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Dylan Skule Joins the Goldner Hawn Team

Goldner Hawn announced that Dylan Skule has joined the firm as a Senior Associate. In this role Dylan is responsible for performing analysis and due diligence on new investment opportunities for the firm. He is also integrally involved as a member of Goldner Hawn’s portfolio company deal teams in the management of the firm’s investments.

Dylan joins Goldner Hawn from Hennepin Partners, a Minneapolis based investment banking firm, where he worked in mergers and acquisitions. Prior to his time at Hennepin Partners, he worked at Chartwell Financial Advisory in Minneapolis, where he focused on valuation and transaction advisory services. Dylan is a graduate of the University of St. Thomas (B.A.), where he graduated cum laude.

About Goldner Hawn
Goldner Hawn was founded in 1989 in Minneapolis, Minnesota and has been a source of private capital to leading lower middle market companies for over 30 years. With an investment philosophy centered on the principle of partnership, Goldner Hawn is looking to back management teams of businesses with $5 million to $20 million of EBITDA in industries including industrial manufacturing, value-added distribution, consumer products and services, and outsourced business services. Goldner Hawn has made over 90 platform and add-on investments in companies with total transaction values approaching $4 billion. For more information, call 612-338-5912 or visit

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