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.

Keynote presentation:

- Founders of Two Roads Brewing Company: Brad Hittle, President and CEO and Peter Doering, Chief Financial Officer.

Late-Stage Panel:

  • Moderated by Ramsey Goodrich, Managing Director, Carter Morse & Mathias
  • Robert Baird, Jr., President & CEO, Global Consumer Brands, former President of Doral Industries
  • Lou Marinaccio, Managing Director, North Castle Partners
  • Tim Shanley, President/CEO, Victoria Fine Foods

Early-Stage Panel:

  • Moderated by Brian Curry, Managing Partner, Fairfield Partners Executive Search LLP
  • John M. Kenney, Partner, JMK Consumer Growth Partners
  • Diana Lovett, Founder, Cissé Trading Company
  • Jesse Silver, Owner/Business Development Manager, Ground Up Group LLC

Exhibitors Included:

  • A Happy Life
  • American Eagle Cycles, Inc.
  • Arcanatura LLC
  • Cissé Cocoa Company
  • Healthy Life Brands LLC
  • Kerry Wood Healthy Foods
  • Planet Fuel Beverage Company, LLC
  • Rockin' & Roastin' Coffee Company
  • Savory Pie Guy, LLC
  • The Bites Company
  • Turq, LLC
  • Voda
  • W2Designs, LLC
  • Willow Workout