Peg Adams
Managing Director

Peg AdamsPeg Adams joined Chapman Associates after a successful career in manufacturing. Over the past 25 years, Peg has held a variety of leadership positions in several manufacturing companies. Peg started her career as an accountant, progressed to CFO, and then assumed operational and general management responsibilities for both US and off shore manufacturing as President and COO. Peg is very adept at working with family-owned business owners; very knowledgeable of lean manufacturing practices, strategic planning, international marketing plan development, financing structures and business valuations. She has strong analytical skills as well as a complete understanding of operations and international markets. In her leadership roles she has been the buyer and the seller of businesses and very involved in all aspects of the transactions.

In addition to being active in acquisitions in her manufacturing roles, Peg has served as an acquisition intermediary and advisor in transactions in other industries. Peg has been involved with transactions in the service industry, aerospace industry, consumer retail industry, food industry and technology. In these transactions, Peg was able to provide advice to the client based on her strong practical experience. Her combination of experiences in company leadership, transactions and financing provided the guidance for a successful and quick close; exceeding the client’s expectations.

Peg has served on Advisory Boards in several industries and has provided advisory services to numerous start-up companies.

Peg earned her BS degree in Accounting from Rochester Institute of Technology, a BS degree in Computer Information Systems from Medialle College and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of New York at Buffalo with honors.

Industry practice groups:

  • Construction
  • Financial Services
  • Food
  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing
  • Service Industries
  • Transportation
  • Wholesale & Distribution

Contact information
P.O. Box 783
Ellicottville, NY 14731

Telephone (716) 307-2705