Pino Bacinello recognized with prestigious Chairman’s Circle Award from the IBBA

June 14, 2017 – VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – Pino Bacinello of Pacific M&A and Business Brokers Ltd. is the recipient of the “Chairman’s Circle Award” given out by the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA) during its annual conference on May 6, 2017. The Chairman’s Circle Award recognizes those who closed one or more business deals amounting to $3 million and above in total purchase price during the 2016 calendar year.

“Pino is the president and CEO of Pacific M&A and Business Brokers, a Vancouver BC based boutique M&A and business brokerage firm servicing British Columbia and beyond and a great contributor to the education and betterment of our industry,” said Lou Vescio, IBBA Board Chair. “As the only international association for business brokers, it’s important for the IBBA to recognize individuals like Pino who are worldwide leaders in this industry and who display the high standards of skill and excellence that the IBBA promotes.”

The IBBA is the world’s premier organization operating exclusively for professionals and firms engaged in business brokerage and mergers and acquisitions. The Member Excellence Awards Gala that the IBBA puts on during their annual conference gives winners the recognition they deserve for their achievements, while also giving their IBBA colleagues the opportunity to engage with them and learn from their experience.

Winner’s Bio and Company Information

Pino Bacinello is the president and founder of Pacific M&A and Business Brokers Ltd. He is a Certified Business Intermediary, Mergers and Acquisitions Masters Intermediary, Certified Machinery & Equipment Appraiser, and a Certified Senior Business Analyst.

In addition, Pino is a member of the International Business Brokers Association, where he continues to serve in the capacity of director and past Chair. He has served in several capacities including – Chair of the International Committee, President and founder of the Canadian Chapter, Treasurer, Chairman of the Board, and is a recipient of several prestigious awards; while also actively contributing and serving in a number of non-profit organizations.

Having owned several businesses both in Canada and South Africa over the past 40 years, he has garnered much knowledge and expertise in buying, selling, developing, and restructuring of privately held businesses. Pino’s vast knowledge of divestitures, acquisitions, mergers and succession has earned him the reputation he currently enjoys as an authority on the subject and a mentor to other professional business brokers and intermediaries in both Canada, US, and abroad.

Pacific M&A and Business Brokers is a team of experienced, certified intermediaries who represent businesses of all sizes and types. They bring buyers and sellers together in a confidential environment and manage negotiations until a deal is agreed on and closing legalities are finalized, while keeping clients’ interests in the forefront whether representing them as a buyer or a seller.

Every one of Pacific’s brokers and advisors are fully trained and certified professionals who bring the highest level of knowledge, experience, confidentiality, marketing expertise, understanding of businesses, negotiating skills, industry market specialization, law, financing, and accounting.

Pacific M&A and Business Brokers is located in 550-1090 W. Pender Street, Vancouver BC.

About the International Business Brokers Association

The IBBA provides business brokers with education, conferences, professional designations and networking opportunities. As an exclusive education opportunity, it offers coursework and seminars required to obtain its prestigious Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) certification.

The IBBA also strives to create professional relationships with successful business transaction advisors to increase the value of the IBBA to its members and to be a leader in the exchange of business referrals. Membership in the IBBA includes these excellent networking opportunities, as well as a complete package of other benefits and services. Formed in 1983, the IBBA has members around the world. For more information about the IBBA, visit the website at

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Cole Buergi
Leonard & Finco Public Relations, Inc.
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