Experience
At GCFValuation, business valuation is not just a part of our business, it's our only business. The staff at GCFValuation undertakes hundreds of assignments each year and testifies on a regular basis. Our senior valuation analysts have experience in valuing businesses in a variety of different industries including manufacturing, distribution, retail, healthcare, banking and finance, engineering and high technology. This diverse background allows us to knowledgably undertake valuation and litigation assignments for virtually every possible business and purpose.

Founders
Steve A. Mize, ASA
Partner; GCFValuation. Steve holds the prestigious ESBM degree in Finance and he is an Accredited Senior Appraiser of the American Society of Appraisers in Business Valuation. His background is in providing fairness opinions and valuations for closely held companies and their securities. He specializes in valuing growth-oriented candidates who are focusing on long-term growth, mergers, or acquisitions. His strength is in corporate/entrepreneurial finance with several years' experience in Mergers & Acquisitions, feasibility analysis, and strategic planning. Steve is experienced in litigation support and responsible for all projects requiring expert witness testimony.

Darren Mize, ASA
Partner; GCFValuation. Darren holds a BA degree in Performance Management and he is an Accredited Senior Appraiser of the American Society of Appraisers in Business Valuation. He also has a background that includes over ten years of national marketing and sales experience, including a Senior Management role with Fringe Benefits Management Company, one of the Nation's most well respected TPA/Benefit Managers in the public sector. Darren has extensive experience in developing strategies for small to mid-market merger and acquisition candidates and leads the division responsible for marketing a national valuation program, which provides affordable valuation services to small businesses.