sbdees Professionals


                                     John Allen Dees, Jr

Owner at Dees and Associates, LLC dba sbdees, Consultant, Intermediary, Business Broker, Franchise & M&A Professional


Over 25 years’ experience with business development, sales and marketing in numerous environments and industries. Emphasis on sales experiences with documented successes selling tangible and intangible products and services regardless of product, price or location.

Seasoned business brokerage/franchise sales and mergers and acquisitions professional. Nationally known for marketing and selling privately held companies and franchises to individual investors, private equity and investment banking interest. 

Successfully taken privately held businesses from operational status to presenting them as a marketable opportunity ready for investment acquisition. 


                                        Vernon Suemnicht

Franchise Owner, Intermediary, Business Broker, Franchise & M&A Professional


Vernon comes to us with almost 20 years’ experience specifically in the franchise world. He was a regional manager at Fantastic Sams and prior to that a district manager at Medicine Shoppe International. In addition, he is a franchise owner and operates 5 successful franchises. 

Vernon will be working with small business owners and franchisees to sell their businesses as well as assist investors in the market to purchase a small business or franchise the best opportunity available for them.