karl karter

Karl Carter, FIC is a Managing Partner at Thunder Bay Group. He has over 30 years of experience in business management and over 16 years in the insurance and financial services industry helping  business owners identify and achieve their goals.

Karl has been responsible for several business turnarounds.  He follows the SEMP (Simplified Examination to Maximize Profit) process, Karl gives business owners the information needed to make decisions that are forward thinking approaches to grow, strengthen, and protect their businesses.  The planning process focuses on maximizing profit, growing company value with an emphasis on the owner’s eventual exit.

Karl is passionate about helping others.

Education:  Bachelor’s of Business Administration Management, Davenport University
Member: Association of Accredited Small Business Consultants
Licenses:  Licensed Life and Health Insurance Agent
Professional Designation: Fraternal Insurance Counselor (FIC)

Jeff G

Jeff Graunke is a Managing Partner at Thunder Bay Group. He was a golf professional managing facilities for 20 years.  He has 16 years experience in the financial services industry, helping individuals, families and business owners to protect their financial goals. Jeff focuses on helping business owners plan, grow and protect their business and family.

His goal is to build long lasting relationships being the “consultant of choice.”
Jeff’s core values include honesty and integrity in all aspects of his life.

He resides in Canton with his wife Shelley and has one son.

Member and Ambassador in the Livonia Chamber of Commerce
Member of the Plymouth Chamber of Commerce

Licenses:  Licensed Life and Health Insurance Agent