5 Online Business Broker Success Stories [2023]

Updated: May 26th, 2023
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Here are some real life success stories of starting a online business broker:

1. Empire Flippers ($4.2M/year)

Justin Cooke (from North York, Ontario, Canada) started Empire Flippers over 11 years ago.

$350K / month
2 founders / 53 employees
North York, Ontario, Canada

Case Study

My name is Gregory Elfrink and I’m the director of marketing with Empire Flippers. We’re a three-time winner of the INC 5,000 award for being one of the fastest growing companies in America and we help people buy and sell online businesses.

We have brokered over $50 million worth of deals, and since we’re a big believer in transparency we also created a scoreboard that details most of our stats - from the hundreds of thousands of website visitors we get to our pool of potential buyers that grow by the hundreds every month.


2. Quiet Light ($210M/year)

Today I have my friend Joe Valley on the show. Joe is the co-owner of Quiet Light brokerage which is an online brokerage firm that helps you buy and sell businesses.

I asked Joe to come on the podcast to discuss the overall online business market, how to sell your online business, the typical va…

Mark Daoust (from Mooresville, NC, USA) started Quiet Light ago.

$17.5M / month
1 founders / 24 employees

Case Study
  • Mark Daoust is the CEO and founder of Quiet Light Brokerage.
  • He has been mentoring company owners who are considering selling their businesses since the establishment of the company in 2007.
  • The Quiet Light team of business developers helps to plan the most effective time and strategy for selling your business.
  • Their aim is to support those who are new to the prospect of buying and selling their businesses.


Listen to the full podcast on domainmagnate.com/ ➜

3. Empire Flippers

Want to buy or sell a website on a marketplace with over 75K+ contacts? Empire Flippers is the most trustworthy broker online.

  • Estimated revenue: $350K/month
  • Website traffic: 450K/month
  • Business rank: #7.45K

Check out their full website ➜

4. The Worldwide's Number One Business For Sale Website

Search 57,653 Businesses For Sale Available Now From Top Brokers and Independent Sellers in the Worldwide on BusinessesForSale.com

  • Website traffic: 1.03M/month
  • Business rank: #15.9K

Check out their full website ➜


Business for Sale

Business for Sale Search. Great Selection of Businesses for Sale, Franchise Opportunities, and Business Brokers. New Listings Posted Daily! Sell Your Business - Post Your Own Ad!

  • Website traffic: 190K/month
  • Business rank: #88.8K

Check out their full website ➜

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