Paragon Ventures hires former Pacific Pulmonary exec

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

NEWTOWN, Pa. – Paragon Ventures has named Samantha Lincoln, formerly director of business development for Pacific Pulmonary Services, as managing director. “Our sell-side investment banking advisory business continues to grow nationally, and we are committed to having the highest caliber of talent across our team to best serve our clients,” said Marc Rose, president and managing partner. Lincoln assisted with the sale of PPS, the fifth largest home respiratory company in the country, to Teijin Ltd. At PPS, she led strategic acquisition activity—sourcing, valuing, negotiating and leading integration on 20 acquisition transactions ranging from $2 million to $30 million. Lincoln’s experience also includes corporate strategy, capital raising, and distressed turnaround and restructuring. Prior to PPS, she was vice president of Capital Works, a private equity investment firm, and was founder of Instream Partners, an NASD-registered investment bank.