SolomonEdwards’ private equity and business development director Brad McGowan has been elected to the Association for Corporate Growth, New York Chapter (ACG New York) board of directors. As the premier association in New York for middle market mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deal making professionals, ACG New York hosts more than 70 events a year in New York City, Westchester and Long Island, attended annually by over 8,000 professionals. Brad will serve a two-year term on the board.
Congrats to Brad McGowan of @Solomon_Edwards on election to @ACGNYC board of directors! #PrivateEquity
Brad’s election was due to his significant contributions to the private equity community, including his last 10 years as an active ACG New York member. “I am humbled and honored to serve on the ACG New York Board of Directors, and I look forward to continuing to make a positive difference and helping to build the organization even more than many of my outstanding predecessors have done before me.”
ACG New York certainly sings Brad’s praises. Bobby Blumenfeld, Executive Director, quoted, “I look forward to working with Brad McGowan…We are fortunate in having Brad assume a leadership position within ACG New York where he can share his vast experience in deal making, knowledge of the middle market and leadership in working to bring greater value to our membership.” Current Chairwoman Heidi Deiner stated, “I am very pleased to welcome Brad McGowan to the ACG New York Board of Directors. His drive, personality, and will to succeed will complement his new role.” Current President David Hellier added, “Brad will be a tremendous asset to ACG New York. He will serve as a key driver in our growth strategy, where he can leverage his vast network of private equity firms, investment banks and other professional service providers in order to represent ACG New York.”
At SolomonEdwards, Brad focuses on originating and sourcing new business opportunities and building and maintaining key relationships from leading private equity firms. In addition, he executes and closes transactions for his M&A Transaction Advisory Services team.
Please view the official press release via BusinessWire.