“Bridgewood’s process and experience has expanded our acquisition pipeline and created unique strategic opportunities.”

— Dan Florness, CEO, Fastenal Company

“Bridgewood’s M&A experience and disciplined approach to strategic acquisitions were a true asset to our executive team.”

— Dan Gilbert, CFO, Placon

“Bridgewood helped us uncover the best strategic buyer to take our company to the next level. Their thoughtful advice throughout the process was invaluable.”

— Marty Leonard, Owner, Prime Label & Screen

“Bridgewood helped us navigate through the complexities of finding and completing our first U.S. acquisition. They are a great partner!”

— Holger Beckmann, CEO, Krones Inc.

“Bridgewood’s process proactively uncovered strategic acquisition options and helped us enter a high-growth market within six months.”

— Jim McCann, Vice President-Finance, Kalmbach Publishing

“Bridgewood adds tremendous value. Most importantly, they helped ensure that we found the right partner for growth.”

— Jack Martinsen, CEO, Ashland Industries Inc.

“Bridgewood created several acquisition opportunities for us, and their disciplined process provided the confidence to select the best strategic match.”

— Nick Charles, President, Alive & Kickin’ Pizza Crust

“You brought the expertise we needed for a very complex set of transactions, along with a local presence and an outstanding commitment.”

— Ben Salzmann, President/CEO, Acuity a Mutual Insurance Company

“Bridgewood plays a valuable role in STRATTEC’s drive to acquire new technologies and expand into complementary businesses.”


“Bridgewood has been integral to achieving our growth strategy, and developed a strong pipeline of future
acquisition opportunities.”

— Brandon Van Dyke, Co-CEO, Darwill

“Bridgewood’s experience, persistence and creativity made all the difference when selling my company. They’re true M&A experts and were with me every step of the way.”

— Paul Oetlinger, Owner, Easterday Fluid Technologies

“I’ve worked with Bridgewood for years. They open up doors and create unique acquisition opportunities to strategically build and grow our companies.”

— Brant Stanford, President, Diversatek

“We needed advisors with strong middle-market divestiture experience who were plugged in to the best buyers. That’s exactly what you delivered.”

— Sara Armbruster, V.P. Strategy and Development, Steelcase Inc.

“Your private equity connections and deal experience uncovered an exceptional buyer with the resources to take my business to the next level.”

— Earl Jacobson, Owner, Nuclear Power Outfitters

“You brought the most strategic buyers to the table and helped me realize a premium value when selling my business.”

— Brian Dunn, Owner, Go Airport Connection

Testimonials may not be representative of the experience of other clients and are no guarantee of future performance or success.