Elias is the President and founder of Enterprise Development Resources, Inc. working as a Business Intermediary and Business Appraiser. He goal is to help owners/partners of small and low-end-medium size companies with their business development needs on the buy-side or the sell-side.
He has a diverse business and technology experience both in the corporate world (has worked for large companies (Battelle Memorial Institute, BP Amoco and Kraft General Foods) and in small companies of his own (owned and sold, after turning it around, a small specialty chemical company Chemitron, Inc.) Elias has also joined the league of Angel Investors by having invested in a Food Technology Company (which has been developing and marketing a natural fat substitute in a wide range of foods) and in a Telematics Company.
In addition to his sales, corporate financial and management skills, Elias has diverse experience in Manufacturing, Technology Management and Commercialization. Elias' experience is founded on a diverse technical and business background at the graduate and postgraduate level in Business and Science. He has further enhanced this background with continued education as part of Certification programs in Business Brokering and Appraisal as well State and U.S. Government required licensing (i.e. securities licensing and real estate licensing).
Specialties: Mergers and Acquisitions, Business Appraisal, Exit Planning Services for business owners.