Focus Management Group Selected as Finalist for Financial Restructuring Advisor of the Year Award

Focus Management Group is proud to announce that it has been selected as a Finalist for the Financial Restructuring Advisor of the Year award, to be presented at the Third Annual M&A Advisor Middle Market Financing Awards.

Tampa, FL, May 23, 2008 --( The M&A Advisor’s awards program recognizes financing firms, investment banks, law firms, financial restructuring advisors and private equity groups for their outstanding achievements in the middle market financing industry. The winners will be announced at an awards gala dinner on June 9, 2008 at the Drake Hotel in Chicago, IL.

“Focus Management Group is very proud to be recognized once again by the M&A Advisor for our accomplishments in the middle market restructuring industry,” said J. Tim Pruban, President of Focus Management Group. “Our diverse experience in financial restructurings, combined with our team of seasoned, multi-disciplined professionals who are the very best in their respective fields, have enabled us to consistently provide the services that our clients need to maximize their performance and preserve stakeholder value.”

About Focus Management Group
Focus Management Group offers nationwide capabilities in turnaround management, insolvency proceedings, business restructuring and operational improvement. Headquartered in Tampa, FL, with offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Cleveland, Greenwich, Los Angeles and Nashville, Focus provides a full portfolio of services to distressed companies and their stakeholders, including secured lenders and equity sponsors, guiding them to maximize performance or asset recovery.

Focus Management Group quickly assesses the challenges facing underperforming businesses and acts rapidly to prevent ongoing losses and preserve value.Their hands-on approach helps distressed companies re-establish credibility with key constituents and major funding sources.

The Professionals at Focus have involved in turnaround situations spanning a wide range of industries. They have a proven team of more than 80 multi-disciplined, seasoned professionals. Their reputation for reliability was earned through their successful track record of delivering cost-effective results in a timely manner.

For additional information about Focus Management Group, please visit or call 800-528-8985.

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Kristin Myers