nonprofit organization.

OUR 5 C’s FOR 2021

* Commitment to improving outcomes
* Collaboration among interdisciplinary teams
* Common language from startup to post liquidity event
* Consistent processes throughout the entire business owner journey
* Concrete ethical standards

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