Patrick Morin is a partner with Transact Capital Partners, a Richmond, Virginia-based investment banking firm that specializes in mergers and acquisitions of privately-owned companies with enterprise values up to $100MM. Transact serves clients in the multifamily, technology, manufacturing, logistics, financial, and staffing industries.
He was also one of the founding partners of BrightHammer, LLC., a global consultancy engaged by private equity groups, boards of directors, and CEOs to improve the performance of their invested companies. BrightHammer works with select start-ups, growth companies, and turnarounds to stabilize operations, manage corporate culture changes, and ramp up revenue and employee performance.
Prior to his current engagement, he was seven years as Senior Vice President with Cornerstone Realty Income Trust, Inc., a New York Stock Exchange-traded company that owned and operated over 24,000 apartments.
For two decades, Mr. Morin was an instructor with world renown Dale Carnegie Training. He was certified to lead all Dale Carnegie programs, but specialized in The Sales Advantage, Leadership Training for Managers, and High Impact Presentations. He was ranked among the top three instructors globally and was a member of the elite Global Delivery Team.
While a member of the National Speakers Association, he personally conducted thousands of keynotes and training meetings for businesses, associations, government agencies and community groups. Notable groups he's addressed include: NASA, National Association of Women In Construction, the National Ground Intelligence Center, the DEA, MARCORSYSCOM, the Flight Information Warfare Center, NavSea, the National Independent Staffing Association, The National Apartment Association, and McDonalds, and the International Council Of Shopping Centers.
Mr. Morin appears on television, radio, and in print as an authority in his field. He has been appeared in Forbes, CNBC and wrote a weekly column on sales for the Central Pennsylvania Business Journal and www.lendio.com.
In addition to having served on the boards of several charities including the YMCA and the Franks Foundation, Mr. Morin served on the Board of Directors for Wintergreen Resort.