Capstone Partners Earns Award-Winning Year

December 19, 2012

New York, NY - The M&A Advisor has announced the winners of the 2012 M&A Advisor Awards at their annual gala in New York City. Capstone Partners LLC was named a winner in two categories: Corporate/Strategic Acquisition of the Year and Professional Services Deal of the Year. In addition to these honors, earlier this year Capstone received two awards for industry leadership: Boutique Investment Banking Firm of the Yearand Boutique M&A Investment Banker of the Year. At the 2012 global M&A awards ceremony, Capstone received honors for International Corporate/Strategic Acquisition of the Year and the North America Mid-Market M&A Deal of the Year. 
“Capstone Partners represents the best of the M&A industry in 2012 and earned these honors by standing out in a group of very impressive finalists,” said Roger Aguinaldo, CEO and Founder of The M&A Advisor. “This deal environment has resulted in some of the best transactions we have seen since the 2007/2008 era and we are honored to be recognized among a highly prestigious peer group,” said John Ferrara, Capstone’s President and Managing Partner. “We continue to make significant strides as a firm, and we look forward to building on these acknowledgements and the firm’s momentum in 2013 and beyond.” 
Since 2002, The M&A Advisor has been honoring the leading M&A transactions, companies and bankers. Capstone Partners was chosen from 423 nominations and over 600 participating companies to receive these awards. “It gives us great pleasure to recognize Capstone and to bestow upon it our highest honor for M&A firms and professionals,” said David Fergusson, Senior Managing Director of The M&A Advisor. 
Capstone Partners LLC is a leading national investment banking advisory firm dedicated to serving the corporate finance needs of middle market business owners, investors and creditors. The firm provides corporate sale & divestiture, merger & acquisition, private placement, corporate restructuring, valuation and financial advisory services. Capstone maintains various industry specialties including business services, consumer products, education & training, government services, health & medical, manufacturing & industrial and technology & telecom. The firm also has a merchant banking capability to actively co-invest in transactions. 
John Ferrara
President, Managing Partner
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