M&A Symposium


M&A Next Symposium

Tampa Bay, Florida | September 17

Want to dive into the “next” practices in the world of M&A?

This highly interactive event is designed to provide M&A education and practical application through interactive roundtable discussions, thought leadership from expert panelists, and focused networking to connect leaders from across the country. You will end the day better informed about the opportunities for M&A as a growth strategy.

Thank you to our M&A Next Sponsor

M&A Next Speakers

Taylor Dolan
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Tracey Eaves
Director, Valuation Advisory Services
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Joseph Furey
President & CEO
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Peter Grupp
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Grayson Hale
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Sarah Kinard
Market Research Partner
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Tony Mirchandani
Chief Executive Officer
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Mick Renshaw
Chief Executive Officer
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Bo Sutton
Co-Founder and Partner
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Tom Secker
SVP, Corporate Development
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Will Swearingen
Principal & Director of Ownership Transition
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Monday, September 16, 2024

3:00 pm
Registration Table Opens
4:30-6:30 pm
Welcome Reception
5:00-5:45 pm
Opening Bayside Chat - The Rapidly Changing M&A Landscape

Tuesday, September 17, 2024

8:00 am
9:00 am
State of M&A in the AEC Industry

Review of the record-breaking M&A activity in 2024 and the key trends that will impact M&A with Tracey D. Eaves, MBA, CBA, CVA, BCA, CMEA

9:30 am
Insights Panel: AEC Industry Deal Dynamics & Influencers

Industry leaders share their valuable insights

10:45 am
Small Group Roundtables
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
Breakout Session One

A: Building the dream team to drive acquisition success

B: Getting your firm ready to buy or sell

C: Latest trends on EBITDA multiples and deal structures

2:15 pm
Breakout Session Two

A: Integration best practices and keeping a recruiting mindset throughout M&A

B: Valuation challenges and the effect on ownership transition

C: Integration insights to get faster ROI

3:30 pm
Closing Keynote: How We Used M&A to Become an Award-winning Global Firm

with Joe Furey, President of Micheal Graves Architecture

4:30 pm
Closing Comments & Adjourn
5:00-6:30 pm
2024 ElevateAEC Welcome Reception

Mergers & Acquisitions


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