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Mackinac Partners Expands East Coast Practice with Boston Office, Welcomes Senior Restructuring Executive Matthew Pascucci

Bloomfield Hills, MI – Mackinac Partners, a leading financial advisory, turnaround management and restructuring firm has expanded its practice with a new office in Boston, Massachusetts. The firm also announced the addition of highly accomplished turnaround and restructuring executive Matthew Pascucci to the firm as a Managing Director. Pascucci is based in Boston and joins […]

Mackinac Partners Managing Director Kevin Cronin honored by Michigan Council of Professional Investigators (MCPI), Intelligence Analyst Katherine Johnston inducted as MCPI Board Member

Mackinac Partners Kevin Cronin, a Managing Director in Mackinac’s Business Intelligence Group (BIG), received the 2016 Investigative Excellence award from the Michigan Council of Professional Investigators (MCPI) on November 2, 2016. The award is presented annually to an individual who has demonstrated the highest levels of professionalism, ethical practice, integrity and tenacity, and who best […]

Mackinac Partners Welcomes Senior Restructuring Executive Melissa S. Kibler

Bloomfield Hills, MI – Mackinac Partners, a leading financial advisory and turnaround management and restructuring firm, is pleased to announce the addition of highly accomplished financial advisor Melissa S. Kibler to the firm. Kibler, who is based in Chicago and joins the firm as a Senior Managing Director, has over 25 years of experience providing […]

Rob Relief Featured in Michigan College Alliance “We Are The Independents”

Mackinac Partners’ Restructuring Analyst Rob Relief was recognized in the Michigan College Alliance publication “We Are The Independents” as an Alumni of the Day on October 7th. The organization, which promotes the benefits of Independent Colleges, including their success with smaller class sizes, in-depth programs, and creative, disciplined and real world skills preparation, highlighted Relief’s […]

Mackinac Partners Welcomes Senior Restructuring Executives Michael Nowlan and Craig Boucher

Bloomfield Hills, MI – Mackinac Partners, a leading financial advisory and turnaround management and restructuring firm, is pleased to announce the addition of highly accomplished turnaround, restructuring and M&A executives Michael Nowlan and Craig Boucher to the firm. Michael Nowlan, based in Boston, has over 25 years of strategic, financial, turnaround management and restructuring advisory […]

Mackinac Partners Promotes Nishant Machado to Senior Managing Director

Firm Expands West Coast Operations and Restaurant Restructuring Practice Area Bloomfield Hills, MI – Mackinac Partners, a leading turnaround and restructuring firm, announced today the promotion of Nishant Machado to Senior Managing Director. Machado’s promotion comes on the heels of the firm’s growth of its West Coast presence with an expanded office in Santa Monica, […]

Mackinac Partners Receives 2016 Turnaround of the Year Award by The Global M&A Network for Colt Defense Restructuring, Senior Managing Director Keith Maib honored as Turnaround Consultant of the Year

May 19, 2016 Bloomfield Hills, MI – Mackinac Partners, a leading financial advisory and turnaround management firm, has been recognized with the 2016 Turnaround of the Year Atlas Award from the Global M&A Network for its role as restructuring advisor to Colt Defense LLC, the iconic American supplier of firearms to U.S. military, law enforcement […]

Finance Monthly Interview with Mackinac Partners Nishant Machado on the current state of Turnaround & Restructuring

Mackinac Partners Managing Director Nishant Machado talks to Finance Monthly about the current state of Turnaround and Restructuring business and current US processes Finance Monthly Magazine- May 3, 2016 Nishant Machado is a Managing Director at Mackinac Partners and runs the West Coast restructuring practice for the firm. Nishant Machado has served in multiple c-level […]

The Serious Business of CEO Email Fraud

Usually, impersonations are funny. When a criminal poses as a CEO of a company via email and directs employees to wire hundreds of thousands of dollars—sometimes millions—into an account overseas, it’s anything but. You would think impersonating a CEO would be difficult. According to James Barnacle, chief of the FBI’s money laundering unit, “It’s as […]

Insights: Tax Fraud – Identity Theft’s Partner In Crime

The Federal Trade Commission recently reported that in 2015, they received more than 490,000 identity theft complaints—that’s nearly 50% more compared to 2014. Tax fraud is by far the biggest contributor to those numbers. According to the FTC’s Chairwoman, Edith Ramirez, tax refund fraud is the largest and fastest growing segment in the identity theft […]