Mike Rosenberg assumed the role of CEO of Barrington Associates in 2006.He
has spent more than 22 years in investment banking and corporate finance, assisting corporate clients in achieving their financial and strategic objectives.Mike has also been the senior advisor in numerous prominent middle-market transactions.
Some of the transactions in which he
has acted in such capacity include the take-private of Herbalife International Inc.
, the sale of Pacific Architects and Engineers, Inc.
to Lockheed Martin
, the sale of Wickes Furniture, Inc.
to Sun Capital
, LAK Acquisition Corp.'s
sale of the Los Angeles Kings Hockey Team, the merger of Dakin, Inc.
with Applause Enterprises, Inc.
and the merger of Smith+Noble LLC
with Cornerstone Brands, Inc.
Since 1994, Mike
has been listed in "Who's Who in Banking and Finance," the Los Angeles Business Journal's annual poll of the 100 most influential individuals in the Los Angeles financial services community.He is a General Securities Principal licensed with the NASD and a member of Young President's Organization.In addition, Mike is active in community affairs, serving as a board member of several civic and charitable organizations, including JVS, where he served as Treasurer.
Rosenberg's commitment to youth led him to establish the Westcoast Sports Associates
, an organization dedicated to improving the lives of underprivileged children in southern California by giving them the opportunity to participate in sports. Prior to joining Barrington Associates, Mike Rosenberg was employed by Bear, Stearns & Co., where he worked in the firm's real estate and corporate finance departments.Rosenberg graduated cum laude from UCLA with a B.A. degree in Economics.In addition, he holds an MBA degree from the Harvard Business School.