Executive Sounding Board Associates (ESBA) announced that it has been named a 2014 Outstanding Turnaround Firm by Turnaround & Workouts. The Outstanding Turnaround Firm designation is presented to firms annually in recognition of their outstanding achievements during the year.

During 2014, ESBA worked with U.S. and international companies experiencing financial or operational challenges and saved jobs in economically disadvantaged areas. ESBA sets the standard for achieving success for clients by increasing value and profitability, and providing companies a path to recovery and prosperity. The firm is consistently ranked as a top turnaround firm in The Deal’s league tables.

“We are honored to receive this prestigious designation,” said Robert D. Katz, president of ESBA. “This award would not have been possible without the hard work and dedication of our professional and administrative staff. The depth of our expertise, longevity in the market and favorable reputation enable us to serve a range of clients, from middle-market to Fortune 500 companies, both private and public.”