Kate Owens, DVM, MBA, CVA

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Dr. Kate Owens grew up in New Jersey where her dream to be a veterinarian began at 7 years old. She moved to Colorado to attend the University of Colorado at Boulder and received a BA in mathematics. Dr. Owens worked at Lockheed Martin Astronautics until she was accepted to vet school at Colorado State […]

Stacy Cadieux, CBI

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Working with Dr. King in the Southcentral territory, Stacy builds harmonious buyer/seller working relationships. She has extensive experience in business negotiating and will work hard for both buyers and sellers to make sure the journey to the closing table is as smooth as possible. Stacy appreciates that the transition of a veterinary practice is very […]

Carly Watson Tobler, VP, Southeast Sales

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Growing up in the industry and officially joining Simmons in 2010, Carly has been exposed to a wide range of appraisal and transition nuances as well as ownership transition trends. Alongside Dr. Watson and Sheila Collins, Carly is on the forefront of each listing, working with sellers and prospective owners to help each achieve their […]

Sean Coyle, Veterinary Broker

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Sean brings a decade of experience working with Veterinarians. Having previously spent his entire professional career in banking Sean started working with Veterinarians exclusively when he went to work for Bank of America’s Practice Solutions Group. There he focused on the New England and New York Veterinary lending market. He focused on helping associates become […]

Elizabeth Bellavance, DVM, MBA

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Veterinary Valuation Council of VetPartners (2005-present). Canadian Institute of Business Valuators – successful completion of core curriculum including introductory, intermediate, and advanced business and securities valuation courses. CMA – Certified Management Accountant program 2001-2003 (Retired CMA) Previous speaking engagements with the North American Veterinary Conference (Orlando), the Western Veterinary Conference (Las Vegas), and the OVMA […]

Nikki Nitz, CPA, CMA

Inspiring and empowering, Nikki Nitz brings over 25 years of business consulting experience to her clients and all those she is in contact with. Her life purpose is to positively impact the world by empowering others and herself to generate inspired income and live an inspired life. She passionately inspires others to ethically increase their […]

David King, DVM, CVA

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As an owner of two veterinary hospitals and a working ranch, Dr. David King understands the success factors necessary to operate thriving businesses. He founded Crossroads Pet Hospital, Golden Opportunity Veterinary Rescue Organization, and Bar King Ranch. He also co-founded the North Texas Pet Emergency Clinic in Carrollton, Texas. Crossroads Pet Hospital won dual national […]

Byron Farquer, DVM, CVA

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With a portfolio of experience that includes hospital ownership, business and real-estate education, and academic honors, Dr. Farquer offers insightful advice to clients who are buying or selling practices. He has received training in accounting, business practices, appraisals, business assessment, and corporate management. Dr. Farquer holds veterinary licenses in California, Montana, Colorado, and Wyoming. Graduating […]

Wilson McManus, DVM, CVPM

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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 previous owner of Valley Animal Hospital & Pet Resort, an AAHA accredited […]

David McCormick, MS, CVA

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David McCormick, MS, CVA is a veterinary practice appraiser and practice management consultant. He specializes in facilitating successful practice transactions and helping owners and future owners prepare for their entrance/exit. He is a member of the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts which provides the Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) credential. He is a Charter […]