HOUSTON, TEXAS (April 21, 2022) – Management of Statesman Corporate Finance, LLC (“Statesman”) is pleased to announce that Statesman has been recognized by the Houston Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (“ACG”) as the winner in three categories (two transactions) at the Fifth Annual Deal of the Year Awards. The awards ceremony took place at the River Oaks Country Club, Tuesday, April 19th.
Statesman’s advisory in The Acquisition of Ekstrom Aquaculture by Bowers & Saha Aquaculture was the winner in the General Business Services Deal of the Year category.
Statesman’s advisory in The Acquisition of The Healthy Lunch Box by Riveter Capital was the winner in both the Health & Wellness Deal of the Year and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Deal of the Year category.
ACG Houston’s Deal of the Year event is focused on celebrating Houston’s booming middle-market deal community and honoring the deals and dealmakers who drive the middle market resulting in job growth, capital formation and the advancement of meaningful business relationships. The criteria for the nominations includes a closing date between January 1, 2021 and December 31, 2021, where the company being transacted, or strategic buyer, is based in the Greater Houston area. The nomination criteria included details such as transaction value range, industry focus and type of transaction as well as anecdotal commentary on what makes the deal unique. Judges evaluated deals based on the parties’ submissions as well as the overall story, economic and strategic impact, stakeholder value and professional expertise. To learn more about the ACG 2021 Deal of the Year Awards click here. For a complete list of ACG Houston’s 2021-2022 Deal of the Year Award Winners, please click here.
Founded in 1954, ACG is a global organization with 59 chapters and over 14,500 members. Doing business is at the heart of the ACG membership experience. Chapters in the U.S., Canada, Europe and Asia bring deal-makers together to help them achieve their business and professional goals.
Statesman Corporate Finance, LLC is the FINRA-licensed broker dealer affiliate of Statesman Business Advisors, LLC. With offices in Houston and Austin, Texas, Statesman is a leading middle-market investment banking firm providing merger and acquisition, capital formation, valuation, and other general corporate financial advisory services to middle-market companies.