SOURCE: Business Valuation Resources, LLC

Business Valuation Resources, LLC

February 17, 2010 13:22 ET

Valuation Star Roger Grabowski to Host Exclusive Program With Business Valuation Resources, LLC (BVR)

PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwire - February 17, 2010) -  Business Valuation Resources, LLC (BVR) is thrilled to announce "Using the 2010 Duff & Phelps Report: Learn from the Master," a 100-minute teleconference on February 18 featuring Roger Grabowski, co-author of the soon-to-be-released 2010 Duff & Phelps Risk Premium Report. In this exclusive BVR presentation, Grabowski, ASA (Duff & Phelps) will showcase the methods used in compiling the 2010 Report as well as how to best utilize the Report's data in the determination of cost of capital measures. In this teleconference, his only presentation at the release of the Report, Grabowski will also answer participants' questions during and after the session.

"BVR is delighted to open the floor to Roger to discuss the 2010 Duff & Phelps Report; Roger is -- without question -- the true master of cost of capital valuation issues," says Lucretia Lyons, President of BVR.

Due to be released very soon, the Report is the premier resource for business appraisers looking for defensible cost of capital measures. Using historical equity risk and size premiums, the Report's annual release is a marked event on any business appraiser's calendar.

Purchasers of the Report will be granted free access to "Using the 2010 Duff & Phelps Report" teleconference along with a copy of the Cost of Capital Reader, a complimentary BVR publication that is searchable and contains a collection of articles related to risk premiums, equity risk premiums, and other cost of capital measures.

About Business Valuation Resources, LLC (BVR)
Every top business valuation firm depends on BVR for authoritative market data, continuing professional education, and expert opinion. Our customers include business appraisers, certified public accountants, merger and acquisition professionals, business brokers, lawyers and judges, private equity and venture capitalists, owners, CFOs, and many others.

About Roger Grabowski
Roger J. Grabowski is a managing director in the Chicago office and part of the firm's Valuation Advisory Services practice. He has more than 30 years of experience in business valuation. As an expert witness, Roger's testimony in U.S. District Court was referenced in the U.S. Supreme Court opinion decided in his client's favor in the landmark Newark Morning Ledger case. He is the co-author with David King of the Duff & Phelps' Risk Premium Report, with Shannon Pratt of Cost of Capital: Applications and Examples (Wiley) and co-authored three chapters in The Handbook of Business Valuation and Intellectual Property Analysis (McGraw-Hill). Roger teaches courses for the American Society of Appraisers, including Cost of Capital, part of the curriculum of the Center for Advanced Valuation Studies and a course he co-developed.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Blake Lyman
    Professional Program Manager
    Business Valuation Resources, LLC
    1000 SW Broadway, Suite 1200
    Portland, OR 97205
    Phone: (503) 291-7963 (ext. 120)
    Fax: (503) 291-7955
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