ASA Congratulates First CEIV Credential Recipients

Logo_ASAThe American Society of Appraisers (ASA) is pleased to announce the certification of Los Angeles, CA based Brian J. Marler and Morristown, NJ based Joseph Shalhoub.

Mr. Marler and Mr. Shalhoub are the first two ASA students to complete the Certified in Entity and Intangible Valuation™ (CEIV™) certification program. Brian’s and Joseph’s accomplishment have earned them the right to bear the prestigious and notable “CEIV” credentials as a mark of their success. Brian currently is a Director of Houlihan Lokey’s Financial Advisory Services business located in the greater Los Angeles, CA and Joseph is a Vice President in the Portfolio Valuation group of Duff & Phelps located in Morristown, NJ.

When asked about their CEIV experience with ASA, Brian commented saying, “I have always been impressed with ASA’s certification courses. ASA’s online CEIV certification program was thorough and informative, easy to navigate and offered the flexibility to complete the credential process as my schedule permitted”, while Joseph commented saying, “The American Society of Appraisers is recognized as a premier organization that holds itself and its members to the highest standards when it comes to the valuation profession, and I’m honored to further my professional development through ASA with the achievement of the CEIV credential, which is recognized by Duff & Phelps as the leading best practice amongst valuation professionals within the fair value arena.”

For more information about the American Society of Appraisers or the Certified in Entity and Intangible Valuation Credential (CEIV), visit or call (800) 272-8258.

Brian J. Marler

Brian J. Marler

Brian J. Marler is a Director and member of Houlihan Lokey’s Technology, Media, Telecom Group. His experience includes valuing closely held and publicly traded businesses and providing financial advisory services in a range of transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, spin-offs, sales, repurchases of minority and controlling interest blocks, and other corporate finance activities.

Joseph C. Shalhoub Jr.

Joseph C. Shalhoub Jr.

Joseph C. Shalhoub Jr. is the Vice President of Portfolio Valuation at Duff & Phelps. He is responsible for providing a range of valuation advisory services to private equity firms, hedge funds, business development companies, limited partners, corporations, pension and endowment funds related to their alternative investment positions, including privately-held debt and equity securities.

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