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Create The Business You Want Through Expansion


April 26, 2024    
11:30 am - 1:00 pm


Venture Opportunities Meeting Space
9330 LBJ Freeway, Ste. 290, Dallas, TX, 75243

Invest 90 minutes to learn ways to create the business you want, enjoy great food and even better networking!

Cost: $25 and includes lunch.  Click here to register!

You and your business can’t afford to miss this event.  You will hear Rochelle OBrien and Lauren Midgley discuss how to create the business you want!

  • How do you know when you are ready to expand?
  • Become more efficient to create time to grow
  • Different ways to grow your business
  • Where do I start?
About Rochelle:

Rochelle is President of Venture Opportunities and has over 20 years’ experience helping clients build their business and sell for maximum value.  Rochelle has worked with businesses of all sizes, but her specialty is helping owners of companies with annual revenues up to $50M build and sell their business.

Selling a business is most likely the largest financial transaction of anyone’s life.  Rochelle has gained a reputation for having diverse industry knowledge and building strong client trust relationships.  Her clients experience high level personal service and a smooth selling process.

Rochelle holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing and management information systems from Kansas State University.  She is also a licensed Texas Real Estate Broker.

Rochelle, her husband and three children live in Dallas.  In their spare time, they enjoy traveling to their favorite Colorado vacation spot, as well as any trips to beach locations.  Rochelle is an avid reader and cherishes weekend family time.

Designations and Affiliations

Merger and Acquisition Master Intermediary (M&AMI) designation through M&A Source.  The Merger & Acquisition Master Intermediary (M&AMI)is the only experienced-based designation available for seasoned intermediary professionals. The M&AMI certification requires both educational credits and the successful completion of multiple middle-market transactions. Because recertification is required every three years, this means M&AMI professionals are not only deeply experienced in transactions, but also keep to date on all industry trends.

Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) designation through the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA). The IBBA is the world’s largest international organization of experienced, dedicated business brokerage intermediaries representing the middle market. The CBI designation is awarded to intermediaries who have proven professional excellence through verified transaction experience, education, and peer review.

Certified Value Builder Advisor (CVBA) designation through the Value Builder System.

Board Certified Broker (BCB) through the Texas Association of Business Brokers (TABB).  BCB is the professional designation bestowed by TABB on members who complete a list of core education courses covering the basic aspects of business brokerage, pass a professional examination developed and administered by the association, reach a particular level of experience in the broker profession, maintain a high level of ethical standards based on the TABB Code of Ethics, meet annual re-certification requirements that include continuing education.

About Lauren:

You will want to get to know Lauren Midgley. She is the consummate professional who thinks outside the box.  She is a top-notch problem solver.  Whatever you work on with her, count on her to over-deliver. 

Whether you hire her for consulting in your business or to speak at your next event, just know that she will show up. Lauren is ready to take on any challenge you give her.

Focused on what you want to accomplish

Your goals become her goals.

Looking for more profit in your business? 

Her knowledge of growing a business profitably is based on her 19 years of experience with an independent distributor and franchise companies and 13 years running her own businesses.

When you meet Lauren, you will feel her passion for those around her to accomplish what needs to be done without weighing them down. The feeling of “being behind” in productivity impacts all areas of life: work, relationships, health, wealth and much more.

Solid background on productivity

In working with leaders and their teams, Lauren has seen firsthand how those who have mastered productivity are rewarded with less stress, greater profits, and a better way of life.

Lauren is a highly in-demand speaker and an Amazon bestselling author of It’s 6am and I’m Already Behind: 30 Strategies to Get Caught Up. Her audiences ranging from intimate groups of ten to conferences in the thousands.

She delivers a meaningful message to your organization on PRODUCTIVITY. 

Decide if a keynote address is desired to set the tone or  a content-rich, hands-on workshop is best for your group.  Either way, she will inspire attendees to think and to take action.

Top notch professional 

Lauren Midgley, based in Dallas-Ft. Worth Texas, became an entrepreneur in 2010 after a satisfying career with two Fortune 500 companies where she has held a variety of senior positions in Franchise Development, Sales, and Marketing. Skilled at helping others with their personal productivity, accountability, leadership, sales growth and profitability, Lauren strives for excellence in all that she accomplishes.

Her depth of knowledge and understanding come from being an individual performer, managing a team, and being a business owner herself. She engages the audience through interaction, thought provoking questions and unbridled enthusiasm. Her goal is to shift their thinking and action to get results.