Search Fund Coalition

Search Fund Coalition

Entrepeneurship Through Acquisition For EveryoneThe Search Fund Coalition creates community for the Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition Ecosystem. We educate and unite Entrepreneurs focused on acquiring Lower Middle Market & Main Street Businesses and the community that supports them.


We host monthly panel and networking events to share first hand knowledge and experiences to searchers of all types. Our Community includes Funded, Self Funded, Main Street & Micro Acquisition Entrepreneurs as well as Capital & Service Providers.

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Introducing SFC Mastermind

Join Our Community Of Like-Minded Individuals To Achieve Your Entrepreneurial Deams.

Take Accountability for your ETA Journey with a dedicated facilitated group.
Twice a Month. Same people. Same Time. New You.

Do Any Of The Following Describe You?

  • Need accountability and organization in your weekly search activities.

  • Feeling lonely in your search and enjoy working with others to achieve goals.

  • Deciding if Search is right for you and what model suits your needs.

  • Newly acquired owner/operator looking for a cohort of operators to lean on and learn from / with.

How Our Mastermind Groups Will Work:

  • Cohort groups split based on stage of Search/Operations.

  • 1 Hour 1:1 Coaching Per Month (more hours available).

  • Direct access to our network of industry experts. Supercharging your deal team.

  • Bi-weekly calls for 90 minutes with your cohort group. We will troubleshoot your Search / Business.

  • 24/7 communication channels with your facilitators and cohort members. Have people to rely on to get your pressing questions answered.

Our Commitment Requirements:

  • You must commit your time and effort during mastermind sessions.

  • There is an application process to confirm interest and fit.

  • We will give undivided attention and facilitate additional educational opportunities outside of sessions.

There is a financial commitment for both Searcher & Operators. We feel this validates the commitment and investment for all parties.

Membership Commitment:

With the help of our sponsors, we are able to offer discount pricing!

  • Searchers: $249 / Month

  • Operators: $999 / Month

Searchers & SMB Operators Expert Group Facilitators

Shannon Jones
Ex-Founding Partner, Halstatt Legacy
10 years investing in self-funded, and sole-sponsored search
Active Searcher and CEO Coach, and Board Member
Decades of SMB Leadership Experience

Andrew Hoffman
Founder, Search Fund Coalition
18+ Years Sales / Marketing Experience
Active Searcher and Industry Advisor
Hyper Connector & Partner

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