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September 18, 2020

Deb May on letting go of her family business, Wholesale Supplies Plus

By Adam Burroughs

Deb May, founder and now-retired owner of Wholesale Supplies Plus, sold her business last year and stepped away from the company. She talks about her preparation and the difficulty of letting go.

September 17, 2020

David Grigsby on dealmaking during a pandemic

David Grigsby shares his insights on how the pandemic has affected M&A — buyers, due diligence and the deal timeline — and how the competition for troubled companies is shaping up.

September 4, 2020

Xelerate’s Emily Biscardi says listen to the market

Emily Biscardi, founder and CEO of Xelerate, on how entrepreneurs are innovating not only to leverage talent but also to leverage their competitive advantages.

September 2, 2020

Minimize risk and protect shareholders with financial opinions

Greg Cook, a director with Prairie Capital Advisors, explores fairness and solvency opinions as a means of minimizing risk and protecting shareholders.

August 14, 2020

Chrissy Wostmann Talks New Partners, Next Stages For n2y

Chrissy Wostmann talks about the transition to a new majority private equity sponsor, the vetting process, and gives her take on M&A opportunities in today’s market.

August 11, 2020

Marsh Industries acquired by PolyVision

Marsh Industries will operate as an independent brand and continue to focus on board manufacturing for their existing product lines.

August 10, 2020

Thoma Bravo acquires Foundation Software

As part of the transaction, Founder & CEO Fred Ode will maintain a minority ownership in the company.

August 7, 2020

VillageMD's Tim Barry: Keep Your Investors Close In Tough Times

VillageMD CEO Tim Barry talks about the importance of communicating with investors and keeping the door open to opportunity during the disruption.

August 7, 2020

Don’t overreact to short-term disruption, says COhatch CEO Matt Davis

COhatch CEO Matt Davis on his company's response to the pandemic and why long-term decisions shouldn’t be made in a crisis.

August 7, 2020

Shifting capital: How Catherine Mott and BlueTree Capital have responded to the pandemic

For BlueTree Capital, the pandemic has put the firm's focus on protecting its portfolio companies. While that's its primary focus, it's not its singular focus.