Baltimore, MD – May 5, 2014 – The M&A Advisor announced the winners of the 40 Under 40 Recognition Awards on Wednesday, April 30th. Signal Hill Managing Director Justin Balciunas was named a winner for the Dealmaker category.
The M&A Advisor, renowned globally for its recognition of leading M&A, financing and turnaround professionals, created this event to promote mentorship and professional development amongst the emerging business leaders.
Justin Balciunas has been chosen for his accomplishments and expertise from a pool of international nominees by an independent judging panel of distinguished business leaders.
“In 2010 we initiated the 40 UNDER 40 Awards to recognize the emerging leaders of the M&A, Financing and Turnaround industries” said David Fergusson, President of The M&A Advisor. “It is our belief that this group of accomplished women and men will have a significant effect on the advancement of our industry. And it is our great pleasure to recognize them and provide a forum for them to meet and engage with one another”.
On Tuesday, June 24th, The M&A Advisor will host a black tie Awards Gala at the Roosevelt Hotel in Manhattan, in conjunction with the 2014 Emerging Leaders’ Summit – an exclusive event pairing 40 Under 40 winners together with their mentors and other stalwarts, to introduce the 40 Under 40 Award Winners to the business community and celebrate their achievements.
“This is wonderful recognition for Justin," said Signal Hill Chairman Scott Wieler. "His dedication to clients makes him a pleasure to work with, but it is his community involvement that is truly admirable. On behalf of the firm, I want to extend our heartfelt congratulations to Justin for winning this coveted award.”
Signal Hill is a leading independent advisory boutique serving the M&A and private capital raising needs of growth companies. Signal Hill’s experienced bankers provide deep domain expertise and an unyielding commitment to clients in our sectors: Internet & Digital Media, Internet Infrastructure, Services and Software. With more than 600 completed transactions and offices in Baltimore, Bangalore, Boston, Mumbai, Nashville, New York, Reston and San Francisco, Signal Hill leverages deep strategic industry and financial sponsor relationships to help our clients achieve Greater Outcomes®.
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Justin Balciunas Announced as Winner of the 5th Annual 40 Under 40 Recognition Awards