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About Jack Sweeney

Jack Sweeney is editor in chief of Middle-Market Executive. He is the former editor in chief of Business Finance Magazine and recent editorial director for The CFO Alliance. Jack was the founding editor of Consulting magazine today owned by Bloomberg L.P. He served as editor of Integration Management and Washington Technology, both published by The Washington Post Cos. He can be reached at jack.sweeney@middlemarketexecutive.com.

115: Adopting a Cloud Subscription Model

  Learn More About These Middle Market Business Leaders Tom Stewart CFO, SecureAuth Which industry is currently having the greatest impact on the evolution of the finance function? Join us when CFO Tom Stewart of SecureAuth adds his voice to the innovative clan of “Subscription Economy CFOs” who are determined to recast the mission of…
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114: The Customer-Focused Organization

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113: Growing for all the Right Reasons | Julie Strong, CEO, C1S Group, Inc.

Step back in time and peer into the offices of C1S Group of Dallas and chances are you'd find the lights burning late into the evening with Julie Strong and her husband Matt paying invoices or responding to one last customer query.  Today C1S  is the culmination of many long days, nights and weekends for…
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112: Answering the Demand for On Demand Talent | Pete Butler, CEO MS Companies

MS Companies has created a way for more than 600 manufacturers, including 20 Fortune 500 companies, to instantly fill open jobs and reduce workforce costs by calculating exactly how many on-demand workers are needed to meet their demands. Join us when MS Companies founder and CEO Pete Butler explains how by matching manufacturers with the right…
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111: Achieving Material Growth | Chris Kramer, CEO, Intermolecular

As a 25-year veteran of the semiconductor industry, Chris Kramer knows a thing or two about the advanced materials industry. What's more, he understands where growth opportunities today reside in the land of Silicon Wafers. As the new CEO of Intermolecular, Chris explains how a transition to a services based model is helping open a new…
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110: Growing Along the Liquidity Path | Chris MacFarland, CEO, Masergy

Back in the summer of 2008, Royce Holland, chairman of Masergy, a managed services firm, asked Chris MacFarland, a company outsider at the time, to take a hard look at his company. Seven years and two liquidity events later, MacFarland, Masergy’ CEO,  is now opening yet a another chapter of growth for the network, security…
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109: The Furnishings of New Growth | Lorri Kelley, President, BDI

Join us when Lorri Kelley, President of BDI, lists her priorities for driving new growth inside the realm of home entertainment and home office furnishings. Guest: Lorri Kelley Company: BDI Headquartered: Chantilly, Va Ownership: Privately Held Employees: 75 employees Contacts: www.bdiusa.com  @BDIFurniture (Twitter)
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108: Then Steve Jobs Called Me

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107: Investing for Growth | Lauren Herring, CEO, Impact Group

For many lower middle-market firms bootstrapping is a guiding principle that has overtime become viewed as a company's cultural cornerstone - a fact that frequently narrows a firm's path to new growth.  Join us when Lauren Herring explains how she maneuvered her 2nd generation business beyond its bootstrapped past to begin investing in her firm's…
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106: Building an Urgent Care Franchise | Justin Irizarry, CFO, OrthoNow

  Join us as Justin Irizarry reveals the path OrthoNow blazed to form the nation’s only network of orthopedic urgent care centers. Guest: Justin Irizary, Co-Founder & CFO Company: OrthoNow Industry: Orthopedic urgent care centers Headquartered: Miami, FL Ownership: Privately Held Contacts: www.orthonowcare.com @orthonow (Twitter)    
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