Have an attendance code? Sign In to enter it. This live web event has ended. Thank you for attending. Contributors James Kent With 13 years of experience at TT, James Kent is a marketing-communications executive serving as strategic advisor and results-driven leader, skilled at storytelling to energize teams and align leaders to clarify and elevate brand position. Jim has held marketing positions at Schlumberger, Thomson-Reuters and Woods Hole Oceanographic. David Cohen, Esq., ASA David specializes in business valuations, ownership transition and succession planning, and mergers and acquisitions as part of exit strategies and strategic plans for A/E/C firms across the country. He has completed appraisal assignments for purposes of mergers and acquisitions, internal ownership transition and succession planning, Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs), and various litigation support engagements. David has assisted clients through the mergers and acquisitions process—helping them identify potential buyers or sellers, conducting due diligence, negotiating, structuring and closing the deal, and integrating the firms.