Broker Profile




Broker / President
Bob Hough - Sunbelt Business Brokers Clearwater/St. Petersburg.
555 South Duncan Avenue, Clearwater, FL  33753


Bob Hough is a seasoned, experienced Business Broker who specializes in the Health Care Industry, and particularly in the sale of Medical Billing Companies. He also has a lengthy track record of selling and merging companies in the Florida Marine Industry. He is the most successful Business Broker in the southeastern United States, in the sale of medical billing companies . Additionally, he was responsible for the acquisition or merger of a variety of Marine and Fishing and Tackle manufacturing companies, as well as distribution companies and professional practices.

He opened Sunbelt Business Brokers of Clearwater in 1997, and has continued to grow the firm into one of the most experienced and respected business brokerages in the southeastern United States. With almost 40 years of experience in business brokerage, corporate management and private ownership, his resume includes corporate positions with the Truck Division of the Hertz Corporation, Dealership management and ownership of John Deere Industrial Dealers and management in the Pullman Railroad Car Company.

Bob is a 1971 Graduate of LaSalle University in Philadelphia and was a collegiate rower for three years at LaSalle. He is a native Philadelphian, but spent his entire adult life in the Tampa Bay area.

For twelve years, he owned and operated a successful seafood restaurant in Indian Rocks Beach and sold it in 1992 to become a Business Broker.

Bob was president of the Gulf Beaches Chamber of Commerce from 1984 to 1988 and was instrumental in Florida's beach renourishment programs. He currently resides in Indian Rocks Beach, Florida with his wife, Ann.