Transition Planning for Business Owners (Investment Professionals)
Please join us on Tuesday, January 19th at 11:45am at the Hilton Garden Inn in Benton Harbor, MI. Lunch will be provided and the presentation will begin at 12pm. The topic will be Transition Planning for Business Owners presented by John Sweeney, Managing Director of Hilliard Lyons.
John T. Sweeney rejoined Hilliard Lyons Investment Banking as a Managing Director in 2010 after four years as a Principal-owner of bCatalyst Advisors, a middle market M&A boutique based in Louisville, Kentucky. From 1997 to 2006, Mr. Sweeney was a vice president in the Investment Banking Group with Hilliard Lyons, also in Louisville, focusing on middle-market M&A and public and private capital raising.
Prior to joining Hilliard Lyons in 1997, Mr. Sweeney spent two years as a partner with Southern Capital Corporation, a Richmond, Virginia based middle-market private equity firm. Prior to Southern Capital, he worked in the New York City based Mergers and Acquisitions Group of Morgan Stanley Investment Banking, and in the FIG-Insurance Investment Banking Group at CS First Boston. Mr Sweeney received his MBA from the Amos Tuck School of Business Administration at Dartmouth College, and his BA from Amherst College. He is Board Treasurer for The Kentucky Opera, and on the Board of Family & Children's Place, both in Louisville, KY. Mr. Sweeney is happily married to Ann, and they live in Louisville with their four children.