Business Brokers of Florida
Brokers of Florida State Officers.
Business Brokers of Florida is a non profit association made up
of the leading business brokerage companies and agents
throughout the state of Florida. It is the largest state
business broker association in the country, and the second
largest association of business brokers in the world.
Members of BBF must
demonstrate their expertise and ability in business brokerage
when applying for membership. Once accepted as a member they
must adhere to a strict code of ethics.
In addition to business
brokers other members of the association include leading
attorneys specializing in business closings, accountants,
financial planners, appraisers and various financial
institutions specializing in business loans.
Currently there are four
districts in the state of Florida, they are as follows:
The largest is South Florida
followed by Tampa Bay / Southwest Florida, Central Florida and
finally North Florida.
Each district has its own
officers and directors which governs the local area and enforces
the BBF Policies, rules and regulations to its members. Each
district sends representatives to be members of the state
executive committee (which elects the state officers) from the
committee members. The state executive committee operates under
the association by laws, and is the administrative board of the
association. Currently the association has approximately 1,400
members, has over 6,000 listings and maintains a database of over
8,000 sold businesses for market data comparisons.