The M&A Advisor announced the winners of the 14th Annual M&A Advisor Awards on Tuesday, November 17th at the 2015 M&A Advisor Awards Gala to a jubilant, sold-out crowd at the New York Athletic Club New York, NY. PCE Investment Bankers was named the winner for the Industrial Manufacturing and Distribution Deal of the Year ($10MM to $100MM). PCE advised Zak Incorporated in its sale to LAI International, an RLJ Equity portfolio company.
PCE’s Michael Rosendahl stated “We are honored to win this prestigious award. The success we achieved with Zak is an excellent example of the hard work we undertake at PCE. Our team approach provides excellent results for our clients, as demonstrated by this transaction.”
“Developing a well thought out marketing plan then focusing on strong execution is a hallmark of the work we do at PCE. The sale of Zak to LAI demonstrates the capabilities of the professionals at PCE. We are thrilled to win this award and flattered to be part of this respected class of winners” said PCE’s Michael Poole.
“Since 2002, we have been honoring the leading M&A transactions, companies and dealmakers. PCE Investment Bankers was chosen from over 690 participating companies to receive the award. It gives us great pleasure to recognize PCE Investment Bankers and bestow upon them our highest honor for M&A firms and professionals,” said David Fergusson, Co-CEO and President, The M&A Advisor. “PCE Investment Bankers represents the best of the M&A industry in 2015 and earned these honors by standing out in a group of very impressive candidates.”
The Gala is the premier celebration of the year for the industry’s leading M&A Dealmakers and was held in conjunction with the 2015 M&A Advisor Summit that featured over 400 of the industry’s leading M&A professionals participating in exclusive interactive forums led by over 35 M&A, media, academic, and stalwarts.