The Danville Partners team includes a network of partners, principals and advisors, most of whom have had substantial experience leading, managing and coaching their own teams. We offer business owners and management teams a first-hand understanding of their challenges and work together with them and their teams, blending our experience with theirs - to achieve more together than would be possible apart. We also offer a network of experienced subject matter experts and specialists that we know stand ready to assist should their capabilities be needed.
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 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.