NEW YORK, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ACG® New York and The M&A Advisor announced today the names of companies, transactions and dealmakers selected as finalists for the ACG New York Champion's Awards, the two organizations' annual tribute to the outstanding achievements of participants in the middle market mergers and acquisitions (M&A) industry in the greater New York metropolitan area.
Selected from over 350 participating companies in the first stage of evaluation, award finalists will now be judged by a panel of independent experts for the Transaction, Firm and Individual Awards categories. The winners will be announced at the 4th Annual ACG New York Champion's Awards Gala on Thursday, June 19 at the Metropolitan Club in New York.
"ACG New York is thrilled to recognize and celebrate the significant accomplishments our members have made driving the growth of middle market companies over the past year," said Martin L. Okner, president of ACG New York and managing director, SHM Corporate Navigators(tm). "This year marks our fourth annual event celebrating deals, firms and dealmakers in the New York region."
"We are very impressed with all of the submissions for the 4th Annual ACG New York Champion's Awards and congratulate those who have achieved finalist status. And we are honored to be collaborating again with the ACG New York chapter in celebration of the best deals, firms and dealmakers in the New York region," said David Fergusson, president of The M&A Advisor.
For a detailed list of all of the Award Finalists for the 2014 ACG New York Champion's Awards, please CLICK HERE.
ACG NEW YORK
Where Private Capital Meets New York
ACG® New York, Inc. (www.acgnyc.org), the founding chapter of The Association for Corporate Growth, is the leading membership organization in New York that facilitates relationship building and focused education for middle market deal-making professionals.
Each year over 8,000 professionals participate in ACG New York' s 70+ networking and educational events in New York City and Westchester and on Long Island, including healthcare, manufacturing & logistics, and retail conferences. ACG Deal-Source® and ACG Capital Connection® events put buyers together with funding sources in scheduled private meetings and bring M&A specialists together for open networking.
The organization's annual Champion's Awards recognize the year's outstanding middle market firms and deals, while its Education Cup competition honors the best graduate business school team from the New York City area for M&A counseling prowess. These and other programs have spurred ACG New York's rapid growth in recent years, with membership now exceeding 1,000. This year ACG New York is celebrating its 60th anniversary.
THE M&A ADVISOR
The M&A Advisor was founded in 1998 to offer insights and intelligence on M&A activities. Over the past sixteen years, the firm has established the premier global network of M&A, Turnaround and Finance professionals. Today, it has the privilege of presenting, recognizing the achievements of, and facilitating connections between the industry's top performers throughout the world with a comprehensive range of services. To learn more visit www.maadvisor.com
SOURCE The M&A Advisor