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Tim McDaniel, CPA/ABV, ASA, CBA

Director of Business Valuations

Services: Business Valuation
Location: Columbus (Dublin)
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Tim joined the Rea team in 1999. Born in Wooster, Ohio, he now lives in Westerville, Ohio with his wife, April, and their three children; Drew, Ellie and Charlie.

Before Rea

Tim is a proud graduate of Bowling Green State University. His past experience includes:

  • Regional CPA firm (8 years)
  • Battelle Memorial Institute (6 years)
  • National CPA firm (3 years)

At Rea

Tim specializes in business valuation and succession planning. He is a recognized leader in the business valuation field -- having been involved in more than 2,000 valuation engagements and numerous merger & acquisition transactions. He also consults with family businesses on integrating the family and business issues surrounding succession planning.

Tim prides himself in using plain English to teach the business owner what the value is of their most prized asset. In 2013, he released his first book, Know and Grow the Value of Your Business: An Owner's Guide to Retiring Rich. Tim has been a featured speaker on valuation topics throughout the United States.

Tim has obtained the top three professional valuation designations (ASA, CBA, ABV). His Curriculum Vitae can be downloaded below.

Tim is a team member at the Dublin, Ohio office.

Besides Rea

Tim is very active in his community. His involvement includes:

  • Life Point Church
  • Conway Family Business Center
  • Ohio Northern (Master Degree advisory board)
  • International Friendships Inc. (board member)


Contact McDaniel, Tim McDaniel
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Tim McDaniel
5775 Perimeter Drive Suite 200
Dublin, OH 43017
P. 614.889.8725
F. 614.889.0159

Inside the Mind Of... 

What's the best advice you've ever received?
Pursue your passion.

Why do you do what you do?
I enjoy assisting business owners with knowing and growing their most prized asset. There is a great amount of fulfillment in assisting them in achieving their goals.

What do your clients get when they work with you that they may not get from other consultants?
The ability to listen to the client and discern the best solution to meet their needs. Too many consultants have preconceived solutions.

Just For Fun...

Describe yourself in one word.

How do you unwind?
Road or mountain biking.

What is your favorite movie of all time?
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.

If you could go anywhere in the world, where would it be?

What is the one thing about you that others might find surprising?
I read or listen to about 25 to 30 non-fiction books each year, on a wide variety of subjects.

What is the best book you've ever read?
"One Way Love"  by Tullian Tchividjian

What did you want to be when you grew up?
The left fielder for the Boston Red Sox.

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