Kent Aughey

General Manager

  • M.R.E.I

  • F.A.I.C.D

With substantial involvement with the family business sector, including his own family businesses, Kent has built up 30 years of experience working across various sectors, including hospitality & tourism, wine & vineyards, property investment, development and owning/operating real estate businesses across to farming & the financial markets, working in Venture capital and investment advising.

He now shares this knowledge that only seasoned experience can provide, including board advisory and directorships, independent meeting facilitation, transaction advice and supporting business owners to maximise their business value.

Kent’s philosophy is simple; “I operate with shared values, professional integrity, ethics and efficiency”

Call Kent on 0408 810 299

Steve Foreman

Business Sales

  • C.B.B

Steve spent 10 years with South Australian clothing and footwear icon R M Williams Pty Ltd, involved in retail and wholesale product representation and the development and implementation of their national retail chain of Bushman’s Outfitters stores.

This was followed by 16 years’ experience in the transport industry, predominately with Ansett Air Freight and various divisions of TNT Australia.

His roles included Sales and Marketing, Operations, Administration, Branch and State Management. Areas of specialty included air, road, warehousing, distribution and logistics.

Steve enjoyed 2 years with Link Telecommunications specifically involved with the design, application and sales of messaging and call management systems.

Steve also has a 25 year association with Licensed Premises and has recently converted this knowledge into successful sales.

His current role with Dale Wood Business Sales has spanned some 19 years, during that time he has amassed a myriad of satisfied vendors and purchasers, many of whom have been repeat clients and referees to Vendors wishing to sell their own businesses.

SPECIALISING IN: General Business and Property Sales, which includes, Motels, Licensed Premises, Child Care, Engineering & Metals, Manufacturing, Warehousing and Distribution

Call Steve on 0418 778 800

Emily Troon

Sales Associate

  • M.B.A.

Emily has extensive experience consulting with small and medium businesses during a successful twenty-year sales and marketing career, whilst also managing the finances for her family businesses.

She understands the many pressures faced by business owners and is passionate about helping them prepare for sale and achieve the best possible outcome.

Emily offers a high level of service, trust and professionalism, and makes every effort to find the right buyer and assist business owners in making a smooth and efficient transition.

In her spare time, you will find Emily planning her next overseas adventure or walking up a hill with her cavoodle Charlotte.


Natalie Webb

Business Sales Administrator

Natalie has over 25 years’ experience as a PA and in office administration in various industries ranging from large corporate companies to small family businesses joining Dale Wood as Business Sales Administrator in 2018.

Her optimism and passion can be seen in her professional service to clients and her proactive approach to ensuring that office operations are run efficiently.

Passions include travelling and exploring the world, spending quality time with family and friends and enjoying a nice glass of red in quaint hotels when exploring the Adelaide Hills & Wineries.