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Loyd H. Rawls, Founder and CEO
Founder and CEO of The Rawls Company

 Loyd H. Rawls is one of the nation’s leading succession planners. Since 1973, Mr. Rawls and his associates have provided business succession services for the owners and key executives of closely-held, capital intensive family businesses throughout the country.

A native of Fayetteville, NC, Mr. Rawls is a graduate of North Carolina State University. After serving 4 years as an officer in the US Air Force, Loyd moved to Orlando, Florida and began a career as a financial planner. In 1973, Loyd's business expanded when he founded "The Rawls Company," a business succession firm. Loyd achieved designations of a Certified Chartered Life Underwriter®, Chartered Financial Consultant® and earned his Master of Science in Financial Services from the American College.

After approximately five years as a financial planner, Loyd enhanced his practice and began specializing in business succession planning. As he gained experience and recognition, his practice expaned nationally and he confirmed theories regarding the critical factors that impact business succession and the role key managers can play in a succession initiative. 

Loyd has been married to his wife Pat Salapa Rawls since 1974 and they have three children: Amy, Kendall and Champ.