Cascade Business Brokers, LLC (CBBLLC) was formed in early 2003
with the express intent of focusing on the marketing and
sale of small and midmarket companies located within the bounds of
Portland Metro. Roland Casad is the owner and Principal Business
Broker of the firm. When the formation of the LLC occurred, Mr. Casad
shifted his prior
business brokerage practice from the Business Sales Division of
Coldwell Banker Commercial, Salem, Oregon, where he had worked for
nearly 5 years as an Associate Business Broker.
Mr. Casad's background is diverse. In the late '90s, Mr. Casad entered the sales profession with Shared
Communications Services (SCS - a phone services company that focused on
advising and serving NW businesses). Following SCS, Mr. Casad joined Coldwell
Banker Commercial (CBC) to sell and lease commercial real estate.
Soon after joining CBC, however, he gravitated to their Business Sales
Division and has remained in the business brokerage business since
Casad is a Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) with the International
Business Brokers Association (IBBA, Ohio), the leading education and
professional association in the industry. Also, he is a licensed
Principal Real Estate Broker in Oregon, has a degree in Law from
Willamette University, and has a Bachelor of Arts degree in
Administration, University of Washington.
Mr. Casad grew
up in the Seattle area, served in the US Air Force, and has resided in
Oregon since 1974. He has three grown children – a son and two
"Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) & Member - International Business Brokers Association (IBBA)"