William O. Inman, III

For over forty years, Bill Inman has served as a trusted financial advisor to family businesses, and privately held companies.

He has advised hundreds of private companies and family businesses across the U.S. and has successfully closed transactions for buyers and sellers ranging from $5-$700. He has also assisted public companies, private equity firms, and family offices and has consulted for an agency of the U.S. Government. 

The Founder/CEO of two investment banking firms and a former partner in a national investment bank, Bill has served on numerous corporate and non-profit boards. He has presented to industry, civic, academic, and executive groups and featured in various publications including The Atlanta Business Chronicle, The Jacksonville Business Journal, and The Florida Times-Union.

Active in professional and civic organizations, Bill is a forty-year-old member of Rotary International, where he has served in numerous leadership positions and is a Paul Harris Fellow. He is also a former member and Speaker for Vistage (formerly The Executive Committee), an international organization of CEOs. He has served as in leadership positions with the Boy Scouts of America, the Youth Crisis Center, United Way, Ducks Unlimited, the United Methodist Church, The Bolles School, and Jacksonville University. 

Bill attended the Georgia Institute of Technology and received a B.B.A. in accounting from Georgia State University. He is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive). 

In his spare time Bill enjoys boating, other outdoor activities and time with his family.

James G. Inman

Managing Director
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

James has ten years of experience with The Inman Company, where he has served various client companies. He manages the Inman Company’s commercial real estate projects with a specialty in sale/leaseback transactions.

James attended The Bolles School, received a BA from the University of Mississippi, and an MBA from the University of North Florida.

In addition to his work at The Inman Company, he also serves as a Real Estate Acquisition Manager for Pet Paradise, a rapidly growing comprehensive pet care provider.

Dawne F. McCain

Project Manager

Dawne has forty years’ experience in business development, research, and client relations. At The Inman Company she serves as a project manager where she coordinates research, communications with the firm, its clients, and other parties.

She spent twenty years with Delta Airlines where she served in management, sales, and marketing


At The Inman Company, we often engage C-level executives to bring industry-specific expertise to a project. These include, for example, a licensed broker-dealer, Bank CEO, a Managing Partner of a major U.S. Law Firm, a Mayo Clinic Physician, and a partner in a prominent CPA firm, to name a few.

We carefully select these professionals based on specific industry knowledge, experience, and expertise. We chose consultants based upon their reputation for financial success and stability, commitment to excellence, and for embracing our core values of pursuit of excellence.

“Many thanks for your role in our recent acquisitions. You added significant value on our behalf and facilitated the transactions”
Jeff Spence
Chairman, Main Ocean Port Services, former CEO, ICS Logistics
“I know we would not have gotten the price we did without your expertise.”
John Britton
Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company of Erie, PA
Thank you for finding the right private equity group for the initial sale of our Company. Our business has since been sold several times and you are by far the best intermediary we have worked with!
Kent Stermon
CEO Total Military Management
Thank you for your help with the acquisition. You are a class act!”
Jay Hennick
CEO FirstService Corporation
“Thank you for your years of counsel in leading my family to a successful conclusion of a difficult family dispute
Lee Beaman
Beaman Bottling Company
Beaman Automotive Group

We never could have completed the sale without you
David Miller, Founder, Climatized Self-Storage, Former COO, JC Penny, Director Barnett Banks

Thank you for all you did for me in the sale of our business after my husband’s unexpected passing. It was comforting
to know I could trust you.”
Ina Richter
Corbel and Company