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Simmons & Associates MidSouth, LLC
PO Box 16041
Huntsville, AL 35802
Dr. Wilson W. McManus II, DVM CVPM – Real Estate Broker Licensed in Alabama
Dr. Wilson McManus is pleased to represent Simmons & Associates MidSouth, serving veterinary professionals in Alabama, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee. Dr. McManus offers a unique blend of veterinary practice ownership and business knowledge, along with a passion for veterinary medicine. As the owner of Valley Animal Hospital & Pet Resort, an AAHA accredited hospital, and active ownership interest in two other hospitals, he understands first hand the business and medical aspects of veterinary medicine. Valley Animal Hospital & Pet Resort has the distinction of being awarded the Small Business of the Year for the State of Alabama in its category, in 2006 by the Alabama Retail Association.
The son of a practicing veterinarian, Dr. McManus earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Animal and Dairy Sciences from Auburn University and a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Auburn University in 1988. He is licensed to practice veterinary medicine in Alabama, Florida and Georgia. He earned his certification as a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager (CVPM) from the Veterinary Hospital Managers Association. Dr. McManus is a charter and current member of Veterinary Management Groups V in association with Veterinary Study Groups Inc. Through this ongoing association he has extensively studied the metrics and business principles that go into creating a top performing hospital. Dr. McManus also studied over a two-year period to become a graduate of the E-Myth Mastery Entrepreneurial Business Development Program.
Outside of veterinary medicine, Dr. McManus is a licensed real-estate agent and has many years of experience in commercial real-estate investment and management. For eight years, with a local church, he started and operated an annual veterinary medical clinic in Honduras working with both large and small animals in remote villages. He lives in Huntsville, AL with his wife, three children and many pets.
Dr. McManus has the experience and business understanding to provide exceptional service to you no matter where you are in your career.
Laura L. McManus – Real Estate Broker Licensed in Alabama
Laura is pleased to be working with Simmons & Associates MidSouth to diligently insure your satisfaction in all aspects of your venture, whether is a business valuation or buying or selling your veterinary practice.
Laura holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Business from Birmingham-Southern College and a Master’s of Science in Management from the University of Alabama in Huntsville. She is also a licensed real-estate agent.
Laura’s expertise lies in business valuation, real estate assessment, as well as demographic and marketing analysis. She began her career in international trade. While working on her master’s degree, she became involved in the telecommunications industry primarily in competitive and market analysis. After receiving her master’s degree she worked in several high-tech start-ups on the west coast. She moved back to Huntsville in 2002, and began working in veterinary business development.
Laura is very active in her community and has participated on the board of several local non-profit groups including Therapy Partners and Jones Valley Elementary PTA. She also serves on several fundraising committees including, The Greater Huntsville Humane Society’s Dog Ball, Huntsville Hospital Neonatal and Burritt Museum. She lives in Huntsville with her husband, Wilson, their three children and many pets.