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Rick Rickertsen

Rick Rickertsen is the Managing Partner of Pine Creek Partners, a private equity firm based in Washington DC that offers capital and guidance for growing companies and the executives who currently or in the future will run them. Pine Creek was founded on the belief that entrepreneurs are unique leaders whose vision and energy is the core of a successful company. Through constructive and confidential partnerships with them, Pine Creek provides advice and capital for funding for business expansion, acquisition, or shareholder liquidity. Pine Creek focuses on companies with at least $5 million in revenues. Rick Rickertsen also is the author of two well known books, Buyout: The Insiders Guide to Buying Your Own Company and Sell Your Business Your Way: Getting Out, Getting Rich, and Getting on With Your Life. Learn more about Pine Creek Partners at
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Your Corporate Development Strategy: Five Questions to Ask When Selecting an Investment Banking Partner

Most corporate executives fully understand the “strategic planning” process that projects the enterprise’s corporate objectives and initiatives over a five to seven year period. Many corporate management teams employ a strategic planning firm to facilitate the planning process which levels the playing field and results in the most objective and targeted strategic plan.

Corporate owners …