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ITW divests industrial packaging unit, creates value via middle market M&A

Historically, ITW (NYSE: ITW) has been an avid acquirer of businesses.  A large multi-billion corporation, at one point it was comprised of nearly 800 smaller operating companies and was known for its appetite for acquisition. In fact, The DAK Group previously led several sell-side transactions in which

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“Understanding Strategic Business Value”


Lisa Stern, Managing Director, The DAK Group, will address the New York State Society of CPAs (NYSSCPA) in December 2012 on the topic of “Understanding Strategic Business Value”. She will discuss how valuations differ depending on the objective. For a market-based business valuation, a perspective of a

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“Enhancing Enterprise Value” topic for ACG-NJ

Association for Corporate Growth NJ

Lisa Stern, Managing Director, The DAK Group, will appear as a panelist at the next Bergen County meeting of the New Jersey chapter of Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) on Thursday, October 4. The evening’s topic is “Enhancing Enterprise Value.”  Ms. Stern will address specific ways to

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“A Strategic Perspective,” presentation at NJ ICLE

In April 2012, Alan Scharfstein presented his talk, “Applying a Strategic Perspective: Buyers and the M&A Transaction Process” at the NJ ICLE symposium. Addressing an audience of New Jersey attorneys, Alan outlined the motivations of strategic buyers seeking complements to existing products, geographies, or services. “Adopting a

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“Increase the Value of Your Business”

The DAK Group speaks at ICMAD Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors

Michael Richmond, Managing Director at The DAK Group, addressed members of Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMAD) on the subject of improving the financial value of their businesses. In his talk in September 2011, he discussed the drivers of value and offered suggestions that would  enhance a

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