About Us

Direct Business Hub was brought to life by a team of Australia’s most successful business brokers who wanted to provide a market leading and cost-effective solution to help business owners successfully sell their business. 

Direct Business Hub’s team includes multi award winning business brokers with over 27 years of combined front line experience in all aspects of business and franchise sales so we know what it takes to successfully sell a business.

Direct Business Hub have created a market leading online sales and marketing platform designed to help business and franchise owners prepare, list, market and sell your business like a professional.

Sell Your Business in Newcastle

Our goal is to help business owners to achieve better sales results, faster.

Direct Business Hub provides business owners the professional service, support, tools, resources, knowledge, expertise and confidence needed to be in control of the sale process and achieve the very best sale result, FAST!

Whether you’re a business or franchise owner wanting to sell your business, or a franchisor looking to grow your existing franchise network, Direct Business Hub allows you full control and all the resources and extensive marketing reach needed to achieve the best results faster, for less.

Our Team

Meet Our Account Managers

Each of our account managers has at least 10 years experience in business sales – so you know you are getting expert advice.

Shane Fox

Our team of account managers is led by Shane Fox.

Shane is one of Australia's most award winning business brokers, winning the Australia Institute of Business Brokers prestigious national broker of the year award in both 2018/19 and 2019/20.

But not only is Shane an expert broker, he's also bought and sold his own businesses so he understands the emotions involved in selling your own business.

Ian Jones

Ian is a highly awarded business broker and a founder and director of Direct Business Hub.

Ian's passion is helping business owners get the best result when selling their businesses & has spent most of his working life in business sales.

Ian is also the 2020 president of the Australian Institute of Business Brokers (AIBB).


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