Garth Tebay, of Value Defined, Accepts NACVA Circle of Light Award. This photo shows the award and plaque.PERRYSBURG, OH., September 28, 2018 – Garth Tebay, Founder and Managing Partner of Value Defined, LLC, is the 2018 recipient of the Circle of Light Award. The award is given to just one person each year by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA).

NACVA was founded in 1991 and supports the users of business and intangible asset valuation services and financial litigation services by training and certifying financial professionals in these disciplines.

The Circle of Light Award is the highest distinction NACVA has for instructors who provide education to those seeking to earn their CVA certification.

The award started passing around in 1997, making Tebay the 21st recipient. In 2019 he’ll pass it on to his successor.

“Receiving the Circle of Light Award is the greatest honor a valuation analyst can receive,” Tebay said. “This award recognizes the highest level of expertise and knowledge in the valuation field both as a practitioner and an instructor. To have an impact deserving of this award is an absolute privilege.”
Tebay is a practicing Certified Public Accountant, Certified Valuation Analyst, Master Analyst in Financial Forensics, and Certified Merger and Acquisition Advisor with over 46 years of experience.

He has been an instructor for NACVA since 2001 and has authored numerous webinars and curriculum for NACVA and others. Tebay has been a speaker at the National Valuation Conference for numerous years and has spoken frequently for valuation associations and valuation research organizations.

Tebay has served on numerous boards and committees for NACVA and is currently a member of the training development team. Tebay has been qualified by the courts as a valuation expert and testified in numerous Federal, State, and County courts as an expert on business valuation and economic damages.

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About Value Defined, LLC.
Value Defined, LLC was founded in 1980 and performs both regional and national business valuations, fairness opinions, litigation support and cost segregation services for clients. The firm has proven invaluable to hundreds of investors and owners. With a highly qualified staff and many years of experience, Value Defined, LLC will provide you with the services you need to create value. Value Defined, LLC is headquartered in Sylvania, Ohio.