Arthur Mertes Leads MBBI M&A Panel

On the 31st, Midwest Business Brokers and Intermediaries (MBBI) held the 'May 2012 Conference' at the Fountain Blue Banquet and Conference Center in Des Plaines, IL. The conference was designed for professionals serving the Merger and Acquisition advisory market and investors interested in buying small and middle market companies. Panel discussions included such topics as Venture Capital and Angel Investing, Deal Structure Benchmarks, and The Economy's Impact on Middle Market M&A. 

Arthur Mertes' Benchmarking M&A Deal Structures Panel examined deal structures that have been used in the past year and discussed which are the most common by industry and deal size. The panel also included M&A attorneys from Kennedy Law Group and Burke Warren MacKay & Serritela, P.C 

The Featured Key Note Speaker was Karin O'Connor, Managing Director of Hyde Park Angels and President of Perimeter Advisors, who spoke on "The Art and Science of Angel and Venture Capital Investing." 

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