About Us


Since 1992, we have been providing an array of expert financial and economic services.  Our experience in initiative analysis, pricing, sustainable growth modeling, venture capital, private equity, and macroeconomic and industry analysis provide a unique blend of capabilities.

Our mission is to offer corporate financial strategies developed with reference to the value of businesses and business interests.  Dedicated to providing prompt and courteous service within an agreed upon time frame and budget, we serve businesses, business owners, attorneys, accountants, banks and government agencies.

Our professionals have participated in hundreds of valuation services including appraisals within almost every major industry group including construction, manufacturing, distribution, retail trade, information technology, transportation, information services, finance, insurance, real estate, legal services, accounting, architectural, engineering, computer systems, technical consulting, appraisal services, advertising services, health care, arts & entertainment, accommodations, and food service.

Eric S. Baumgardner

Eric joined Procter & Gamble in 1996, progressing as a finance executive across myriad pricing, Corporate Finance, and M&A leadership roles.  In 2012, Mr. Baumgardner was appointed CFO & Treasurer of Cintrifuse, Greater Cincinnati's high-profile startup incubator and early-stage venture capital fund.  After retiring from P&G in 2020, Eric has become a prolific M&A transaction advisor and B2C pricing consultant.   Eric also has been a faculty member of Xavier University's College of Business since 1998, teaching graduate courses in Managerial Economics, Pricing Strategy, Commercial Financial Analysis, and Pricing Data Analytics.  Mr. Baumgardner holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Cincinnati (1996) and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a BA in Economics from Xavier (1995).