AGC Attracts Record Attendance at its 16th Annual Boston Technology Growth Conference

November 8, 2019 (Boston, MA) - AGC Partners is pleased to announce record attendance at its Boston Technology Growth Conference on Thursday, November 7th, 2019 at the Intercontinental Hotel.  This was AGC’s 16th year running this conference and by far, it was the largest. The event featured 220+ CEOs and founder-owners of private tech companies, 250 professional investors from the top PE/VC firms globally, corporate development professional from the top 50 tech strategic acquirers globally, and 700+ attendees overall. These attendees generated more than 2,200 one-on-one meetings. Feedback from attendees was overwhelmingly positive, and can be summed up best by the… of "AGC Attracts Record Attendance at its 16th Annual Boston Technology Growth Conference

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Bob Renner Joins AGC Partners and Opens New Atlanta Office

AGC Continues to Expand Its Reach With a Focus on Local Tech Investors and Entrepreneurs With the Hire of Bob Renner to Head Its Newest Regional Office in Atlanta

April 2, 2019 (Atlanta, GA)- AGC Partners is pleased to announce the continuation of its expansion efforts both globally and domestically with the hiring of its newest Partner, Bob Renner, who has joined AGC Partners and will open a new Atlanta office. Bob is a seasoned entrepreneur, initially serving as CTO followed by over 16 years as CEO and President of Liaison Technologies, a company which he founded and grew to become a leading data management and integration solutions provider with over 500 employees worldwide. While at Liaison, Bob directed all aspects of corporate financing and operations, overall strategy and… of "Bob Renner Joins AGC Partners and Opens New Atlanta Office

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AGC Continues to Expand by Opening an Office In Los Angeles

Elena Marcus Heads to Los Angeles to Run New AGC Office

July 11, 2018 (Los Angeles, CA)—AGC Partners expands its West Coast presence with the opening of its new Los Angeles, CA office. The addition of a Los Angeles office is the latest of a series of big moves by AGC to increase its reach to both the global and local tech community. Within the past 12 months, AGC has opened offices in LA, Chicago, and Dallas. The Los Angeles office will be run by Elena Marcus, a rising star Partner at AGC. During Elena's 9 years at AGC she has advised on more than 50 completed strategic advisory and capital… of "AGC Continues to Expand by Opening an Office In Los Angeles

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AGC Hires Tristan Snyder as Partner and Head of the Dallas Office

AGC Continues to Expand its Reach and Focus on Local Tech Investors and Entrepreneurs

February 8, 2018 (Dallas, TX)—AGC Partners is pleased to announce the continuation of its expansion efforts to grow both globally and locally with the hiring of its newest Partner, Tristan Snyder, who joins its new Dallas office. Tristan is a seasoned investment banker with over 12 years of sector-specific expertise, including SaaS, Cloud Computing, Tech-Enabled Business Services and Digital Media. He has completed more than 40 M&A and capital raising transactions, creating more than $4 billion of enterprise value for a diverse base of technology clients. Tristan started his banking career at Merrill Lynch where he worked as an Analyst… of "AGC Hires Tristan Snyder as Partner and Head of the Dallas Office

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AGC Hires Mike Parker as Partner and Head of the Chicago Office

AGC Partners is pleased to announce its continued expansion with the hiring of its newest Partner, Mike Parker

October 3, 2017 (Chicago, IL)—AGC Partners is pleased to announce its continued expansion with the hiring of its newest Partner, Mike Parker. Mike's focus areas include enterprise software/SaaS, digital media, consumer technologies, internet of things, artificial intelligence and machine learning, among others. Mike is a seasoned M&A banker with experience advising and executing transactions for leading technology companies from Fortune 500 firms to high-growth venture backed startups. Most recently, Mike was an M&A banker with Lazard based in Chicago. Prior to Lazard, Mike spent a number of years in Silicon Valley as Vice President of Business Operations & Strategy at… of "AGC Hires Mike Parker as Partner and Head of the Chicago Office

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The CEO’s Role in Cyber Risks to the Enterprise

Maria Lewis Kussmaul gives interview on the CEO Academy

May 8, 2017 (Boston, MA) - AGC Partners is pleased to announce that Maria Lewis Kussmaul, Co-Founder, Partner, and Head of IT Security, was recently featured as a special guest in a radio interview on the CEO Academy. Pam Lassiter, Host of the CEO Academy, interviewed Maria about "The CEO’s Role in Cyber Risks to the Enterprise." Given the multiple large cyber-incursions into corporations, governments, military, and financial systems, CEOs and Boards all need to ensure their enterprise strategies and practices to manage risk. Maria provides you with your system for oversight: 1. Hygiene: basics including employee training, structure, off-boarding, etc. 2. Asset… of "The CEO’s Role in Cyber Risks to the Enterprise

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Greg Roth joins AGC Partners

Veteran Banker Hired to Expand Silicon Valley Office

November 1, 2016 (San Francisco, CA)—AGC Partners is pleased to announce its continued expansion with the hiring of its newest Partner, Greg Roth. Greg Roth joins AGC in its Silicon Valley office. With this addition, AGC's West Coast office expands its breadth of coverage and deepens its resources to better serve existing and future clients in this critical market. Greg will primarily focus on enterprise software and security. Greg has over 20 years of experience working as an investment banker and principal investor, and has completed over 100 transactions with an aggregate transaction value exceeding $30 billion. He spent the… of "Greg Roth joins AGC Partners

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Linda Gridley Joins AGC Partners

Veteran Banker Joins as Co-Head of Digital Media Group

September 10, 2014 (Boston, MA and NY, NY)—AGC Partners is pleased to announce that Linda Gridley has joined the firm's NY office as a Partner and Co-Head of its Digital Media Group. Linda brings a wealth of Wall Street expertise including over 25 years focusing on technology transactions. For the past 13 years, she was founder and CEO of Gridley & Company LLC, a NY-based boutique investment bank specializing in the Internet and Information Services industries. Linda is a strategic thought leader and has been a frequent speaker at Digital Media industry conferences, has authored comprehensive industry overviews, and has… of "Linda Gridley Joins AGC Partners

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Disruption Annual Conference Launches at Black Hat 2013

July 29th, 2013

DISRUPTION LAUNCHES AT BLACK HAT 2013 This Year's "Innovation at the Edge of Cybersecurity", First of Annual Conferences Boston, MA—July 29, 2013— Executives of AGC Partners; CyberUnited; and KEYW announced this week the launch of "Disruption 2013: Innovation at the Edge of Cybersecurity". The invitation only conference of senior security management and advisors will be held during Black Hat, Tuesday evening, July 30th at the Bellagio Hotel. The companies are the founding sponsors of the annual conference. According to Maria Lewis Kussmaul, founding partner, Investment Banking, AGC Partners "Disruption 2013" is the first in a series of conferences to explore… of "Disruption Annual Conference Launches at Black Hat 2013

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Stimulate the IPO Market

April, 2009 - The once powerful U.S. IPO market for emerging growth companies has devolved into a long-shot consideration for investors and entrepreneurs.

Boston Business Journal - Opinion Piece by M. Benjamin Howe April 13, 2009 - The once powerful U.S. IPO market for emerging growth companies has devolved into a long-shot consideration for investors and entrepreneurs. The U.S. averaged roughly 500 initial public offerings annually during the 1990s but only 150 annually over the past seven years. Approximately two-thirds of the U.S. IPO market has vanished. Where would America’s competitive position be were it not for the most effective and vibrant IPO market in the world, which allowed access to public capital for promising young companies, entrepreneurs and eventual tech giants such as… of "Stimulate the IPO Market

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