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Company Overview of The Peakstone Group

Company Overview

The Peakstone Group is a boutique investment banking firm that offers financial advisory services. The firm provides mergers and acquisitions, sales, and capital raising advisory services. Additionally, it focuses on strategic planning, growth assessment, monetization and liquidity, restructuring, profit improvement, and operations. The firm caters to consumer product and retail, business and financial services, food and beverage, healthcare, industrial, e-commerce, and telecommunications sectors. Its clientele include WHR Group, RADNOR, Pregis, Navistar, One Equity Partners, and Raytheon. The Peakstone Group was founded in 2008 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.

150 North Wacker Drive

Suite 2500

Chicago, IL 60606

United States

Founded in 2008

Phone:

312-204-7300

Fax:

312-204-7310

Key Executives for The Peakstone Group

Co-Founder and Managing Partner
Operating Partner and Chief Financial Officer
Managing Director
Managing Director
Managing Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

The Peakstone Group Key Developments

The Peakstone Group Appoints Michael J. Feldman as Managing Director

Michael J. Feldman joins The Peakstone Group as Managing Director with over 30 years of experience advising entrepreneurs, senior management and boards on mergers, acquisitions and capital raising transactions. Michael has completed transactions with companies in a broad range of industries including technology, printed electronics, consumer electronics & products, retail, automotive, aerospace, defense, energy and clean tech. Michael is an experienced entrepreneur, founding three technology companies and, most recently, a middle market advisory firm.

Cathy Jaros Joins The Peakstone Group as Managing Director

Cathy Jaros joins The Peakstone Group as a Managing Director focusing on food and consumer products companies. Cathy has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions and strategic corporate development. Her clients include food and packaged goods, healthy ingredients, technology and manufacturing companies. She has led engagements for Fortune 500 and smaller companies, public and private companies and has been involved in many cross-border transactions. Cathy works closely with family and privately-owned companies to explore transition and value maximization opportunities. Prior to joining The Peakstone Group, Cathy was Managing Partner at First Chicago Advisors and was Managing Director for Amherst Partners where she headed the firm's food and consumer industry practice groups. She also Chaired the global food and beverage industry group for IMAP.

Grand Central Mulls Strategic Options For Land Holdings

Grand Central Silver Mines, Inc. is seeking options for its land holdings. Grand Central has appointed The Peakstone Group as its financial advisor to evaluate strategic alternatives for the land holdings, including a possible joint venture arrangement of its property located in the Southwestern portion of the State of Utah. "We are fortunate to have Peakstone advise us as we try to capitalize on the opportunities that are occurring in the mining industry today. We believe that our core property located in the southwest portion of the State of Utah represents a unique opportunity to find a large-scale copper-gold skarn target and multiple porphyry copper targets as well," said Grand Central's President and Chief Executive Officer William S. Aldrich.

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