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MPI Consulting acquired by John H. Hawkins

MPI Consulting


Jun 2011



Generational Equity, a leading advisor to privatelyheld and family-owned businesses for mergers and acquisitions is pleased to announce the sale of its client, MPI Consulting to John H. Hawkins of Cincinnati, OH. The transaction closed on June 30, 2011, led by Managing Directors, Douglas Smith, Jerry Yocum and Vice President, Michael Goss. Since being founded in 1974, MPI has provided organizations across the United States with clientcentric human resource management consulting services to help them succeed. MPI's consulting services have served clients in a wide variety of industries, such as health care, media, technology, and federal government contractors.

Jim Taylor, President and CEO of MPI commented on the transaction, "John has an outstanding track record of exceeding his clients' expectations for timely, innovative and successful solutions. We are very fortunate to have his expertise and focused efforts on behalf of MPI and its clients. I look forward to many future successes together."

"I am excited for the opportunity to become Owner/Partner and Board Member of MPI," said John Hawkins. This business has been extremely successful over the past 37 years with its range of capabilities in Organizational Development, Labor Relations, Compensation, and Human Resources. MPI's capabilities truly benefit organizations large and small. Importantly, I look forward to working with Jim Taylor, President and CEO of MPI and the MPI employee team to take our client relationships to the next level."

"Relationships our firm has with private investors looking to acquire industry specific companies is instrumental in closing deals," said Generational Equity President Ryan Binkley. "I am extremely proud of our firm's professional relationships with private, strategic and financial buyers, resulting in successful transactions for both buyer and seller."