19Sep 2012

Marcum Cronus Partners LLC (Marcum Cronus), an investment banking firm providing financial advisory and investment banking services to middle-market companies, is pleased to announce the addition of John J. Quirk as a Senior Advisor to its Board of Advisors. Mr. Quirk is Director of Corporate Development at Donjon Marine Co., Inc., a family-owned marine service company involved in marine transportation, dredging, salvage, wreck removal, heavy lift services and shipbuilding and repair. He is a seasoned financial executive having worked almost twenty years in various financial positions at two major international corporations, City Investing Company and W.R. Grace & Co. At City Investing, Mr. Quirk held the position of Senior Vice President, Treasurer and Chief Fiscal Officer. He also has over twenty years experience in the environmental industry, including both investment banking and private equity.

Prior to joining one of his former investment banking clients, Donjon Marine, in 2009, Mr. Quirk spent eight years as a Managing Director of Morgan Joseph, an investment bank targeting middle market companies. At Morgan Joseph, he headed the firm’s environmental practice which focused principally on companies in solid waste, hazardous waste, waste transportation, recycling, alternative energy, air and water. Mr. Quirk was also a co-founder of an investment bank that specialized in the environmental sector, a co-general partner of the Environmental Opportunities Fund, and a Principal of Churchill Capital’s $125 million Environmental Equity Fund. He has an M.B.A. from the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business and a B.A. from Georgetown University.

“Adding someone with John’s experience and relationships is always gratifying. We are excited that Marcum Cronus Partners is now able to offer John’s expertise to our alternative energy, waste, and environmental clients,” commented Alan Canzano, Managing Director of Marcum Cronus.

About Marcum Cronus Partners

Advising on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, sales, and private placement financings, Marcum Cronus Partners is an investment banking firm that provides financial advisory and investment banking services. The clients of the firm are publicly traded or privately owned companies that engage in middle-market transactions domestically or internationally. Winner of the Association for Corporate Growth’s 2012 Boutique Investment Bank of the Year Award, Marcum Cronus is an affiliate of Marcum LLP, one of the largest independent public accounting and advisory services firms in the U.S. (with 23 offices and more than 1,100 professionals).

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