Founder

William O. Inman, III

For nearly fifty years, Bill Inman has served as a trusted advisor to the owners, and management of family businesses, and both public and private companies.

He has successfully completed various projects for hundreds of companies including start-ups, early-stage, and mature enterprises.

Bill has successfully closed buy and sale side transactions in excess of $3 Billion. In addition to the sale of private companies, he has also served public companies, private equity firms, and family offices as buyers and has consulted for an agency of the U.S. Government. 

The Founder/CEO of two investment banking M&A (merger and acquisition) advisory 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-seven-year 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 the outdoors and activities with his children and grandchildren.

James G. Inman

Managing Director

Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

James has ten years of experience with The Inman Company, where he has served in a number of client companies. He also manages Inman Company’s commercial real estate sales with a specialty in corporate sales and 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

Consultants

At The Inman Company, we often engage former C-level executives to bring industry-specific expertise to a project. These include, for example, a former De Novo 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 embracing our core values of integrity and maturity.

“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 far and away 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 husbands unexpected passing. It was comforting
to know I could trust you.
Ina Richter
Corbel and Company