How Tax Reform is Spurring Middle Market M&A

Timing is crucial in many walks of life, from deciding when to launch your company in a new market, to misjudging a gust of wind on the golf course. When it comes to selling your business, bad timing can be the difference between receiving an optimal offer from a committed buyer and leaving hard-earned money […]

Understanding Cross-Border M&A Activity When Selling Your Business

In the years that Ryan Binkley has been steering the ship at Generational Equity, there have been significant fluctuations in M&A activity. However, while many things change, some continue to stay the same.

For instance, in Ryan’s experience, many business owners still wholeheartedly believe that the only business buyers that will be interested in their company […]

Acqui-hiring: The Growing Trend in Middle Market M&A?

There are many reasons that can lead executives to pursue the acquisition of a company. In his time as President and CEO of Generational Equity, Ryan Binkley is certain he has encountered pretty much all of them. Especially in today’s robust seller’s market, the potential for M&A activity is at its highest point since the […]

Why Be A Believer When You Can Be A Disciple?

Before you read this blog, ask yourself this quick question:

When were you most passionate about your faith and serving God?

For some, this might change every day. For others, it’s a memory that stretches back months or even years. Ryan Binkley, the Lead Pastor of Create Church, understands that being 100% passionate about God, 100% of […]

John W. Slocum: Understanding Business Leadership


Whether it’s in his role as President and CEO of Generational Equity, or as Lead Pastor at Create Church, leadership is a quality Ryan Binkley has always strived to demonstrate.

At Generational Equity, Ryan provides the strategic direction for the business and works closely with management to deliver this vision. This responsibility is to ensure the […]