HUNGERFORD VALUATION Team
The Hungerford Valuation team has been providing business valuation services for a combined 50 years.
Kerry Bean, CPA / ABV
Kerry is a Grand Rapids, Michigan area CPA dedicated to valuations of privately-held companies. Kerry has worked in public accounting since 1986. He is dedicated to helping his clients make sound financial and business decisions. His hard work and determination ensures that every client is treated with high regard. In addition to assisting business owners through specific transactions, Kerry is regularly involved in preparing business valuations for divorce and other litigation matters.
Kerry earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration/Accounting from California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo in San Luis Obispo, California. Kerry earned the Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) certification from the AICPA.
Brandon provides valuation and financial advisory services to closely-held businesses in connection with mergers and acquisitions, employee stock ownership plans, estate planning, corporate strategic planning, and other financial transactions.
Brandon has also specialized in the craft beverage industry and regularly works with craft breweries and distilleries. He is a member of Michigan Brewers Guild and the Brewers Association.
Brandon earned a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree from Grand Valley State University with a concentration in Finance and Accounting. Brandon enjoys being involved in the community and currently serves on the boards for CASA of Kent County, the Seidman Alumni Association, and the Seidman Finance Advisory Board.
Brian DeMaagd, ASA
Brian focuses on employee ownership and has developed his ESOP valuation expertise over a 15-year valuation career. Since 2016, he has represented Trustees in over 40 ESOP implementation transactions. Brian is honored to serve as the only current valuation professional elected as an Officer of the Michigan Chapter of the ESOP Association. He has been elected to this position by Michigan ESOP companies and their advisors for 10 consecutive years.
Brian earned a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree from Grand Valley State University with a concentration in Finance. He is an Accredited Senior Appraiser designated by the American Society of Appraisers.