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Gary Sharp, Principal



Gary is an experienced business broker and transaction facilitator. He delivers a wealth of knowledge and expertise attained throughout his nearly 30-year career.  As a business owner himself Gary has not only experienced the day to day operations of running a business but has assisted many business owners in their decision to sell.  Be assured all conversations are treated with the utmost in confidentiality and business discretion. 


Professional Affiliations and Memberships

  • Member IBBA 

  • International Business Brokers Assn. 

  • Commercial Brokers Association (CBA)
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker in the State of Washington since 1986
  • Past President and Vice President of Gig Harbor Toastmasters



Capitalizing on his extensive management and sales experience, Ken applies his accumulated business expertise and professional skills toward procuring mutual benefit for his clients. Ken takes pride in working closely with business owners in strict confidence. As a professional facilitator, Ken serves an important role in matching the right buyer with the best business by coordinating the business acquisition to a successful result.  253.549-5082

Professional Affiliations and Memberships

  • Licensed Real Estate Broker Washington State
  • National Alliance of Insurance

  • Certified Insurance Counselor

  • National Federation for Independent Business (NFIB)

  • Member Tacoma/Pierce County Chamber of Commerce

Ken TobiasBusiness Facilitator
Commercial Real Estate Broker



Applying over 15 years of professional business operations to assist owners in valuing, marketing, and negotiating the sale of their business.  Experienced in Financial & Accounting process along with Logistical analysis.  Fiduciary professional trained in handling highly confidential information and processes while prioritizing clients’ needs. Graduate of Milgard School of Business at University of Washington Tacoma with a focus in Business Administration.  206.465.0746

Professional Affiliations and Membership

  • Member IBBA

  • International Business Brokers Association

  • Licensed Real Estate Broker Washington State

  • University of Washington Alumni Association

Larry GeorgeBusiness Facilitator
Commercial Real Estate Broker

"The Only Source Of Knowledge is Experience." 
Albert Einstein

About Us

Operating as experienced business facilitators, there is not much we have not seen when it comes to facilitating business transactions.  We would like to put that experience to work for you.  We can make the sometimes overwhelming, complicated and cumbersome process of selling......manageable.  Sharp Business Solutions continues to have great success with "Main Street - Lower Middle Market" business opportunities.  Defined as businesses with $500,000 to $10,000,000 in revenues our passion is to work with business owners as they prepare to sell or transfer their business either through a family or employee buy-out or selling their business to a third party.  Each transaction takes on a life of its own and we become personally connected to the business community that we serve.  

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