Madison Street Capital Comes Up A Big Winner At the 2017 M&A Advisor Awards Gala

Investment Banking
February 6, 2018

Every year a financial industry organization called M&A Advisor holds their annual M&A Advisor Awards. The 2017 event was their 16th and a gala for their awards was held in New York City at the Metropolitan Club. One of the big winners of the night was an outfit out of Chicago, Illinois, called Madison Street Capital, LLC. They won the Debt Financing Deal of the Year award which was presented to them due to the work they had done for WLR Automotive.

David Fergusson is the president and co-CEO of M&A Advisors. When releasing a press statement about how Madison Street Capital won he wrote that they were chosen out of 650 other companies in the industry. He said this award was their highest honor when it comes to mergers & acquisitions. He said that they represented the best that the financial industry has to offer when it comes to these types of transactions.

Chief Executive Officer Charles Botchway of Madison Street Capital was on hand to personally accept the award. He said that it was the entire team that contributed but especially the person who took the lead, Senior Managing Director Barry Petersen. He also thanked his client WLR Automotive.

This gala is one of the highlights of the year for companies in this industry. Other winners on this big night included ACG New York’s Executive Director Robert Blumenthal who received a career award called the Tom Farrell Memorial Award. Also the chairman and chief executive officer of Winchester Capital, Ceaser Anquillare, won the 2017 Leadership Award.

At Madison Street Capital their specialty is helping mid-sized companies through their financial services. The Madison Street Capital reputation as both a buy-side and sell-side m&a advisor is well-known in the industry. They offer a wide range of services well beyond handling the details of mergers and acquisitions transactions. They can help companies raise capital, preserve wealth, engage in tax planning, and provide extensive business valuation services among many other specialties. They have a team with deep experience in multiple industries like energy, healthcare, technology, media, and transportation.

It was in 2005 that Madison Street Capital was established. It was co-founded by two business partners, Charles Botchway and Anthony Marsala. In addition to its offices in Chicago, they have also opened offices overseas in both Asia and Africa.


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