PETER J. HOLTON, Managing Director of Caber Hill Advisors, has over 20 years of experience in sales, operations and M&A within the facility service industry. Prior to joining Caber Hill, Mr. Holton worked with Craig Castelli at Bridge Ventures in Chicago. He began his career working in the construction industry, spending nearly a decade at Rose Paving Company where he held both regional and national positions in a variety of roles, including business development, operations, sales and mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Holton has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, business development, operations, and sales management, and is an expert at negotiating complex contracts and developing successful business strategies. He also has extensive personal experience working with and advising family businesses.
Mr. Holton received a Master’s Degree in Management and Leadership from Webster University and Bachelor of Arts in Communication from University of Dayton and he has received his CM&AA (Certified Mergers and Acquisitions Advisor). He is an active board member at Jones Community Center, as well as on the board of directors for The Resurrection Project, whose mission is to build relationships and challenge individuals to act on their faith and values by creating community ownership, building community wealth, and serving as stewards of community assets.
In addition, Peter is on the Leadership team for Chicago’s Exit Planning Exchange which helps business understand the entire process of an Exit Plan for their business. He is also a licensed Illinois Business Broker. Mr. Holton has also written numerous articles and has held several seminars around the country regarding M&A. Mr. Holton lives in Park Ridge, IL, with his wife and four children. When Peter is not working he enjoys coaching youth sport teams, fitness and traveling. A Wisconsin native, he is a die-hard Green Bay Packers fan.
- Worked with his three brothers, three cousins, father, and uncle in the family business, one of the largest painting contractors in the state of Wisconsin.
- Watched the Green Bay Packers play in 10 different NFL stadiums; determined to see them play in all NFL stadiums.