CohnReznick, an advisory, assurance and tax firm in the U.S., was recognized with two awards by Global M&A Network at the 15th annual Americas M&A Atlas Awards. The firm earned awards for U.S.A. Private Equity Deal of the Year – Small Markets and Hospitality & Services Private Equity Deal of the Year. Award winners were announced during the 15th Annual Americas M&A Atlas Awards Gala held at the Metropolitan Club in New York on Jan. 30.
CohnReznick received the U.S.A. Private Equity Deal of the Year – Small Markets award for its work on HMP Global’s acquisition of the Neuroscience Education Institute. HMP Global is a multi-channel producer of education materials and content for the healthcare community across a range of therapeutic areas.
The Hospitality & Services Private Equity Deal of the Year award was won by the firm for its work on Xperience Restaurant Group’s acquisition of RM Restaurant Group. Xperience is a leading casual and fine dining operator with more than 70 restaurants across the United States.
“During what many perceive as a challenging time for M&A activity, our team continues to be called upon for transaction services across diverse industries like education and hospitality,” Claudine Cohen, managing principal of CohnReznick’s Value360 practice, said. “We appreciate the trust that our clients place in us. We’re honored that Global M&A Network continues to recognize our work and the efforts of our team.”
In January 2023, Global M&A Network named CohnReznick the Transactions Advisory Firm of the Year and recognized its Transaction Advisory team and a member of its restructuring and dispute tesolution team with three awards. The firm also earned awards from Global M&A Network in 2022 and 2021.