2 results for tag: Pat D’Angelo


My Business Partner of 3-Decades, Pat D’Angelo

As a young auditor, at the end of a long day, the controller for the large truck dealership I was auditing explained that business partnerships are a lot like marriages: high days, low days, quiet days, and even angry days. After 23 plus years of being Pat D’Angelo’s business partner, I can personally attest to the vast understatement by that friendly advice-providing controller oh those many years ago.   Every business partnership is like a marriage. It takes two to survive. I tip my hat to Pat as he sets the ultimate example of what a long-term business partner should be: friend, mentor, counselor, listener, and coach. Pa...

The Matisse of Private Equity Mergers and Acquisitions

Why Pat D'Angelo is the Matisse of Private Equity Mergers and Acquisitions The Thrill of the Buy and the Agony of the Exit As a Certified Mergers and Acquisition Advisor, Pat D’Angelo has consistently demonstrated his skills, knowledge, and abilities to help both sellers and buyers of Small and Medium sized business (SMBs with revenues between $1 and $25M USD/year) navigate the many different paths to buying and selling closely held business.   Family-owned businesses and smaller entrepreneurial enterprises are each unique. There is no public market to access capital and valuations are not merely subjective, they require the buyers ...