LOS ANGELES, April 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Intrepid Investment Bankers LLC ("Intrepid"), a leading middle market investment banking firm, today announced that Gary Rabishaw, Managing Director, will present at the Pepperdine University Graziadio School of Business and Management during its Certificate in Private Capital Markets program on Friday, April 20, 2012. The course is designed for business owners and professionals employed within the finance, banking, investment, mergers and acquisitions, valuation, management consulting, legal, and accounting fields.
Mr. Rabishaw joined Intrepid as a Managing Director and Founding Partner in 2010 after over ten years focusing on middle market mergers and acquisitions advisory at Barrington Associates and Wells Fargo Securities. Selected transactions in which Mr. Rabishaw was involved include the recapitalization of RSI Home Products with Canadian private equity firm Onex Corporation, the sale of Pacific Crane Maintenance Company to Brockway Moran & Partners, the sale of Adams Rite Manufacturing to Sweden-based ASSA ABLOY, the sale of AAMP of America to Audax Partners, the sale of SpeakerCraft, Inc. to Nortek, Inc., the $682 million take private transaction involving Herbalife International, Inc. and the $150 million sale of Keystone RV Company to Thor Industries, Inc.
About Intrepid Investment Bankers LLC Intrepid Investment Bankers LLC, based in Los Angeles, California, is a mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance advisory firm focused on the middle-market. Intrepid was founded in 2010 by the former principals of Barrington Associates, a firm that grew to become a leading national middle market M&A advisor before its acquisition by Wells Fargo in 2006. Intrepid's services include M&A advisory, equity and debt capital raising and providing strategic advice in complex securities transactions. The firm focuses on the middle market corporate finance needs of entrepreneur and family-owned businesses, private equity sponsors and major corporations. Collectively, the senior team at Intrepid brings over 100 years of mergers and acquisitions advisory experience and has advised on over 250 transactions spanning a broad range of industries, including consumer products and services, industrial manufacturing, healthcare products and services, building products, business services and retail. www.intrepidib.com Member FINRA/SIPC.