Private Equity Deal Origination

Let us ramp up your deal flow! There are many ways that corporate investor groups source opportunities, and they range from the laughably inefficient to tremendously focused and effective. At the lower end of these efforts are obvious form letters from obviously junior associates of firms that are obviously fundless sponsors. These attempts are dead […]

Corporate Exit Strategies

Thinking About Selling Your Company? Think about the importance of the decision you are making when you decide to sell the business that has been your life for a decade or three. This is a milestone event, something you do once or very few times in your lifetime, not unlike getting married, having children, and […]

Expedited Business Capital

Speed is our business! Revenue and EBITDA Minimums Revenue: $5 million+ Proforma EBITDA: Run rate of 250K per quarter Situations We’ve Financed Refinancings Turnarounds Bridge Capital Pre-IPO Funding Acquisition Financing Stretch Piece Management Buyouts  When to Choose Players Capital If your company does not have liquidity If your company already has senior debt If your company is […]

Expedited Introductions

Recently we received a call from our friends at WorldClaim, the pre-eminent public adjusting firm in the world. Public adjusters represent insured people against their own insurers. Most people don’t realize that when your home or business burns to the ground or is destroyed by some other misfortune you don’t have to automatically accept what […]

Corporate Problem Solving

As a mergers and acquisitions firm, we are constantly evaluating companies for the purpose of preparing their owners for a successful exit.  In ideal circumstances, they are mature companies that are profitable and drama-free. But sometimes they’re not. Many times we are approached by owners who haven’t protected themselves from the threats that inevitably come […]

Risk Management for Athletes

Do you even have a plan? According to Forbes and ESPN, more than half of professional athletes are broke within five years of retirement.  As an investment banking group of former major league athletes, we have unique insight into this problem, and we have the ability to solve it.  We’ve been down the same road and […]