Leading a Pathway to Success
Brent L. Paris
Founder & ChairmanBrent has over 25 years of experience advising and growing middle market businesses. Brent has over 15 years of private equity experience, including as a Partner with Dubin Clark & Company, a middle market private equity firm with offices in Boston, MA and Ponte Vedra Beach, FL. Brent is primarily involved with new business activity – sourcing, execution and closing standalone and add-on acquisitions, as well as supporting current portfolio companies. Previously, he was an Associate at Latek Capital Corporation, a middle market investment banking firm. During business school, Brent worked as an Analyst with money management firms Waveland Capital Management and Brinson Partners. Brent has a CPA and served as an Accounting Manager at fund-of-funds firm Grosvenor Capital Management and as a Senior Tax Accountant for Altschuler, Melvoin & Glasser, a large regional public accounting firm in Chicago.
Brent received a B.S. in Accounting from Indiana University School of Business and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. Brent is a CPA. Brent currently serves on the board of the North Florida chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) and formerly served as a Director of ACG International and ACG Connecticut. Brent is currently Chairman of PPC Event Services, Inc, SGA Production Services and M&M- the Special Events Company. Brent is a member of Young Presidents Organization(YPO).
Mark W. PasterikMark has over thirty(30) years of operational, logistics and business development experience and over fifteen(15) years of acquisition experience. Mark works with PVB Capital due to his experience and interest in the event industry. Prior to joining PVB Capital, Mark managed eleven acquisitions for Classic Party Rentals, including target identification, negotiation, due diligence and financial modeling. Mark has strong operations experience due to his tenure at RR Donnelley. At RR Donnelley, Mark managed a profitable $60 million business and managed a 250 person logistics division. Mark began his career at BP/Amoco, responsible for business development and acquisitions in various divisions.
Mark received a B.A. from Northern Illinois University and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. Mark is a CPA.
Sandra Kelk ParisSandra’s core experience is in consumer packaged goods product management, market research, strategy, process improvement, and operations. Sandra has experience growing existing brands as well as new product launches. Sandra’s experience includes Five Points Consulting, Greenfield Online (Toluna), Information Resources (SymphonyIRI), Sara Lee Bakery and Kimberly-Clark.
Sandra received a B.S. in Business Administration, cum laude, from Bucknell University and an M.B.A. from Northwestern’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management.