About Us

Meet Robert M. (Bob) Dolan 

Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

dolan-about-headshotBob grew up in Anaheim, CA. He began his career in the printing industry, and over time developed a background in manufacturing and franchising, as well in distribution and service segments. Bob’s extensive work experience has contributed to his successful business skills.

Currently, Bob is a licensed Florida real estate broker specializing in the Lower Mid-Market and M&A sectors. His areas of expertise include comprehensive outside sales (B2B), and marketing.

Bob has packaged new franchises, assisted in preparing Franchise Disclosure Documents (FDD) for start-up franchise companies and established systems for recruiting and training franchisees in the B2B sector. He has also established the strategic planning and implementation of sales and marketing to increase sales.

Throughout his years in the real estate industry, Bob has always been a passionate coach for business owners, helping them expand and grow their cash flow.

Family & Interests

Bob resides in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Him and his wife, Kathy, have been married 40 years, with two grown children and two grandchildren. His wife Kathy is a descendant of the Mayflower, and is a member of the Mayflower Society of Texas.

Aside from family, Bob is an avid gardener. He also takes interest in the sunny Florida, Caribbean and South America watercraft activities.


As a licensed South Florida business broker, Bob Dolan stays active in a number of east coast business broker associations, including Business Brokers of Florida (BBF), The International Association of Business Brokers (IBBA), the National Association of Realtors® and The Realtors® Commerical Alliance of the Palm Beaches, Greater Fort Lauderdale and the Treasure Coast (RCA).

Meet James Covian

Business Broker

754-307-6723 | james@dolansales.com
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James Covian

James is a financial professional and entrepreneur from Fort Lauderdale, FL. A business broker for Dolan Sales Inc Lic Real Estate Broker with a rich and diverse business career previous to his present role. James brings to his daily work and clients his proven expertise and truly enviable skill set.

Bringing over 13 years of experience to his role, James knows and understands what it is like to run a business – in fact he has run multiple ones at once! An owner/operator of 3 barber shops for many years, James also started 2 other businesses during the previous chapter of his career, and even maintained a direct mail advertising business delivering him a rare understanding of the life cycle of a business from launch and operation, through to advertising, buying an existing business and ultimately selling his own business.

In tandem to his personal experience, James has won robust renown through his career for his capacity to work quickly and effectively with his clients. This underpins his tremendous ability to build strong working relationships with all stakeholders, identify avenues for optimization and enhancement, and execute deals for his clients with skill and precision. This reputation today serves as a cornerstone of James’ career and recognition in his community.

When away from work James spends time with family and friends, plays basketball, and is a big fan of the Miami Heat. James always welcomes professional inquiries and can be contacted via 754-307-6723 and James@dolansales.com. He is delighted to specialize in Lower Mid-Market, Mergers & Acquisitions, Consultant and offer his services as intermediary to all Floridians.

Meet Alana Dolan

Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker Associate

954-732-6366 | alana@dolansales.com

Alana Dolan Business BrokerAlana has been working in the background with Bob for many years gaining insight and education from Bob’s years of experience. After the birth of her second child she felt she had gained enough knowledge from Bob to transition from the background to the front line. She currently assists business owners in Palm Beach, Broward & Miami counties with locating buyers, both local and international. Further, she consults with buyers to find the right opportunity, using technology to match buyers and sellers.

Alana is a registered Mayflower descendent, and a member of good standing with the Texas Chapter of the Mayflower Society #TX2197. Alana resides in Fort Lauderdale with her 2 children & her husband Matthew, whose family has been a part of the South Florida business scene for over 70 years. Aside from her family Alana enjoys cooking, gardening & art.

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