David Roberts was honored as ACG Denver’s “Outstanding Board Member of the Year” at the 2017 Rocky Mountain Corporate Growth Conference on April 3 and 4. Among his leadership responsibilities for ACG Denver, David lead the team that developed the program content for the annual conference and moderated a panel discussion titled “Has PE Peaked?”. This provocative discussion was well received by the 700 middle market deal makers and business executives who attended the conference.
Doug Tatum, Newport Board Group, Chairman was asked to participate in the podcast “In Process: Conversations about Business in the 21st Century,” where he commented on challenges to growth for entrepreneurial companies. Tatum who is also author of “No Man’s Land: Where Growing Companies Fail” discusses the need for entrepreneurs to be objective about what will enable them to grow. In the podcast he also outlines important areas to address including: correcting business misalignment, replacing your inner circle, moving from a cheap labor to high performance model and developing an entrepreneur-centric value proposition which is necessary to scale the business.
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The Forum for Corporate Directors, is hosting a superb program on Tuesday, February 07, 2017 in Socal, on “What Keeps CEO’s Up at Night?”, featuring David Pyott, Former CEO and chairman of Allergan, Mike Mussallem, CEO of Edwards Life Sciences, and Jim Peterson, CEO and Chairman of Microsemi Corporation. Richard Munro, Managing Director of our Southern California Practice, is a longstanding FCD Board member and is currently Programs Committee Chairman of the Forum for Corporate Directors. Click here for more information.
Irene Helsinger, Managing Director, Houston and Dallas will be participating in a series of four 1-hour webinars designed to increase your positivity and reduce your stress and anxiety in conjunction with Synergy Consultants. Each webinar will focus on ways to increase resilience, develop strategies to increase your energy and maximize your productivity, and develop powerful self-talk. For more information click here.
Richard Munro is producing an expert program for the Exit Planning Institute, SoCal Chapter, on February 02, 2017 entitled, “The Dealmakers Crystal Ball for 2017, Current Trends and What’s in Store for 2017”. The program will feature insights into the M&A market for 2017 from an expert panel including the Chairman of the Global Private Equity Practice Group for Paul Hastings, LLP, a prominent private equity investor, an investment banker from B Riley & Co, and a leading Investment Specialist from the Capital Group. Click here for more information.
December 20th 2016 - Sue Lehrer, Ph.D. has been selected for the 2016 American Leadership Award amongst fellow executives and business leaders by the American Economic Institute (AEI).