Dick Kane




Dick Kane brings over 30 years of executive business experience to his position at Business Transition Specialists LLC. Dick has managed numerous business integrations, mergers, business acquisitions, and sales. Directing business transition solutions and improving profitability for large corporations, as well as for companies Dick's owned, has been his passion and motivation for over 20 years.


Dick holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from South Dakota State University. He has completed a number of executive business administration programs including a masters of business administration (MBA) from Michigan State University. Dick has successfully led the integration of numerous company acquisitions and mergers. As employee and owner he's was personally instrumental in the acquisition of four companies and starting two companies he later sold. In all organizational transitions and integrations he used ingenuity to increase profitability without sacrificing employee morale and employee turnover. He is a compassionate leader who loves to help individuals and companies become successful. Dick is active in his church other community activities.

Core Capabilities

  • Business management across a range of industries
  • Business development and growth
  • Restructuring, turnaround and expansion
  • Vision development and change management
  • Marketing analysis and strategy development
  • Mergers and acquisition structure and management
  • Organizational expansion and talent management


  • Business Transition Specialists LLC, Principal
  • President/Owner, B & B Transfer Enterprises, Inc.
  • Regional Manager, Data Processing Resources Corporation
  • Chief Information Executive, MidAmerican Energy Company
  • Division Manager, Midwest Gas Company
  • Executive Manager of Information Technology, Midwest Resources
  • Operations Engineer, Iowa Public Service Company