Town of Weston celebrates Michael Carter Appreciation Day
June 13, 2015
CMM Managing Director, Michael Carter, was recently honored by the Town of Weston which declaring Saturday, June 13, Michael Carter Appreciation Day in Weston. The town thanked Carter “for his many contributions to our community” which included nearly 10 years on the finance board, acting as president of both Weston Little League and the Weston Sports Commission for the past ten years, and leading the effort to bring Friday Night Lights” to Weston.
Use of Earn-outs to Bridge Valuation Gaps
June 5, 2015
CMM Managing Director, Ramsey Goodrich, was a panelist for a discussion entitled "Use of Earn-Outs to Bridge Valuation Gaps; A Panel Discussion Analyzing the Sale of Two Data Analytics Companies" at a breakfast hosted by the Association for Corporate Growth at the Shereton Hotel in Stamford CT. The event attracted more than 100 attendees and was a lively discussion.
Options for Monetizing Privately Held Companies and Strategies to Maximize Value
May 6, 2015
CMM Managing Director, Ramsey Goodrich, was the keynote speaker at the Estate Planning Counsel Annual Meeting and Dinner at Innis Arden Club in Greenwich, CT. He delivered a presentation entitled “Options for Monetizing Privately Held Companies and Strategies to Maximize Value” to an audience of more than 75 estate planners, trust officers, wealth managers and others advisory professionals involved with exit and estate planning.
CMM Chairs Fifth Annual Northeast Consumer Products Conference
April 6, 2015
CMM Managing Director, Ramsey Goodrich, again Co-Chaired the Fifth Annual Northeast Consumer Products Conference, hosted by the Association for Corporate Growth and Crossroads Venture Group. This annual conference is focused on early stage and middle market consumer-facing companies and brought together more than 200 operators, buyers, investors, and transaction professionals to discuss the challenges and opportunities within the consumer industries.
Planning for a Successful Exit: Encompassing a Multi-Disciplinary Approach
March 26, 2015
CMM Managing Director, Ramsey Goodrich participated on panel for Family Firm Institute for a panel discussion on “Planning for a Successful Exit: encompassing a multi-disciplinary approach” for a breakfast event at The New Haven Lawn Club in New Haven CT.
News of the World – State of the Markets Panel Discussion
February 15, 2015
CMM Managing Director Martin Magida was a panelist at a “News of the World Breakfast Meeting” where he spoke on the state of the M&A Markets. The panel, run by ACG New York, and hosted at the Tappan Hill Mansion in Tarrytown, NY, covered other topics including the State of the M&A Market, Cyber Security, Rep & Warranty Insurance, and Unitranche Financings.
Exploring all the Strategic Options: The Blue Bell Manufacturing Story
February 6, 2015
CMM Managing Director Gary Mathias chaired an event and participated on a panel discussion of CMM’s client Blue Bell Mattress Company and its recapitalization with Longroad Asset Management. “Exploring all the Strategic Options: The Blue Bell Manufacturing Story“ was the focus of this breakfast event hosted jointly between the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) and the Exit Planning Exchange (XPX) at the Stamford Marriott to a crowd of more than 175 deal professionals.
Carter Authors Three-Part Series in Latin Business Today
Michael Carter recently authored a special three part series in Latin Business Today both in print and online. This special three-part series of articles focuses on the fundamental challenges and opportunities for business owners in managing cross-border M&A transactions More information and links below.
Executive Board Election - Exit Planning Exchange
June 30, 2014
CMM Managing Director, Ramsey Goodrich was named to Executive Board and Treasurer of the Exit Planning Exchange (XPX), Connecticut Chapter. Founded in 2009, XPX is a community of professional advisors who work collaboratively to help owners build valuable businesses and prepare them for successful transition. Mr. Goodrich has been an advisor to XPX-CT since its founding, but has now taken a more proactive role in growing the organization as part of its leadership team.
Exit Planning Exchange Panel in Stamford, CT
May 20, 2014
Martin Magida participated on a panel of experts for the Exit Planning Exchange of CT session: How Investment Banks Look At Exit Planning, where recognized investment bankers provided insights into how they think about exit planning, beyond the specifics of the deal.