Capital Strategies for Private Companies in Greenville, South Carolina

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On September 19, 2019, Ironwood Capital co-sponsored a breakfast reception and Capital Strategies program in Greenville, South Carolina.  Event co-sponsors were GreerWalker, South State Bank and Azalea Capital. Over 75 attendees filled the Michelin North America auditorium to learn more about access to private capital and what makes a company attractive to potential lenders and […]

Access to Capital for Growing Businesses

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On September 11, 2019, Ironwood Capital and Valley Bank co-hosted a Capital Strategies program in Tampa, Florida at Armature Works.  Additional co-sponsors of the event were Hill Ward Henderson, KLH Capital, RSM US LLP, and Skyway Capital. Over 30 local businesses attended the event to learn more about the strategic capital options available to growing […]

A Discussion Regarding Sources of Private Capital – Capital Strategies Memphis

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As part of its ongoing Capital Strategies program, Ironwood Capital co-hosted a breakfast and panel discussion with SunTrust on October 30 in Memphis, Tennessee. Over 40 attendees learned about the forms and sources of private capital available to business owners and managers. Private capital can serve as a solution for many challenges faced by growing […]

Private Capital Options Available to Middle Market Business Owners

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On July 17, Ironwood Capital and SunTrust co-hosted a Capital Strategies program in Orlando, Florida.  The program addressed the many private capital options available to middle market business owners. Panelists were Paul Witinski, director at Ironwood Capital; Robert Harding, partner at Gray, Robinson; Michael Poole, shareholder at PCE; Roger Wilson, director at SunTrust Bank; and James […]

About Jim Barra

Jim’s primary responsibilities are business development, investment execution and portfolio management for the firm’s mezzanine funds. He is a member of the investment committees of the mezzanine funds.

Capital Strategies Charlotte – A Focus on Growing Your Business

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On the morning of November 17, Ironwood Capital co-hosted a Capital Strategies program in Charlotte, North Carolina with Fifth Third Bank and GreerWalker LLP, a Carolinas-based accounting firm. More than 40 people attended, including executive leadership from over 20 local companies. Among them was Mike Ruch, CEO of Ironwood portfolio company Industrial Timber. The program […]

Capital Strategies for Growing Companies – in Memphis

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On May 25th, we were pleased to be in Memphis, Tennessee to co-present, with HORNE LLP, the Capital Strategies for Growing Companies program.  In our nearly 30 years of working with middle market companies, we have met many owners and managers of strong and growing middle market companies who, though expert in their products, services […]

About Marc Reich

Marc founded the firm in 1986 as a unit of Aetna, Inc. and has overall management responsibility for all firm activities with a primary focus on strategic direction, capital raising, business development and investor relations.

Seeking growth capital? 8 pieces of advice for the business owner looking for investment (Louisville Business First)

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The investing environment endured the recession, shifted a bit, and has come out in favor of business owners. Early Tuesday morning, investors and business owners discussed raising capital for a growing businesses at a conference hosted by financial-services firm Hilliard Lyons Investment Banking and Ironwood Capital, a Connecticut-based private-equity firm that focuses on middle-market companies. The market is […]

A Capital Affair: Louisville Capital Strategies Event

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Our first Capital Strategies event of 2015 was held on February 17, in Louisville, Kentucky.  Despite competing with the biggest snowstorm Louisville has seen in more than 10 years, there were over 50 people at the event to learn more about capital planning and exit strategies for growing businesses. Our co-sponsor and host, Andy McKay, head of […]

About Marc Reich

Marc founded the firm in 1986 as a unit of Aetna, Inc. and has overall management responsibility for all firm activities with a primary focus on strategic direction, capital raising, business development and investor relations.

Please join us on Feb. 17th – Capital Planning for Successful Louisville-area Businesses

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Please join us the morning of February 17th to learn more about capital planning and exit strategies for your business. This free event, hosted by Ironwood Capital and Hilliard Lyons, is designed specifically for Louisville-area businesses. SPACE IS LIMITED. REGISTER TODAY. There will be two panel discussions followed by question-and-answer periods. You’ll learn from the […]