The History of FBX

The history of FBX...


Florida Business Exchange (FBX) has been serving buyers and sellers in the state of Florida since 1990. Founded by the current Broker/Owner, Bert Risdon, the company was one of the few business brokers in the state and established its first office in the Orlando, Florida area. In the early 2000’s, FBX began to expand and opened offices in Tampa Bay and Jacksonville. In 2016, FBX established a corporate headquarters in Port Orange, Florida and began to actively recruit new associates for the various offices around the state. As of today, FBX is one of the largest non-franchised business brokerage firms in Florida and has sold over 1200 businesses worth millions of dollars.


About the Founder...


Bert Risdon is the Founder, Broker and President of FBX. Bert has been in the industry since 1966 and he has successfully completed several hundred transactions himself. Originally from Michigan, Bert moved to Florida in 1990 where he established FBX. Bert is also one of the founding members of the Business Brokers of Florida (BBF); which, is the largest business broker co-brokering organization in the country. As a result of Bert’s experience, he is regarded as one of the most experienced business brokers in Florida and is often consulted by other brokers on complex or difficult deals.