Building the next generation of government contractors

Date: Wednesday, March 16, 2022 7:30 am - 10:00 am
Duration: 2 Hours, 30 Minutes

US Capitol

Please join us for Building the Next Generation of Government Contractors 

Sponsored by BABA Sponsoring Member:


Panelists from AE Industrial Partners, Battle Investment Group, Blue Delta Capital Partners, Enlightenment Capital, Razor’s Edge Ventures, and Sagewind Capital will share their insights on how government contractors can utilize private equity to transform their businesses.

7:30 – 8:00 a.m.               Networking
8:00 – 8:45 a.m.               Panel: Growth Capital: Is it Right for You?
Moderated by Sam Maness, Managing Director, Defense and Government Services Investment Banking at Raymond James

8:50 – 9:35 a.m.               Panel: Control Investors: The Next Stage
Moderated by Lauren Shields, Financial Advisor at Pinnacle Financial Partners and Masha Loughlin, Financial Advisor at Pinnacle Financial Partners

9:40 – 10:00 a.m.            State of the Defense & Government Services Market
Presented by Stephanie Johnson, Government Contracting Senior Analyst at RSM

Growth Capital Panelists:

  • Mark Frantz, Co-Founder & General Partner at Blue Delta Capital Partners
  • Devin Talbott, Founder & Managing Partner at Enlightenment Capital
  • Peggy Styer, Co-Founder & Managing Partner at Razor’s Edge Ventures

Control Investors Panelists:

  • Jeff Hart, Principal at AE Industrial Partners
  • Raj Kanodia, Managing Director at Sagewind Capital
  • David Battle, Founder & Partner at Battle Investment Group

DATE: Wednesday, March 16, 2022

TIME: 7:30 a.m. - 10 a.m. EDT

Hilton McLean Tysons Corner
7920 Jones Branch Dr
McLean, VA 22102

Vaccination Requirement: All attendees are required to be fully vaccinated, as defined by the CDC, and will be asked to complete a form to attest to this during registration.