[PAST EVENT] Executive in Residence Steve Smiley

March 15, 2011 - March 16, 2011
Alan B. Miller Hall (Business School)
101 Ukrop Way
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
Mr. Smiley is the Managing Partner of Madison Lane Partners LLC, a private advisory and investment firm located in Dallas, TX. Madison Lane provides consulting services to a small group of clients generally on certain private equity matters, and it invests in middle market companies for its own account.

From 1996 through 2010, he was President of Hunt Private Equity Group, Inc., the private investment activity associated with the Ray L. Hunt family of Dallas, TX. While there, Mr. Smiley led investments in 11 lower middle market companies on behalf of The Lafayette Investment Fund, L. P., a private equity fund sponsored by Hunt, and four others on behalf of the Hunt family.

Prior to joining Hunt, he was President of Cypress Capital Corporation, a private equity firm he co-founded in 1991. Cypress was the general partner of a private equity fund that sponsored management buyouts and growth financings.


Tuesday, March 15

- 8 a.m.-Noon Meet individually with students
- Noon - Meet with Dean Larry Pulley
- 12:30 p.m. Informal lunch with students
- 2 p.m. Walsh Ethics in the Workplace speech
- 3:30 p.m. Meet with student
- 4:30 p.m. Meet with Bob Mooney
- 6:30 p.m. Dinner with Students

Wednesday, March 16

- 8 a.m.-noon Meet individually with students
- Noon Executive Conversation videotaping
- 12:30 p.m. Informal lunch with students