+1 (253) 327-1493
Seattle / Tacoma
Infrastructure, Construction & Materials
Craig is a true serial entrepreneur, CEO, Certified M&A advisor, Investment Banker and Angel Investor.
Craig has started or acquired 14 businesses across diverse sectors as well as executed 19 add-on acquisitions within those companies creating over 500mm in enterprise value.
Craig graduated from the University of New Hampshire and went on to attend Babson College’s top ranked Entrepreneurial MBA Program.
Craig holds series 24, 82 and 63 licenses and specializes in Sell-Side M&A, Institutional, private debt and equity placements, and assists select high growth start-up’s raise capital.
As an M&A advisor and investment banker Craig has unlocked the code to finding greater value for many companies and their owners through the Grow Fast & Exit Profitably! ℠ methodology as well as pioneering the M&A 2.0 ℠ process. Having participated in virtually every kind of business dynamic from start-up to IPO, merger to acquisition, he now serves as CEO and Founder of JD Merit, a boutique M&A, Investment Banking & Advisory firm and Broker-Dealer with offices Nationwide. Chief Financial Officer of Transaction Services, Inc., a wholesale stock and option broker.