In 2000, Mr. Evert founded Sunbelt Business Advisors of Minnesota, the largest group of Sunbelt Business Brokers in the Sunbelt network of 200+ offices. Mr. Evert served as a member of the Board of Sunbelt Corporate and negotiated the sale of Sunbelt Corporate in 2006. In 2002, he founded the Sunbelt Franchise Re-sale Program, which partners with large franchisors to transition franchisees. Mr. Evert began his career in the early 1980s, when he founded a video distribution business that grew to over $10 million in sales with over 100 employees. He sold the company to Major Video Concepts, a $500 million distributor, and became its E.V.P. of Sales, directing divestitures and acquisitions. During his career with Major, Mr. Evert initiated many strategic acquisitions and divestitures of companies that had $1-$50 million in sales.