ACG Indiana Capital Markets Showcase

February, 2020 / Indianapolis, IN

 

Copper Run attended the Capital Markets Showcase hosted by ACG Indiana. The event was panel style and featured keynote speaker, Jason Draho, PhD. Jason is Head of Asset Allocation Americas at UBS Global Wealth Management. The showcase went alongside a wine and bourbon tasting.

Business Courier Book of Lists Party

January, 2020 / Cincinnati, OH

 

Copper Run attended the Book of Lists party which took place at Renaissance Cincinnati Downtown Hotel. 

 

Compiled by the Cincinnati Business Courier, The Book of Lists is an annual collection of the weekly Top 25 lists that are published weekly throughout the year. This party is a celebration of the firms and people on those lists.

ACG Cincinnati’s Winter Social 

January, 2020 / Cincinnati, OH

 

What better way to spend a late January day in the Midwest than watching basketball indoors? Copper Run attended ACG Cincinnati’s winter social at the Cintas Center. Creighton took the win with a final score of 77-66.

ACG Cleveland’s Deal Source

& Deal Makers Awards

January, 2020 / Cleveland, OH

 

Copper Run attended ACG Cleveland’s full-day event, Deal Source, on January 23rd. Think of the event as speed dating for investment banking. Investment banks and PE firms attend to create new business connections by hosting brief one-on-one meetings.


Following Deal Source, the 24th annual Deal Makers Awards for ACG Cleveland was held that evening at Hilton in downtown Cleveland. The event recognized outstanding movers and shakers in the deal making realm within Northeast Ohio.

ACG Columbus: 2020 Economic Update

January, 2020 / Columbus, OH

 

Copper Run attended ACG Columbus’ 2020 Economic Update on January 16. The breakfast was hosted at the Fawcett Center and the featured speaker was Dan North, Chief Economist at Euler Hermes.

Holiday Bowling Party

December, 2019 / Columbus, OH

 

This year Copper Run carried on the tradition of hosting an employee holiday bowling party. With 17 employees in attendance, we’ve grown to take up three bowling lanes. Per tradition, the winning team was awarded a bowling pin signed by all the Copper Run employees as well as bragging rights as champion until next year. 

Weller Bourbon Tasting & Open House

November 20, 2019 / Columbus, OH

 

We hosted our 2 nd annual office open house paired with a Weller bourbon tasting on November 20. The evening served as opportunity to meet and connect with others in the surrounding industries. As far as the bourbon tasting goes, W.L. Weller 12 Year and W. L. Weller Special Reserve were, by attendee vote, the best bourbons of the night. We look forward to hosting another tasting event in the future.

2nd Annual Sporting Clays Outing

November 7, 2019 / Mount Gilead, OH

 

Our 2nd Annual Sporting Clay Event took place on November 7. We had over 20 people in attendance this year despite the chilly and rainy weather. Hosted at Eagles Nest Sporting Grounds in Mt. Gilead, the event lasted several hours and concluded with an informal award presentation and drinks. We look forward to hosting more of these events in the future and look forward to growing the attendance.

ACG Breakfast with Gene Smith

October 4, 2019 / Columbus, OH

 

Copper Run attended the ACG hosted breakfast with interviewee, Gene Smith of Ohio State, and interviewer, Rob Oller of The Columbus Dispatch. The conversation was about the business of college sports as it pertains to The Ohio State Buckeyes.

Smart Business Dealmakers Conference

Columbus, OH / September 25, 2019

 

Partner and Managing Director, Michael Shaw, attended the Smart Business Dealmakers Conference on September 25. The event was hosted at Hilton Columbus Downtown. The lineup of speakers covered topics including but not limited to growth via acquisition, how to prepare to sell your business, and how culture impacts M&A. At the end of the evening, the 2019 Dealmakers Award winners were announced. Congratulations to the winners: Timken Company, CPP, MediQuant, Align Capital Partners, Anne Pombier of Nordson Corp., and Rob McCreary of Capital Works.

 

ACG Cleveland’s 15th Annual Golf Outing at Firestone

September 23, 2019 / Akron, OH

 

Two of Copper Run’s employees were able to attend ACG Cleveland’s 15th Annual Golf Outing on September 23. The event was hosted at the prestigious Firestone Country Club in Akron, OH. The event’s schedule, kicking off at 11:30 and ending with cocktail hour at 5:30, left for networking and camaraderie.

Copper Run Founders Cup 2019

September 17, 2019 / Sharon Center, OH

 

We hosted our 10th annual golf competition, the Copper Run Founders Cup, on September 17. The weather as sunny and mild – perfect for a golf outing. The friendly competition was hosted at Sharon Golf Club. Team Hays walked away victorious with trophy in hand.

 

ACG Columbus Breakfast at The Boat House

September 12, 2019 / Columbus, OH

 

Several Copper Run team members attended the ACG Columbus breakfast on September 12. The topic, “Growth in Global Manufacturing: Today’s Opportunities and Challenges,” was covered by Andy Rose, President of Worthington Industries. The event was hosted at The Boat House at Confluence Park.

 

ACG Great Lakes Capital Connection

 

September 4 - 6, 2019 / Detroit, MI

The ACG hosted event, Great Lakes Capital Connection (GLCC), was a great opportunity for some of the Copper Run team to meet with private equity firms and family offices. The event took place in the first week of September in Detroit, MI. 

Copper Run Volunteers at Habitat Young Professional MidOhio

 

July 13, 2019 / Columbus, OH

Copper Run volunteered at a Habitat Young Professionals-MidOhio demolition on July 13. The interior demolition was in preparation for the new ReStore coming to northwest Columbus, Ohio. Read more here.

 

Copper Run attends ACG Cleveland’s Summer Social

 

June 11, 2019 / Cleveland, OH

Copper Run attended ACG’s Cleveland’s Summer Social this month. The annual networking event took place at the Shoreby Club in Cleveland.

Copper Run Sponsors ACG Columbus 2019 Annual Dinner

 

May 23, 2019 / Columbus, OH

Copper Run attended ACG Columbus’ annual dinner on May 23 which was hosted at the Hilton Columbus at Easton. The dinner had over 230 people in attendance. Copper Run is a proud sponsor of ACG Columbus and are excited to see the Columbus chapter thriving.

 

Copper Run Co-hosts Breakfast Event

 

May 15, 2019 / Columbus, OH

Copper Run, FocusCFO, and Ice Miller LLP hosted the breakfast event, “Maximizing the Value of Your Business” on May 15th. The breakfast took place at Scioto Country Club. Business owners and employees were encouraged to ask questions during the presentation by Andy Hays of Copper Run, Jeff Lacy of FocusCFO, and Tom Pampush of Ice Miller, LLP.

 

ACG’s InterGrowth 2019

May 6, 2019 / Orlando, FL

Scott Chapman and Matt Roberts attended ACG’s InterGrowth 2019 from May 6 – 8. The three-day conference took place at Waldorf Astoria & Hilton Bonnet Creek in Orlando, FL. InterGrowth serves as a venue for deal makers from across the country to meet and connect.

 

Copper Run attends ACG Indiana’s Annual Awards Dinner

 

April 25, 2019 / Indianapolis, IN

Tim Brady, VP of Copper Run, attended the Annual Awards Dinner hosted by ACG Indiana on April 25. The event took place in downtown Indiana at the The Grand Hall at Historic Union Station.

Andy Hays moderates ACG Columbus Breakfast Panel

 

April 18, 2019 / Columbus, OH

ACG Columbus hosted a breakfast panel event on April 18th. The panel, titled “M&A Market Update: A Buyer’s Perspective,” was moderated by Copper Run President, Andy Hays. Learn more about ACG Columbus chapter here.

Copper Run hosts Rare Bourbon Tasting

 

April 11, 2019 / Columbus, OH

Copper Run hosted their first bourbon tasting event at their Columbus location on April 11th. Thank you to all our friends you came and joined in on the fun.

Copper Run at the The Presidents’ Forum of Columbus

 

March 14, 2019 / Columbus, OH

Copper Run attended and participated at The President Forum on March 14th. Managing director and COO, Michael Shaw, and Vice President, Jason Kraynak, were panelist for “Strategies for Successfully Navigating Growth,” where they discussed how to grow your business organically and inorganically. Managing Director and Co-founder, Scott Chapman, was a panelist for “Managing the Dynamics of the Family Business”.

The President’s Forum, hosted by TEI, is a premier educational and networking event held annually in cities throughout the country. The forum brings together CEOs, founders, presidents and Partners from various industries and disciplines to share knowledge, generate ideas and make valuable connections.

EPI Northeast Ohio Networking Mixer

 

February 12, 2019 / Cleveland, OH

Exit Planning Institute (EPI) hosted a networking event at the Vault at Metropolitan at The 9 on February 12th. Copper Run Vice President, Matt Roberts, attended the meet and greet event.


EPI Chapters create a community where professional advisors can learn more about each other’s practices and grow their network. You can learn more about EPI here.

ACG Northeast Dealmaking at the Mountain 

 

January 27-29, 2019 / Stowe, VT

 

Copper Run Co-Founder and President, Andy Hays, attended the ACG Northeast Dealmaking at the Mountain 2019. Hosted at the Stowe Mountain Resort in Vermont, the event took place over the course of several days, January 27-29th. This annual gathering allows for middle-market M & A professionals from across the northeast to come together to network and deepen their business relationships.

ACG Cleveland's Deal Makers Awards

January 24, 2019 / Cleveland, OH

 

Copper Run attended ACG Cleveland's Deal Makers Awards on Thursday, January 24th. This 23rd annual event took place at the Hilton in downtown Cleveland. Copper Run also participated in the inaugural Deal Source portion of the event.

 

ACG Columbus’ Holiday Party

December 13, 2018 

 

Copper Run attended ACG Columbus’ annual holiday party. The event took place at the Wells Barn at Franklin Park Conservatory. You can learn more about ACG Columbus here.

 

Opus Deal Connect - Ohio  

November 29, 2018 

 

Copper Run attended Opus Connect’s Ohio Deal Connect on November 29th. Michael Shaw was a featured panelist discussing hot industries and Midwest M & A trends. This speed networking event was put on exclusively for investment banks and private capital sources. You can learn more about Ohio Deal connect here.

Hosted Inaugural Sporting Clay Event  

November 29, 2018 

 

Copper Run hosted its inaugural sporting clays outing at Eagle’s Nest Sporting Grounds in Mt. Gilead, OH. The private club is home to a 14-station sporting clays course. The event took place on the afternoon of November 29th. Copper Run hopes to host the event on an annual basis and to see a growth in attendance. You can find out more about Eagle’s Nest here.

Copper Run Sponsoring the 2018

TEI Presidents' Forum

February 21, 2018 in Columbus, OH

 

Since 1976, The Entrepreneurship Institute (TEI) has been providing guidance to CEOs and Presidents of small and medium-sized companies through The Presidents' Forum, an annual conference of high-powered peers backed by a powerful network of helpful entrepreneurs and expert service providers, held in cities throughout the USA.

 

This year's event features Steve Steinour, Chairman, President and CEO of The Huntington National Bank; Robert Slagel, Portable Solutions Group; Dr. Melissa Briggs-Phillips, NEXT Generation Behavior Health; Jo DeLoss, Hot Chicken Takeover; Tanisha Robinson, BrewDog USA.

Copper Run is a sponsor of the event and will participate on several panels regarding business succession planning, growth through acquisitions and capital raising.

For more information on the event, please see TEI's website.

ESOP Association Conference (Great Lakes)

October 19th-20th, 2017 in Sandusky, OH

The ESOP Association is America’s largest employer-sponsored advocacy and education association focused on employee stock ownership plans.  This event brings together current and potential ESOP companies as well as ESOP advisors for a number of educational and informative roundtable discussions on ESOPs. 

For more information on the event, please see the ESOP Association's website.

 

ACG Great Lakes Capital Connection

September 6-7, 2017 in Grand Rapids, MI

The Great Lakes Capital Connection is a dynamic networking, deal-sourcing and educational event that attracts more than 1,000 investment bankers, buyers, sellers, lenders and middle market professionals-a who's who from the M&A industry.

For more information on the event, please see GLCC's website.

Copper Run Sponsored the TEI Focused Breakfast Series: Overcoming the Skilled Labor Shortage

August 1, 2017 at Scioto Country Club, Columbus, OH

Since 1976, The Entrepreneurship Institute (TEI) has been providing guidance to CEOs and Presidents of small and medium-sized companies through interactive, highly engaging events.

Andy Hays of Copper Run lead the panel discussion featuring Rick Mallett, CFO and Director of Acquisitions, The Reserve Group; Emily Ritchey, Vice President of HR, HBD Industries Inc.; Mike Rosati, Owner, Rosati Windows; Mary Tebeau, Executive Director, The Builders Exchange of Central Ohio.

Copper Run is the sponsor of the event.​ For more information on the event, please see TEI's website.

Conway Center for Family Business 4th Annual Golf Open

July 17, 2017 in Columbus, OH

Copper Run is a member of the Conway Center for Family Business.  This event is a fun day of golf with the Center and its family business members and service members at The Golf Club at Little Turtle.  

For more information on the event, please see the Conway's website.

Conway Center for Family Business 9th Annual Family Business Night at Clippers 

June 5, 2017 in Columbus, OH

Copper Run is a member of the Conway Center for Family Business.  This event is a fun evening out with the Center and its family business members and service members at Huntington Park - the home of the Columbus Clippers.  

For more information on the event, please see the Conway's website.

ACG Columbus Annual Dinner 

May 23, 2017 in Columbus, OH

Copper Run was the Premier Sponsor of ACG Columbus' Annual Awards Dinner.  We are proud to be the sponsor of this event terrific event hosted at the Hilton Downtown Columbus. 

For more information on the event, please see the ACG's website.

Copper Run Attended the 31st Annual Ohio Employee Ownership Conference

April 28, 2017 in Fairlawn, OH

Copper Run is a member of The Ohio Employee Ownership Center at Kent State who hosts this great event each year.  The event brings together service providers and businesses to discuss the many aspects of ESOPs

For more information on the event, please see the OEOC's website.

Copper Run Attended the 2017 NAFED Conference

May 4-5, 2017 in Cleveland, OH

NAFED is the National Association of Fire Equipment Distributors.  Copper Run is a member of NAFED. For more information on the event, please see NAFED's website.​ 

 

Copper Run Sponsored the 2017 TEI Presidents' Forum

March 9, 2017 in Columbus, OH

 

Since 1976, The Entrepreneurship Institute (TEI) has been providing guidance to CEOs and Presidents of small and medium-sized companies through The Presidents' Forum, an annual conference of high-powered peers backed by a powerful network of helpful entrepreneurs and expert service providers, held in cities throughout the USA.

 

This year's event featured Pete Watson - President & CEO of Greif, Inc.; Karen Wright - President & CEO of Ariel Corporation; Tom Lix - Founder & CEO of Cleveland Whiskey LLC; and Rick Malir - President & Co-Founder of  City Barbeque.

Copper Run was a sponsor of the event and participated on several panels regarding business succession planning, growth through acquisitions and capital raising.

For more information on the event, please see the agendaand to register see TEI's website.

Copper Run Attended the ACG Dealmaker Awards

January 19, 2017 in Cleveland, OH

The event, hosted in Cleveland is great annual event for dealmakers from around the region.

Copper Run Hosted local TEI Event: 

Supplementing Organic Growth with Strategic Acquisitions

November 16, 2016 in Columbus, OH

The event was an informative panel discussion with business owners and advisory professionals from the Columbus area with experience in acquiring businesses. 

Copper Run Attended the 2016 ACG Great Lakes Capital Connection

September 13-14, 2016 in Cleveland, OH

ACG Great Lakes is a meeting combining 7 of the ACG Chapters in the region.  Copper Run hosted a Deal Sourcing table.

Copper Run Co-Hosted "Maximizing the Value of Your Business" along with FocusCFO

April 28th and May 19th, 2016 in Columbus, OH

The events were interactive breakfast sessions for business owners and CEOs to discuss proactive ways to maximize the value of a business by focusing on the key drivers of business value and why an exit strategy is important long before you're ready to sell or transition.  

Copper Run Attended the 2016 ACG Columbus Annual Dinner

May 24, 2016 in Columbus, OH

ACG Columbus hosted its annual dinner featuring Rick Kaarlgard.  Copper Run is an annual sponsor of ACG.

For more information on the event, please see ACG's website.

Copper Run Attended the 2016 NAFED Conference

 

May 12-13, 2016 in Indianapolis, IN

 

NAFED is the National Association of Fire Equipment Distributors.   

 

For more information on the event, please see NAFED's website.

Copper Run Attended the ACG InterGrowth 2016 Conference

 

April 13-15, 2016 in New Orleans, LA

 

InterGrowth has been the middle market’s primary source for networking and deal flow, bringing together M&A professionals from across the globe and all industry segments to offer attendees three key benefits: capital, connections and deals.

Copper Run Attended the 2016 Ohio Oil and Gas Assoc. (OOGA) Winter Conference

 

March 16-18, 2016 in Columbus, OH

 

OOGA brings together the top industry leaders from Ohio and the nation to provide the most current state of the oil and gas industry in business sessions and the trade show. The Winter Meeting is the principle business meeting of the Association, the premier networking event of the year.

 

For more information on the event, please see OOGAs website.

 

Copper Run Sponsored the 2016 TEI Presidents' Forum

 

February 16, 2016 in Columbus, OH

 

Since 1976, The Entrepreneurship Institute (TEI) has been providing guidance to CEOs and Presidents of small and medium-sized companies through The Presidents' Forum, an annual conference of high-powered peers backed by a powerful network of helpful entrepreneurs and expert service providers, held in cities throughout the USA.

 

Copper Run sponsored the event and participated on several panels regarding business succession planning, growth through acquisitions and capital raising.

 

For more information on the event, please see TEI's website.

 

ACG Event: "Why Innovation? Designing Organizations for the Speed and Dynamism of the 21st Century"

 

February 11, 2016 in Columbus, OH

 

The ACG breakfast and presentation hosted presenters are Brian Ferguson, National Security & Complexity Futurist and Victoria Hayward, CFP, CIMA, CRPS, CRPC, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management.

Copper Run is an annual sponsor of ACG.

 

Copper Run Attended the 2016 ACG Cleveland Deal Maker Awards

January 21, 2016 in Cleveland, OH

 

The awards are a tribute to Northeast Ohio’s leading corporate deal makers for their accomplishments in using acquisitions, divestitures, financings and other transactions to fuel sustainable growth.

 

Copper Run Attended the 2015 ACG Great Lakes Capital Conference

 

September 1-2, 2015 in Cincinnati, OH

 

The 2015 ACG Great Lakes Capital Conference is a great opportunity to network and share current opportunities with capital sources (private equity, family offices, lenders) as well as gain new insights into growth, financing and strategies.   

 

Copper Run Attended the 2015 Axial Summit in Chicago

 

August 25, 2015 in Chicago, IL

 

Axial summits are a great opportunity to connect off-line with business owners, advisors, capital providers and other members of Axial's growing network.   

 

Copper Run Attended the ACG InterGrowth 2015 Conference

 

April 13-15, 2015 in Orlando, FL

 

InterGrowth has been the middle market’s primary source for networking and deal flow, bringing together M&A professionals from across the globe and all industry segments to offer attendees three key benefits: capital, connections and deals.  

 

Copper Run presented to the Akron Bar Assoc.

 

March 23, 2015 in Akron, OH

 

Andy Hays and Michael Shaw presented the topic "Preparing Your Client to Sell its Business: Using an M&A Advisor to Market a Company" to the Akron Bar Association.  The presentation included an overview of the current M&A Markets, Benefits of Using an M&A Advisor, Preparing a Business for Sale and Private Company Valuation.      

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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