Mike Gaudiani, managing partner, is experienced in managing, growing and investing in companies, including troubled operations as well as successful businesses facing important transitions. Mike has been with Danville Partners, LLC since 2000.

Mike has worked with public and privately held companies as well as with large institutional private equity firms and their portfolio companies in various roles including Chairman, CEO, operating partner and advisor. Typically, his role focuses on leading management teams in addressing strategic and operating challenges, including turnarounds and organic growth situations, acquisitions, business integrations, rationalization and divestiture situations.

Mike is the former president of Teledyne Fluid Systems and Specialty Equipment, an international, diversified group of industrial companies, each of which became a leader in its niche of specialized equipment and components, including: gas springs, valves, pumps, hydraulic and pneumatic circuitry, tooling, and mobile material handling, construction and mining equipment. Prior to that, Gaudiani led other operating companies for Teledyne, Inc. including serving as president of Teledyne Farris Engineering, a leader in specialty pressure relief devices for the process industries, and executive vice president in the Teledyne Power Systems Group, a manufacturer of internal combustion engines for industrial and military applications.

Prior to Teledyne, Mike worked at the General Motors Treasurer's Office in New York in international corporate finance and business development, and, for a time, was part of a team that staffed the GM Board of Directors. He began his career at General Motors Corporation as a production line supervisor in a vehicle assembly plant and moved on to other operations and planning positions for several GM divisions and staffs.

He is a graduate of Haverford College in Haverford, PA and received his MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Mike has served on the board of a number or privately held and private equity owned enterprises. Currently he serves on the Board of OSI Environmental, LLC as Chairman, is a member of the Board of Directors of Ramsey Industries, LLC and he's a member of World President's Organization (WPO). He's has served on a number of other private company and association boards, including as the former Chapter Chairman of Young President's Organization (YPO), Cleveland Chapter, and as former Chairman of the Valve Manufacturers' Association of America.

Mike Gaudiani

Mike Gaudiani, managing partner, is experienced in managing, growing and investing in companies, including troubled operations as well as successful businesses facing important transitions. Mike has been with Danville Partners, LLC since 2000.

William B. Rowley

Bill Rowley is president and owner of Mercury Plastics, Inc., in Middlefield, Ohio. He began his career at Mercury, a family owned company, after graduating from Miami University of Ohio. Under his leadership, Mercury has grown from $1 million to $35 million in sales.

Mark Baker

Mark Baker is an active private investor and serves as an advisor to several organizations, including Simplimatic Automation, Mercury Plastics, Parkside Care Corporation, BioSensory, North Shore Safety and The Reserve Group. He has been on both sides of the leveraged buyout business and is familiar with all aspects of leveraged private equity investing.