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Peter Daley


Pete joined Commonwealth’s Board in June 2006 as a director. Pete is an accredited senior appraiser for the discipline of Machinery and Equipment with a specialty in high-technology for the valuation of computer equipment. Pete has been in the computer business since 1965, first with IBM as a computer broker/lessor and then with Daley Marketing Corporation (“DMC”), a firm he founded in July 1980 to publish reports about computer equipment, including “Market Value Reports” and “Residual Value Reports.”

In January 2001 M. Daley acquired Computer Economics (“CEI”), merged DMC into CEI and in April 2005 sold the IT Management Company and created a new company focused on the fair market value business. Additionally, Pete remains President of DMC Consulting Group, a separate company that specializes in writing appraisals, portfolio analysis and property tax valuation from fair market value to residual value valuations. Pete has developed a database of “Fair Market Value” equipment values from 1980 to the present, utilizing a variety of reports and publications along with the DMC and CEI market Value Reports. From 1994 to present he has been writing computer appraisals and reports for Fortune 500 companies. From 2005 to present as president of DMC Valuations Group, Pete has been publishing, both on the web and in print, fair market values, residual values, and manufacturer’s price lists to existing valuation clients around the world. Pete graduated from Pepperdine University in 1991 with a Masters of Business Administration, and from Cal State Northridge with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 1965. Pete is also an Accredited Senior Appraiser with the American Society of Appraisers.