Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) November 23, 2010
Cherry Tree & Associates, LLC announced today that it has expanded its middle-market investment banking practice into North Texas and appointed Wade Myers as Managing Director of its new Dallas/Fort Worth office.
"We’ve been working with Wade in various roles over the past fifteen years and we are delighted to have him join us as the founder and leader of our North Texas office,” said Gordon Stofer, Managing Partner of the firm. "Wade’s past experience as a serial entrepreneur and CEO of high-growth companies adds tremendous value to our growth-oriented clients and we are delighted to now serve the North Texas market with our services.”
Myers has founded or co-founded, invested in, and been a director of 25 companies. He has had the role of CEO in five of those companies, including firms that grew into a global IT services company and a nationwide real estate services company. He has completed 15 mergers and acquisitions transactions and has initiated or participated in nearly 40 institutional financings. His work experience also includes roles as the chairman of a venture capital firm, venture partner/ entrepreneur in residence for two venture capital firms, board member of an $850 million investment firm, strategy consultant with the Boston Consulting Group, and sales and marketing executive for Mobil Corporation. Wade also served as an Airborne Ranger in the U.S. Army where he was a decorated veteran of the Gulf War. He is a registered representative of Cherry Tree’s FINRA-licensed broker/dealer and his education includes an MBA from Harvard University where he graduated as a Baker Scholar.
About Cherry Tree
Cherry Tree is a financial advisory firm offering investment banking, investment management and wealth management services. Established in 1980, the firm is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and specializes in serving entrepreneurial managers and successful families. Cherry Tree provides investment banking services through its FINRA-licensed broker-dealer. Its M&A practice works with successful entrepreneurial business leaders and established corporations to build value and maximize liquidity opportunities and the company’s institutional private placement services are offered to growing companies that offer a unique business vision. For more information, visit http://www.CherryTree.com.
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