CSG Partners Named Finalist for 12 M&A Industry Awards

Jun 06, 2013, 09:10 ET from CSG Partners, LLC

NEW YORK, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CSG Partners, LLC announces that ACG New York and The M&A Advisor have named the firm a finalist for twelve ACG New York Champion's Awards, including Boutique Investment Banking Firm of the Year. CSG Partners was named a finalist in the following categories: 

Boutique Investment Banking Firm of the Year
M&A Deal of the Year ($200MM to $500MM)
M&A Deal of the Year (Under $50MM)
Corporate/Strategic Acquisition of the Year (Under $250MM)
Product/Service of the Year
Industrial Manufacturing/Distribution Deal of the Year
Financial Services Deal of the Year
Energy Deal of the Year
Industrial Goods & Basic Resources Deal of the Year
Consumer & Retail Products Deal of the Year (Under $200MM)
Consumer Services Deal of the Year

Additionally, George Thacker, III, a Managing Director at CSG Partners, was named a finalist for Deal Maker of the Year for the $700 million in ESOP transactions he completed in the twelve month period.

The ACG New York Champion's Awards is an annual tribute to the outstanding achievements of participants in the middle-market M&A industry in the greater New York metropolitan area. Selected from over 300 participating companies in the first stage of evaluation, award finalists will now be judged by a panel of independent experts. The winners will be announced at the 3rd Annual ACG New York Champion's Awards Gala on Thursday, June 20.

Larry Kaplan, the founder and a Managing Director of CSG Partners commented, "We are proud of the recognition CSG Partners has received from ACG New York and The M&A Advisor for our ESOP and M&A transactions. CSG Partners has built the nation's leading investment banking practice for ESOP transactions and our middle market M&A practice continues to grow. The recognition is a testament to the dedication and expertise of the team members at CSG, who work tirelessly to deliver superior results for our clients."


CSG Partners, LLC is a boutique investment bank specializing in ESOPs, mergers and acquisitions, and capital advisory services for middle-market companies. Our clients have spanned the full middle-market spectrum, with values ranging from $10 million to $600 million. The firm has closed over 120 ESOP transactions for companies valued over $7 billion. CSG Partners operates from offices in New York and San Francisco. More information on the firm can be found at www.csgpartners.com, LinkedIn, and Twitter.