Our team includes former key decision-makers of multi-site organizations with years of experience in acquiring, operating, and transitioning successful early education companies. We understand how companies successfully expand and how to integrate cultures to preserve business value. Additionally, we utilize the most current metrics to accurately value businesses and properties.


We possess the expertise, integrity and creativity to help clients make informed business and real estate decisions. Whether representing buyers or sellers, tenants or landlords, we have managed many transactions like yours and we understand the nuances of selling independently operated businesses. Complimentary business valuations are available for prospective sellers.


We provide unmatched experience and guidance for your real estate needs in the education industry, whether you own or lease your property. For both owner-occupied and net-leased school investment properties, we facilitate the complexities of education-oriented transactions nationwide and, when necessary, work in cooperation with other real estate professionals to expand the range of opportunities.

Early Education Business Advisors

Why Choose SSGA

  • Team of experienced child care operators, financial experts, and brokers
    with over 50 years combined industry experience
  • Network of nationwide buyers developed from years of building relationships
    and managing successful closings
  • Creativity, flexibility and integrity that creates results
  • Knowledge of every major market in the country
  • Success with a wide variety of closed transactions
  • Special care given to confidential marketing

Begin with a free business valuation for prospective sellers »

Founders Kathy Ligon and Shawn Riley

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