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Signal Hill's Frank Cordek and Michael Kremen Win Emerging Leaders Awards

Published on: 07/12/2017

BALTIMORE, MD – Signal Hill, a leading investment banking advisory boutique serving the M&A and private capital raising needs of growth companies, is pleased to announce that Frank Cordek and Michael Kremen have been honored by The M&A Advisor as recipieints of its 8th annual Emerging Leaders Award. Mr. Cordek and Mr. Kremen were chosen from a pool of prominent nominees for their notable accomplishments in business and in service to the community.

"The awards for Frank and Michael are well-deserved recognition of their achievements on behalf of clients and further validate Signal Hill as a firm where top-tier talent can grow their careers. On behalf of the firm, I want to extend deply felt congratulations to both Frank and Michael and thanks to the industry experts at The M&A Advisor for again honoring our bankers," said Scott Wieler, Chairman and CEO of Signal Hill.

“The Annual M&A Advisor Emerging Leaders Awards was born as the 40 Under 40 Awards in the United States in 2010 to recognize and celebrate the achievements of young M&A, Financing and Turnaround professionals who had reached a significant level of success and made a notable contribution to their industry and community. With the expansion of the Emerging Leaders program to the United Kingdom, and Europe in 2016, the 2017 US award winners join a truly global network of outstanding young professionals,” said David Fergusson, President and Co-CEO of The M&A Advisor.

Mr. Cordek and Mr. Kremen are Directors in Signal Hill's Boston and Baltimore offices, respectively. Mr. Cordek has more than 15 years of experience and focuses on the Internet & Digital Media and marketing technology sectors. Mr. Kremen has more than 10 years of investment banking experience and focuses on the business services, education, and Environment, Health and Safety sectors.

To view a complete list of this year's Emerging Leaders Award Winners, please click here. For more details on Mr. Cordek's and Mr. Kremen's backgrounds, please visit Signal Hill's website.

About Signal Hill 

Signal Hill LLC, along with its affiliate Signal Hill Capital Group (together, "Signal Hill"), is a leading investment banking and advisory boutique serving the M&A and private capital raising needs of growth companies and was named 2016 Boutique Technology Investment Bank of the Year by the Global M&A Network. Signal Hill's experienced bankers provide deep domain expertise and an unyielding commitment to clients in Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT) and Services. With more than 600 completed transactions and offices in Baltimore, Bangalore, Boston, Mumbai, Nashville, New York, Reston and San Francisco, Signal Hill leverages deep strategic industry and financial sponsor relationships to help our clients achieve Greater Outcomes. For more information visit

Signal Hill’s Frank Cordek and Michael Kremen Win Emerging Leaders Awards