William O. Cranshaw - Senior Advisor William O. Cranshaw - MPI Business Valuations

William O. Cranshaw

Bill is a Senior Advisor at MPI. Since 1987, Bill has been responsible for cultivating existing and potential client relationships throughout the Northeast and has extensive experience with ownership succession, continuity planning, tax and estate planning, and family business issues. He has been a frequent speaker and writer on these topics. Bill also serves on the Board of Directors of the Vermont Country Store and is the Chairman of the Orton Family Council, both in Manchester, Vermont.

Prior to joining MPI, Bill was with the First National Bank of Chicago, where he managed the Closely Held Business Group. In that capacity, he was responsible for the management of all closely held interests held by the Bank in various fiduciary capacities. In addition, Bill served on the Board of Directors of several family-owned businesses.

Education

  • University of Rochester – M.B.A.
  • Washington & Lee University – BA

Affiliations

  • Member of the Family Firm Institute
  • Member of Attorneys for Family-Held Enterprises
  • Board of Directors of the Vermont Country Store, Manchester, VT
  • Chairman of the Orton Family Council, Manchester, VT