Shane Farley is the principal owner of SMF Capital, a private investment fund located in Atlanta, GA that focuses on investing in both public and private companies. Shane is a lifelong investor and entrepreneur. He was previously the co-founder and managing director of the BusinessBroker.net (http://www.BusinessBroker.net) Network, consisting of the BusinessBroker.net and FranchiseAdvantage.com (http://franchiseadvantage.com/) web portals, that were sold to Landmark Communications in 2006. At the time of the sale, BusinessBroker.net was the 2nd largest business for sale marketplace in the United States and FranchiseAdvantage.com was one of the largest web-based franchise marketing companies in the country. Landmark Communications is one of the largest and most successful private media companies in the country. Shane is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire.