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Cagan McAfee Capital Partners Teams with Myles Sherman to Acquire Minimally Invasive Devices

Objective Capital Partners Acted as Financial Advisor to MID

 San Diego, CA- August 21, 2017 – Objective Capital Partners, a leading M&A investment banking firm specializing in middle market M&A, healthcare & life sciences and valuation advisory services, is pleased to announce the successful closing of one of its advisory engagements with Minimally Invasive Devices (MID), privately-held medical device and market leading laparoscopic surgery solutions company, upon its acquisition by Cagan McAfee Capital Partners and seasoned investor/operator, Myles Sherman of Austin, TX. Objective Capital Partners acted as financial advisors to MID. (more…)

Objective Capital Partners’ Trever Acers to Address Business Exit Strategies at September ACG San Diego Event

Managing Director to Discuss Exit Options for Business Owners and C-Level Executives

San Diego, CA- August 10, 2017 – Objective Capital Partners, a leading M&A investment banking firm specializing in middle market M&A, healthcare & life sciences and valuation advisory services, is pleased to announce that one of its Managing Directors, Trever Acers, will serve on a panel of experts at the September event of the Association for Corporate Growth San Diego (ACG San Diego). The event entitled, “What’s Your Exit Strategy”, will be held on September 19, 2017 from 7-9 AM at Lomas Santa Fe Country Club in Solana Beach, CA.  Business Owners and C-level executives are encouraged to attend a Private Company Forum (PCF) from 9-10 AM.   (more…)

Cannon Safe Announces Partnership with MidOcean Partners To Acquire Stack-On Products

Objective Capital Partners Acted as Financial Advisor to Cannon Safe

San Diego, CA- August 7, 2017 – Objective Capital Partners, a leading M&A investment banking firm specializing in middle market M&A, healthcare & life sciences and valuation advisory services, is pleased to announce the successful closing of one of its advisory engagements with Cannon Safe, Inc.  Cannon Safe, the market leader in the start-to-finish manufacturing of large scale residential safes and the leading innovator of quick-access home defense safes under the GunVault brand, recently announced a partnership with MidOcean Partners, a premier middle market private equity firm focused on consumer and business services, to acquire Stack-On Products, a market leader in secure storage and home organization. (more…)

ACG San Diego Elects Objective Capital Partners’ Crean to Its Board of Directors

Managing Director to Serve as Chair of Marketing Committee

San Diego, CA- August 1, 2017 – Objective Capital Partners, a leading M&A investment banking firm specializing in middle market M&A, healthcare & life sciences and valuation advisory services, is pleased to announce that one of its Managing Directors, David H. Crean, Ph.D., was elected to serve on the Board of Directors for the San Diego Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG San Diego).  The Chapter also added Jay Robinson-Duff, VP, First American Trust to its Board.  Dr. Crean has been a member of ACG for the past two years and will lead the Chapter’s marketing efforts.  At Objective Capital Partners, he is responsible for the firm’s strategy targeted at companies in the Healthcare and Life Sciences sector including pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical technology, medical device, supplies, manufacturing and life science tools/ diagnostic firms looking for M&A, partnering, strategic advisory and capital financing options. (more…)

Business Exit Planning, Getting a Business Ready for Sale and Building Business Value

Objective Capital Partners’ Trever Acers to Address
North County Estate Planning Council of San Diego on August 1, 2017

San Diego, CA- July 24, 2017 – Objective Capital Partners, a leading M&A investment banking firm specializing in middle market M&A and capital raise, healthcare & life sciences and valuation advisory services, is pleased to announce that one of its Managing Directors, Trever Acers, will be a panel speaker at the North County Estate Planning Council of San Diego on Tuesday, August 1, 2017. Mr. Acers will address Building and Protecting Business Value to Maximize Realized Dollars and Achieving Transaction Readiness and will be joined by fellow panelists Bob Copeland of Sheppard Mullin and Keith Troutman of Squar Milner. The event will be held at Morgan Run Club & Resort, 5690 Cancha de Golf, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92091 from 7-9 AM. The guest fee for non-members is $30 and members attend free of charge. (more…)

Important Considerations in the Sale of Your Clients Business

Objective Capital’s Channing Hamlet to present on

July 6, 2017 at Southern California Institute

San Diego, CA- June 26, 2017 – Objective Capital Partners, a leading M&A investment banking firm specializing in middle market M&A and capital raise, healthcare & life sciences and valuation advisory services, is pleased to announce that one of its Managing Directors, Channing Hamlet, will be a panel speaker as part of Southern California Institute’s (SCI) Thursday Insights on July 6, 2017. Greg Banner of Asset Preservation Strategies, Inc.will join Mr. Hamlet in presenting Important Considerations in the Sale of Your Clients Business. In this session, Greg and Channing will cover a number of core concepts that advisors can use to advise clients at this critical juncture in their personal and business life.  Specifically, they will discuss methods to maximize sale price, assess the sale for fit with client’s objectives, and methods to maximize after-tax cash. (more…)

Objective Capital’s Dr. David Crean to Address Entrepreneurs on Due Diligence Issues

San Diego Startup Week — June 19th – 23rd, 2017

San Diego, CA- June 19, 2017 – Objective Capital Partners, a leading M&A investment banking firm specializing in middle-market M&A and capital raise, healthcare & life sciences and valuation advisory services, is pleased to announce that one of its Managing Directors, David H. Crean, Ph.D., will be a panel speaker as part of San Diego Startup Week on June 19-23, 2017 in San Diego, CA. Dr. Crean will address issues to consider on due diligence from an investment banker’s perspective on June 21, 2017. He will be joined by fellow panelists Jeremy Glaser, Attorney and Partner at Mintz Levin, Brent Grenado, General Partner at Sway Ventures, Patrick Henry, CEO at Quest Fusion, and Walt Tendler, CFO at Mission Venture. (more…)

Objective Capital’s Dr. David Crean to Judge Life Sciences Company Pitches at Start-Up Stadium 2017

Start-up and Emerging Companies to Present at BIO2017

San Diego, CA- June 12, 2017 – Objective Capital Partners, a leading M&A investment banking firm specializing in middle-market M&A and capital raise, healthcare & life sciences and valuation advisory services, is pleased to announce that one of its Managing Directors, David H. Crean, Ph.D., will serve as a Judge for company finalists during live presentations as part of BIO 2017 Start-Up Stadium on June 20-22, 2017 in San Diego, CA. As the world’s largest biotechnology event, the BIO International Convention provides several specialized opportunities geared towards start-up and emerging companies. The Start-Up Stadium was designed to provide start-up companies with the opportunity to engage key members of the investment community, venture philanthropy groups, and BIO attendees. (more…)

The Math Behind the Aftermath Driving a Private-Public Merger Transaction: Mast Therapeutics and Savara

Objective Capital’s Dr. David Crean to Moderate M&A

Panel Discussion for ACG San Diego on June 20, 2017

San Diego, CA- June 6, 2017 – Objective Capital Partners, a leading M&A investment banking firm specializing in middle market M&A and capital raise, healthcare & life sciences and valuation advisory services, is pleased to announce that one of its Managing Directors, David H. Crean, Ph.D., will serve as Moderator for ACG San Diego’s Hot Topics in Life Sciences M&A, June 20, 2017 at Lomas Santa Fe Country Club, Solana Beach, CA from 7-9 AM.

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Objective Capital’s Dr. David Crean to Address International Bar Association’s 5th Annual World Life Sciences Conference in San Diego, CA

Panel Discussion on Life Sciences Transactions, Research Collaborations, and Licensing Models to be presented on June 17, 2017

San Diego, CA- May 31, 2017 – Objective Capital Partners, a leading M&A investment banking firm specializing in middle market M&A and capital raise, healthcare & life sciences and valuation advisory services, is pleased to announce that one of its Managing Directors, David H. Crean, Ph.D., will serve as a panel member and address legal professionals at the 5th Annual World Life Sciences Conference, June 16–17, 2017 at the Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego, CA. The conference is presented by the International Bar Association (IBA), a global voice for the legal profession. The event will feature dynamic roundtable sessions covering the hottest topics and the latest developments from across the different sectors of the Life Science Industry. (more…)