April 26, 2018 – The Presidents Council, a consortium of CEOs in affiliation with David N. Deutsch & Company, held its Spring meeting. The Council was pleased to welcome, among others CEO members and guests, the former Chief of Operations for the CIA’s Counter Intelligence Center in Washington D.C. and former head of the CIA’s largest domestic office, where he worked closely with the U.S. private sector.
April 6, 2018 – David N. Deutsch & Company served as exclusive financial advisor to LANSCO Colors, a leading closely-held, multi-generational, pigments supplier in its merger with Dominion Colour Corporation, the Canadian-based global manufacturer of pigments and portfolio company of private equity firm, H.I.G. Capital. LANSCO Colors’ CEO and executive team will continue in leading roles with the merged enterprise.
March 27. 2018 – David Deutsch invited to participate in the CED (Committee For Economic Development of The Conference Board) Spring Policy Conference in Washington D.C., a non-partisan, non-profit, business-led public policy organization comprised of leading American companies, CEOs and policy makers that conducts research and analysis in addressing our nation’s most critical issues.
March 29, 2018 – David Deutsch invited panelist (with Charles Wait, Chmn. Adirondack Trust Co. and fmr. NY Fed Board and Saratoga County’s Treasurer and Administrator) for the economic development authority, the Saratoga Prosperity Partnership’s, release of the Partnership’s 2018 Saratoga / Capital Region economic index.
February 2, 2018 – David Deutsch featured presenter at Dealmakers Breakfast Series on "Food & Beverage Dealmaking" with Sobe Beverage founder Kevin McGovern; Agro Imports’ Astrid Soto; Firelight Capital’s Pat Collins and First Republic’s Angela Raitzin. Since 1993, David N. Deutsch & Company has advised numerous leading consumer/retail companies in their growth and exit.
January 2018 - David Deutsch reappointed as one of two Independent Board members, and Treasurer, of BRANY (the Biomedical Research Alliance of NY), a for-profit enterprise jointly owed by NYC's leading academic medical centers.
August 17-19, 2017 – David N. Deutsch & Company held its 19th anniversary Saratoga Weekend, an annual business-and-broader discussion among clients and friends of David N. Deutsch & Co. and its conference partners (led by S&P Global Market Intelligence and Hamilton Lane). "Camp David," as it has become known, is an annual tradition of our firm. 2017 meeting highlights included "Private Equity For Private Enterprise," "State of Readiness: A Blueprint for Operational Excellence," "Earth Day 2020," "The Family Business Advantage," "Next-Gen Tech Training," "Act With Respect Always and a special presentation by fmr. Comptroller General of the United States, David Walker.
June 5, 2017 – David Deutsch invited to join the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership’s Advisory Council. The Council provides Saratoga County with input, analysis and guidance in developing measures of economic growth and helping prepare for periodic public presentation of the Partnership’s Economic Index. David N. Deutsch & Company and its principals value community involvement.
May 15, 2017 – David N. Deutsch & Company engaged to advise the nation’s premier brand in senior executive transition services, a leading closely-held, New York-based business services company, in an evaluation of strategic financial alternatives and the monetization of the ownership stakes of its principals.
April 2017 - DND & Co. engaged to serve as Board Advisor to Safety Partners, Inc., a leading business services company based in Cambridge, MA.
January 26, 2016 – David Deutsch sharing his advice on the sale of closely-held companies at First Republic’s upcoming CEO event, “Coaching to Exit,” with Corporate Finance Super Lawyer, Michael Schwamm (Partner, Duane Morris), fmr. President/CEO various Masco operating companies, Tate Pursell (private equity sponsor), National Chair of leading accountant UHY’s Transaction and Corp. Fin. Groups, Steven McCarty, and First Republic Principal, Angela Raitzin.
January 19, 2016 – Pavle Sabic, head of Global Market Development (Corporates) of Wall Street data leader S&P Capital IQ, shares his thoughts on The Outliers Inn, the podcast of the Operational Excellence Society (a nexus for co-learning among executives dedicated to continuous process improvement and company performance). Mr. Sabic and the OpEx Society ‘connected’ at Camp David 2015.
January 12, 2016 – Museum of American Finance in affil. with the Smithsonian honored Charles Schwab for financial innovation and fmr Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin for leadership. David Deutsch joined esteemed guests, fmr Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner, fmr Federal Reserve Bd. Chmn. Paul Volcker, and DLJ founder and Chmn. of the Museum’s Advisory Comm. Bill Donaldson, among others. A Museum founding Trustee, Mr. Deutsch served as long-time Chmn. of the Nominating Committee to its Board, Treasurer, and Vice Chairman.
November 9, 2015 – BRANY (Biomedical Research Alliance of New York LLC, a national for-profit clinical trials services company est. in 1998 by leading New York academic medical centers NYU School of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine and North Shore-LIJ Health System among others) acquired the assets of HRP Consulting Group, Inc. As Board member and Treasurer, David Deutsch led BRANY’s Special Committee in advising the company’s Board and shareholders (in conjunction with outside advisor, KPMG, and fellow Special Committee members) on the successful completion of the transaction.
October 5, 2015 – Funeral and Honors for John C. Whitehead at Arlington National Cemetery. Fmr. Co-Senior Partner, Goldman Sachs (authored the 14 Business Principles of a firm passionately committed to serving its clients); Commander, US Navy (participated in the invasions of Normandy, Iwo Jima and Okinawa); US Deputy Secretary of State; Chmn., Federal Reserve Bank of NY; Chmn., Lower Manhattan Development Corporation post-9/11; Chmn. Advisory Committee, Museum of American Finance, friend and mentor, John Whitehead epitomized A Life in Leadership. Our heartfelt condolences to Cynthia Whitehead and John’s entire family.
August 25, 2015 – David N. Deutsch & Company’s concept “Grow or Go” featured prominently in Xonitek founder, Joe Paris’, No Skidmarks: Experiences and Lessons in 30 Years of Business as the business theme and call-to-action primarily responsible for the growth of Joe’s company from a modest consultancy to a global, 8-figure, industry leader. Kind words from Joe: “The Summit [the Saratoga Weekend and David Deutsch’s thinking and advice] changed my life.” Hats off to you, Joe.
August 13-15, 2015 -- David N. Deutsch & Company completed its 2015 Saratoga Weekend (aka “Camp David,”) an annual conference for CEOs and other C-level executives, capital providers, heads of professional service firms, and other thought leaders that our firm has hosted since 1998. One of our most outstanding conferences to date, this year’s Saratoga Weekend featured presentations by long-time Comptroller General of the United States, David Walker, former National Security Advisor, Robert “Bud” McFarlane, former Director of the New York Federal Reserve Board, Charles Wait, Weizmann Institute scholar and CEO of BrainSavers, Dr. Paul Bendhiem, corporate governance experts, Nancy May and Ken Handal, and Saratoga Mayor Joanne Yepsen among others. Great program, speakers, attendees and weather – couldn’t ask for a better, more productive, “Camp David!”
August 22, 2014 – David Deutsch invited to speak at New York SmartCEO and Seyfath Shaw LLP’s upcoming Roundtable, “Preparing for M&A,” a discussion of growth strategies and other issues related to M&A, capital investment and private equity.
July 17, 2014 – David Deutsch was included in a group of 200 CEOs and national business leaders invited to honor Chief Executive Magazine's 2014 Chief Executive of the Year (Bob Iger, Chmn./CEO of The Walt Disney Company) in partnership with the New York Stock Exchange.
June 20, 2014 – David Deutsch was honored to serve as Master of Ceremonies of the Association For Corporate Growth 2014 Champion’s Awards (an annual tribute to outstanding achievements in middle-market M&A and corporate finance) at The Metropolitan Club of New York. Awardees included Kenneth Kencel of The Carlyle Group with the prestigious Peter Hilton Founders Award, Robert Landis of The Riverside Company with the New York Leadership Award, and Congressmen Sean Patrick Maloney with the organization’s Growth Award.
June 11, 2014 – Breakfast discussion with Treasury Secretary, Jacob Lew and Macy’s CEO Terry Lundgren at The Economic Club of New York. Secretary Lew’s comments were unremarkable: general acknowledgement of too-low economic growth, too-high unemployment and need for investment in economic infrastructure. Q&A focused more on international (China, in particular) than domestic economic policy. David Deutsch is a member of The Economic Club, a New York institution with members drawn from the top executive levels of business, industry and finance.