Who We Serve

Our clients are business owners who have one or more of these characteristics:

  • Between $3-25 million in revenue.

  • Motivated to build the sellable value of their business and/or plan for their exit well ahead of time.

  • Needs assistance with clarifying personal, financial, values-based and legacy goals.

  • Needs assistance with strategic financial planning for business growth.

  • Needs an estimate of business value for planning purposes.

  • Needs objective third-party analysis and advice for current “pain points” within their organization.

  • Needs a business continuity plan for the unexpected events of death or permanent incapacity.

  • Needs a Certified Advisor to create and/or coordinate their Advisor Team in designing and implementing their comprehensive plan for exit.

Helped us reach our goals. Targeted our improvement needs quickly and efficiently.

Our Team

Thank you for your care for me personally. Thank you just as importantly for the investment made in our company....happy to speak with any who might need a personalized referral to hire you!
Great people to work with, very knowledgeable, helpful team of people recommended to meet various needs.


We value business owners and the economic and social impact that results from a successful business.

We value skillful listening, integrity, excellence, generosity and putting the interests of our clients ahead of our own.


We exist to help business owners build sellable value, exit successfully, and live and leave their desired legacy.

Excellent communication and listening, sincere interest and support, trustworthy and person of character.
Pat & Corby were incredibly helpful in the successful sale of our business. They also helped us prepare for all of items we just didnt know that we needed to do to prepare for our future and a successful retirement plan. This was an incredible experience.


We are a fee-only firm providing advice, consulting, coaching and retreats for business owners interested in building sellable business value and planning for their eventual exit.

Our differentiators include: 1) Comprehensive exit planning with an emphasis on building sellable business value. 2) Relational and comprehensive approach versus transactional resulting in the role of “Trusted Advisor” to our clients. 3) Professional network of experienced advisors. 4) Certified Exit Planner professional designations.


Contact information

9711 Washingtonian Blvd, Suite 550, Gaithersburg, MD 20878

301.859.0860 | email@ennislp.com | email@exitreadiness.com

The personal commitment that we received from Pat & Corby was way beyond what we expected.

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