Curtis Carpenter and John Adams are featured speakers at conferences throughout the country for both state and national organizations.  See Curtis and John at one of these upcoming conferences.  For more information, contact Amy Seiford at aseiford@smslp.com or 512-703-1595.

January 2020

Acquire or Be Acquired Conference

January 26-January 28, 2020

Curtis Carpenter, Principal & Head of Investment Banking, will be speaking on “Your Bank’s Franchise Value Today & Tomorrow.” What are the primary drivers of your bank’s franchise value: Size? Profitability? Geography? Deposit cost? Growth rate? Ideal for CEOs and board members concerned about optimizing their strategic alternatives, this session explores the trends in recent M&A pricing and activity, and takes a look at what changes 2020 may bring.

February 2020

2020 NDBA/SDBA Bank Management Conference

February 14-15, 2020

“What Is My Bank Worth? M&A and Industry Update”

John Adams, Sheshunoff and Co.

The rapid contraction in the number of banks is dramatically changing the landscape of community banking and its performance drivers. In the midst of these changes, the value of deposits and liquidity is moving up as the focus of many buyers is turning toward funding sources. Learn what is driving performance and value in today’s market, reasonable price expectations for banks and factors that could extend recent trends in M&A prices and deal volume or cause it to fade.

March 2020

CEO Affiliation Program- Beaver Creek, CO

March 16-18, 2020

John Adams, Vice President- Investment Banking, will be speaking on “Your Bank’s Franchise Value Today & Tomorrow.” What are the primary drivers of your bank’s franchise value: Size? Profitability? Geography? Deposit cost? Growth rate? Ideal for CEOs and board members concerned about optimizing their strategic alternatives, this session explores the trends in recent M&A pricing and activity, and takes a look at what changes 2020 may bring.

CEO Affiliation Program- Scottsdale, AZ

March 23-25, 2020

Curtis Carpenter, Principal & Head of Investment Banking, and John Adams, Vice President- Investment Banking, will be speaking on “Your Bank’s Franchise Value Today & Tomorrow.” What are the primary drivers of your bank’s franchise value: Size? Profitability? Geography? Deposit cost? Growth rate? Ideal for CEOs and board members concerned about optimizing their strategic alternatives, this session explores the trends in recent M&A pricing and activity, and takes a look at what changes 2020 may bring.

April 2020

CEO Affiliation – Charleston, SC

April 20-22, 2020

Curtis Carpenter, Principal & Head of Investment Banking, and John Adams, Vice President- Investment Banking, will be speaking on “Your Bank’s Franchise Value Today & Tomorrow.” What are the primary drivers of your bank’s franchise value: Size? Profitability? Geography? Deposit cost? Growth rate? Ideal for CEOs and board members concerned about optimizing their strategic alternatives, this session explores the trends in recent M&A pricing and activity, and takes a look at what changes 2020 may bring.

CEO Affiliation- La Jolla,CA 

April 27-29, 2020

Curtis Carpenter, Principal & Head of Investment Banking, and John Adams, Vice President- Investment Banking, will be speaking on “Your Bank’s Franchise Value Today & Tomorrow.” What are the primary drivers of your bank’s franchise value: Size? Profitability? Geography? Deposit cost? Growth rate? Ideal for CEOs and board members concerned about optimizing their strategic alternatives, this session explores the trends in recent M&A pricing and activity, and takes a look at what changes 2020 may bring.

September 2020

CEO Affiliation- Inn at Spanish Bay, Pebble Beach, CA 

September 14-16, 2020

Curtis Carpenter, Principal & Head of Investment Banking, and John Adams, Vice President- Investment Banking, will be speaking on “Your Bank’s Franchise Value Today & Tomorrow.” What are the primary drivers of your bank’s franchise value: Size? Profitability? Geography? Deposit cost? Growth rate? Ideal for CEOs and board members concerned about optimizing their strategic alternatives, this session explores the trends in recent M&A pricing and activity, and takes a look at what changes 2020 may bring.

CEO Affiliation- Fairmont Austin, Austin, TX 

September 21-23, 2020

Curtis Carpenter, Principal & Head of Investment Banking, and John Adams, Vice President- Investment Banking, will be speaking on “Your Bank’s Franchise Value Today & Tomorrow.” What are the primary drivers of your bank’s franchise value: Size? Profitability? Geography? Deposit cost? Growth rate? Ideal for CEOs and board members concerned about optimizing their strategic alternatives, this session explores the trends in recent M&A pricing and activity, and takes a look at what changes 2020 may bring.

October 2020

CEO Affiliation- The Cloister, Sea Island, GA

October 12-14, 2020

Curtis Carpenter, Principal & Head of Investment Banking, and John Adams, Vice President- Investment Banking, will be speaking on “Your Bank’s Franchise Value Today & Tomorrow.” What are the primary drivers of your bank’s franchise value: Size? Profitability? Geography? Deposit cost? Growth rate? Ideal for CEOs and board members concerned about optimizing their strategic alternatives, this session explores the trends in recent M&A pricing and activity, and takes a look at what changes 2020 may bring.

CEO Affiliation- The Ritz-Carlton, Naples, FL

October 19-21, 2020

Curtis Carpenter, Principal & Head of Investment Banking, and John Adams, Vice President- Investment Banking, will be speaking on “Your Bank’s Franchise Value Today & Tomorrow.” What are the primary drivers of your bank’s franchise value: Size? Profitability? Geography? Deposit cost? Growth rate? Ideal for CEOs and board members concerned about optimizing their strategic alternatives, this session explores the trends in recent M&A pricing and activity, and takes a look at what changes 2020 may bring.