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The Forbes M+A Group Adds Investment Banker, Jon Wiley, to Its Team of Senior Advisors

Mr. Wiley Brings 20 Years of Financial Analysis and Advisory Experience; Will Expand the Company’s Capital Formation Practice

Greenwood Village, CO, United States (November 30, 2016) – The Forbes M+A Group (www.forbesma.com), a leading transaction advisory firm, today announced that Jon Wiley has joined the company as a Managing Director. Mr. Wiley will use his extensive experience to help owners of late-stage growth companies source and negotiate investments from institutional investors.

Jon Wiley has worked in the financial analysis and advisory industry for 20 years, where he was dedicated to providing the highest quality corporate finance and strategic advisory services to middle market companies nationwide. He has advised companies in a variety of industries including medical devices, food and beverage, energy and technology, aerospace, technology, and oilfield services. Mr. Wiley also advised numerous specialty lenders in sourcing debt and equity investments including lines of credit and warehouse facilities ranging to hundreds of millions of dollars.

“I have had the pleasure of working with Jon on a successful capital raise transaction and was very impressed with his approach to assisting clients,” said Bob Forbes, President of The Forbes M+A Group. “His desire to get the best possible deal for the client closely mirrors the approach of all our advisors. We are trusted advocates for our clients and pay meticulous attention to the details to ensure the most optimal outcome. Jon’s capital formation expertise allows us to more fully meet the needs of every business owner. We are privileged to have him join our team.”

Prior to joining The Forbes M+A Group, Mr. Wiley was a Managing Director at DealSource Partners, a middle market investment bank. Before DealSource, he was Managing Director at Hunter Wise Financial Group, LLC. Mr. Wiley began his career with Standard and Poor’s as a senior financial data analyst for public companies in the oil & gas, financial services and gaming industries. After leaving S&P, he joined the banking industry, working with a group that managed over $150 million in assets.

“The opportunity to work with a nationally known, award-winning investment bank based in Colorado was very attractive to me,” said Jon Wiley, new Managing Director at The Forbes M+A Group. “I have been familiar with The Forbes M+A Group and the reputation of its senior advisors for many years. I am looking forward to being a part of this impressive team and working together to expand its capital formation practice.”

Jon graduated with a BS in Finance from the University of Colorado and received his MBA from the Graziadio School of Business and Management at Pepperdine University. He is currently active with both schools as a mentor, advisor and guest speaker.

The Forbes M+A Group

The Forbes M+A Group is Denver, CO-based mergers and acquisitions advisory firm serving sellers or buyers in middle-market M&A transactions. It applies meticulous attention to detail in helping business owners develop and execute M&A strategy, acquire companies and partner with investor groups for growth, and maximize value in an eventual exit. For more information on the company, please visit: www.forbesma.com or phone 303-770-6017.

Media Contact: Lisa Holmes +1 (303) 770-6017, lisa@ForbesMA.com