Since 1984 I have been creating and implementing strategic acquisition initiatives for public, private companies and private equity firms. Using my intuitive communication skills to source investment opportunities while building relationships for acquisition of non-auction assets and operating companies as add-ons to or formation of new platforms.
Pleasantly tenacious, I have created over a billion dollars in value for clients. I have never seen a business/industry that I could not figure out quickly, while creating valuable relationships leading to accretive transactions.
Industries of Interest
Experienced in many diverse B2C and B2B industries including but not limited to healthcare, business services, industrial technology, manufacturing, education, specialty distribution, logistics, transportation, refining, publishing, media, solid, hazardous, medical waste.
Geographical Areas of Interest
Southeast and Midwest US
Quarterback for formation and execution of Employee Stock Ownership Plans
I started the business on $114 investment and borrowed office furniture with no previous experience, after being a Registered Representative retail stockbroker for J.C. Bradford & Co. in Louisville, KY. I put my faith in my “innate ability” to figure it out.
While I have a BS in Marketing and Business from the University of Kentucky, most valuable is my lifetime of business experience.
I have always been guided by a moral compass, never originating a transaction in which I would be unwilling to put my own money at risk. Growing up in rural Kentucky, Hogtrails just seemed a natural fit.
I am an internationally recognized author and award winning mental health advocate, my greatest accomplishment.I
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Hogtrails, Inc. has been providing comprehensive mergers and acquisition consulting services for more than 30 years, sourcing only the most profitable non-auction companies for acquisition, sale, merger or growth capital investment opportunities.
Creating successful deal flow takes patience, persistence and perseverance. Don’t delay, contact me today to discuss how together we can execute your successful acquisition strategy. Let me help you discover opportunity in what you don't know you don't know!
Lakeland, FL 33803