Meet Our Team

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Meet Our Team

Bond_headshot (1)Brian Bond, CBB – Certified Business Broker

Brian Bond has been named “Broker Of The Year” by the Arizona Business Broker Association and has also received several awards year after year for the highest number of businesses sold.

Brian Bond launched his career in the field of mortgage brokerage and has held executive positions with successful businesses since 2000. When the mortgage industry began a descent in 2009, Brian knew he had to make a career change. After learning about business brokerage from a colleague, he landed at an Arizona Business Broker Firm.

Shortly after joining the business in 2011, Brian became one of the top Business Brokers in the company, receiving an award from the corporate office for his quick success. After much continued success Brian has since moved his career to American Realty Brokers and established his team “Strategic Business Brokers Group”. As a licensed real estate agent and member of the Arizona Business Brokers Association and International Business Brokers Association, Brian feels that joining the world of Business Brokerage is one of the best professional decisions he has made to date. His fifteen plus years of sales and marketing experience, as well as his experience owning and operating businesses, further qualify him to value and market Phoenix businesses for sale. Brian works directly with clients to create and implement customized marketing strategies which provides maximum exposure and a top selling price.

Brian’s ability to create business opportunities for both buyers and sellers has allowed him to complete dozens of acquisitions where all parties are pleased with the end result. Regardless of the size of a business, or income generated from a transaction, Brian makes sure to treat every client and customer equally. He values each client’s business buying or selling needs, taking into consideration every aspect of what they are looking for in order to find the best business for them, or the best buyer for their business. His business foundation is and always will be built on honesty, dedication and hard work.

Christy Spero – Business Broker

Christy joined the team in 2015 as the Marketing Director and brings more than 14 years of marketing, brand management, and real estate experience along with vitality, professionalism, and a mindset of service and transparent communication to her work with our clients. Prior to SBBG, she held positions in commercial and residential brokerage in addition to serving several years in the health care sector where she gained invaluable knowledge and experience in marketing and branding. She quickly developed a passion for business brokerage, and with her developed skill-sets and business acumen, decided to transition in 2016 to a business broker.

Christy is an Arizona licensed real estate agent and a member of the Arizona Business Brokers Association. Her experience in business, real estate and marketing coupled with her professionalism further qualifies her to analyze and market Arizona businesses for sale.

Christy values confidentiality and honesty, and diligently works with each client’s business whether buying or selling to ensure a seamless transaction.

 Gina Spero – Business Broker

Gina joined Strategic Business Brokers Group after exiting in higher education to pursue her passion in business. Before graduating with her B.A. in Business from Arizona State University’s W.P. Carey School of Business, she spent several years in the Title and Escrow industry where she learned invaluable skills in document preparation, financial auditing, coordinating transactions, and was highly regarded for her strong business acumen and transparent communication with each client.

Gina is highly organized, friendly and an efficient team player. Disciplined in customer relations with a dedicated work ethic, she’s an effective verbal and written communicator with strong interpersonal skills.

Whether you are buying a business or selling a business, she will leverage her                                                                   considerable business experiences and high ethics to help you achieve success.

Jessica-PhotoJessica Scheer – Executive Assistant

Jessica has been in the customer service industry for more than 20 years. She is the Executive Assistant for Strategic Business Brokers Group, responsible for managing all the daily processes as well as interfacing with customers on processing business documentation. Jessica uses her excellent planning and organizational skills for coordinating office communications and streamlining systems and processes to improve office efficiency.

Prior to Strategic Business Brokers Group, Jessica spent 7 years at Walgreen’s. She started as an Assistant Store Manager and quickly was promoted to Store Manager. She was a respected Store Manager and one of the top Store Managers that assisted in opening 3 new stores in the Phoenix area. In addition, she was a district recruiter, which included traveling to college campuses, conducting interviews, hiring and training new managers.

Previous to working for Walgreens, Jessica was a team lead for Target after completing a summer internship program. This position allowed her to manage three departments, order and control inventory levels through POS, and uphold high customer service levels.

Jessica earned her B.A. in Science in Family and Consumer Resources from the University of Arizona in 1997. She enjoys spending time with her family and volunteering at her children’s school.