Generational Equity Advises Bard Flowers in its Sale to Private Investor

By Generational Equity


Generational Equity, a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately held businesses, is pleased to announce the sale
of its client Bard Flowers, Inc. to a Private Investor. The transaction closed August 15, 2022. 

Located in Eagan, Minnesota, Bard Flowers, Inc. (BFI) makes and distributes floral products to convenience as well as drug stores in much of Minnesota and Northwestern Wisconsin.
The Company delivers fresh high-quality flowers, including single roses; three, six, and twelve rose bouquets; four sizes of mixed bouquets; plush single roses; and preserved, and artificial roses. 

BFI’s products are conveniently found and enjoyed for many occasions such as birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, and holidays, as well as “thank you”, “get well”, sympathy, and other purposes. BFI is well known in its region
and has an excellent reputation for convenience and customer satisfaction on high quality flowers and complementary products.

Generational Equity Executive Managing Director of M&A – Central Region, Michael Goss, Senior M&A Advisor, Steve Dinehart, with the support of Vice President, M&A, Lance Thomasson successfully closed the deal.  Senior Managing Director, Joe Van Voorhis established the original relationship with BFI.

“We were able to transition the Company from one local family to another ensuring the continuity of Bard Flowers to the benefit of all stakeholders,” said Dinehart. 

About Generational

Headquartered in Dallas, Generational is one of the leading M&A advisory firms in North America.

With more than 350 professionals located throughout 17 offices in North America, the companies help business owners release the wealth of their business by providing growth consulting, merger, acquisition, and wealth management services. Their six-step approach features strategic and tactical growth consulting, exit planning education, business valuation, value enhancement strategies, M&A transactional services, and wealth management.

The M&A Advisor named the company Investment Banking Firm of the Year three years in a row, Valuation Firm of the Year in 2020, and North American Investment Bank of the Year in 2022 as well as Consulting Firm of the Year. For more information, visit