September 24, 2021

For-Profit Education Companies for PE Investors – Special Invitation

capital roundtable is very pleased to be a partner of The Capital Roundtable for its full-day annual summer conference on “Private Equity Investing in For-Profit Education Focused Companies.”


Coming up on Tuesday, July 26, in New York City, the theme of this conference is
Life After November — The New Reality for For-Profit Education Investors


I’m reaching out to you, as a friend of my firm, to offer you a special VIP rate — $500 off the standard rate.  Your price to register is only $995!


Chairing the conference is James A. Rowan is a senior advisor & head of the education group at Stifel Investment Banking (“Stifel”).

You’ll hear from James and 20 other experienced for-profit education company pros who will share their perspectives and lessons learned.
At this conference, you’ll enjoy exceptional networking opportunities. The agenda includes ample time, with session breaks and a buffet lunch, to exchange ideas, swap business cards, and form new relationships.


To register, please call Sarah Burd, at 212-832-7300 ext. 0, or email her at


Please be sure to mention MarketDrivenEDU to receive this low VIP rate.  And note this rate is not available online. 

EDU PE conference standing room only

The capital round table event last week at the University Club was standing room only.  They had to bring out additional tables to accommodate the surge in attendance.  Lots of strong speakers, companies & industry power players delivered yet another strong event.  Clearly the most influential gathering of PE investing in education and educational service companies. 

Here were a few of the speakers:


 Bruce A. Eatroff, Partner

Halyard Capital

  •  Diane Auer-Jones, Career Education Corp.
  • Jonathan P. Barnes, Halyard Capital
  • Jay N. Bartlett, Parthenon Group LLC
  • Erik L. Brooks, ABRY Partners LLC
  • William C. Clohan, Assoc. of Private Sector Colleges & Universities
  • John F. Cozzi, AEA Investors LP
  • Christopher L. Curran, Education Growth Partners
  • Lincoln E. Frank, Quad Partners LLC
  • Marcelo Gigliani, Apax Partners LP
  • Michael B. Goldstein, Dow Lohnes PLLC
  • James J. Goll, BMO Capital Markets Corp.
  • Jonathan N. Grayer, Weld North LLC
  • Carter W. Harned, Leeds Equity Partners LLC
  • Robert Lytle, Parthenon Group LLC
  • Jonathon Newcomb, Coady Diemar Partners LLC
  • Jason Palmer, Kaplan Ventures
  • Chip Paucek, 2tor Inc.
  • Nina S. Rees, Knowledge Universe Education LP
  • Jason Rosenberg, Sterling Partners
  • Kenneth D. Salomon, Dow Lohnes Government Strategies LLC
  • Joshua N. Schwartz, East Wind Advisors LLC
  • Jeffrey M. Silber, BMO Capital Markets Corp.
  • Jason Stoffer, Maveron LLC
  • Peter O. Wilde, Providence Equity Partners LLC