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family business board members

The Rising Demand for Board Members in Family Businesses

As the current landscape of business shifts faster than ever before, old methods of operation become less sustainable. Family businesses are more susceptible to relying on outdated strategies and therefore have the most to benefit from outside guidance in the form of a board comprised of qualified executives. This realization is sparking greater demand for […]


CEO Turnover in the Private Equity Sector

CEO Turnover in the Private Equity Sector

CEO turnover within private equity portfolio companies is staggering.  In a recent survey completed by Alix Partners, 58% of private equity CEOs are replaced within 2 years of an investment.  Over the lifetime of the private equity firm’s holding of a company, CEO turnover jumps up to 73%.


CFO Q&A: Understanding the Cross-Functional Leader

CFO Q&A: Understanding the Cross-Functional Leader

This is the third in a series of interviews with leading middle market executives across the nation. We explore what helped them achieve success, what best practices they live by, and their thoughts on building highly effective teams.   Paul Janicki is CFO at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., a family owned brewery founded in 1980 […]


CEO Q&A: Exploring the Role of a CEO in a Middle Market Business

CEO Q&A: Exploring the Role of a CEO in a Middle Market Business

This is the second in a series of interviews with leading middle market executives across the nation. We explore what helped them achieve success, what best practices they live by, and their thoughts on building highly effective teams.   Stephen Mance is the CEO of Defiance Metal Products, a private equity-owned metal stamper, fabricator and […]


exploring what it takes to be a successful leader

CEO Q&A: Exploring What It Takes to Be a Successful Leader

This post is the first in a series of interviews with leading middle market executives across the nation. We explore what helped them achieve success, what best practices they live by, and their thoughts on building highly effective teams.   Brian McSharry is currently President & CEO of RESA Power Solutions, a portfolio company of […]