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Investment Banking Veteran Joins CHILDS Advisory Partners

Atlanta, GA., February 26, 2009 - Jimmy Secretarski has joined the investment banking team of CHILDS Advisory Partners as a Vice President. Jimmy has over 11 years of banking experience with firms such as JPMorgan and Morgan Keegan in New York and Atlanta. He has executed more than 40 transactions totaling over $3 billion. Jimmy will lead the firm’s efforts in a number of areas, including industrial services and education services as well as provide additional execution leadership.

Jim Childs, Managing Partner of CHILDS Advisory Partners, commented, “Getting Jimmy to come on board with us is a great step forward as we build out the firm. His execution expertise in the private equity arena and with mid-market companies helps position us towards our goal of being the premier advisory firm for mid-market business services companies. Jimmy also brings a unique perspective on the education and IT services markets which will be a great compliment to us.”


About CHILDS Advisory Partners

CHILDS Advisory Partners provides exceptional investment banking services to high‐performing business services and technology companies. Our unique combination of global sector focus, process excellence and strength of team allow us to achieve successful outcomes for our clients. Collectively, our senior bankers have executed over 450 M&A and financing transactions. CHILDS is a member of FINRA and SIPC and is a registered broker‐dealer.

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—Jim Childs, Founder
CHILDS Advisory Partners