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Partner Anthony Choe Wins ’40 Under 40′ from M&A Advisor Recognition Awards

Featured Partner: Anthony Choe Brentwood Associates announces Partner Anthony Choe is one of the 2011 M&A Advisor  "40 Under 40" Award Winners. The second annual M&A Advisor Recognition Awards aim to recognize and promote...

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Buyouts’ Five Questions with Bill Barnum

Featured Partner: Bill Barnum

For its recurring special section “Five Questions With,” Buyoutsreporter Greg Roth interviewed Brentwood Associates Partner Bill Barnum about the most important trends in consumer private equity, whether social media is important for...

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Buyouts asks Bill Barnum five questions on private equity, industry trends and social media Bill Barnum, managing partner at Brentwood Associates, was featured in the “Five Questions With” column of Buyouts on June 6th, 2011. Barnum answered questions on the current status of consumer private-equity funding and the size of the companies Brentwood pursues. He also addressed how Brentwood Associates' portfolio companies use social media and whether or not Facebook and Twitter relate to their bottom line. Below are some of the highlights from Barnum's answers.

  may have been more volatile during the downturn, but now it seems to be recovering quite strongly. The size of companies we usually go after have $55 million to $25 million in Ebitda, so at that size, they're not likely to be...

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