CARL MARKS ADVISORS EXPANDS INVESTMENT BANKING AND CONSULTING TEAM WITH MANAGING DIRECTOR

NEW YORK – October 28, 2015 – Carl Marks Advisors, a leading consulting and investment banking advisory firm to middle market companies, today announced that H. Brock Hudson joined the firm as managing director, supporting our investment banking and advisory teams, in the oil and gas sector.  Brock brings more than 30 years of experience as an energy lender and as a manager of oil and gas producing assets. Brock also structured and closed a number of complex and innovative financing transactions for middle market E&Ps. “Brock is  a tremendous asset to our…READ MORE >

CARL MARKS ADVISORS ADVISES ON SALE OF MAKER OF BULL FROG®, NO-AD® AND OCEAN POTION® SUN CARE BRANDS

NEW YORK – October 8, 2015 – Carl Marks Advisors acted as exclusive financial advisor and investment banker to Sun & Skin Care Research, LLC, maker of the Bull Frog®, NO-AD®, and Ocean Potion® sun care brands, in the sale of certain of its assets (including such brands) to SolSkyn Personal Care LLC. Sun & Skin Care Research is an independent sun care company that markets its three brands through food, drug, mass, and specialty retailers throughout the United States as well as internationally. In May, 2015, Carl Marks Advisors was engaged to…READ MORE >

The Deal Announces Second Annual Advisory Board Committee

NEW YORK, Oct. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, The Deal announced the formation of its second Advisory Committee. The group will advise on The Deal's editorial and product development efforts and is composed of a highly selective cross-section of the deal-making community.   "We enjoyed a very successful inaugural year of The Deal's Advisory Committee which helped advise on our product and editorial initiatives, including comprehensive reporting around activist investing and out-of-court restructuring, incorporating BoardEx corporate leadership profiles into The Deal and enhancing the BoardEx relationship capital product," said Jay Fox, Managing Director at The Deal. "We are thrilled…READ MORE >

CARL MARKS SECURITIES ADVISES JOE’S JEANS ON SALE OF JOE’S BRAND AND OPERATING ASSETS

NEW YORK – September 17, 2015 – Carl Marks Securities LLC acted as investment banker and chief restructuring advisor to denim retailer Joe’s Jeans Inc. [NASDAQ: JOEZ] on two transactions, the first of which closed on September 11 and involved the sale of the Joe’s® brand and substantially all of its operating assets to Sequential Brands Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SQBG) and Global Brands Group Holding Limited (“Global Brands”; SEHK Stock Code: 787). The transaction generated net proceeds of approximately $80 million. The second transaction, involving the merger of the remaining Hudson business with the…READ MORE >

CARL MARKS ADVISORS CONTINUES TO BUILD OUT FIRM’S INVESTMENT BANKING AND CONSULTING TEAM

NEW YORK – August 4, 2015 – Carl Marks Advisors, a leading consulting and investment banking advisory firm to middle market companies, today announced that it has added five professionals to its growing investment banking and consulting business, with immediate effect. These include: Benjiman Godbout – Vice President, Consulting David Bernstein – Associate, Consulting David Nimmo – Associate, Consulting Parker Condie – Analyst, Investment Banking Anthony Dombkowski – Analyst, Investment Banking “We are excited about the dedicated and talented team we have in place and are pleased to welcome these exceptional professionals to…READ MORE >