Western Reserve Partners promotes five

Financial advisor Western Reserve Partners has promoted Kevin Mayer, Kevin White and Daniel Callanan to managing directors, Andrew Male to director and Gregory Hill to associate. Callanan was made managing director with Western Reserve Valuation Services.

Press Release

Western Reserve Partners is pleased to announce the promotion of:

 Kevin J. Mayer to Managing Director
 Kevin W. White to Managing Director
 Daniel P. Callanan to Managing Director, Western Reserve Valuation Services
 Andrew P. Male to Director
 Gregory A. Hill to Associate

Kevin J. Mayer
Managing Director
Mr. Mayer joined Western Reserve in 2008 and leads transactions in the firm’s Industrial practice. He has over 15 years of investment banking experience, having previously worked for KeyBanc Capital Markets, Thayer Capital Partners and Robertson, Stephens and Co. Mr. Mayer’s educational background includes a B.A. in Political Science from Yale University and M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Outside of Western Reserve, he dedicates his time to supporting Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital, St. Malachi Center and the Yale Alumni Association.
Kevin M. White
Managing Director
Mr. White joined Western Reserve in 2009, leads transactions in the firm’s Industrial practice and heads Western Reserve’s Financial Sponsor Coverage practice. He has over 17 years of investment banking experience, having previously worked for Citigroup Inc. and Wertheim Schroder and Co. Mr. White earned his A.B. in Economics (magna cum laude) from Princeton University and J.D. (cum laude) from Harvard Law School. Outside of Western Reserve, he dedicates his time to supporting Great Lakes Theater, the Princeton Association of Northern Ohio, the Harvard Club of Northeastern Ohio and the Association for Corporate Growth.
Daniel P. Callanan
Managing Director, Western Reserve Valuation Services
Mr. Callanan joined Western Reserve Valuation Services shortly after its founding in 2012. He has over 20 years of valuation experience, having previously worked for ComStock Advisors, JP Morgan/Chase (formerly Bank One), Willamette Management Associates and Arthur Andersen and Company. Mr. Callanan’s educational background includes a B.A. in Economics and Management from DePauw University and M.B.A. from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business. For more than 15 years, he has been an Accredited Senior Appraiser in Business Valuation granted by The American Society of Appraisers (“ASA”), and he is currently a member of the Employee Stock Ownership Association.
Andrew P. Male
Mr. Male joined Western Reserve in 2007 and executes transactions in the firm’s Consumer and Business Services practices. He has over 13 years of financial advisory experience, having previously served as a consultant for Stax Inc. Mr. Male earned his B.S. in Organizational Change from Northwestern University and M.B.A. from the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University. Outside of Western Reserve, he dedicates his time to supporting The Intergenerational School, the University Hospitals Center for Retina and Macular Disease and Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital.
Gregory A. Hill
Mr. Hill joined Western Reserve in 2011, having previously served as an Analyst in Fifth Third Bank’s Middle Market Finance Group. He earned his B.S. in Finance and International Business from the Dauch College of Business at Ashland University. Outside of Western Reserve, Mr. Hill dedicates his time to supporting St. Malachi Center, Ashland University, HandsOn Cleveland and the Young ACG (“Association for Corporate Growth”), Cleveland Chapter.

About Western Reserve Partners LLC
Western Reserve provides M&A, capital raising and other financial advisory services to middle market companies across a focused set of industry verticals, including industrial, business services, consumer, healthcare, technology and real estate. With 35 professionals in three offices (including affiliates), Western Reserve delivers thoughtful advice, keen market insight and superior execution to its clients, both nationally and internationally. Western Reserve’s managing directors average nearly 30 years of experience and have directly executed more than 600 transactions throughout their careers.
Western Reserve Partners LLC is a member of M&A International, the world’s largest alliance of investment banking firms, as well as World Services Group, a global consortium of middle market focused law firms and other advisors, which provides unparalleled access to global companies and investors. The firm is a FINRA-member broker / dealer and member of SIPC.

For more information, please visit www.wesrespartners.com or call 216-589-0900.

About Western Reserve Valuation Services LLC
Western Reserve Valuation Services LLC, based in Columbus, Ohio, is a leading provider of valuation services and financial opinions relating to corporate finance transactions, corporate tax planning and compliance, succession planning and wealth preservation, employee stock ownership plans (“ESOPs”), financial reporting and portfolio / fund valuations.
Western Reserve Valuation Services is an affiliate of Western Reserve Partners LLC, a FINRA-member investment banking firm offering financial advisory services relating to mergers and acquisitions, capital raising and financial restructuring. For more information on Western Reserve Partners, please visit www.wesrespartners.com.