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Chris Kern

Mr. Kern has over 25 years as a technology investment banker, entrepreneur, senior executive, investor and advisor to a wide range of public and private companies covering the telecommunications, software, SaaS, FinTech and blockchain industries. Since January 2012, Mr. Kern has been the managing partner of Windstream Partners, a diversified private holding company focused on high tech investments in both private and public companies. During the years of 1995 – 2000, Mr. Kern was the executive Vice President and CFO of a leading internet network service provider to small businesses and enterprise clients, Lightning Internet Services, which he grew from the startup phase to becoming a Deloitte and Touche Fast 50 Fastest Growing Companies two years in a row in 1998 and 1999. During 1993 – 1995 and from April 2000 through August 2011, Mr. Kern was a technology investment banker and financial consultant that worked with several hedge funds, investment banks and boutique M&A firms, including Fisher Francis Trees & Watts, Lehman Brothers, Maximum Ventures, Gunn Allen Financial and New Century Capital Partners during which he completed over $650 million in financing and M&A engagements.

 During January 2015 through July 2018, Mr. Kern was the founding Vice President and a board member of the Arizona Business Council, a not-for-profit organization focused on developing resources, education and connectivity for small businesses to foster job creation, new business development opportunities and growth for its membership and the greater Arizona business community.  Mr. Kern also currently serves on the board and is an investor in Boon Networks, a private telecommunications consulting firm serving small business to enterprise sized clients. Since January 2018, Mr. Kern has worked with Website Closers as an M&A advisor to technology companies primarily in the eCommerce, SaaS, Internet Media, and Digital Marketing industries. Since 2015, he has also been an investor and advisor to a wide range of FinTech and Blockchain companies including Latium, RadJav, FogChain and ClickIPO to name a few.

 Mr. Kern Graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 1991 with a B.S.B.A. having dual majors in Finance and Management Information Systems.

Chris's Available Listings

B2B Marketing Agency for Children’s Activity Centers – Lead Generation, Performance Marketing & Lead Management for Gymnastics, Swimming, Martial Arts & Many More Centers
Website Closers® presents a leader in its market – Lead Generation and Performance Marketing for Children’s Activity Centers, including those...
Asking Price: $ 950,000
Cash Flow: $ 245,601
30 Year Established, Full Service Marketing Firm – Over 110 Clients – 75% of Revenue Generates from 10+ Year Client Relationships – Agency has won over 500 Creative Awards
Website Closers presents a full-service marketing agency that has built up a strong client base that eagerly retains them for...
Asking Price: $ 3,800,000
Cash Flow: $ 832,155
14 Year eCommerce Jewelry Brand – Amazon FBA as a Primary Sales Channel – Multiple Collections with over 300 SKUs
Website Closers® presents a unique opportunity to acquire a strong footing in the enormously profitable jewelry industry by taking ownership...
Asking Price: $ 10,100,000
Cash Flow: $ 2,351,995
Solar Energy Products & Installation Packages for Residential Use – $40,000 AOV with Financing Options in place – Branded Website Generates all Leads
Website Closers® presents a business focused on an increasingly popular industry, renewable energy sources through Solar Panels and additional residential...
Asking Price: $ 1,000,000
Cash Flow: $ 251,889
Honeybee Lip Balm & Skincare DTC eCommerce Brand – 22% Month-over-Month Growth – Strong Social Media Following on TikTok & Instagram
Website Closers® presents a DTC eCommerce Brand that is operating successfully in one of our most profitable industries, the Beauty/Personal...
Asking Price: $ 1,000,000
Cash Flow: $ 251,840
23 Year eCommerce Brand specializing in Chess Products, Information and Software - 61% YOY Growth - Multi-Channel Sales
Website Closers® presents a 23 Year, SBA eligible, well-established, and thriving leader in the Chess Products Vertical. With more than...
Asking Price: $ 1,400,000
Cash Flow: $ 361,825
eCommerce Brand in the Vibrational Tools & Training Sector – 27% Repeat Order Rate – $209 Average Order Value – 22 Years in Business
Website Closers® presents an eCommerce Brand in a highly unique industry - Vibrational Tools and Training Incorporating Science, Sound and...
Asking Price: $ 1,500,000
Cash Flow: $ 379,780
High Margin Internet Business that Sells Residential Land. $100,000+ of Inventory Included
Website Closers® presents a dynamic Internet Business that has developed a unique system for selling Residential Land. The company has...
Asking Price: $ 712,000
Cash Flow: $ 197,898
DTC Female Products eCommerce Brand with a Loyal Customer Base – 42.42% Repeat Order Rate – Strong Social Media Following – 51 SKUs – $55 AOV
Website Closers® presents a budding eCommerce business that has found its niche within the Holistic Feminine Care and Hygiene fields....
Asking Price: $ 1,200,000
Cash Flow: $ 265,079
SBA Pre-Approved Online eLearning Program – Focused on Coaching & Professional Development – 200 Active Clients – $6,000 Average Contract Value – 25% Repeat Order Rate
Website Closers® presents an Online eLearning Company with Online Learning Programs designed to help coaches start their businesses and scale....
Asking Price: $ 6,650,000
Cash Flow: $ 1,806,216
Inc5000 Online Quiz Platform with Emmy Award Winning Writers – Premium Subscriptions – 1 Billion Annual Pageviews – 60% Returning User Rate – Automated Ad Buying Tech – Custom CMS that Ensures Traffic Scale & ROI
Website Closers® presents a unique publishing house that has entertained millions with their online quizzes, leading to a high level...
Asking Price: $ 13,700,000
Cash Flow: $ 2,507,056
DTC eCommerce Brand – Tshirts & Accessories – Cause Marketing Drives Sales – Helping Dogs in Need – Strong YOY Growth – Focused on Facebook Marketing
Website Closers® presents a thriving eCommerce Brand in the Dog & Puppy Apparel Market. The objective of the company and...
Asking Price: $ 775,000
Cash Flow: $ 234,202

Chris's Closed Deals

SBA Approved – Marketing Agency & Lead Generator for Children’s Activity Centers – Monthly, Sticky Recurring Revenue – $9,960+ LTV – 70% of Leads are Converted from Demos
Website Closers® presents an opportunity to acquire an industry leading Digital Agency that provides marketing and lead generation services to...
Asking Price: $ 950,000
Cash Flow: $ 202,117
The target is a very special Consumer Products Brand that has taken Amazon by storm, quickly becoming a Leading Brand...
Asking Price: $ 17,500,000
Cash Flow: $ 4,056,688
eCommerce Pet Matching Company - Incredible 20% Repeat Customer Rate - Stocks up to $250,000
Website Closers® presents a phenomenally successful business that matches happy, healthy puppies with loving families across the US. This company...
Asking Price: $ 11,950,000
Cash Flow: $ 4,003,370
Direct to Consumer Publishing Company in Multiple Diet & Nutrition Niches – SBA Pre-Qualified – 335% 2-Year Growth
Website Closers® presents a 5+ year, direct-to-consumer publishing company that operates across multiple diet and nutrition niches. This eCommerce Business...
Asking Price: $ 3,800,000
Cash Flow: $ 1,199,775
8 Year B2B & DTC eCommerce Brand in the Eyelash Enhancement Vertical – 65% Repeat Order Rate – Massive Social Presence – Offers eLearning for Professionals
Website Closers® presents a leader in the niche and highly profitable beauty care field. Over the course of nearly a...
Asking Price: $ 4,400,000
Cash Flow: $ 927,530
Growing B2B Canadian eCommerce Provider of Custom Products, including Face Masks, Face Guards, Hand Sanitizer, Decals and more
Website Closers® presents a dynamic eCommerce retailer that has years of experience in the printed apparel industry. A stunningly profitable...
Asking Price: $ 1,280,000
Cash Flow: $ 427,000
Online Dating Website with Revenue Generation through 3rd Party Advertisers – 4.1M Unique Visitors per Month
Website Closers® presents a unique Online Dating Website with a massive and growing user base of those looking to meet...
Asking Price: $ 6,615,000
Cash Flow: $ 1,320,953
Scaling Indoor Gardening eCommerce Brand – Strong YOY Growth – Amazon FBA
This unique business is a scaling eCommerce Brand that operates primarily as an Amazon FBA Reseller. The brand has quickly...
Asking Price: $ 7,100,000
Cash Flow: $ 1,485,991
Subscription Based eCommerce Brand with Accessories, Apparel, Essential Oils, Health Products and More – 80% of Sales are from Subscriptions – 4,500+ Active Members
Website Closers® presents a subscription-based eCommerce business that has found its niche among the Bohemian and Wellness markets. Young and...
Asking Price: $ 890,000
Cash Flow: $ 261,360
SBA Approved Watch Bands & Bracelets eCommerce Brand – 80% Profit Margins – 700+ SKUs – Handcrafted Designs – 25% Repeat Customer Rate
Website Closers® presents a Handcrafted Watch Bracelet & Band eCommerce Business that has tapped into the consumers’ desire to look...
Asking Price: $ 899,000
Cash Flow: $ 240,638
Multi-Branded Nutritional Supplements eCommerce Retailer – Large Subscriber Base – Primarily Amazon FBA
The Business is a Branded eCommerce Retailer in the Vitamins, Supplements, Superfoods and related Health Sectors, featuring 2 well-established, separate...
Asking Price: $ 9,500,000
Cash Flow: $ 2,178,875

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