Footprint Capital will join our alliance partner, GBQ, at the 2018 ASPIRE Conference on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at the Hilton in downtown Columbus, Ohio. ASPIRE is the biggest dealmaking event of the year, featuring an all-star lineup of entrepreneurs, dealmakers, and investors in dynamic roundtables, engaging panel discussions, and one-on-one networking. Sessions will focus on four key areas: buying a business, selling a business, raising capital, and liquidity events. Our managing director, Josh Curtis, joins a hand-selected panel including our senior advisor and GBQ senior director, Wade Kozich, for a liquidity session titled “The Anatomy of a Deal: Surcharge Your Growth Plan.” The panel also including Andrew Bohutinsky, Managing Partner at Stonehenge Partners, James Tolston, CEO of Tolston Holdings and North American Assemblies, and Kara Trott, CEO of Quantum Health. In this special roundtable discussion, attendees will learn how two CEOs leveraged liquidity events to supercharge their businesses and engineer acquisition and growth strategies for long-term success. Hear from the business owners, investors, and key advisers as they break down the thought processes that go into developing — and executing — transactions. About GBQ GBQ’s Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) team has the broad expertise and years of experience to ensure success in all aspects of transactions: liquidity options, tax structuring, valuation, due diligence, profitable growth and much more. We leverage the strength of the entire GBQ team as well as our independent alliance with the transaction professionals at the BDO Alliance USA to offer consultative depth unmatched in central Ohio. For more information, visit: www.gbq.com.