Testimonials

Client Testimonials

Transactions are a significant undertaking for business owners like you. With so much on the line, it can be complex and intimidating. Our team of advisors guides you through the process, developing a strategy informed by your unique goals and needs. See how our Corporate Finance team has supported clients through this series of testimonials.

 

Manitoulin’s Family of Guardian Pharmacies

The Bondi family structured and negotiated the sale of three pharmacies in northwestern Ontario. 

GlassMasters Autoglass 

When selling your business, you want to get the most out of your life’s work. GlassMasters Autoglass worked with us to ensure they got top dollar.


City Wide Towing

One family took a towing company from a small organization to the largest towing group in southern Alberta. But with changing priorities, the family wanted to sell the business and enlisted MNP to support their plans.

Brunswick Bierworks

Brunswick Bierworks saw the opportunity to fill a gap in the brewing market. With MNP’s help, they took advantage and built a successful business. 

Ideal Supply

After decades of running a successful company, the owners of Ideal Supply needed a comprehensive exit strategy. With MNP’s help, they created a plan to maximize their value. 

Polycor

Polycor built a strong stone quarrier business, with operations based throughout North America. With eyes on expansion, Polycor worked with MNP to reform their structure and raise capital in order to make the moves necessary for growth.

Insights

  • February 15, 2022

    A Year in Review – MNP Corporate Finance Transactions in 2021

    The following is a selection of MNP Corporate Finance transactions completed across Canada in 2021.

  • Progress

    January 31, 2022

    Why planning for succession is key to your dealership’s near and long-term success

    The dealership landscape has changed significantly throughout the pandemic: Whether you’re looking move up your exit or take advantage of an irresistible offer, preparing now will help you strike while the iron’s hot — and maximize the return on your life’s work.

  • Progress

    January 19, 2022

    Three common barriers to M&A success in the technology sector — and how to avoid them

    Why do so many merger and acquisition deals look great on paper but fall short of  expectations? Often, the devil isn’t in the details — but what happens after the transaction  closes.

     

Contact Our Corporate Finance Team

Brett Franklin CPA, CA

President, MNP Corporate Finance

Brett Franklin, CPA, CA, is President, MNP Corporate Finance Inc. Based in Winnipeg, Brett develops and implements creative business strategies for clients in all industry sectors and in all stages of the business life cycle.

Brett’s primary role is facilitating the sale of companies, but he also provides support with business acquisitions, corporate restructuring and transactional due diligence.

With a diverse background in financial services, including banking, private equity, hedge funds and structured investment products, Brett has the knowledge and ability to resolve challenging financial issues and develop practical solutions to even the most difficult problems. He is adept at guiding clients at any level of the organization, helping them understand complex situations and providing expert business strategy advice.

Prior to joining MNP, Brett was Director of Hedge Fund Administration at UBS AG in the Cayman Islands. He holds the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation, qualifying as a Chartered Accountant (CA) in 2001, and a Master of Accountancy degree from the University of Manitoba. In his free time, Brett coaches minor hockey and baseball.