Daily News: January 14, 2013

Ridgemont Equity Partners Promotes Brennan to VP

Ridgemont Equity Partners promoted Kelly Brennan to vice president. The promotion is effective immediately.

“We’re excited to announce the promotion of Kelly to vice president,” said Donny Harrison, partner at Ridgemont. “Kelly has been a valuable member of our team in building Ridgemont’s brand and expanding the group’s origination platform as an independent firm. We look forward to her continued contribution to our success in the coming years.”

Brennan will remain focused on the team’s business development and origination initiatives. Prior to joining Ridgemont in 2010, she spent more than two years at Sterling Capital Management, an asset management firm.

Ridgemont Equity Partners is a Charlotte-based private equity firm that specializes in middle-market buyout and growth equity investments.