There's nothing more important to us than our relationships with our clients and our investors. Our reliability and top-tier banking expertise provide the foundation for these relationships.

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Our Unique Advantage


We have the expertise and regulatory ability to work with both debt and equity. All out securities activities are fully reviewed for compliance with FINRA and SEC regulations.


Our extensive relationship-driven Investor Management System provides a ready source of potential capital sources for your transaction, making it possible to quickly identify the optimal pool of capital available in the market.


Unlike many bankers, no ongoing retainers are required. Our compensation structure is simply based upon definable milestones.


  • Industry: Consumer, Healthcare, Manufacturing, and Business Service
  • Cash Flow: Positive EBITDA, preferably above $2 million
  • Purpose: Recapitalization, Growth, Acquisition, Ownership Transition
  • Size: Capital need of $5 million or greater

What Are Your Goals?


If you’re looking for additional capital to fuel your growing business, we will bring you the right investors and the right financing.


If you’re looking for better financing terms or friendlier financing partners, we will explore the options with you, bring you interested investors, and execute a beneficial refinancing.


If you’re ready to sell or share ownership of your business, we can match you with the right investors and help you structure a successful transition.


To provide top-tier investment banking services to middle market companies and the entrepreneurs that lead them, facilitating financial transactions structured to promote growth.

We maximize the ease, speed and cost-effectiveness of raising debt and equity capital or transitioning ownership.

Michigan Leads the Nation in Automotive Technology

Written by Brooks Crankshaw on February 21, 2018

I attended a meeting organized by The Right Place in Grand Rapids MI this morning.  The Right Place is the...

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Middle Market Companies: Show Me The Money?

Written by Brooks Crankshaw on December 5, 2017

This morning, I was asked by a CEO about capital availability for middle market companies.   Is now the right time...

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Executives in the NCMM Survey Expect Continued Growth; Pitchbook and Highland Ridge Agree

Written by Brooks Crankshaw on November 2, 2017

If you’re a follower of our research, you know that we rely on the National Center For The Middle Market (“NCMM”)...

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