The Forbes M+A Group Named Finalist for Deal of the Year by M&A Advisor

Greenwood Village, CO, United States (September 29, 2015) – The Forbes M+A Group (www.forbesma.com), a leading transaction advisory firm, today announced it has been named a finalist for Deal of the Year by M&A Advisor. The Forbes M+A Group was nominated in the category of Industrial Goods and Basic Resources for its role in the successful acquisition of RMS Cranes by TNT Crane & Rigging, Inc.

“Since the inception of the M&A Advisor Awards in 2002, we have been recognizing the leading dealmakers, firms and transactions. And each year we celebrate the creativity, perseverance and ingenuity of our industry’s professionals”, says David Fergusson, President and Co-CEO of The M&A Advisor. “While our industry has undergone significant transformation since our first awards were presented 13 years ago, we are convinced, more than ever before, that M&A is a driving force of the economy. It is truly an honor for our firm to be able to recognize the contribution that the 2015 award finalists have made.”

Bob Forbes, Founder and President of The Forbes M+A Group, commented on the award saying, “We are very honored to be nominated for this prestigious award. With an extensive customer base and outstanding services, RMS Cranes is indicative of the type of high-caliber clients we are proud to work with on a daily basis. It is extremely satisfying to see our success in closing transactions that meet the objectives of everyone involved receiving national recognition. Above all, this award is a direct reflection of the talented and experienced team at The Forbes M+A Group.”

The winners for M&A Deal of the Year, Restructuring Deal of the Year, Cross-Border Deal of the Year, Corporate/Strategic Acquisition of the Year, Deal Financing of the Year, Sector Deals of the Year, Firms of the Year, M&A Product/Service of the Year and M&A Professionals categories will be announced at the 14th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Gala on Tuesday, November 17th at the New York Athletic Club.

About The Forbes M+A Group
The Forbes M+A Group is an award-winning Denver, CO-based mergers and acquisitions advisory firm. The firm serves sellers or buyers in middle-market M&A transactions. It applies meticulous attention to detail in helping business owners develop and execute M&A strategy, acquire companies and partner with investor groups for growth, and maximize value in an eventual exit. Senior advisors at The Forbes M+A Group have more than 150 years of combined experience in transactions across a wide variety of industries. For more information on the company, please visit: www.forbesma.com or phone 303-770-6017.

The M&A Advisor
The M&A Advisor was founded in 1998 to offer insights and intelligence on M&A activities. Over the past seventeen years, through our research, reporting, publishing, symposiums and awards we have established the world’s premier network of mergers and acquisitions, restructuring and financing professionals. To learn more visit www.maadvisor.com

Media Contact: Lisa Holmes +1 (303) 770-6017, lisa@ForbesMA.com

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