Daily News: January 2, 2019

Madison Street Awarded Turnaround M&A Deal of the Year by M&A Advisor


The M&A Advisor named investment banking firm Madison Street Capital the winner of the “Distressed M&A Deal of the Year” (over $25 million to $50 million) award at its 13th Annual Turnaround Awards.

The award recognized Madison’s performance as exclusive advisor to Sachs Capital Group on its take-private of RMG Networks. Virgo Capital invested alongside Sachs Capital Group and Merion Investment Partners provided the debt financing in connection with the closing of this transaction. senior managing director Barry Petersen led the Madison Street Capital team.

“Madison Street Capital is honored to be recognized for our work on this transaction and I want to thank all the team members involved for their efforts and hard work,” said Madison Street Capital Founder and CEO Charles Botchway. “This award puts another spotlight on our firm’s ability to help our clients successfully navigate and close complex transactions.”

M&A Advisors named winners in the categories of Restructuring of the Year, Transaction of the Year, Refinancing of the Year, Sector Deal of the Year, Firm of the Year, Turnaround Product/Service of the Year and Professional of the Year. The nominations, representing over 275 participating companies, were judged by an independent jury of industry experts.

“The award winners represent the best of the distressed investing and reorganization industry in 2018 and earned these honors by standing out in a group of very impressive candidates,” said Roger Aguinaldo, founder of The M&A Advisor. “In an environment that is increasingly demanding of its professionals we have recognized the leading transactions, firms and individuals that represent the highest levels of performance.”

The winners will be presented with their awards at a black-tie gala during the 2019 M&A Advisor Distressed Investing Summit on March 28 in Palm Beach, FL.

Now in its 20th year, The M&A Advisor was founded to offer insights and intelligence on mergers and acquisitions and is today recognized as the premier leadership organization for mergers & acquisition, restructuring and corporate finance professionals, delivering a range of integrated services.