Appraiser’s Qualifications

Alan has been an active business owner since 1994.  His career has included positions in Engineering Services and Technical Sales.  Alan has been awarded the CMEA designation (Certified Machinery/ Equipment Appraiser) by the NEBB Institute.  CMEAs are located throughout the United States and Canada and are used by banks, other lending institutions, CPAs, attorneys, business buyers/sellers and others to provide needed financial information for a variety of reasons.

Professional designations and work experience for Alan E. Clark, CBI, CMEA, include:


  • CBI, Certified Business Intermediary with IBBA
  • Certified Instructor with the IBBA and the School of Business Brokerage
  • Licensed realtor in NC and GA
  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, NC State University, Raleigh, NC
  • Completion of over 80 hours of continuing education workshops in areas of machine and equipment appraisals, business valuation and sales.

  • Member, NEBBI – National Equipment and Business Brokers Institute
  • Member, IBBA – International Business Brokers Association
  • Member and Treasurer CVBBA – Carolinas-Virginia Business Brokers Association
  • Former member and Treasurer GABB – Georgia Assoc. of Business Brokers
  • Member, Rotary Club of Morganton, NC