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   Below you will find our Trusted Partner Services who have been vetted, are already experienced in Aerospace, Defense and Space and meet our high professional standards.  They will be able to guide you through their areas of expertise while we focus on ours, operational excellence in every discipline and growing sales. 

We are evaluating additional disciplines for our services, in the meantime, If there is an area that you would like to have addressed, please let us know and we will review it accordingly.


Marcelo Mills, Branch SVP.
Pacific Mercantile Bank
Marcelo D. Mills, SVP, joined Pacific Mercantile Bank in May 2018 and manages the Irvine Regional Office. A dedicated commercial banker, Marcelo was VP/Senior Relationship Manager for Community Bank in Irvine prior to joining Pacific Mercantile. Earlier in his career, Marcelo had business banking responsibilities with First Citizens Bank and Chase Bank. Marcelo is very active in serving his local community through various philanthropic organizations with multiple board and committee positions. His core competencies include C&I, Commercial Real Estate Lending, Deposits and Treasury Management.
McDermott & Bull
Executive Search
McDermott + Bull’s Aerospace + Defense Practice operates on a global level, serving leading companies in aerospace and defense, general, and commercial aviation. The Aerospace + Defense practice is co-chaired by our CEO Rod McDermott and Managing Director Jared Moriarty. Both are private pilots and aviation enthusiasts who have spent years building strong relationships within the industry. The team is supported by Brent Lamb, formerly of Northrop Grumman; Michael Finegold, who has worked on executive recruitment engagements for some of the industry’s leading organizations worldwide; and Jason Levi Pinegar, who has served as a management consultant with a variety of public, private, and non-profit organizations.
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CPA Firm
George Uhl has been coordinating the financial needs of aerospace manufacturing companies for 34 years. For 25 of those years, he has been in a customer liaison position as a Relationship Manager with Community Bank. Founded in 1945, Community Bank is a privately-held, Southern California-based business bank with a culture steeped in manufacturing. George has assisted and supported many aerospace manufacturing companies in their growth. His depth of knowledge in the aerospace and defense arena provides clients with a trusted advisor who is aware of the challenges that A & D companies face. The primary products provided by Community Bank are working capital lines of credit, machinery financing, commercial real estate financing, Treasury Management Services, Foreign Exchange and International Trade Finance. As a preferred SBA lender, Community Banks assists customers with the financing of industrial real estate, leasehold improvements, machinery and acquisitions of companies.
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 Mr Michael Gough,
Cyber Security Principal  
NCC Group



We are a global cyber security business operating across multiple sectors, geographies and technologies. We have operations in North America, the UK, Europe and a rapidly growing footprint in Asia Pacific with offices in Australia, Japan and Singapore.

The Heller Group, Inc.
                                 20 years experience providing executive assessment and coaching for Fortune 500 and small businesses. Author of the book "The Prodigal Executive-Coaching Executives Too Painful to Keep, Too Valuable to Fire." Passionate about selecting, hiring, and promoting the best leaders to provide a high quality work environment for all employees.
   Dr. Heller has extensive experience coaching executives from such companies as Lockheed-Martin, Northrop-Gruman, AirResearch, Boeing, and Newport Corporation.
   Specialties: Developing high potential leaders, preventing managerial and executive derailment, assessing talent for hiring and promotion.
Executive Coaching, Bruce A. Heller, Ph.D
The Heller Group, Inc.


Investment Banking

The Janas Team supports firm clients in the selection and implementation of strategies that enhance profitability and adds millions of dollars of Enterprise Value to client companies.

Over the past 25 years, Janas clients have added Millions and Millions of Value due to the advice and services provided by Janas.

We know that nothing sells better than a great story—and telling our client’s stories in a compelling manner is especially important for privately owned companies. It is common wisdom that the right story to the right buyer can improve deals by 50%–especially for entrepreneurs selling to large financial and strategic buyers. We help translate your story so that MBA buyers recognize your special value.

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