Assessment and advice to owner of $140M farm regarding operational and management improvements leading to significant cost and debt reductions, and ultimately to refinancing with new lender.
Chief restructuring officer and advisors to $1.5B agricultural cooperative with multiple farming and agribusiness operations.
Chief restructuring officer and advisors to $600M senior living management and real estate development company embroiled in securities investigations and paralyzed by lack of cash, frozen credit, and unwieldly ownership structure.
Chapter 11 operating trustee to cash-strapped and overleveraged poultry processor. Led cost analysis and reductions resulting in profitable operations and successful purchase transaction.
Advisor to $30M grass seed/mint/berry farm and vineyard in Chapter 11 context.
Assessment and advice to $60M senior living operator to restructure vendor debt and leases.
Chief restructuring officer of large NW poultry processor on verge of bankruptcy. Led cost reductions and found buyer.
Assessment and advice helping troubled potato processor obtain interim unsecured financing and reach innovative solution to legal issues to continue operating.
Advised several homebuilders during the 2007-12 collapse of the housing market, developing an innovative strategy to obtain construction funding appropriately sized to the remaining market.
Assessment of beef processing company leading to recommended changes in management structure.
Operational assessment and advice to management of large national kosher meat producer leading to improved efficiencies.
Advised NW onion processing company supplying quality frozen products to large international client base in the private restructure of the business.
Advice to $100M Native American forest products manufacturing outfit leading to payment of debt and restructure of operations.
Chapter 11 operating trustee of $46M plywood manufacturer leading to operational turnaround, restoration of lender confidence, and successful pursuit of insurance claims.
Led $150M secondary wood products manufacturer in successful turnaround and workout with existing lender during collapse of forest products industry.
Assessed value of trillion-dollar pension fund's timber holdings.
Restructured operations, restored value with innovative programming, and found a buyer for previously failing top-25 market radio station.
Advised owner of heating unit manufacturer in weathering highly-publicized lawsuit and product recall.