Darrin M. Davenport

Darrin Davenport was first licensed in 1997 and began his career in residential and commercial real estate before migrating into the M&A and business brokering world.  Darrin has founded and operated multiple California companies and as a business owner has learned first hand the thrill of starting a new business, acquiring businesses as part of a strategic growth initiative and the challenges a business owner faces when selling a business.


Darrin's current portfolio of experience includes manufacturing, distribution, subscription based service companies as well as a wide variety of main street businesses including law firms, accounting practices, tax practices, clinical practices (including optometry and chiropractor practices), automotive service, automotive retail, beauty salons, beauty supply retailers and many more business types.


Darrin graduated with honors from St. Mary's College of California with a BA in Management / Law Studies and has 25 years of government and corporate experience in the nuclear power and petrochemical industry.  Darrin lives in California and is the proud father of 4 children.

Venture Capital Fund Raising

If your company needs assistance in raising venture capital or angel capital funds, we can help!                 

Mergers & Acquisitions

If your company is planning a merger or acquisition and you need assistance with the process, we can help!

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Darrin M. Davenport

Certified Business Broker

Broker of Record & Owner

CA BRE 01224602


If you already have a buyer for the business you are seeking to sell and only need assistance with the sale process or some other aspect of closing, we can help!

Main Street Business Sales

Selling or buying a business is not easy. With Common Ground Business Brokers, you will get the cost effective step-by-step help you need to reach your objectives.

We strive to help business owners develop a solid foundation and business strategy so they can be successful whether they are seeking an acquisition, merger, venture capital funding or merely need a consultant to bounce ideas off of to help in their decision making process. Find out how we can help you and your business today!

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