Southeastern Regional Business Brokers

Southeastern Regional Business Brokers is based in Asheville, North Carolina, and serves the business market in the Southeastern United States.  In business since 1986, Southeastern has assisted Sellers and Buyers with ethical and honest representation to achieve the best deal at a fair price.  With the belief that “Win-Win” transactions are always possible, Southeastern closes a significant number of deals each year.

Recent sales and listings include: professional practices, manufacturing plants,  food & beverage operations, real estate investment properties, business & communication services firms, and specialized transportation companies, traditional main street businesses (retail stores, convenience stores, hair salons, etc).

Southeastern is an active member of the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA), and Gregg Solms holds the Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) designation, a professional certification earned by completing advanced business education, and periodic re-certification.  The firm is also active in the Carolinas-Virginia Business Brokers Association (CVBBA) and the staff participates in state-wide and regional networking with other professional brokers.

Gregg Solms is a licensed NC Real Estate Broker and Realtor, in compliance with legal requirements to offer, list, represent, and sell businesses with leases or real property.

In order to make good decisions, clients have to receive clear information and decide on a course of action.  Our mission at Southeastern Regional Business Brokers is to make information as transparent as possible in order for clients to make sound business decisions.

Staff Biography

Gregg Solms, CBI: Owner

Gregg has a business background & experience which includes leadership roles in corporate manufacturing businesses (Union Camp Corporation, Mobil Chemical Company) resort & hospitality management (The Homestead Resort, Hot Springs, VA and The Grove Park Inn & Country Club, Asheville, North Carolina), outplacement consulting (Drake Beam Morin, Inc., Solms & Associates, Inc.), real estate investment (resort rental properties in North and South Carolina), and small business ownership (Mail Boxes Etc./ QPS Quality Pack & Ship).  In 2004, Gregg acquired an Asheville “main street” business brokerage firm, in operation since 1986, with over 250 completed transactions.  The name was changed to Southeastern Regional Business Brokers to reflect the expanding territory and professionalism of the firm which provides business brokerage, valuation and consulting services to clients in the Southeast.  Gregg is a licensed North Carolina Realtor/Broker and a member of the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA) and of the regional affiliate, Carolinas-Virginia Business Brokers Association (CVBBA). Gregg and Southeastern adhere to the highest standards of ethics and practice.

Gregg’s civic involvement includes the Asheville Chamber of Commerce and the Rotary Club of Arden, NC.  Gregg’s recommended business author is Rob Slee, author of Midas Managers, Midas Marketing and both volumes of Private Capital Markets.

Gregg graduated from Emory University in Atlanta, GA with a B.A. degree in 1972. Outside interests include mountain biking, travel, photography, flying, kayaking,  scuba diving, community service, KIVA investments and wood working.

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