AMD Business Brokers operates as a business intermediary, acting as agents for buyers and sellers of businesses in the Rochester, Buffalo, Syracuse and surrounding counties. The owners Stephen DiPaolo, Lou Bellanca, and Stuart Levy have more than 63 years combined years of successful business operational and brokerage experience. Along with a knowledgeable and experienced sales staff, AMD Business Brokers possesses superior skills in Acquisitions, Mergers and Divestitures. Please contact one of the brokers below for more information on how we can service your needs!
Stephen DiPaolo was the owner of Aries Precision Products in Rochester NY for 22 years, before joining AMD Business Brokers in 2010. In 2015 Stephen became a Managing Partner at AMD Business Brokers. Stephen has over 5 years in Business Brokering and Real Estate Sales experience. Stephen has successfully arranged the sale of over 70 businesses at AMD Business Brokers the last 5 years. He has extensive knowledge in all business related matters including financial, legal, lending, and sales.
Lou Bellanca has been with AMD Business Brokers since 2009, bringing over 20 years of business ownership and management experience. In 2015, Lou became a Managing Partner at AMD Business Brokers. Lou is a graduate of SUNY Brockport with a degree in Business Management and has owned and operated several successful restaurants and fast food franchises. Since joining AMD Business Brokers in 2009, Lou has brokered over 70 successful business transactions.
Stuart Levy brings over 25 years of experience in the Hospitality industry. He has owned, operated and consulted on many successful operations. Stuart is a graduate of Monroe Community College with a degree in Restaurant Management. He has strong negotiating skills and is very committed to both Buyers and Sellers through the process of business transactions. Stuart became a Managing Partner at AMD Business Brokers in 2015.
Jim Bingham brings nearly 25 years of executive food service experience to AMD Business Brokers. Jim has a Bachelor’s Degree in Food Management from the Rochester Institute of Technology. Jim is a talented and experienced restaurant Hospitality Management Professional with a strong creative flair and the ability to direct successful business operations; where he ran every aspect of the business, focusing on business analysis, asset management, and strategic market positioning. His background includes work with both small entrepreneurial establishments and large corporate environments.
Paul Seeger brings a wide range of business knowledge and experience to AMD Business Brokers. He has owned businesses, managed businesses for others, and sold real estate. He has been a commercial real estate broker since 2000, a financial advisor/stock broker, and most recently was a commercial property manager for Mark IV Enterprises. As a Business Broker at AMD, Paul will also work on commercial real estate brokerage, mostly dealing with focusing on investment properties and retail spaces for clients.
Michelle Lane comes to AMD with over 25 years experience in both hospitality and sales. Her strong customer service, managerial skills, attention to detail, and her commitment to clients, makes her an ideal choice for your buying and selling needs.
Samantha Walker is very ambitious and motivated. She began her career as a Massage Therapist before discovering this was not the right direction. She began working at Royal Car Wash where she was immediately promoted to a management position. In that position she gained excellent sales and customer service skills. Samantha joined the AMD team in mid 2017 as a business broker. She is currently enrolled in getting her real estate license to broaden her horizon as a business broker and licensed real estate agent.