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The Middle-Market Dealmakers Conference

ASPIRE connects entrepreneurs, investors and dealmakers
for a day of dynamic content and networking in top U.S. business markets.

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Experience Aspire

Every year ASPIRE connects thousands of local dealmakers, including middle-market CEOs, top PE and VC firms, major lenders and leading service providers. With sessions ranging from raising capital to buying and selling companies to alternative asset investing, our conferences cover the breadth of the M&A landscape. To experience ASPIRE, take a look inside one of our past events.

SUCCESSFUL CEOS, INVESTORS AND ADVISORS SHARE THEIR INSIGHTS INTO KEY M&A TOPICS

Buying a Business

Selling a Business

Financing a Deal

Liquidity Events

Merging Operations

Alternative Investing

WHAT’S ON THE AGENDA?

Every ASPIRE conference is tailored to the needs of the local market, but each event features dynamic speakers, engaging panel discussions and numerous networking opportunities. Here is an example of what a typical agenda looks like.

Morning

7:30 Doors Open/Networking
8:00 Breakfast/Welcome
8:30 Opening All-Attendee Session
9:30 Breakout Panel Discussions
Buying/Selling/Operations
10:15 Networking Break
10:45 Breakout Panel Discussions
Capital/Liquidity/Investing
11:30 Networking Break

Afternoon

12:00 Lunch with All-Attendee Session
1:30 Breakout Panel Discussions
Buying/Selling/Operations
2:30 Breakout Panel Discussions
Capital/Liquidity/Investing
3:30 Cocktail Reception
Dealmaker Awards
5:00 Conclusion

Some of Our Sponsors

AON
Baker Hostetler
BDO
BNY Mellon
CBRE
Dickinson Wright
Google Cloud
Huntington Bank
Key Bank
Oswald
RSM
US Bank