Henry Weaks, CBI, CBB, is a seasoned business executive with many years of top management and board level positions. He served many years as Owner/CEO of Weaks Supply Company, Monroe, LA—a large wholesale distributor of plumbing, industrial and electrical supplies with over 150 employees, operating at eight locations in three states throughout the Mid-South. Henry successfully sold this company to a large multi-national corporation in 1989.
In 1994, Henry established Weaks & Associates, in Los Angeles, CA. This venture became a multi-faceted, broad-based business, involved in managing personally owned real estate, raising capital for emerging companies, developing properties, and offering management consulting services to companies in industries as diverse as entertainment, e-commerce, real estate, industrial equipment, and insurance. Weaks & Associates was affiliated with the renowned innovative consulting firm, Resource Associates Corporation, of Mohnton, PA.
Henry is a graduate of the Culver Military Academy, Culver, IN and received a B.S. degree in Industrial Management from Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA. His current activities include membership in the Rotary Club of Los Angeles. He is an alumni member of the Young Presidents Organization and a past President of the Rotary Club of Monroe, LA. Additionally, he served many years on the Board of Directors of Central Bank, Monroe, LA, LCR-M Corporation, Baton Rouge, LA, as well as the Board of Trustees of The Culver Educational Foundation, Culver, IN.
Henry joined the business brokerage industry in Southern California in 2002, and has successfully closed on the sale of businesses in virtual every industry. He is an active member of the California Association of Business Brokers (CABB), Southern California Business Brokers Network (SCBBN), the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA), and the M&A Source. He is one of a select few nationally to be awarded by IBBA the designation of Certified Business Intermediary (CBI), reflecting professionalism and dedication to the business brokerage industry. Additionally he has earned from CABB the designation of Certified Business Broker (CBB).