Murphy Business Sales Announces Expansion to the Greenville Market

Murphy Business Sales & M&A has announced the opening of a new office in Greenville, SC. The office will work independently under the local ownership of Jon C. Swift as principal and managing director. Murphy Business Sales/M&A offices work independently but are affiliated under a franchise agreement with Murphy Business & Financial Corporation, LLC out of Clearwater, Florida. The Greenville, S. C. office will also be a part of the Carolinas Region working closely with all Murphy offices in the Carolinas. Murphy currently operates offices in Columbia and Charleston.

Jon Swift brings over 35 years of commercial, middle market, corporate and investment banking experience as an intermediary to Murphy Business Sales of Greenville. With his financial expertise and experience he can execute the transaction, grow or realign client’s existing business, and help buyers find a business that meets their strategic and financial needs. From his success in the relationship management for hundreds of banking clients, Jon’s priority continues being focused on exceptional customer service to his clients by managing the complicated buy/sale transaction process so that his clients can stay focused on running their business.

Jon Swift’s roots date back to SC where he graduated from Newberry, HS. He then attended Lenoir Rhyne University where he received his BS in Business Administration. Jon began his banking career at First Union as a commercial banker. He served as Commercial Sales Manager, City Executive, Area President and in 1995 joined the newly formed Middle Market/Corporate Banking Group where he held the FINRA Series 7 and 63 licenses. In 2007 he joined Regions Bank in Charlotte as Corporate Banking team leader covering North Carolina and Virginia. In 2016 he joined the Capital Bank team in Charlotte to help integrate the Community One bank acquisition. Through his banking experience he has been involved in numerous business acquisition transactions.

Murphy Business & Financial Corporation, LLC was founded in 1994 by Roger J. Murphy, a pioneer of the business brokerage industry. Starting with a single business brokerage firm the network expanded into a nationwide network of professional business brokers and has become one of the largest and most successful business brokerage firms in North America. Owners of the Murphy offices have been carefully recruited for their high level of achievement in the business world as former CEOs, CFOs, CPAs, business owners and senior level executives.

“I am extremely excited to be joining the Murphy team and network of professionals. After due diligence of other firms in the business sales industry, Murphy clearly stands head and shoulders above providing resources, support, and success. Murphy will be a great fit for both sellers and buyers of companies in the Greenville area. I look forward to expanding the office with the addition of agents to serve the growing upstate market.”

The Greenville office will be located at 5517 Old Buncombe Road, Greenville, SC 29609. For additional information please contact the company at www.murphybusiness.com/greenville, 864-451-7418. Or Jon Swift directly at 864-800-3175, j.swift@murphybusiness.com.