Mr. Meyercord has over 35 years of experience advising both public and privately held companies across a wide range of constituents, including management teams, boards of directors, equity investors, and private business owners on divestitures, acquisitions and other strategic initiatives. He has a deep understanding of how to best position companies for sale, drive competitive processes and negotiate to successful closings.
Prior to joining Carl Marks, Mr. Meyercord was president and founder of Meyercord Advisors Inc., which was established in 1976. Concurrently, he served as managing director and founder of venture capital fund, Venturetech Management Inc. Mr. Meyercord launched his career with Malcom P. McLean, founder of SeaLand Containerization. McLean Industries maintained equity positions in land development, shipping, transportation, and manufacturing companies. He was responsible for spearheading the firm’s corporate development, strategic planning, and M&A functions, often serving as CEO or on the boards of directors of McLean’s various entities.
Mr. Meyercord has served on the boards of numerous companies including: Pacific Crane Maintenance Company, United Vision Logistics, SDI Media Group, The Country Club of North Carolina, Diamondhead Corporation, Wayside Technology Group, Inc., Peapack-Gladstone Bank, Headway Corporate Resources, NES Rentals, Janis Group, RCI Group, and Baltusrol Golf Club.
Mr. Meyercord holds a BA in Accounting from Birmingham-Southern College.