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Ben T. Nicholson
President | Fortis Business Advisors
Ben Nicholson is the President of Fortis Business Advisors, a marketing, operations and management consulting firm providing analysis, advisory, and inventory disposition services to financial institutions and their borrowers, retailers, and professional service and turnaround firms. As a principal of Fortis, Nicholson serves as a senior advisor to clients and partners with positions in under-performing inventory-driven assets due to concept divestiture, foreclosure, bankruptcy or repossession.

With a focus on small-scale enterprise and unique distress scenarios, he has represented retail and consumer products clients in promotional and inventory clearance marketing, merchandising and planning for inventory management, and strategic analytics for business operations. He also represents firms in transition of ownership for ongoing business concerns.

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Posts by this Author:

Ben T. Nicholson, President of Fortis Business Advisors, on how managed inventory turnover benefits retailers and their lenders. Read Full Article

January 25, 2018 @ 07:00 AM

Ben Nicholson, of Fortis Business Advisors, writes on the short- and long-term effects that are missing in the current discussion on retail bankruptcies. Read Full Article

July 10, 2017 @ 07:00 AM

Retail businesses that are set-up as temporary, but highly cost-effective operations -- “Pop-Up” Retail stores-- create a unique environment to effectively engage customers. Read Full Article

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October 04, 2016 @ 07:00 AM