Focus Management Group Awarded Financial Restructuring Advisor Firm of the Year

Tampa, FL, June 19, 2008 --( J. Tim Pruban, President of Focus Management Group, is proud to announce that the nationwide business restructuring and turnaround consulting firm was recognized as the Financial Restructuring Advisor Firm of the Year at the Third Annual Middle Marketing Financing Awards, sponsored by The M&A Advisor.

The M&A Advisor recognized dealmakers and firms in fields such as investment banking, private equity, legal services and business restructuring at its awards dinner in Chicago, IL on June 9, 2008. A panel of independent judges selected the winners in 21 categories from among 104 competing finalists.

Focus Management Group was recognized based on the strong impact of the firm’s contributions to the middle market restructuring industry in the past 12-month period.

“Focus Management Group is honored that our industry peers chose to recognize our accomplishments,” said Pruban. “This award demonstrates the diligence and success our experienced team of professionals has achieved on numerous recent engagements. We will continue to partner with clients seeking turnaround assistance in diverse industries and provide the guidance that is vital to their continued success.”

About Focus Management Group
Focus Management Group provides nationwide professional services in turnaround management, insolvency proceedings, business restructuring and operational improvement with a senior-level team of eighty professionals. Headquartered in Tampa, FL, with offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Cleveland, Greenwich, Los Angeles and Nashville, the firm provides a full portfolio of services to distressed companies and their stakeholders, including secured lenders and equity sponsors.

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

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