Welcome to Corporate Development Associates, Inc. (CDA)          


“A wise man will hear and increase in learning, and a man of understanding will acquire wise counsel.” (Prov. 1:5)


A boutique investment banking firm, CDA provides seasoned merger and acquisition services to companies with annual revenues from $5 million to over $150 million.

Since 1996, CDA has assisted middle market business owners realize a superior value for their businesses. We help clients increase the value of their businesses through carefully executed acquisition growth programs. We also work with private equity firms that desire to acquire middle market companies. CDA focuses on businesses in manufacturing, distribution, and business services sectors.

CDA approaches every assignment with the resources and intense concentration necessary to complete successfully the assignment on the best terms for our clients. A knowledgeable professional with many years of experience and wisdom will partner with you to realize your goals.

CDA delivers unparalleled financial advisory services in the following areas:

Sell-Side Services

  • Serve on board of directors/advisors


  • Effectively manage the marketing and negotiations of the sale of a business
  • Advise clients on unsolicited offers to acquire business
  • Business valuations


Buy-Side Services

  • Provide corporate development functions for clients: strategic planning, managing acquisitions, divestitures, and market intelligence
  • Advise and consult on opportunistic acquisitions
  • Conduct acquisition searches
  • Structure and orchestrate management buyouts