5th Annual ACG New York Champion's Awards Finalists Announced

Top M&A deals, firms and professionals to be honored June 18 at the Metropolitan Club in NYC

May 28, 2015, 08:30 ET from ACG New York

NEW YORK, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ACG New York, the largest association of middle market deal making professionals in New York, today announced the names of the companies selected as finalists for the 5th Annual ACG New York Champion's Awards. The annual tribute recognizes and honors the leading middle market transactions, firms and dealmakers who are driving the middle market growth within the ACG New York community. The winners will be announced at the 5th Annual ACG New York Champion's Awards Gala on Thursday, June 18 at the Metropolitan Club in New York.

"ACG New York thrives on celebrating and recognizing individuals who support the success and help drive the growth of middle market companies in the region," said Martin Okner, Chairman of ACG New York.

During the annual event, John K. Castle, Chairman and CEO of Castle Harlan, is receiving the Peter Hilton Founder's Award. Also, the Chapter Leadership award will be presented to Rich Prestegaard of Highroad Capital.

"This is our fifth year celebrating the Champion's Awards and we look forward to honoring individuals and firms for their accomplishments in the middle market while supporting ACG Cares, a non-profit corporation created to nurture the next generation of NY business leaders," said Heidi Deiner, President of ACG New York.

This year's finalists represent the industry's leading firms, including: 1919 Investment Counsel, AGI Partners, AGI Partners LLC, Alcentra, Alcentra Capital Corporation, BDA Partners, Bentley Associates LP, Bertram Capital, Carl Marks Advisors, Carter Morse, CITRIN COOPERMAN, Cole Schotz, CSG Partners, Dentons, Duane Morris LLP, EisnerAmper LLP, Fifth Street Asset Management, Golub Capital, Gordian Group, Grant Thornton, Hamilton Robinson LLC, High Road Capital Partners, Hirschler Fleischer, Medley, Medley Management Inc., Monroe Capital LLC, Murray, Devine & Co., Northport Capital, LLC, Pepper Hamilton LLP, Perkins Cole LLP, Post Capital Partners LLC, Proskauer, RedTail Capital Markets LLC, Redwood Capital Group, Riverside, Rockwood Equity Partners, Sagent Advisors, Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP, SJ Partners LLC, Sperry, Mitchell & Company, SSG Capital Advisors, LLC, TM Capital, VRC | Valuation Research

For more information on the 5th Annual ACG New York Champion's Awards, click here.

About ACG New York 
ACG® New York, Inc., the founding chapter of The Association for Corporate Growth, is the largest association of middle market deal making and corporate professionals in New York, with more than 1,000 members across all industry sectors.  ACG New York facilitates long term relationship building, driving middle-market growth.  ACG's members are focused on investing private capital, which benefits the pension funds held by municipal workers, fireman, policeman, health workers and others that provide years of service for the public good.

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