James E. Forrest

Operating Partner at Shore Capital Partners LLC

James E. Forrest

James E. Forrest

Operating Partner at Shore Capital Partners LLC

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Lamplighter Partners LLC

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336

Number of Boards

10

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Founder at Chicagoland Smile Group

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Co-Founder & Managing Partner at Shore Capital Partners LLC

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Chief Executive Officer at Dothan Fabrics Corp.

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Chief Financial Officer & Secretary at Smile Brands Inc.

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Special Venture Partner at Galen Collaborative Capital

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Professional at TriState Capital Holdings, Inc.

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Partner at Shore Capital Partners LLC

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Operating Partner at Shore Capital Partners LLC

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Operating Partner at Shore Capital Partners LLC

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Partner at Shore Capital Partners LLC

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James E. Forrest
Operating Partner at Shore Capital Partners LLC
Education
MBA
Class of 1975

Harvard Business School (HBS) is the graduate business school of Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The school offers a large full-time MBA program, doctoral programs, and many executive education programs. It owns Harvard Business School Publishing, which publishes business books, leadership articles, online management tools for corporate learning, case studies, and the monthly Harvard Business Review.

BS in Electrical Engineering, magna cum laude
Class of 1971

Michigan State University (MSU) is a public research university located in East Lansing, Michigan, United States and is the first land-grant institution that was created to serve as a model for future land-grant colleges in the country under the 1862 Morrill Act. Michigan State has been labeled one of the "Public Ivies," a publicly funded university considered as providing a quality of education comparable to those of the Ivy League. Following the introduction of the Morrill Act, the college became coeducational and expanded its curriculum beyond agriculture. Today, MSU is the ninth-largest university in the United States, with 47,800 students and 2,954 faculty members.

Career History
Managing Partner
Current
Operating Partner
Current

Shore Capital Partners focuses on investments in lower middle-market companies in the healthcare sector. For platform investments, the firm targets companies with $5 million to $50 million and EBITDA of $1 million to $5 million. For add-on investments, companies should have at least $1 million in revenues. There is no minimum EBITDA requirement. Shore Capital Partners participates in: family succession transactions, MBOs, LBOs, recapitalizations, industry consolidations, growth investments and corporate divestitures.

Managing Director
1988 - 2009

Wind Point Advisors focuses on acquiring middle-market businesses with significant growth potential and a clear strategy for value creation. The firm invests primarily in companies in the business services, consumer products, healthcare and industrial products sectors. They target companies with revenues of $100 million to $500 million and EBITDA of at least $8 million. Wind Point Partners participates in LBOs, recapitalizations, industry consolidations and provides capital for expansions. Investments typically range from $20 million to $100 million

Boards & Committees
Chairman of the Advisory Board
Current
Member, Board of Directors
Current

U.S. Security Associates, Inc. engages in the provision of security solutions. It offers officer and data force, and special services. The company was founded by Charles R. Schneider and is headquartered in Roswell, GA.

Member, Board of Directors
Current

Twitchell Technical Products LLC designs and manufactures polymer products and coatings. It produces custom specialty technical fibers, fabrics and engineered films to meet exacting performance and design requirements that are inputs in a diverse set of end products including interior window shades, awnings, screens, wall and floor coverings, environmental protection and containment products, surgical gowns, absorbents, automotive components and industrial packaging. The company was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in Dothan, AL.

Political Donations
$1,600
2014

Former Secretary of State at Michigan Office of the Secretary of State

$10K
2012

Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

$2,500
2011

Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

Transactions
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Marshall & Ilsley Corp., Metavante Corp. purchase Med-i-Bank, Inc. from Wind Point Partners

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