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    Aqualand Ale House

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    After nearly 10 years of ownership, Sue and Dick Govier have sold the Aqualand Ale House in Boulder Junction. Joel and Anne Miner, along with their son and daughter-in-law Taylor and Breanna Miner, purchased the property and business August 18, 2021. The Miner Family hopes to continue to offer the great atmosphere and experience the Northwoods have come to expect since the Govier’s created the Aqualand Ale House in 2012.

    This transaction was facilitated by John Foster of Creative Business Services/CBS Global in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Since 1979, Creative Business Services/CBS-Global has specialized in the sale of businesses and commercial & industrial real estate throughout Wisconsin and the Midwest.

    New Owners for Joe Jo’s Pizza & Gelato in Sister Bay, WI

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Creative Business Services / CBS-Global is pleased to announce the sale of Joe Jo’s Pizza & Gelato in Door County’s Village of Ephraim, Wisconsin to Asche Rider from the state of Washington.

    Richard and Kathy Luther successfully operated Joe Jo’s for the last 15 years. Through their hard work and dedication to the business, the couple created quite a following for their award-winning thin crust pizza and excellent gelato. Many of their customers became friends.

    Asche Rider and her partner, Dave Reera, will operate their new restaurant, Fresh Take 42, which will focus on fresh convenient food created by Chef Reera. Asche & Dave have not decided if they will continue the pizza items. They plan on opening in early August.

    This transaction was facilitated by Bob Wolter of Creative Business Services / CBS Global in Green Bay, Wisconsin and Erin Leline of Shorewest Realtors. Since 1979, Creative Business Services/CBS-Global has specialized in the sale of businesses and companies throughout Wisconsin and the Midwest.

    Additional information on the company’s achievements, services provided, leadership or history can be found on the website: http://www.cbs-global.com.

    Local Investment Group Buys Peshtigo Manufacturing Facility

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Gary Van Sistine

    INDUSTRIES:

    Industrial Real Estate

    May 16, 2012, Peshtigo, Wisconsin -- JRDM, LLC of De Pere, recently purchased a 130,000 sq foot manufacturing facility along with 10 acres of land on Maple Street in Peshtigo, WI. The building is occupied by Goodrich Company, Cabin Seating Division which makes seating for private aircraft.

    New Owner for De Pere Mini-Storage Facility

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Gary Van Sistine

    INDUSTRIES:

    Services

    De Pere, Wisconsin, May 29, 2013 -- Heritage Lake Storage LLC of De Pere, WI recently purchased the 100 mini-storage-unit facility on Mid Valley Road off of Hwy 41 in De Pere from Lawrence Leasing Mini-Storage. The transaction was facilitated by Gary Van Sistine of Creative Business Services of Green Bay.

    Area Mobility Experts Add Fifth Location

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Gary Van Sistine

    INDUSTRIES:

    Commercial & Investment Real Estate

    Green Bay, Wisconsin, January 25, 2013 -- With the purchase of a four-acre commercial property on Mid Valley Drive in De Pere, WI, A & J Mobility of Valders, WI announced plans to open its fifth sales location in Wisconsin. The new Green Bay/Fox Valley location is visible from Highway 41 and can be accessed from the Main Street and Scheuring Road exits in De Pere, WI.

    Decades Old Lawn Care Business Under New Ownership

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Gary Van Sistine

    INDUSTRIES:

    Services

    Creative Business Services / CBS Global is pleased to announce the sale of Cutting Edge Lawn Care LLC by Mark and Vicky Borter to Phil Frazier of Cecil. Cutting Edge Lawn Care has served the greater Green Bay area since 1998; Phil Frazier will continue to service existing customers with lawn maintenance and snow plowing. Frazier’s experience comes from previously owning a lawn care business in eastern Wisconsin, before re-locating with his family to Cecil.

    Moe’s Southwest Grill in Ashwaubenon Changes Ownership

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Gary Van Sistine

    INDUSTRIES:

    Commercial & Investment Real Estate

    Green Bay, Wisconsin, August 3, 2011 -- Gary Van Sistine, an agent with Creative Business Services of Green Bay, announced the sale of the Moe’s Southwest Grill franchise located at 2101 S. Oneida St. in Ashwaubenon, on Tuesday, August 2, 2011. The previous owner, Bret Van Asten of De Pere, operated the business for seven-and-ahalf years. The new owners, C.J. and Becky Bast of Appleton, will be active in the day-to-day operations. C.J. Bast attended three weeks of Moe’s corporate training in Atlanta prior to the sale.

    Evans & Race Sixsty-Seven Year Old Accounting Firm Has New Owner

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Gary Van Sistine

    INDUSTRIES:

    Services

    Van Dreel Business & Tax Consulting LLC announces the purchase of Evans & Race Co.

    Ledgeview Coffeeshop, The Creamery, has New Ownership

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Creative Business Services/ CBS Global is pleased to announce the sale of The Creamery, by long time owners, Patrick Hoffman and Brad Carpenter to Russell Petrouske, Grey Ghost Hospitality, LLC. This popular coffee shop is located in Olde-School Square at 2200 Dickinson Road in a popular-growing development of the Ledgeview community.

    Wausaukee’s Most Noted Supper Club, has New Ownership

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Creative Business Services / CBS-Global, Green Bay, Wisconsin, is pleased to announce the sale of Newingham’s Supper Club, by longtime owner, Darryl Newingham, to Jesse and Emily Milquet, Manor on Main. Established over 20 years ago, this popular supper club is consistently frequented by locals as well as destination travelers.

    Green Bay’s Most Noted Supper Club, has New Ownership

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Creative Business Services/ CBS Global is pleased to announce the sale of The Club Chalet, by long time owners, Sara Murphy, Gena Greening, Tammy Nitka, and Steve and Beverly Hafeman to Shawn Christman, Christman’s Club Chalet, LLC. Established over 25+ years ago, this popular supper club is consistently frequented by locals as well as destination travelers. Shawn intends to maintain the same successful popular menu and atmosphere.

    New Owners for Wisconsin Silo in Plover, WI

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Mike Van

    INDUSTRIES:

    Construction

    Stevens Point, WI September 26th, 2017 – Creative Business Services/CBS announces the sale of Wisconsin Silo, Inc. located in Plover, WI. Bruce Johnson has owned Wisconsin Silo for approximately 40 years

    New Owners for Precision Grinding, LLC

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Mike Van

    INDUSTRIES:

    Manufacturing

    Creative Business Services / CBS-Global, Green Bay, Wisconsin, is pleased to announce the sale of Precision Grinding, LLC by longtime owner Jim Cichon to Matt Ostermann.

    Manitowoc Entrepreneurs Purchase Successful Hortonville Company

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Services

    Manitowoc, Wisconsin, June 6, 2013 -- On May 31st, 2013, Manitowoc entrepreneurs, Oscar and Amy Swanson, purchased the business assets of Wisconsin Paint and Powder Coat from Stephanie and Tim Morgan. Operating out of a 50,000-square foot manufacturing facility in Hortonville, Wisconsin, Wisconsin Paint and Powder Coat is a regional leader in production painting, powder coating and finishing of metal parts.

    New Ownership for Appleton Salon

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Services

    Appleton, Wisconsin, September 9, 2013 – On August, 30, 2013, Madison, Wisconsin hair stylist and salon owner Anthony (Tony) Santini purchased Tanglz hair salon and spa. Located at 1440 S. Oneida Street in Appleton, Tanglz was started by Appleton entrepreneurs Scott and Kelly Lamers over ten years ago.

    Brillion’s Rudy’s Diner Changes Hands

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Brillion, Wisconsin, June 2, 2011 – On June 1, 2011, after 22 years, owner operators Kevin and Rosemary Clarke sold the famed Rudy’s Diner. The Clarkes were only the second proprietor in the restaurant’s illustrious history. The new owners, Maxine Charney and Martin Johnson came all the way from a Minneapolis suburb to purchase the business.

    New Owners for Two Rivers Auto Wash of Two Rivers

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Services

    Two Rivers, Wisconsin – September 13, 2018 - John Foster, Business Broker with Creative Business Services / CBS-Global, is pleased to announce the sale of the Two Rivers Auto Wash, LLC, Two Rivers WI. Local car wash entrepreneur Paul Simon purchased the business from Gary Girard on September 12, 2018.

    New Owner for Tower Inn in Manitowish Waters

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Commercial & Investment Real Estate

    Manitowish Waters, Wisconsin, April 24, 2013 -- Minocqua area businessman Paul Habram purchased the Tower Inn in Manitowish Waters, WI, on Friday April 19th. The Tower Inn has been a favorite dining establishment in Manitowish Waters for decades. Habram hopes to open sometime in June after completing some remodeling and renovations.

    New Owners Mobil 310 Mart in Manitowoc

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Retail

    Manitowoc, Wisconsin – March 15, 2019 – John Foster, Business Intermediary with Creative Business Services / CBS-Global has announced the sale of Mobil 310 Mart, 1108 State Highway 310, Manitowoc, WI. Scott and Tammy Engstrom have owned and operated Mobil 310 Mart for 22 years. The new owners, Busdev Adhikari and Shobha Sharma of Sheboygan Oil and Marketing LLC own many other convenience stores in Eastern Wisconsin and look forward to meeting their new customers.

    Change Of Hands For Manitowoc Paint Finish Company

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Commercial & Investment Real Estate

    Manitowoc, Wisconsin, February 25, 2011 -- Jacobson Paint Finishes, LLC (JPF) has purchased the assets of Musial Paint Finishes, LLC (MPF) of 2702 Division Street in Manitowoc. MPF is a regional leader in production painting and finishing of metal parts in Northeast Wisconsin. JPF is a newly formed company owned by Karen Jacobson and her brother Matt Jacobson.

    Sale of M&M Lunch in Two Rivers, WI

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Two Rivers, Wisconsin, December 22, 2016 - Creative Business Services (CBS-Global), Green Bay, Wisconsin announces the sale of M&M Lunch located in Two Rivers Wisconsin to Asan Maksuti.

    Sale of How Dea Mini Mart

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Retail

    Belgium, Wisconsin, October 28th, 2015 – Creative Business Services / CBS –Global is pleased to announce the sale of How Dea Mini Mart in Belgium, Wisconsin.

    New Owner of Fieldcrest Manor

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Healthcare

    John Foster, Business Intermediary with Creative Business Services / CBS-Global has announced the sale of Fieldcrest Manor, a CBRF assisted living center in Manitowoc, WI to North Oak Health Care. Mike and Christine Dunn have owned, operated and expanded Fieldcrest Manor for over 25 years. North Oak Health Care owners Dean and Derrick Maschoff look forward to continuing the high level of excellent service and wonderful reputation the Dunn’s have established.

    New Owners former Dairy Queen in Manitowoc, WI

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Creative Business Services / CBS-Global is pleased to announce that the Dairy Queen property located at 3506 Calumet Avenue in Manitowoc, Wisconsin will be a new combo Dunkin Donuts/ Baskin Robins store. Wisconsin Dells-based TMart Operations purchased the property from Dairy Queen owners Jon and Kim Rausch. The existing buildings on the site will soon be raised and a brand-new facility will be built in early 2020. TMart Operation owns numerous Dunkin Donuts and Baskin Robins stores in Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

    New Owners Take Over Budget Host Motel

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Iron Mountain, Michigan, April 4, 2013 -- On March 22, 2013 BJ Bhatt, a highly experienced hotelier from Green Bay, Wisconsin purchased the franchised Budget Host Motel located in Iron Mountain, Michigan. Former owners, Joe and MaryAnn Kozial, moved from Chicago to operate the Budget Host nearly 15 years ago. They plan on retiring in Iron Mountain. The business sale was facilitated by John Foster, Business Intermediary with Creative Business Services of Green Bay, WI. Financing was provided to the buyer by Michelle Sellers with River Valley Bank.

    Sabbatical Brewing Company Buys the former Oriental Milling Property

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Commercial & Investment Real Estate

    Manitowoc, Wisconsin – April 10, 2019 – John Foster, Business Intermediary with Creative Business Services / CBS-Global has announced the sale of 835 S 29th Street in Manitowoc Wisconsin.

    New Owners of Parkview Family Restaurant

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Sheboygan Falls Wisconsin, January 9, 2018 -- John Foster, Business Intermediary with Creative Business Services/CBS-Global is happy to announce the sale of Parkview Family Restaurant in Sheboygan Falls WI. The business was sold to Raim Biftiri who will be running the business along with his family. Dave and Cindy Berth had been operating the business for nearly ten years. The restaurant will open in a few weeks after updating is completed.

    New Owners for Former Brooks Auto in Manitowoc, WI

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Retail

    Creative Business Services / CBS-Global is pleased to announce that Cody Piontek, owner of Certified Auto Services, has purchased the former Brooks Auto, located at 3801 Calumet Avenue in Manitowoc. The sale was facilitated by John Foster of Creative Business Services. Certified Auto Services will be moving their business to the new larger location on Calumet Avenue.

    Pizza Garden to Expand in Two Rivers, WI

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Commercial & Investment Real Estate

    Two Rivers, WI – May 7, 2021 – Creative Business Services/CBS-Global is pleased to announce the sale of the formerly occupied Luigi’s Restaurant located at 1033 22nd Street, Two Rivers, Wisconsin. The buyers, Steve and Dan Diederich, owners of Pizza Garden in Manitowoc, plan on expanding their successful business into the Two Rivers market at this location. The building was listed and brokered by John Foster of Creative Business Services/CBS-Global and Co-Brokered by Abby Garcia of Choice Commercial Real Estate.

    Life Church Green Bay Acquires Former SC Grand Property

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Commercial & Investment Real Estate

    De Pere, Wisconsin, May, 6 2014 -- Life Church Green Bay has purchased the former SC Grand property located at 1250 Mid Valley Rd. in the town of Lawrence. John Foster, of Creative Business Services of Green Bay, who specializes in brokering bank owned properties, facilitated the sale.

    Club Bil-Mar Sold

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    John Foster

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Manitowoc, Wisconsin, June 4, 2013 -- After 15 years of ownership, Dennis and Linda Hebert sold Club Bil-Mar to Manitowoc businessmen, Guy LeClair and Rick Manlick. Manlick and LeClair have significant changes planned for the business, including a new name. The former Club Bil-Mar will now be operating under the name City Limits. City Limits will continue to feature and promote the banquet side of the business. However, a new menu and an updated look will soon follow.

    Inn @ Cedar Crossing Has New Owners!

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Today September 1st, Steve & Kelly Hellmann, who have diligently and successfully operated the Inn @ Cedar Crossing in Sturgeon Bay for 14 years, have sold their building and business to John Getzloff and his sister Margi Getzloff, both of whom were born and raised in Sturgeon Bay and have come back home to operate the Inn & Restaurant. John & Margi are not skipping a beat and headed into the busy Labor Day weekend. Look for some great innovative changes in the menu and decor as they move forward.

    New Owners former Trio Restaurant in Egg Harbor, WI

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Creative Business Services/CBS-Global is pleased to announce the sale of the former Trio Restaurant located at 4655 County Road E, Egg Harbor, Wisconsin. Former owners, Ron Perley & Jerry Spitz opened the doors in 1993 of the hugely popular French and Italian cuisine restaurant, widely known as Trio. Ron & Jerry were ahead of their time with their ambiance and cuisine and had a great run.

    The Nautical Inn Reopened

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, June 9, 2011 – On May 26, 2011 Tim Clark reopened the Nautical Inn, a well-known nautical themed restaurant located at 234 Kentucky Street in Sturgeon Bay. Mr. Clark’s family has been involved in numerous restaurant operations in Door County over the years. The Nautical Inn will offer an American style menu that will feature pasta, pizza and nightly specials. Tom Alberts and Bob Wolter of Creative Business Services in Green Bay brokered the transaction.

    Amily-Owned Bar And Grill Changes Hands After 56 Years

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, January 3, 2011 -- Van’s Bar and Grill, a popular tavern at 253 N. Third Ave., Sturgeon Bay, changed ownership on the last day of 2010, after being in the Van Dreese family for 56 years. Steve Van Dreese began bar tending at the location when he was 18, and along with his brother, John, purchased the business from their father in the early 90s. Steve and his wife, Jennifer, were the sole owners since 2004.

    Exciting Changes for Jim’s Cheese Pantry

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Cheese and Dairy

    Green Bay, Wisconsin, March 14, 2012 -- Bob Wolter, Michael Schwantes and Tom Alberts, Merger & Acquisition Consultants of Creative Business Services in Green Bay, WI are pleased to announce the sale of Jim’s Cheese Pantry in Waterloo, WI to Steve Silvis and Chip Kubly of Lake Forest Holdings LLC located in Milwaukee, WI.

    Considered the Best Custom Meat Processing Plant in Northeast Wisconsin has New Ownership

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Cheese and Dairy

    Creative Business Services is pleased to announce the sale of Hujet Meats in New Franken, Wisconsin. Jim and Jerry Hujet founded the company in 1982 and was purchased by a brother and sister team, Randy Dorner & Tammy Lemberger. The new business is renamed Farmstead Meats. The company prides itself for the excellent quality of their custom work all these years, from the Mega Farmer to the Hobby Farmer.

    New Owners for Foodmaster Logistics of Wisconsin

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Cheese and Dairy

    Creative Business Services / CBS-Global of Green Bay Wisconsin is pleased to announce thesale of Foodmaster Logistics of Wisconsin LLC to Foodmaster Logistics LLC headquartered in Gilbert, Arizona.

    Sale of Historic Cheese Factory

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Cheese and Dairy

    Monticello, Wisconsin, February 26, 2013 -- On Thursday, February 14th, Creative Business Services/CBS-Global of Green Bay brokered and facilitated the sale of PastureLand Co-op’s cheese factory, located at W6117 County Highway C in Monticello, WI, to the current tenant, Edelweiss Creamery Properties, LLC.

    Exciting Changes at Ron’s Wisconsin Cheese in Luxemburg

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Cheese and Dairy

    Luxemburg, Wisconsin, January 29, 2014 -- On Friday, January 3, 2014, Bob Wolter of Creative Business Services/CBS-Global of Green Bay facilitated the sale of Ron’s Wisconsin Cheese to John Pagel of Pagel’s Ponderosa Dairy located in Kewaunee, Wisconsin.

    New Ownership for Montu Staffing Solutions

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Staffing & Human Resource

    Grafton, Wisconsin, January 14, 2019 -- Creative Business Services / CBS-Global is pleased to announce the sale of Montu Staffing Solutions of Minneapolis, Minnesota acquired by SEEK Careers/Staffing Inc. headquartered in Grafton, Wisconsin.

    Staffworks Group-Wisconsin, Inc. Purchases Employment Options of North Central Wisconsin

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Staffing & Human Resource

    Wisconsin – May 3, 2021 – Creative Business Services/CBS-Global is pleased to announce the purchase of Employment Options by Staffworks Group.

    New Owner of Career Professionals Inc

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Staffing & Human Resource

    On Tuesday, January 2nd 2018, SEEK Professionals, headquartered in Grafton, Wisconsin, purchased Career Professionals Inc. of Edina, Minnesota.

    Employment Options Sells its Marinette & Shawano Offices

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Staffing & Human Resource

    Creative Business Services/CBS-Global is pleased to announce that Employment Options Inc., a staffing company headquartered in Rhinelander, Wisconsin sold its two branches located in Marinette and Shawano, Wisconsin to Celerity Staffing in Madison, Wisconsin.

    Creative Business Services Facilitates Sale of JEX Staffing to CorTech

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Staffing & Human Resource

    November 25, 2015 – CorTech, a global staffing provider based in Atlanta, acquired Job Express of Wyoming which operates as JEX Staffing.

    New Owner for Northern Wisconsin Staffing Company

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Staffing & Human Resource

    Green Bay, Wisconsin, January 11, 2013 -- On Friday December 28th, 2012, Mr. Bill Brann, owner of Staffworks Group headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, acquired Nicolet Staffing, owned and operated by Mr. Lester Zunker since 1977 and headquartered in Rhinelander, Wisconsin. Mr. Brann envisions this as a strategic acquisition, one of his goals in acquiring this 8-office staffing company. His company currently does not have a presence in Wisconsin and Mr. Brann plans for further growth in the state.

    New Owners for R&R Employment and R&R Medical Staffing

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Staffing & Human Resource

    Creative Business Services / CBS Global is pleased to announce the sale of R&R Employment and R&R Medical Staffing, headquartered in Decatur, Indiana to DSS Holdings LLC, a subsidiary of Hoosier Investments LLC located in Mishawaka, Indiana.

    New Owner of Technical Employment Services

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Staffing & Human Resource

    On Friday, June 30, 2017 SEEK Professionals, a sister company of SEEK Careers,
    purchased Technical Employment Services (TES) of Green Bay, WI.

    Staffworks Group-Wisconsin, Inc. Purchases Employment Options of North Central Wisconsin

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Bob Wolter

    INDUSTRIES:

    Wisconsin – May 3, 2021 – Creative Business Services/CBS-Global is pleased to announce the purchase of Employment Options by Staffworks Group.

    Traxys Considers Expanding the Renewable Power Business

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Services

    Traxys is a global raw material marketing and sourcing firm specializing in base metals and concentrates, minor and alloying metals, industrial minerals and chemicals, materials for steel mills and foundries, and carbon products. It holds investments in various mining operations around the world and operates both coal handling facilities and power generation assets in the U.S.

    The Lighting Center of Green Bay

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Retail

    Green Bay, Wisconsin, February 12, 2013 – On December 21, 2012 one of Northeast Wisconsin’s premier wholesale and retail lighting distributorships, the oldest in the state of Wisconsin, changed ownership. The Lighting Center of Green Bay is located at 2190 C South Ashland Avenue in Green Bay. PHM Ventures, LLC is the new owner.

    Supper Club

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Commercial & Investment Real Estate

    Robert and Noreen Pollman, owners of the Door Peninsula Winery and Shipwrecked in Egg Harbor purchased the well-known C & C Supper Club located in the heart of Fish Creek.

    New Owners for The Mill Supper Club in Sturgeon Bay

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin - February 22, 2019 – Creative Business Services / CBS-Global, Green Bay, is pleased to announce the sale of The Mill Supper Club by Don and Shelly Petersilka to Cory Lehman.

    New Ownership for Green Bay Medical Device Manufacturer

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Healthcare

    Green Bay, Wisconsin, July 25, 2011 -- Creative Business Services is pleased to announce the sale of American Prosthetic Components, Inc. (APC) to Beverly Capital, LLC. The transaction occurred June 30, 2011 and was managed by Michael J Schwantes of Creative Business Services, Green Bay, Wisconsin.

    New Owners for DeCleene Truck Refrigeration & Trailer

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Transportation & Logistics

    Creative Business Services / CBS-Global of Green Bay, Wisconsin is pleased to announce the sale of DeCleene Truck Refrigeration & Trailer in De Pere, Wisconsin to Gateway Truck & Refrigeration, headquartered in Collinsville, Illinois.

    New Owner for Caffe Espresso, a Green Bay Landmark

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Green Bay, Wisconsin, June 1st, 2015 - Creative Business Services / CBS-Global, LLC is pleased to announce the sale of Caffe Espresso in Green Bay, Wisconsin. This eclectic restaurant has been a favorite of Meyer Theatre patrons and others, both young and old, for years. Loyal customers were sad to see it close, but pleased to learn that proprietor, Rachel O'Leary, sold the establishment to William (Bill) Schleis, successful entrepreneur and owner of the equally popular and successful Salt bar and restaurant in De Pere. Mr. Schleis has big plans for the Caffe Espresso space.

    New Owners for 8440 W Cleveland Avenue in West Allis, WI

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Commercial & Investment Real Estate

    Creative Business Services/CBS Global is pleased to announce the sale of 8440 W Cleveland Avenue in West Allis, WI by Fan Zhang of Yun LLC to Kevin Nugent of West Allis.

    Famous Dave’s BBQ coming to Green Bay

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Commercial & Investment Real Estate

    Green Bay, Wisconsin, September 29, 2017 -- Creative Business Services / CBS-Global is happy to announce the sale of the 2581 Packerland Drive, which will now be the new home of Famous Dave’s - opening in Mid December.

    Renovation on 465 Marina Lane, Green Bay

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    The ownership of the Regatta Restaurant located at 465 Marina Lane in Green Bay has determined to begin renovation of this 12-year-old facility. This popular waterfront restaurant was built in 2004.

    New Owners for the Historic West Theatre

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Industrial Real Estate

    Green Bay, Wisconsin, October 11, 2018 -- Creative Business Services / CBS-Global is pleased to announce the sale of 405-409 West Walnut Street, Green Bay, Wisconsin.

    New Owner of Heartland Aviation, Inc.

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Eau Claire, Wisconsin, October 16, 2014 –- Creative Business Services / CBS Global is pleased to announce the sale of Heartland Aviation, Inc., the FBO and Charter operations to Hawthorne Aviation. The present management team of Jeff and Larry Husby will stay on, and will be joined by the seasoned Aviation professionals of Hawthorne Aviation. Hawthorne is located in Charleston, SC, and with this acquisition has grown its FBO base to include 6 FBO operations.

    129 N Madison Ave SB

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Commercial & Investment Real Estate

    Michael J Schwantes, President of CBS-Global/Creative Business Services announces the sale of the former Applebee’s property located at 129 N Madison Avenue in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin.

    New Owners for CC Willows in Valders

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Valders, Wisconsin, September 30, 2014 – Creative Business Services / CBS-Global, LLC is pleased to announce the sale of CC Willows Restaurant and Supper Club in Valders, Wisconsin. For many years, CC Willows was operated by “Moldy” & Char Moldenhauer. After Moldy’s untimely departure, it was best decided to sell the restaurant. CBS-Global was retained and the well-known restaurant sold on September 30th, 2014.

    121 S Washington Press Release

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    Michael Schwantes

    INDUSTRIES:

    Accommodation, Food & Beverage

    Green Bay, Wisconsin – February 17, 2010 - 121 South Washington Investments, LLC has purchased the former Foxxies lounge, also formerly known as Washington Street Pub. Troy Streckenbach, a member of the LLC, also owns the adjacent lounge, Stir-Ups. The business transfer was handled by Mike Schwantes of Creative Business Brokers, Inc.

    Congratulations Sarah Breitreiter!

    BUSINESS INTERMEDIARIES:

    INDUSTRIES:

    General Business

    Green Bay, WI. - CBS-Global congratulates Ms. Sarah Breitreiter on her milestone achievement, after completing the Business Certified Appraisers (BCA) designation through International Society of Business Appraisers (ISBA).

    New Member Ryan Pankratz Joins CBS

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    Green Bay, Wisconsin, June 21, 2017 – Creative Business Services / CBS-Global, LLC is pleased to announce that Ryan Pankratz has joined the firm as an Independent Business Intermediary.

    New Member Amber Schneider Joins CBS

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    Green Bay, Wisconsin, November 5, 2020 – Creative Business Services / CBS-Global, LLC is pleased to announce that Amber Schneider has joined the firm as a Client Services Manager.

    CBS Welcomes New Business Development Manager

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    Creative Business Services is pleased to welcome Michael R. Garsow as New Business Development Manager. CBS-Global, a full-service mergers & acquisitions and business brokerage firm with headquarters in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

    New Member Joins Creative Business Services

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    Mike Van

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    Green Bay, Wisconsin, May 29, 2014 – Creative Business Services, also known as CBSGlobal is pleased to announce that Michael VanDenLangenberg (Mike Van) has joined the firm as an Independent Business Intermediary specializing in the manufacturing industry. In his new role, Mike Van will direct his focus and efforts to help owners of privately held manufacturing companies.

    New Member Joins Creative Business Services

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    Michael Schwantes

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    Green Bay, Wisconsin, June 14, 2016 – Creative Business Services, also known as CBSGlobal is pleased to announce that Mary Lou VanDeusen has joined the firm as an Independent Business Intermediary specializing in the sale of main street businesses. In her new role, Mary Lou brings the experience of a self-employed professional who has owned and operated a number of businesses.

    CBS-Global Announces Satellite Office for Sheboygan County

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    Darren Harrington

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    Creative Business Services/CBS-Global, headquartered in Green Bay, WI, is pleased to announce the opening of a satellite office to serve the Sheboygan County market. The office is located at 615 S 8th Street, Suite 110 A, B & C, Sheboygan, WI 53081 and will be opening June 1, 2018.