Mr. Brooks is a valuation manager at Adams Capital, Inc. He has more than nine years of valuation experience specializing in fl~e valuation of businesses, business interests, and tangible and intangible property for mergers and acquisitions, gift and estate planning, strategic planning, dissenting shareholders, financial and tax reporting, marital dissolution, and creditor/collateral analysis. Prior to joining Adams Capital, Inc., Mr. Brooks practiced business valuation services with KPMG LLP (an international "Big Four" accounting and consulting firm) and Ronald Blue & Co., LLC. In addition, he also worked in the acquisitions group for Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. valuing and coordinating the acquisition of other Coca-Co]a bottlers and for Imerys SA as a senior business analyst.
Mr. Brooks' industry experience includes agribusiness, property investu~ent/developn~ent, distribution, food and beverage, healthcare, lfigh teclmology, professional service, manufacturing, retail, restaurant, rental car, textiles, homebuilding, and mining.
EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
Mr. Brooks received a BS degree in Management from the Georgia Institute of Technology. He is an Accredited Senior Appraiser with fl~e American Society of Appraisers (ASA). Mr. Brooks is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the Amarican Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), and Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants (GSCPA).
WRITINGS, PRESENTATIONS, AND ARTICLES
Valuing the Target and Pricing the Deal, Presented at KPMG LLP's continuing education course "Mergers, Acquisitions, and Divestitures," Atlanta, Georgia.