The credit markets may still be tight for those looking for financing, but for anyone not yet ready to jump in, this is the perfect time to do one’s homework.
Chris Sciortino, a director of the investment banking unit of Robert W. Baird, said during a conference call last week that he expects it will be a year or two before the markets begin to loosen up and prospects for mergers and acquisitions start to improve. While there’s not an abundance of capital for investment yet, there’s still plenty of interest in the consumer sector among strategic and private equity firms.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)