Rhett Kniep, certified business broker (CBB), certified business intermediary (CBI), and M&A advisor, heads the Centurion 7 team. He has sold a wide variety of businesses for over 14 years, and performed an active role in the design, construction, development, marketing, and selling of business enterprises, commercial buildings, multi-family developments, raw land, and subdivisions.
He has valued and sold construction, trucking, service, retail, communication, distribution, marketing, professional, and manufacturing companies.
He has also created and managed several successful businesses of his own.
Rhett writes articles and offers consultations on business selling and negotiating, regularly. Some of his work can be seen here at Ezine Articles.
Schooled in real estate investing, business communications, and law, he is grounded with a solid education and genuine experience. He gained the “Certified Business Broker” credential through the California Association of Business Brokers, and the “Certified Business Intermediary” credential through the International Business Brokers Association. He is also a member of the M&A Source, the elite organization for mergers and acquisitions.
Rhett and his wife have been married for 19 years, and have 6 children.
Steve Burnett, business intermediary and CPA, is a 40 year veteran of consulting business owners in multiple industries. He is a nationally recognized certified public accountant, providing expert counsel to clients in accounting, business organization, development, and tax strategies in California, Nevada, and Hawaii. In a period spanning 30+ years, Steve built a highly successful accounting firm and later was a partner and member of the executive committee in a firm which ranked nationally in the Top 100 for the better half of a decade.
Steve has been married for 44 years. He and his wife have 4 children and 5 grandchildren.