MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan is pleased to announce that Hector J. Cuellar of McGladrey Capital Markets will serve as moderator for a panel discussion on "First out of the Gate: Identifying Investment Opportunity Before Your Competitors Do" during GIL (Growth, Innovation & Leadership) 2010: Silicon Valley to be held September 12-14, 2010 at the Fairmont Hotel in San Jose, California.
GIL 2010: Silicon Valley gathers today's leading visionaries, innovators and thought leaders to engage in candid discussions focused on rethinking and strengthening their companies' growth strategies.
The panel discussion on "First out of the Gate: Identifying Investment Opportunity Before Your Competitors Do" will explore corporate development challenges in today's M&A market.
Hector J. Cuellar is president of McGladrey Capital Markets LLC, a global investment bank specializing in mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, recapitalizations, capital raising, restructurings and fairness opinions. With more than 25 years of experience in corporate and investment banking, including international M&A, corporate finance and capital raising, Cuellar frequently speaks on M&A at industry events and looks forward to participating in GIL 2010: Silicon Valley.
"It's always exciting to be a part of this prestigious event," states Cuellar. "I look forward to moderating this dynamic panel of industry leaders as they discuss and debate important growth challenges and opportunities."
GIL 2010: Silicon Valley is value-packed with extraordinary networking opportunities, interactive think tanks, and industry and career breakout sessions focused around developing a visionary perspective for the future; CEOs and their management teams will engage and inspire one another, sharing best practices, tools and strategies they can put to work in building a solid growth strategy. GIL 2010: Silicon Valley is a "must-attend" for any organization serious about improving its performance in growth, innovation and leadership.
About McGladrey Capital Markets
McGladrey Capital Markets LLC (www.mcgladreycm.com) is a global provider of investment banking services to private and public companies with annual revenues of up to $1 billion. The firm's services include mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, recapitalizations, capital raising, fairness opinions and restructurings. McGladrey Capital Markets, which offers in-depth expertise in many distinct industry sectors, brings together companies, capital and creativity on a national and international scale to help clients achieve their personal and strategic objectives.
McGladrey Capital Markets is affiliated with RSM McGladrey Inc., a professional services firm providing accounting, tax and business consulting. Both firms are indirect subsidiaries of H&R Block Inc., the world's preeminent tax services provider. McGladrey Capital Markets' international headquarters are located in Costa Mesa, Calif. The firm is a member of FINRA.
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