2013 Iowa M&A Conference

Des Moines, Iowa
Wednesday, August 07, 2013
12:45 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.      Registration
 
1:00 p.m. - 1:05 p.m. Opening Remarks
  • Mike Abbott, Faegre Baker Daniels
  • Bruce Engler, Faegre Baker Daniels
1:05 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Pre-deal Considerations
LOIs/ NDAs/ Auction Strategies

  • Moderator: Chris Hofstad, Faegre Baker Daniels
  • Terry Bressler, Prairie Capital Advisors, Inc. 
  • Rich Cohan, Aviva USA
  • Bruce Engler, Faegre Baker Daniels
  • Gary O’Brien, Quetico Partners LLC
  • Brett Petersen, NCP, Inc.
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. International Aspects

  • Moderator: George Martin, Faegre Baker Daniels
  • Mike Clausman, Hormel Foods Corporation
  • Dan Cosgrove, Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc.
  • Linda Crow, Faegre Baker Daniels
  • John Zieser, Meredith Corporation
3:00 p.m. - 3:10 p.m. Break 
 
3:10 p.m. - 4:10 p.m. Seller Financing / Earnouts
  • Moderator: Keith Radtke, Faegre Baker Daniels

  • Terri Combs, Faegre Baker Daniels
  • Kyle Crowe, Greene Holcomb & Fisher, LLC

  • John Mickelson, The PrivateBank

  • Tom Slaughter, Mittera Group

4:10 p.m. - 4:20 p.m. Break
 
4:20 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. 2013 M&A Market Update
Including items specific to the Iowa Market

  • Moderator: Mike Abbott, Faegre Baker Daniels

  • Dave Arringdale, CST, Inc. 

  • Ty Doggett, McGladrey

  • Steve Jacobs, BCC Advisers

  • Dustin Thomas, Capital Management Associates, Inc.
  • Shane Slominski, Tonka Bay Equity Partners

5:15 p.m. - 5:20 p.m. Closing Remarks 
 
5:20 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception
 

Contact Information

Payment Instructions

  • Individual Registration: $150/person
    Group Registration: $100/person