Getzler Henrich & Associates LLC, founded in 1968, is one of the nation's oldest and most respected names in middle market corporate restructurings and operations improvement and has successfully worked with over a thousand companies throughout the world to achieve sustainable growth and profitability. Long respected for its results-oriented approach, Getzler Henrich deploys rapid, pragmatic decision making and metrics-driven implementation services for its clients. With years of experience in executive-level positions at major corporations, and a broad range of advisory expertise, Getzler Henrich professionals have consistently and successfully guided companies through crises and growth phases. Working with a wide range of companies, including publicly-held firms, private corporations, and family-owned businesses, Getzler Henrich’s expertise spans more than fifty industry sectors, from ‘new economy’ technology and service firms to ‘old economy’ manufacturing and distribution businesses. For more information on Getzler Henrich’s expertise, please visit www.getzlerhenrich.com.
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Mark Podgainy is a Managing Director in the New York office of Getzler Henrich & Associates.; he has more than 20 years of experience working with healthy, underperforming and distressed middle market businesses, both as an advisor and as a member of the management team. He has provided operations restructuring, business plan analysis, performance improvement, cash and vendor management, bankruptcy consulting and interim management services. He has also worked with law firms on forensic and litigation support assignments in bankruptcy cases. His clients have included business owners, boards of directors, private equity firms, lenders, creditors’ committees and law firms, and he has worked primarily in the consumer products, building products, food, hospitality, retail, apparel and textile, and real estate sectors. He has served in roles such as CRO, interim CFO, treasurer or financial advisor in a variety of situations but, in each case, he has been able to address thorny financial, legal, organizational and governance issues to maximize recoveries for the parties-in-interest.
Jarret P. Hitchings practices in the area of commercial finance, financial restructuring and business bankruptcy, and corporate litigation. Mr. Hitchings regularly represents business debtors, committees, lenders, trustees and creditors in bankruptcy litigation. He also represents agents, lenders and borrowers in financial transactions, and lenders, servicers, corporations and management in connection with governance issues and commercial disputes.
Mr. Hitchings is a 2010 magna cum laude graduate of Villanova University School of Law, where he was elected to the Order of the Coif, and a 2007 graduate of the Pennsylvania State University.