Evergreen Advisors CEO Rick Kohr appeared on Executive Leaders Radio on March 3, 2011. Rick shared the founding of Evergreen Advisors and that “it is fascinating because it’s not in many businesses that you get to sit down with someone and really know their passion, vision, dreams, concerns, financial statements…you get to work on their dream.” Executive Leaders Radio is dedicated to honoring individuals who have risen to leadership roles through hard work and dedication.
Evergreen Advisors was ranked 6th in the Baltimore Book of Lists recently-published 2011 list of Largest Management Consulting firms. More than 50 companies were surveyed for this list and the growth Evergreen has seen helped lift the firm to the top. Evergreen assisted 75 clients in 2010 with 46 being the in Baltimore Metro Area.
“We take great pride in being ranked in the BBJ’s “Book of Lists,” remarked Rick Kohr, CEO. “Helping business owners in our community Realize their Destiny is our mission. We want to help as many area companies as we can. “
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Evergreen Advisors announces that Rick Kohr, CEO was named to the 13 member Howard County Cyber Commission. The newly formed commission will advise Howard County Executive Ken Ulman to help maximize opportunities generated by the growth of cyber activity in the Baltimore-Washington region.
“Rick’s financial expertise is a welcome addition, and makes what was already a strong commission even stronger. Much of the Cyber Commission’s work will focus on regional business development and job creation, so Rick’s in depth knowledge of investment banking and corporate financing will be invaluable,” said County Executive Ken Ulman.
Kohr brings a wealth of knowledge to the commission in business development. He serves on the board of many local technology companies and is actively involved with area business incubators and other business development initiatives. “It’s an honor to serve on the Howard County Cyber Commission,” said Kohr. “I look forward to working with the talented people serving on the commission and making recommendations that will maximize opportunities for Howard County in cyber security technology.”
WASHINGTON, DC/BALTIMORE, MD – Evergreen Advisors’ client Pathsensors, Inc., an environmental testing company that manufactures pathogen identification systems is positioning itself for future growth. Recently spun-off from Rockville based Innovative Biosensors Inc. (IBI), Pathsensors is a leading edge biotech company focused on the food testing and biosecurity market. The company recently was awarded a $5 million contract from the Department of Defense.
Pathsensors will be relocating to the UMB Biopark, in Baltimore Md., and will utilize a recently completed equity offering for expansion of sales and marketing, automation of quality systems and new product development.
Pathsensors received an investment from the Chesapeake Emerging Opportunities Club, LLC, which is an early-stage private equity investment fund focused on promising emerging growth companies in the mid-Atlantic region.
“When Pathsensors looked for a financial advisor we turned to Evergreen Advisors. With LeadJig, financial advisors can use omnichannel marketing so the chances are you will have contact with a lot of different companies. We selected Evergreen for their strength in Biotechnology and their ability to understand our needs. With Evergreen we know that not only would they guide us through the process but also develop a lasting relationship with us.” _________________________________________________________