Events


March 15, 2006

"Business Growth Strategies for Small and Mid-Size Aerospace, Defense and Technology Companies" — jointly sponsored by the Northeast Alabama Regional Small Business Development Center (SBDC), the Chamber of Commerce of Huntsville/Madison County, and Minuteman Ventures LLC.

For a copy of the speaker slides, email paulserotkin@minutemanventures.com.


July 27, 2005

Paul Serotkin, President, Minuteman Ventures LLC, and Bill Mutryn, Partner, Holland Knight LLP, appeared on a live teleconference, entitled "How to Avoid the (M&A) Deal from Hell." The session focused on M&A transactions in the government services sector. Paul gave the seller's perspective; Bill, a veteran attorney in the federal sector, provided a buyer's view. Government Services Insider (GSI), the preeminent publication dedicated to operational and policy issues in the federal services market, sponsored and organized the event. To purchase CDs of the recorded event, send an email to editor@gsinsider.com. For more on GSI, visit www.gsinsider.com.

For an article prepared in conjunction with the teleconference titled "Our Top 10 (Federal) Deal Breakers", click here.


June 3, 2005

Paul Serotkin, President, Minuteman Ventures LLC, spoke in Boston at a conference titled "Phase 3 Business Matters:Realizing SBIR Value." It was organized by the Inknowvation Development Institute. For more, see www.inknowvation.com.

His speech was titled "The Rush to Acquire: Analyzing the Robust M&A Market for Federal/Defense Companies." For slides of the presentation, click here.


October 15, 2004

Paul Serotkin, President, Minuteman Ventures LLC, spoke in Greenbelt, Md. at the annual Government Contractors' Conference of the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants (www.macpa.org). He broadly addressed M&A market conditions for the federal services sector.

For slides of the presentation, click here.


September 20, 2004

Paul Serotkin, President, Minuteman Ventures LLC, spoke in Coronado, CA at the 6th Annual Defense & Aerospace Investor and Corporate Development Conference held September 19–21, 2004, and sponsored by the Strategic Research Institute. He reviewed the extraordinarily active performance of mid-tier corporate acquirers in using M&A as growth tool in the defense market. On the panel with Paul on the panel was Michael Solley, President of NCI Information Systems For more, see www.srinstitute.com.

For slides of the presentation, click here.


July 22, 2004

Paul Serotkin, President, Minuteman Ventures LLC, spoke at the annual National conference, of the Contract Services Association ( www.csa-dc.org) on the federal services M&A market.

For slides of the presentation, click here.


March 18, 2004

Paul Serotkin, President, Minuteman Ventures LLC, spoke on Capitol Hill at a conference on the 'Economic Impact of the SBIR-STTR Programs' held March 17-18, 2004, and organized by the Inknowvation Development Institute . For more, see www.inknowvation.com.

For slides of the presentation, click here.


March 10, 2004

Paul Serotkin, President, Minuteman Ventures LLC, spoke in Reston, VA at the 4th Annual Defense & Aerospace Investor and Corporate Development Conference held March 9-10, 2004, and sponsored by the Strategic Research Institute. He dissects M&A activity in the mid-tier defense sector. On the panel with Paul on the panel is Bahar Uttam, an Advisor to Minuteman Ventures, who sold his company, Synetics, Inc. to ACS. For more, see www.srinstitute.com.

For slides of the presentation, click here.