John J. Connolly III

ASA, Executive VP, CMI, Director of Machinery and Equipment/Special Assignment Appraisals, CFO

John J. Connolly III serves as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Director of Machinery and Equipment/Special Assignment Appraisals for Nationwide Consulting Company. Since 1972, Mr. Connolly has focused his practice on the appraisal of machinery and equipment/inventory and real property including light, heavy industrial and commercial. He is a partner in the firm and is designated ASA (past international president) and CMI.

Appraisal assignments have included: Inventory valuations, semi-conductor manufacturing facilities, phosphate mining and chemical plants, steel processing, pharmaceutical, strip mining equipment, aircraft assembly equipment, printing equipment, chemical plants, refineries, food processing facilities, breweries, bulk oil terminals, petroleum refineries, paper plants and various other process facilities both heavy and light industries.

Assignments were completed for mergers, acquisitions, bankruptcies, dispositions, insurable values, ad valorem taxation, residual value estimates, useful life analysis, allocation of purchase price, feasibility studies and excess operating cost studies

Qualified as an expert witness before various County Boards of Review in the United States and as an expert witness in other courts such as Superior Court of CT, Bankruptcy Court in the Delaware, Philadelphia, Ohio and NY districts, Circuit Courts in Florida, and various District Courts in Texas.

Qualified before the Tax Appeal Boards in the following states: NJ, MT, IN, NY, PA, CA, CT, OH, ME, GA, AZ, NC, SC, TX WA, MI, KY, WV, OR, UT and DE.

Guest Lecturer for a variety of organizations on a variety of subjects: Yeshiva University, Institute for Professionals in Taxation, American Society of Appraisers (Various Functions), Institute of Real Estate Management, AT&T, Tax Executive Institute, Investment Recovery Association, Various Financial and Insurance Institutions, Certified Instructor – ASA, Machinery & Equipment/Inventory Courses, Speaker, Western States Petroleum Association (WSPA) – Lake Tahoe, CA – August 2006 – Annual Members Symposium

Publishings include:
Co-Author – The Appraisal of Machinery and Equipment, 1988
Co-Author – Valuing Machinery and Equipment, 2000
Former Editor – Machinery and Equipment Newsletter, ASA