10-3-2006 - Focus Management Group's Ken Naglewski named CIRA Professional
...TAMPA, FL, October 3, 2006 - Ken Naglewski, a Managing Director of Focus Management Group, was recently awarded the designation of Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor ("CIRA") by the Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors ("AIRA").
To receive designation as a CIRA, the AIRA
requires that professionals demonstrate a proven track record of experience in business turnaround, restructuring and bankruptcy matters. Naglewski specializes in advising both debtors and secured creditors of insolvent companies in the role of restructuring and financial advisor and expert witness on bankruptcy issues.Some of his recent Focus bankruptcy engagements include serving as financial and restructuring advisor to The Glass Group, Inc., DT Industries, Inc., PSA Quality Systems, Inc and Sylvest Farms, Inc.He also served as financial advisor to the secured lenders in Oris Automotive, Inc. Prior to joining Focus Management Group, Naglewski served as Chief Restructuring Officer of DESA International, Inc. during its recapitalization efforts which culminated in a Chapter 11 Bankruptcy filing and subsequent 363 sale to a private equity investor.Naglewski also served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of State Industries, Inc., where he led its operational and strategic turnaround and spearheaded the sale of the business.
Naglewski's recent published articles on bankruptcy-related matters cover critical vendor issues, stalking horse considerations in 363 sales and dealing with offshore vendors.A graduate of Roosevelt University with a B.S. in Business Administration, Naglewski is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Certified Turnaround Professional (CTP).He
can be reached at (615) 491-7331 or email@example.com.