SOURCE: VR Mergers and Acquisitions Charlotte

January 10, 2008 09:00 ET

VR Mergers and Acquisitions Charlotte Facilitates Sale of Solid Surface Countertops Company

CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwire - January 10, 2008) - Charlotte's VR Mergers and Acquisitions, the leading business brokerage firm in the Carolinas, has just completed the transaction of Solid Tops, a solid surface and granite countertops company. Conveniently located in Indian Trail, Solid Tops has been in business for over 14 years and is recognized as one of the original solid surface countertop companies in the Charlotte area. It has been sold to Ray Saunders and will continue to operate under the Solid Tops name.

Solid Tops is one of the few companies in the greater Charlotte area that works with both solid surface and granite. They service major home centers and work with builders and contractors on custom homes and remodeling projects.

Jay Offerdahl, co-owner of VR Mergers and Acquisitions Charlotte (available online at, represented the seller, Bryon Beck, throughout the transaction. Offerdahl says, "The sale of Solid Tops generated a lot of interest and resulted in an attractive exit strategy for business owner Beck. New owner Ray Saunders has the advanced technological and business background to continue the impressive growth of the business."

The sale of Solid Tops is VR Charlotte's third countertop manufacturer in the past twelve months. Founded in 1996 to service the needs of entrepreneurs as they buy or sell their businesses, VR Mergers and Acquisitions Charlotte represents businesses ranging from $500,000 to $25 million in sale price. Today, there are 120 VR offices worldwide and VR Charlotte has consistently ranked at or near the top in business sales closed in each of the past 11 years.

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    Beth Kendrick
    VR Charlotte Marketing Director
    (704) 676-0940
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