William Griswold

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Business Broker for the Richmond and surrounding areas.


First Choice Business Brokers



Established in 1994, First Choice Business Brokers quickly grew to become one of the largest Business Sales Organizations in the U.S listing over $4 Billion in businesses for sale – thus giving Buyers and Sellers an extensive network of Business Brokers across the U.S. to assist in Buying or Selling a Business.

Our Business Broker Professionals come from diverse backgrounds such as former business owners, accountants, banking, real estate and executive search.
All First Choice Business Brokers have graduated from First Choice University (FCU) and attend continuing education creating the most highly trained Business Sales Associates in the industry. Our Business Sales Experts are trained on business evaluation, business sales, business marketing and buy/sell negotiations to satisfy both buyers and sellers alike. Our exclusive businesses for sale listings are available only through First Choice Business Sales Professionals.

Business Sales is unique and should never be compared to selling or buying a home. You deserve a Business Sales Professional when selling your business – you deserve a First Choice Business Broker who specializes specifically in business sales. First Choice is large enough to offer Buyers the greatest selection of businesses available nationwide, yet in local markets to offer Sellers individual attention.

Services Offered

BUSINESS SALES - Confidential Listing Services for Business Owners who wish to sell.

BUSINESS VALUATION - Expert Valuation Services are offered at all First Choice Offices.

BUYER REPRESENTATION - Our Sales Professionals guide business Buyers through the business purchasing process.

BUSINESS SEARCH - Finding the right business for your interests, income requirements and location.


After growing up in a military family and finally settling in the Hampton Roads area, William (Bill) Griswold started his career in retail sales. That new beginning led to him purchasing his first business while in college. Through time, dedication and Bill’s leadership, his company developed into one of the largest stainless-steel manufacturing companies on the east coast.

After selling it and moving to the Richmond area and marrying his wife Patricia. Bill then started working with a handful of Fortune 500 companies; Motorola, Security Link and ADT in their commercial sales departments.

Having these experiences sparked several successful business ventures for Bill, including graphic design, insurance brokerage and tax preparation businesses-- some they still run today. Through having experiences in multiple facets of business, Bill has developed a keen understanding of the opportunities and challenges that come with buying and selling companies. Through first-hand, seasoned comprehension of the business world, Bill knows how important it is to have the knowledge, professionalism and confidentiality that First Choice Business Brokers brings to the table.

Areas Served

  • Chesterfield County, VA
  • Richmond City County, VA
  • Henrico County, VA
  • Colonial Heights City County, VA
  • Hopewell City County, VA
  • Petersburg City County, VA
  • Fredericksburg City County, VA
  • Rappahannock County, VA
  • Suffolk City County, VA
  • Charles City County, VA


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