Mr. Farlie is a founder and Managing Director of Farlie Turner & Co. In conjunction with its affiliate, Bayshore Partners, a broker-dealer registered with FINRA, Farlie Turner provides merger and acquisition, private placement and financial advisory services to middle market companies.
Prior to the formation of Farlie Turner, Mr. Farlie was founder and President of Kiaora Consulting Co., which provided business and strategic advice to a range of corporate clients.
Prior to founding Kiaora, Mr. Farlie was co-founder of PrintSource USA, a leading privately-held consolidator of commercial printing companies, where he also served as Co-Chief Executive Officer and Director. From its founding in September 1998 to its sale in September 2000, PrintSource acquired 11 companies and grew revenue from $0 to $70 million.
Prior to founding PrintSource, Mr. Farlie served as Vice President, Corporate Development for Republic Industries (today comprised of Republic Services Group (NYSE:RSG) and AutoNation (NYSE:AN)) where he led a team responsible for several hundred acquisitions of privately-held companies. Mr. Farlie was also employed at Huizenga Holdings, a private holding company, and held several positions at Blockbuster Entertainment, including Manager, Corporate Development. Prior to Blockbuster, Mr. Farlie served as a Financial Analyst at PaineWebber Incorporated, a New York-based investment bank.
Mr. Farlie received an A.B. magna cum laude from Princeton University and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business.
Education & Employment Experience:
A.B., magna cum laude, Princeton University
M.B.A., The Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania
Awards & Recognitions:
2012 marked the third consecutive year that Farlie Turner has been awarded the Turnaround Award for its investment banking services. The Turnaround Award is sponsored by The M&A Advisor, a national community of M&A professionals.