Helping Businesses Keep Both ii's On The BIG Picture For Over 16 Years!
Distressed & Turnaround Investment Forum

OCTOBER 28, 2020

Virtual Conference


Conference sponsorships provide opportunities for companies seeking increased brand awareness and a platform to demonstrate their expertise, products, or services. If confirmed early, conference sponsorship may include the opportunity for your firm to be represented on the executive speaking faculty. For more information on conference sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

Hank Woji, VP Business Development, iiBIG
Phone: 512-692-9839 | Email:

Don Buford, Founder & CEO, iiBIG
Phone: 212-300-2521 | Email:


Gerbsman Partners

Gerbsman Partners  focus is on maximizing enterprise value for stakeholders and shareholders in highly leveraged, underperforming, undercapitalized, and undervalued companies and their intellectual property. Since 1981, Gerbsman Partners has been involved in maximizing enterprise value for a growing portfolio of more than 109 companies and their intellectual property through Gerbsman Partners’ proprietary ‘Date Certain M&A Process.’Our extensive range of diverse industry experience includes technology, life science, medical device manufacturing, digital marketing, cyber security, gaming, fuel cell, and solar energy and other industries. Our firm has also been assisting emerging growth and middle-market companies to develop and execute financial and capital formation strategies, provide access to capital markets, and develop and facilitate strategic alliances and licensing of intellectual property in a wide range of industries. Gerbsman Partners has been involved in restructuring/terminating over $ 810 million of prohibitive real estate and equipment leases, sub-debt, and creditor issues. And, to date, we have been involved in over $ 2.3 billion of restructurings, mergers and acquisitions, and financing transactions. Our managing partner, Steven R. Gerbsman, participates as a Mentor for MBA students at Stanford University and has also been a guest lecturer at the University of San Francisco’s MBA program, the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown, and the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley’s Venture Capital Executive Program. Gerbsman Partners has offices and strategic alliances in Boston, New York, Washington DC, McLean VA, San Francisco, Orange County, Europe, and Israel.

Gerbsman Partners

Summit Investment Management invests in and manages distressed and underperforming commercial debt and other financial instruments. Since its inception, Summit has closed in excess of 400 transactions with institutions across the country and around the world, including acquisitions of entire portfolios as well as purchases of independent one-off loans ranging in size from $1 million to $75 million. We take pride in our detailed and thoughtful underwriting process and our ability to close transactions quickly. Our clients depend on Summit to be a reliable source of capital in order to monetize or dispose of distressed or underperforming assets.