As a Senior Business Broker, Chris has consistently been recognized as a top producer throughout his career and understands the key to his success is helping others achieve their goals. He credits his distinguished business achievements to his visionary approach and strong customer focus. Chris has purchased, sold and built start up companies over the past 25 years and has represented himself and retained the assistance of a brokerage firm to transition these businesses. He understands firsthand the monetary, time and personal benefits a business intermediary brings to a transaction.
Chris's family in Western Kansas owned and operated a small business over four generations. A committed, lifetime entrepreneur, Chris's foresight and confidence led him to pursue several business endeavors from an early age. Chris opened his first Subway franchise in 1987 at the age of 26 and 10 years later sold his ten Subway locations to pursue a commercial real estate career. Chris has also owned construction, retail and fitness businesses in the Kansas City area.
Through its network of brokers at Murphy Business & Financial Corporation, Chris provides sound, confidential representation of sellers and buyers, connecting parties with capital, and consulting on strategic efforts. Chris holds a real estate license and has represented numerous commercial real estate ownership groups.
Family is Chris's priority who also acts as his support and understands his commitment to his profession. He learned his core business values through his family tree and he continues the mentoring process, teaching by example. Chris gives back to the community by various activities, charities and programs through his affiliation with COR.