Speaking Engagements

Professional Date Event City Topic
Gretchen Perkins 7/13/17 Capital Roundtable–Family-Owned Companies New York Growing a Family-Owned Company’s Ecosystem
Brad Barker 6/27/17 ACG Detroit NextGen Breakfast Detroit The Art of the Add-on
Brad Barker 6/22/17 Capital Roundtable – Field Services & Facilities Management New York How Sensors & GPS & Big Data Enhance Valuations
Charlie Sheridan 6/13/17 Business Valuation Resources LLC Webinar Webinar Minority Investing
Heather Madland 5/24/17 ACG Tampa – Private Equity Update Tampa Why Invest in Tampa Bay?
Nick Barker 5/23/17 MACPA M&A Conference Troy, MI The $570B Price Tag on M&A Fails
Heather Madland 5/9/17 M&A Source Spring Conference Dallas Best Practices for Finding and Closing Deals with PEGs
Gretchen Perkins 3/23/17 Butzel Long Healthcare Conference Detroit What Makes a Company Valuable
Charlie Sheridan 3/2/17 Chicago M&A Conference Chicago M&A Strategy & Deal Trends
Heather Madland 3/2/17 ACG West Coast M&A Conference San Francisco Optimizing Deals:  Value Creation Across the M&A Cycle
Charlie Sheridan 2/17/17 Business Forums International Detroit Non-Control Equity Investing
Charlie SheridanChris Sheeren 2/8/17 Opus Connect Chicago Not Every Private Equity Investment is a Buyout
Doug SuttonChris Sheeren 2/7/17 Opus Connect New York Not Every Private Equity Investment is a Buyout
Gretchen Perkins 1/26/17 ACG Maryland Annual Deal Market Update Baltimore M&A Panel
Gretchen Perkins 12/15/16 Buyouts Webinar Webinar What to do NOW to prepare for coming legislative, regulatory and tax changes
Gretchen Perkins 11/16/16 ACG Toronto Capital Connection Toronto Cross Border Investing — Challenges and Opportunities
Heather Madland 11/15/16 M&A Source Fall Conference Tempe, AZ The Day After a Sale – Integrating Acquisitions
Chris Sheeren 11/9/16 M&A Advisor Summit New York Manufacturing in Motion: An M&A Sector Update
John Higgins 10/27/16 Private Directors Assocation Troy, MI The Role of Corporate/Advisory Boards in Accelerating Company Performance
Chris Sheeren 10/26/16 iGlobal Forum for Independent Sponsors Chicago Conference Chair
Doug Sutton 10/20/16 Axial Concord New York Choosing the Best Capital Structure for Your Business
Jim Mahoney 10/19/16 Privcap Game Change:  Consumer & Retail New York Product Differentiation is Key
Gretchen Perkins 10/7/16 Raymond James Women in Capital Markets Symposium St. Petersburg, FL Women Leading in Traditionally Male Roles
Heather Madland 10/5/16 Kayo Women’s Private Equity Conference Chicago PE and Family-Owned Businesses
Greer Love 9/30/16 U. of Michigan Private Equity Conference Ann Arbor, MI Fireside Chat with Arn Tellum
Heather Madland 9/29/16 Women Who Fund Conference Ann Arbor, MI Finance 101: From Venture Capital to Private Equity
Doug Sutton 9/15/16 New York ACG Luncheon New York Non-controlled Investments:  The New Game in Town
Gretchen Perkins 9/14/16 Great Lakes ACG Capital Connection Cleveland The Post-Election Public Policy Environment
Gretchen Perkins 9/8/16 Indiana University Private Equity Conference Bloomington, IN Deal Sourcing
Sean Roberts 7/28/16 AM&AA Summer Conference Chicago Meaningless Multiples
Gretchen Perkins 7/25/16 ACG Atlanta Women’s Forum Atlanta Power Investing
Gretchen Perkins 6/29/16 CIT Research Study Webinar Valuation Implications of Eliminating Interest Deductibility
Matt Hare 6/13/16 NeoCon Chicago Succession Planning and M&A in Contract Furniture Industry
Brian Demkowicz, John Higgins 6/10/16 Executive Leadership Council Summer Meeting Detroit Being a Board Member of a PE Portfolio Company
Gretchen Perkins 6/9/16 Faegre Baker Daniels M&A Conference Indianapolis M&A Activity & Market Trends
Gretchen Perkins 5/24/16 ACG Chicago Meeting Chicago Public Policy Update
Gretchen Perkins 5/24/16 GCG Employer Summit Chicago Private Equity and Direct Investments
Gretchen Perkins 5/17/16 Atlantic Conferences Symposium New York The Changing Face of Equity:  Traditional Sponsors
Chris Sheeren 5/13/16 The Financing Forum Los Angeles Private Equity Panel
Gretchen Perkins 5/12/16 ACG Cleveland Meeting Cleveland Public Policy Update
Chris Sheeren 5/11/16 FEI/SRR Hot Topics Seminar Bloomfield Hills, MI Case Study on a Family-Owned Business Transaction
David Reynolds 5/10/16 PEI Private Fund Compliance Forum New York Fees and Expenses:  How to Implement a Testing Program
Mark Miller 5/10/16 ACG Detroit Breakfast Bloomfield Hills, MI The Importance of Quality of Earnings Due Diligence in M&A
Gretchen Perkins 5/4/16 ACG InterGrowth Conference New Orleans Tax Policy for M&A
Gretchen Perkins 4/28/16 Citrin Cooperman M&A Event Greenwich, CT Preparing Your Business for Sale
Chris Sheeren 4/22/16 McGuire Woods Lunch & Learn Dallas Private Equity Overview
Gretchen Perkins 4/5/16 ACG Raleigh Capital Conference Raleigh Public Policy Update
Sean Roberts 3/31/16 Capital Roundtable — Food & Nutrition Companies New York Fishing for Niches — Competing with Strategics for Acquisitions
Gretchen Perkins 3/24/16 ACG Indiana Breakfast Indianapolis Public Policy Update
Chris Sheeren 3/15/16 Association of Interim Execs Conference Miami Private Equity Panel
Nick Barker 2/24/16 McGuire Woods Healthcare Conference Chicago Dental Practice Management Investments — Still Hot?
Chris Sheeren 2/23/16 Opus Connect February Event Los Angeles Overdrive for the Auto Aftermarket
Greer Love 2/23/16 ACG Detroit NextGen Detroit Anatomy of a Private Equity Deal
Gretchen Perkins 2/18/16 ACG Philadelphia Breakfast Briefing Philadelphia Public Policy Outlook: Washington’s Impact on M&A Deal Making
Chris Sheeren 2/18/16 Executive Leadership Council Winter Meeting Los Angeles Private Equity & the Huron ExecFactor(R) Program
Chris Sheeren 1/14/16 Dykema Partner Meeting Detroit Intro to Private Equity
Gretchen Perkins 12/8/15 SunTrust Client Conference Nashville Partnering with a Private Equity Firm