After working as a website broker for the previous 3 years and closing 75 deals worth $4M, Ryan launched acquisitionstation.com in the summer of 2014 to offer clients a more personalized and dedicated experience. 3 months later the company’s first 2 deals were closed successfully and things were on their way!
In 2015 Aykut joined the team, helping the company grow to a new record of $2M in actual deal value over 20 transactions, including our first 7 figure deal.
Our company grew even further in 2016 with the addition of team members Bastien and Veadra, who have helped increase deal flow across all budgets. Our total deal value exceeded $2M and active buyer list grew to over 1,500.
In 2017 we rebranded and created a new listing system that helped increase deal flow and efficiency for buyers. We also increased focused on emerging French speaking markets and have goals to continue our year on year deal value growth.
AcquisitionStation.com is a certified business intermediary (CBI) website broker and exit advisory firm based in San Diego, California specializing in selling all types of cash-flowing web-based assets including, but not limited to:
SaaS and software products
Social media accounts
Directories, and others.
We strive to treat both buyers and sellers with respect and care, so that each transaction is safe, comfortable, and more importantly, profitable for both parties. We offer reasonable rates for sellers and can garner competitive offers for profitable web-based businesses from our buyer network and established marketing channels.
We have access to buyers with budgets from $10k-$50M with interests in practically every business type and industry vertical.
We also offer valuation and consultation services in internet marketing, internet business optimization, etc., having helped clients increase the traffic, income, and value of their online properties.
Ryan graduated from the University of Colorado – Boulder with a Bachelor’s degree in International Affairs and Business in 2009. During this time he worked as an intern for the US Embassy in Bern, Switzerland in the immigrant visas department.
Since graduating he has built, bought, and sold several websites and has successfully closed on $10M+ worth of web-based businesses over 150 transactions as an exit consultant in the online space.
In May, 2015 he became a certified business intermediary (CBI) from ibba.org. More information on this and how it benefits clients can be found here.
He is semi-fluent in French, and conversationally proficient in German and Russian. He has had industry content published in Feedfront Magazine, killerstartups.com, incomediary.com, noobpreneur.com, and others.
He enjoys spending time with his family (wife, son aged 10, daughter aged 7), playing basketball, eating (pretty much anything), traveling, and learning about business and life, not taking a day for granted.
Aykut is an entrepreneur and consultant best known as Founder of Worth Of Web Academy. He graduated from Middle East Technical University with a degree in Chemical Engineering in 2005 during which time he also participated in 2 chemical engineering internships. Instead of pursuing a career in the field, he decided in 2007 to start his own software company, PB Bilisim, which develops websites, mobile applications, and games.
He founded Worth Of Web Academy in 2011. Its website value calculator, which he coded alone, has evaluated 10 million websites to date and helped thousands of webmasters to develop their websites into money-making online businesses. He is the founder of numerous online projects and he had interviews on famous websites like Business.com, Media Shower, Advisor TV and Entrepreneurs Mingle. He also wrote a book in Turkish about marketing and entrepreneurship in 2014.
He is fluent in English and Turkish, intermediate in French, and beginner in Russian and German. He is married and likes to spend his free time with cycling, traveling, basketball, football, movies and playing Civilization.