Capstone Partners' Tampa Office Wins Award for Private Equity Deal of the Year

November 17, 2016

Tampa, FL – Capstone Partners, a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately held, middle-market business owners, is pleased to announce that the firm was recognized last week by The M&A Advisor with a 2016 annual award:

•    Private Equity Deal of the Year ($10mm-$25mm): Acquisition of Vulcan      Machine by Talon Innovations

The Capstone M&A team of Tom Elliott and Shawn Keenan served as financial advisor to Vulcan Machine.  “It’s an honor to be an M&A Advisor Private Equity Deal of the Year award winner,” said Elliott. “It’s gratifying to be recognized by industry experts for the collective efforts of our colleagues and to deliver our clients exceptional advisory services and transaction results.”
 
The M&A Advisor announced the winners of the 2016 M&A Advisor Awards at the 15th Annual Gala to a lively, sold-out crowd at The New York Athletic Club on Wednesday, November 9.
 
“The award recipients represent the finest in the M&A industry in 2016 and earned these honors by standing out in a group of extremely impressive finalists,” said David Fergusson, Co-CEO and President of The M&A Advisor. “From lower middle market to multi-billion dollar deals, we are recognizing the leading transactions, firms and individuals that represent the highest levels of achievement.”
 
In addition to winning the above Private Equity Deal of the Year award, Capstone Partners was selected as a finalist in the following nine categories:  

•    Investment Banking Firm of the Year
•    M&A Deal of the Year (From $10mm - $25mm)
•    M&A Deal of the Year (Over $50mm - $75mm)
•    Corporate and Strategic Acquisition Deal of the Year (From $10mm –      $25mm)
•    Consumer Discretionary Deal of the Year (Under $100mm)
•    Consumer Staples Deal of the Year (Under $500mm)
•    Industrials Deal of the Year (Under $100mm)
•    Professional Services (B-To-B) Deal of the Year
•    Restructuring Deal of the Year (Under $100mm)  


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