New York, NY, January 30, 2015 -- Goode Partners LLC, a retail and consumer product focused private equity firm based in New York, is pleased to announce the promotion of Michael Stanley to Principal.
Michael joined Goode in 2006. Over the years he has supported investments the firm made in Chuy’s, Rosa Mexicano and Bowlmor Lanes. He has played a key role in structuring transactions and conducting due diligence for new investment opportunities. Michael recently played a leading role in the firm’s partnership investment in La Colombe Torrefaction, a coffee roaster and café operator.
Prior to joining Goode Partners, Michael was an Analyst in the Consumer and Retail Investment Banking Group at Wachovia Securities in Charlotte, NC, focusing on mergers and acquisitions and on raising capital for a number of middle market and private equity clients.
Michael currently is a member of the Board of Directors of Rosa Mexicano Group Holdings, LLC and La Colombe Torrefaction. He previously served as a member of the Board of Directors of Chuy’s Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: CHUY). Michael is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science in Finance.