Murphy Business & Financial Corporation LLC Welcomes West Columbia Office

Nation’s Premier Business Brokerage Firm to Meet Demand in Lexington and Richland County and Beyond

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Murphy Business & Financial Corporation LLC, North America’s leading, full-service business brokerage firm with more than 180 offices in the United States and Canada, recently announced the opening of an office serving Columbia, Columbia and surrounding communities in central South Carolina. A full range of services and support are now available to local business owners seeking professional brokerage counsel.

Jesse Stone has joined the Murphy Business franchise network to provide one of the state’s most comprehensive business brokerage services. The Columbia Murphy Business office will support entrepreneurs with the sale of their businesses, purchases, valuations and mergers and acquisitions.

“There’s a definite need for business brokerage services here in Columbia,” said Stone, who currently employs three brokers and is hoping to add several more soon. “We’re looking forward to filling the void we’ve seen. Murphy’s pace in the industry, growth and development and overall position it currently holds in the brokerage space is impressive, and our team looks forward to being a trusted partner to area business owners and interested buyers with the help of Murphy Business’ support and resources.”

As he looks at today’s marketplace, Stone sees an increase in demand for business brokerage services – a growing pool of qualified buyers is emerging. Stone has seen an increase nationally, as well as locally, over the last 12 months of businesses being sold and at higher prices – the industry expects the upward trend to continue through 2017.

To learn more about the Columbia Murphy Business office and its unique collection of business brokerage services, contact Jesse Stone at j.stone@murphybusiness.com or visit http://columbiabusinessbrokers.com.

About Murphy Business & Financial Corporation LLC

Clearwater, Florida-based Murphy Business & Financial Corporation LLC is a full-service business brokerage firm facilitating business sales, purchases, consulting, valuations, mergers and acquisitions. Closing deals at a higher ratio than the business brokerage industry average, several accolades have been bestowed upon the company including appearing as a “Top 50 Franchise” according to Franchise Business Review.