Steve Ilse, Director of Business Brokerage and Partner
Steve’s experience spans 25 years as an entrepreneur who has successfully worked in the Bismarck/Mandan Area and in the surrounding states of North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, and Minnesota. Steve’s career is highlighted by his client relationship skills and his ability to sell multiple businesses.
Businesses that Steve has owned include: Collection Center, Inc, Bismarck, ND, The Resource Center, Bismarck, ND and Creative Business Services, Inc. Each business continues to be in operation today.
Steve specializes in helping businesses achieve value pricing, proper structure, in depth investigation and effective negotiation when selling or buyiing a business. His professional experience in Sales/Marketing uniquely qualifies him to find the right person or organization to purchase your business. His extensive contacts throughout the Midwest give him the ability to quickly assess your needs and locate potential buyers or sellers regardless of the size.
Steve has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Dickinson State University and is a current member of International Business Brokerage Association.
Steve has completed all the necessary courses for The Certified Business Intermediary CBI designation and is a Certified Machinery and Equipment Appraiser CMEA. Steve is also a graduate of Business Brokerage school from Greensboro, NC.