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Goldner Hawn Welcomes Brian McSharry as an Outside Strategic Advisor

Goldner Hawn is pleased to announce that Brian McSharry has agreed to be a Strategic Advisor to certain of its current and prospective portfolio companies. In his role as Strategic Advisor, Mr. McSharry will be an integral, hands-on board member working closely with Goldner Hawn portfolio company leadership teams to drive strategy and operational best practices.

Mr. McSharry has over 30 years of experience and expertise, with a track record of success within the industrial manufacturing, distribution, and business services industry sectors. Most recently, Mr. McSharry was the President & CEO of Midwest Industrial Rubber. Prior to that, Brian held President & CEO roles at RESA Power Solutions and A&A Manufacturing, respectively.

Mr. McSharry has an extensive history of working with private equity firms to improve financial performance through organic and acquisitive growth. Over the past ten years, Brian has led three successful private equity exits and completed over fifteen acquisitions. Brian is an active board member for several companies including Concept Machine Tool, a Goldner Hawn portfolio company.

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 seeks to back management teams of businesses with $5 million to $20 million of EBITDA in industries including specialty industrial manufacturing, value-added distribution, consumer products and services, and outsourced business services. Goldner Hawn has made over 100 platform and add-on investments in companies with total transaction values exceeding $4 billion. For more information, call 612-338-5912 or visit