Tuesday, April 19, 2011
The Baltimore Business Journal has named Strategic Management Partners, Inc. to its 2011 list of Largest, Most Active Turnaround and Management Consulting Firms Based in the Baltimore Area. The list was presented in the Baltimore Business Journal 2011 List. February 11-17, 2011 issue
John M. Collard, Chairman and CEO, Strategic Management Partners, Inc. said, "We are honored to be included in the 2011 list of Largest, Most Active Turnaround and Management Consulting Firms Based in the Baltimore Area. Business must utilize constructuctive guidance to navigate uncertain times and capitalize on opportunities for growth. Business must overcome limited availability of capital, growing in a global economy, and frequent changes in government policy effecting how we will do business in the future. We must focus on building companies that investors and lenders want to invest their cherished capital. We should not tolerate CEOs who watch value deteriorate and guide their company into trouble, they must be replaced. Turnaround managers bring a unique set of skills to deal with these issues and create value." ### About the Principal:
John M. Collard is a Certified Turnaround Professional (CTP), and a Certified International Turnaround Manager (CITM), who brings 35 years senior operating leadership, $85M asset and investment recovery, 40+ transactions worth $780M+, and $80M fund management expertise to run troubled companies, and advise company boards, litigators, institutional and private equity investors. John has on many occasions parachuted in as the Interim CEO or senior executive to turn around a trouble entity. John is Chairman of Strategic Management Partners, Inc. (410-263-9100, www.StrategicMgtPartners.com
) in Annapolis, Maryland. John is an inductee into the Turnaround Management, Restructuring, and Distressed Investing Industry Hall Of Fame
, honoring those individuals whose outstanding contributions have increased the stature and respect of our industry. John is Past Chairman
of the Turnaround Management Association (TMA). John is among the Regional Manufacturing Institute's Constellation of Stars 2010
, honoring those individuals whose outstanding contributions have advanced the Maryland Manufacturing industry, and saved jobs in Maryland. John is the 2010 Prince George's Business Leader of the Year. About the Firm:
Strategic Management Partners, Inc. (www.StrategicMgtPartners.com 410-263-9100)
is a turnaround management firm specializing in interim management and executive CEO leadership, asset and investment recovery, corporate renewal governance, private equity advisory, and investing in underperforming distressed troubled companies. SMP helps clients restore value to troubled companies, prepare entities for 'cash out' at maximum value, recover assets for fund investors, support litigation, and invest private equity into distressed opportunities. The firm has been advisor to Presidents Bush (41 & 43), Clinton, Reagan, and Yeltsin, World Bank, EBRD, Company Boards, and Equity Capital Investors on leadership, governance, turnaround management and equity investing. SMP is celebrating 20+ years of service to its clients. SMP was named Maryland's Small Business of the Year, and received the Governor's Citation, Governor Martin J. O'Malley, The State of Maryland
as a special tribute to honor work in the areas of turning around troubled companies and saving jobs in Maryland. Turnarounds & Workouts Magazine has twice named SMP among the 'Top Outstanding Turnaround Management Firms'
. American Business Journals named SMP among the Most Active Turnaround and Management Consulting Firms
in Baltimore, Washington, and the Mid-Atlantic Region. Global M&A Network Turnaround Atlas Awards named SMP as Boutique Turnaround Consulting Firm of the Year
. Strategic Management Partners, Inc.
: turnaround managers ready to run troubled companies, recover assets from investments gone bad, advise boards of directors and investors on company viability in distressed situations. We provide strong interim and operational leadership, strategic planning, financial, defense conversion, sales and marketing acumen developed building organizations in large and small companies, including President of public & private middle-market companies providing solutions to Commercial, Federal, International markets. Enterprises range from start-up to $100+mil. Industry expertise: Manufacturing; Job Shop; Engineering Services; Computer Processing/Services/Software/Integration; Communications; Defense Electronics; Aerospace; Federal Government Contracting; Systems Integration; High-Tech; Finance; Marine Services; Real Estate Development; Construction; Fabrication; and Printing.
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or Strategic Management Partners, Inc. Library Collard Enters Turnaround Management, Restructuring, and Distressed Investing Industry Hall of Fame Collard Past Chairman, Turnaround Management Association (TMA) Is Your Company in Trouble? Published by Corporate Board Magazine Managing Turnarounds: Phases and Actions in the Process. Published by RMA Journal Benefits of Interim Management Article in InterimCEO News Collard Interviewed by InterimCEO Collard – EzineArticles.com Expert Author Collard on NewsReleaseWire Social Media:
John M. Collard on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/JohnMCollard John M. Collard on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/in/JohnMCollard John M. Collard on Twitter at http://twitter.com/JohnMCollard Baltimore Business Journal:
Baltimore Business Journal.
November 11-17, 2011 issue. BaltimoreBusinessJournal.com Firm:
www.StrategicMgtPartners.com Turnaround and Interim Management Experts
John M. Collard
Strategic Management Partners, Inc.