SOURCE: The M & A Advisor

November 25, 2008 11:07 ET

Celebs From FOX Business Network to Host M&A Gala

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - November 25, 2008) - Brian Sullivan and Jenna Lee, anchors from Fox Business Network, will co-emcee the "networking event of the year" for middle-market Mergers & Acquisitions. The M&A Advisor's 7th Annual Awards Gala will immediately follow the 17th Middle-Market M&A Conference being held on Monday, December 15th at the historic Hudson Theatre in New York.

"We are thrilled to have Ms. Lee and Mr. Sullivan emcee the evening," said Roger Aguinaldo, CEO, The M&A Advisor. "Their personalities and background will certainly add to the great atmosphere we are anticipating for the evening."

Ms. Lee joined FOX Business Network (FBN) as an anchor in September 2007. She co-anchors "FOX Business Morning" from 5am-7am ET daily on FOX Business Network, and contributes to business reporting throughout the day. She previously served as a reporter for Forbes.com.

Mr. Sullivan joined FOX Business Network (FBN) in April 2008 as an anchor. He co-anchors the 10am-12pm ET hours of the FOX Business block.

Prior to joining FBN, Sullivan served as an anchor for Bloomberg Television where he hosted the programs "Morning Call" and "In Focus." He also frequently hosted the weekend interview program For the Record. Sullivan's July 2007 special "Subprime Shockwaves" won the New York CPA Society Excellence in Financial Journalism award and was nominated for the Loeb Award for its early reporting on the impact of subprime mortgages on the housing market and economy.

The M&A Advisor is a leading information publisher for middle-market mergers and acquisitions and finance. The conference will explore opportunities and challenges for the year ahead and give attendees insight into the different issues that face the industry. The gala will be one of the biggest and most exclusive networking events in middle-market M&A and will recognize excellence in M&A deal-making between $10 million - $1 billion deal value. Speakers include David Rubenstein of the Carlyle Group, John Castle of Castle Harlan, Inc, David Morgenthaler of Morgenthaler and Frederick Joseph of Morgan Joseph & Co.

Since 1998, The M&A Advisor has been connecting professionals in the mergers and acquisitions, distressed investing and related financial industries through its leading conferences and awards galas, M&A Alerts newsletter and online community.

For more information or to register for the event, call 1-877-99-MERGE (1-877-996-3743) or visit http://maadvisor.net/conference. Register before November 28th to receive the discounted early bird rate!

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