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August 3, 2011

Michael McCauley and Phoenix Receive Industry Awards

Michael McCauley is honored as Boutique Turnaround Consultant of the Year and Phoenix wins M&A Deal of the Year

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PHILADELPHIA (August 3, 2011) —- Michael McCauley and Phoenix Management Services were both recognized with awards given by Global M&A Network during the 2011 Turnaround Atlas Awards Gala in Chicago at the end of June. The annual awards honors excellence in transactions completed from restructuring, reorganization and turnaround communities, world-wide. This year, 184 finalists were eligible competitors in 30 categories of transactional awards.

Michael McCauley received the award for “Boutique Turnaround Consultant of the Year” for his extraordinary results as Chief Restructuring Officer for WM Coffman, LLC and as Co-Chief Restructuring Officer for Arch Aluminum and Glass, Inc. “Michael’s leadership was integral to the successful turnaround, restructuring, and sale of these two building products companies ” one in a Bankruptcy 363 sale and the other in a consensual UCC Article 9 Foreclosure sale,” said Vince Colistra, Shareholder and Senior Managing Director of Phoenix. “These two assignments showcase Michael’s unique ability to combine operational turnaround, interim CFO, and investment banking skills to middle market companies in need of effective solutions in a short time frame.”

Phoenix Management Services was recognized with an award for the “Special Situation M&A Deal of the Year ” Small Mid Markets” for its role in the WM Coffman transaction. “We are thrilled to be recognized for our involvement in this transaction and would like to acknowledge the efforts of SSG Capital Advisors, Prophet Equity, and the entire deal team, as well as the dedication of the employees of WM Coffman and support of the senior lender, in order to restructure the operations of the business and effectuate a sale of the business in just 100 days,” said Michael McCauley, Managing Director of Phoenix Management and Phoenix Capital Resources.

About Phoenix

For over 25 years, Phoenix has provided smarter, operationally focused solutions for middle market companies in transition. Phoenix Management Services provides turnaround, crisis and interim management, specialized advisory and operational due diligence services for both distressed and growth oriented companies. Phoenix Capital Resources provides seamless investment banking solutions including M&A advisory, complex restructurings and capital placements. Securities transactions are offered through PM Securities, LLC, a FINRA and SIPC member firm. Visit &

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