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MINNEAPOLIS (September 15, 2016) — Hubler for Business Families and Platinum Group are merging to meet the unique challenges of family owned...

Daniel Markham, former executive vice president and corporate secretary of Duluth-based Capstan Corporation, has joined Platinum Group, a turnaround management and consulting firm, as an executive consultant.

Platinum Founder Dean Bachelor was interviewed recently on KTIS-AM 900's "God's Work in Progress" program about Platinum's mission — Meaningful Capitalism. The interview covered how Dean and his colleagues at Platinum Group are guided by this mission in their work, especially in tough turnaround...

Due to the recession, a 25 year old global manufacturer and distributor with 1200 customers located in 80 countries experienced a dramatic reduction in revenue. The Company's senior secured lender called its line of credit, leaving the company with limited access to working capital until a...

MINNEAPOLIS (January 15, 2014) - The Upper Midwest Chapter of the Turnaround Management Association (TMA) presented the award for its "2013 Transaction of the Year" at a meeting on January 16, 2014. The Chapter annually recognizes member firms and advisors for accomplishments that demonstrate...

Results from Platinum’s first Business Value Survey indicated two key areas of business improvement in response to the question: What is the single most important issue for your business in 2012? They were: “improving sales” and “creating or implementing new growth strategies/finding new...

Minneapolis, Minn. – Business leaders from across Minnesota gathered on Wednesday, May 18, to honor three companies with the 2011 Minnesota Business Ethics Award (MBEA). The MBEA recognizes Minnesota businesses that have exemplified and promoted ethical conduct for the benefit of the workplace,...

Eden Prairie, Minn. (July 8, 2010) — Platinum Group, a transition management firm, announces the addition of Bruce Baumgarn as member. Previously, he had been a client and associate of the firm. His role is to help guide and provide due diligence for the firm’s...

Eden Prairie, Minn. (May 4, 2010) — Platinum Group, a transition management firm, announces the addition of John Hehre as a member. He will take senior leadership roles in privately held companies that are in a critical transition and provide expertise in...

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (April 15, 2010) — Darin Lynch, a Platinum Group member and CEO of Irish Titan, was honored last month as one of the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal’s "40 Under 40" for his leadership, career and achievements to date. The weekly...

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 6, 2008 — The Upper Midwest Chapter of the Turnaround Management Association (UMTMA) today announced that it awarded the 2008 Transaction of the Year award to Platinum Group for its work as chief restructuring officer in the reorganization and sale of Minneapolis-based...

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