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The Entrepreneur’s Path: Scott Holmes on Growth, Risks, and Retirement

In today’s episode of the Owner’s Corner Podcast, host Seth Whicker is joined by Scott Holmes, founder of ABI Attachments and Managing Partner at PivotPoint Company. Scott shares his journey from starting ABI Attachments to his current role in merger and acquisition work with PivotPoint. He discusses the importance of having a strong team, the challenges business owners face in preparing for sale, and the value of investing in infrastructure and strategic partnerships. Throughout the episode, Scott emphasizes the significance of being prepared, taking risks, and surrounding oneself with knowledgeable people to ensure business success and personal fulfillment.



About our guest, Scott Holmes:


Scott A. Holmes is an innovative entrepreneur and accomplished executive, known for founding ABI Attachments and serving as the Managing Director of PivotPoint Company. With a keen eye for identifying market needs and a passion for engineering, Holmes has successfully grown ABI Attachments into a leading manufacturer of quality attachments for tractors and ATVs, catering to agricultural, equestrian, and landscape industries. His strategic vision and leadership at PivotPoint Company further showcase his ability to drive business growth and foster innovation. Holmes’ dedication to excellence and commitment to customer satisfaction have solidified his reputation as a dynamic force in the industry.


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About SYM Financial and the Owner’s Corner Podcast:


Welcome to the Owner’s Corner Podcast hosted by Principal and Senior Financial Advisor Seth Whicker from SYM Financial Advisors. In this show, we dive into the dynamic world of business ownership. Whether you’re just starting out or are deep into your entrepreneurial journey, this podcast is designed to be your go-to source for insights and inspiration. Each episode, Seth connects with business owners and industry experts, bringing you their stories of triumphs, the lessons they’ve learned from their mistakes, and their strategies for success. We’ll discuss everything from the initial stages of launching a business to the intricate details of exit planning. Whether it’s succession, retirement preparation, or exploring buy-sell agreements and growth tactics, our goal is to spark your imagination about what’s possible — for you, your team, and your family. Remember, while I share my insights and those of my guests, these are our personal opinions and not reflective of SYM Financial Advisors. This podcast is here to provide general information, not specific financial advice.

Disclosure: Certain links above are to third-party sites and are not affiliated with SYM Financial Corporation (“SYM”). SYM is an independent investment adviser registered under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, as amended. Registration does not imply a certain level of skill or training. More information about SYM including our investment strategies, fees and objectives can be found in our ADV Part 2, which is available upon request.

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