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Madison Street Capital organize Minority Recapitalization for VA Ares Security Corporation

Madison Street Capital Advisors, LLC offered financial advice in arranging a minority recapitalization of equity and subordinated debt investment for VA Ares Security Corporation. VA Ares Security Corporation is one of their client based in Vienna. Corbel Structured Equity Partners provided the minority recapitalization. This is a private equity firm that specializes in minority recapitalization, growth capital, acquisitions, and buy-out investments. Reginald McGaugh is the senior managing director of Madison Street Capital. He led the transaction process that was announced by Charles Botchway who is the CEO of Madison Street Capital.


VA Ares Security Corporation is a leading enterprise security risk management that has developed Avert solutions since 1999. It aims at protecting the world’s most critical assets with a high-end suite of technology software that provides end to end security solutions. Reginald McGaugh said that it was a great privilege to work with Ben Eazzetta who is the President and shareholder of Ares Security. He cited that the company has a superior management team that challenged them to identify the appropriate financing partner. Ben Eazzetta complemented the Madison Street Capital for the good work of doing the due diligence, valuation analysis, and the raising process of capital. Ares Security partnering with Corbel to creatively structure the investment was the best decision toward creating significant equity value. The company projects sales growth and new revenue opportunities with Corbels industry contacts through the Corbel’s flexible capital solution and operationally-supportive partnership.


Madison Street Capital is an experienced global investment banking firm with a middle-market focus. It is based in Illinois-Chicago. It is a privately held enterprise that provides corporate financial advisory services, merger and acquisition expertise, valuation services, financial advice, public opinions, and privately held companies. It is committed to integrity, excellence, leadership, and service in delivery to succeed in the global marketplace. It has the knowledge, vast experience, and extensive relationships to match today’s top middle market investment banking firms. They are dedicated to achieving the client’s goals and objectives by performing the best services for them. The services range from financial advisory, successful raising of capital, M&A transactions, and ultimately to transfers of ownership. Madison Capital is embracing emerging markets to help drive the global growth of their clients. It focuses on the significant assets in the markets. The Madison Street Capital reputation has earned their full range of trust from customers because of their superior dedication to the highest levels of professional standards in their services delivery.

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Closer to the trophy; Madison Capital announced Finalist in 15th yearly M&A advisor awards

The finalist for the M&A advisor awards have been announced and the Chicago based firm, Madison Street Capital made the list.

This is an award that everyone in the finance industry respects as one of the best pillars of achievement. Its aim is to celebrate companies that have showed prowess in making deals, reconstitution of business entities and ability to finance new undertakings. The best firms and even individuals in the industry are cerebrated in the process. The two categories that the firm has been nominated include:

• The best boutique investment firm of the year.
• Best international deal of the year in the industrial sector.

The second nomination came after the company successfully helped their associate Dowco acquire another company, Acuna and Asociados, SA, stated the man at the helm of Madison, Charles Botchway. He also expressed pride and gratitude because the company had also been nominated as the boutique investment firm of the year. He added that the acquisition of the South American firm was a complex process that involved moving across borders. He was glad that they were getting some recognition for the efforts.

The winners of these awards are expected to be announced on the 9th of next month, at the Athletic Club of New York. This is not the first time that the M&A has recognized this company. They were also nominated for an award last year and went ahead to win the award, which shows that they are already setting themselves apart as industry leaders in the world of business and investing.

About Madison Street Capital LLC

This is one of the best international investment banking firms. The firm was established in 1998 and has been a market leader in the sector ever since. Over the course of the past 18 years, the company has been establishing a worldwide network and creating better business opportunities for everyone that requests for their services. Their services extend to giving advice to different corporations, expert guidance for companies that want to create mergers or acquire others, helping companies valuate their property or appraise other property that they want to acquire and giving financial opinions among other services. They have successfully extended their services from public companies to privately held entities. These are the services that are helping their business partners from across the world to form global partnerships and improve their level of success in the industry.

The industries where these services have extended into include consumer markets, especially in food and agriculture, manufacturing, distribution, medical and financial services, transportation and logistics, media and telecom and construction and real estate development. Their ultimate goal is to develop into a global leader in their niche.

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Madison Street Capital’s COO Tony Marsala Tops List Of NACVA’s 40 Under Forty Award Nominees

Madison Street Capital is one of those boutique investment firms that specializes in mergers and acquisitions.Co-founders Charles Botchway and Anthony Marsala decided to make Chicago their home base when they realized that they had the same business vision. The men also decided to make the world their territory. For the last 11 years, CEO Charles Botchway and COO Tony Marsala have been closing merger and acquisition deals around the world. Botchway is considered a financial and accounting expert and Marsala is a financial strategist and merger specialist. Madison Street Capital has turned small companies into profitable medium size corporations without a lot of fan fair. In fact, Marsala and Botchway don’t seek media attention. But their work gives Madison Street Capital the ability to attract clients from all over the world based on their reputation as no-nonsense financial experts.

Thanks the company’s outstanding merger and acquisition record, Madison Street Capital continues to expand in a market that is suffering from an assortment of ailments. The main ailment is the economy. But when an economy slows down in a country, smart business people look for alternatives and Madison Street Capital is one of those alternatives. The National Association of Certified Valuators and Analyst and the Consultants’ Training Institute have been watching and recording Marsala’s accomplishments for some time. In 2015, the executive committee of the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analyst nominated Marsala for the 40 Under Forty Recognition Award, which is given every year to the top performers in several sectors of business. Marsala was nominated in the financial sector for his merger and acquisition accomplishments, as well as his leadership abilities. Brien Jones, the Chief Operating Officer of the Consultants’ Training Institute and the National Association of Certified Valuators, recently told that the executive committee named Tony Marsala because he had an outstanding year in 2015. He also said 2016 would be another great year for Marsala and Madison Street Capital.

Madison Street Capital is one of those inspiring investment firms that is rooted in integrity, knowledge and client satisfaction. Madison Street Capital doesn’t get a lot of attention from people outside of the investment industry because it doesn’t need any. Word of mouth has been the best form of advertising for Madison Street. Marsala has developed an impressive list of foreign companies that have used the services of Madison Street, and they spread the word. Botchway is a master at raising capital and Marsala is brilliant when it comes to putting it to good use.

Tony Marsala was honored to receive the 40 Under Forty Recognition Award, but he said he shares the award with his team at Madison Street Capital.

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