Huntington Capital’s Nicolas Lopez Appointed to ACG San Diego Board of Directors

San Diego, CA – March 3, 2015  Huntington Capital (“Huntington”), a San Diego based lower-middle market focused private equity fund, has announced today that Nicolas Lopez has been named to the Association of Corporate Growth (ACG) San Diego Board of Directors.

The ACG San Diego Board of Directors is a volunteer board comprised of representatives of the ACG membership who have been actively involved in ACG San Diego activities.  The Board of Directors is responsible for chairing all ACG San Diego events and committees.  Lopez currently serves on the Programs Committee, and began his role on the Board of Directors in February 2015.  

"Nicolas is a welcome addition to our Board,” commented Dennis J. Doucette, president of ACG San Diego.  “I look forward to his involvement in the ACG organization as we continue to build on the successes of previous years and further enhance the value and benefits offered to this important network of professionals."

"It is a privilege to be a part of the ACG Board of Directors among many of San Diego’s leading professionals in M&A and corporate finance," said Lopez.  

Lopez, a graduate of San Diego State University and the USC Marshall School of Business, has extensive experience in corporate finance and investment analysis.  His prior operating experience and deep functional knowledge give him a unique perspective with which to serve Huntington portfolio companies.

"We are extremely proud of Nicolas for being offered this opportunity," said Tim Bubnack, managing partner at Huntington Capital.  "ACG San Diego is very involved with the business community, and we are excited for Nicolas’ growth within this organization as he continues to develop valuable relationships and a deeper expertise of the industry."

Lopez will be a part of a panel in the upcoming ACG event on April 21, 2015, titled “Private Equity: Another Arrow in the Service Provider Quiver” discussing local private equity resources and opportunities. For more information, visit http://www.acg.org/sandiego/events

About Huntington Capital

Based in San Diego, CA, Huntington Capital is a leading mezzanine capital provider to underserved, lower middle market companies throughout California and the Western United States.  Founded in 2000, Huntington is currently making new investments out of its third fund, Huntington Capital Fund III, L.P.  Huntington seeks to invest in established lower middle market businesses generating between $10 million and $75 million in revenues across a broad range of industries; investments are typically structured in the form of growth capital, buyout or acquisition financing ranging between $2.0 million and $9.0 million.  The firm has invested in approximately 50 companies since its founding.  Partners Morgan Miller, Tim Bubnack and Frank Mora lead Huntington’s management team. For more information, please visit the company website at www.huntingtoncapital.com.

About the ACG

Founded in 1954, the Association for Corporate Growth (www.acg.org) is the premier global association for professionals involved in corporate growth, corporate development, and mergers and acquisitions. Today ACG stands at almost 15,000 members from corporations, private equity, finance, and professional service firms representing Fortune 500, Fortune1000, FTSE 100, and mid-market companies in 57 chapters in North America, South America and Europe. Leaders in corporations, private equity, finance, and professional service firms focused on building value in their organizations belong to ACG. They recognize the multiple benefits of networking within an influential community of executives growing public and private companies worldwide.