of Del Lingco International, Inc.
is Dominick Caravella, III. He is a 5th generation native Houstonian,
a noted and experienced Business Broker, a former radio and television
business commentator and magazine Publisher.
licensed by the Texas Real Estate Commission in the mid 1970's,
Dominick became an independent Business Broker specializing in the
sale of small, Houston based businesses. He soon came to realize
the advantages of being associated with a larger firm and in 1981
joined Del Lingco Business Brokers as a Broker/Associate, the undisputed
leading firm in Houston. His stepfather, George Courtemanche, had
been a partner with the firm for many years. The President and principle
shareholder of Del Lingco at that time was Mr. Mike Aden. He approached
Mr. Aden in early 1985 with an offer to purchase. Dominick led an
investor team and purchased 100% of the company in October of 1985.
He began buying the interest of the investor team and eventually
became the sole owner. Management and ownership of Del Lingco were
temporarily turned over to Mr. Gary Atkins in 1992. Because of a
personal family tragedy, Mr. Atkins elected to leave the industry.
Today, Dominick is once again the sole owner of what is now called
Del Lingco International. It should be noted that he has been the
Top Producer every year he has been associated with Del Lingco since
In 1986, Dominick
became Host of a local radio show on KSEV called THE HOUSTON BUSINESS
SHOW. In 1990, he founded and became Publisher of DBA Magazine,
a local business magazine celebrating entrepreneurship. In 1991,
DBA-TV debuted as HOUSTON'S BUSINESS SOURCE on KHOU-TV Channel 11
in Houston and Dominick served as Host and Executive Producer. In
1994 he founded, produced and hosted The Visitors Channel, an in-room
Hotel channel playing an award winning show titled HOUSTON.THE REAL
TEXAS. The show continues to play in most local hotels and highlights
Houston area attractions.
his interest in these companies, Dominick founded Business News
Network to produce and license business programming to television
stations around the country. He continues as sole shareholder of
Because of his
extensive background and his own entrepreneurial endeavors as well
as his 20 years experience as one of Houston's leading Business
Brokers, Dominick is uniquely qualified to help business buyers
and sellers reach their goals. He now serves in a full time capacity
as President and active Business Broker with Del Lingco International.