Since 1996, Norm has participated in eight (8) of Cornerstone Capital Partners’ acquisitions representing $200 million of total enterprise value. Prior to joining Cornerstone on a full-time basis in 2000, Mr. Silberdick was a partner with Aspen International Group, a mergers and acquisitions boutique, where he acted as an intermediary in ten (10) transactions representing over $300 million of transaction value. Previously, Norm’s was Chairman, President and CEO of Corcap, Inc. and CompuDyne Corporation, two public firms engaged in defense electronics, telecommunications products and home improvement services where he sold several business units, with a transaction value of $50 million. Norm’s prior activities also include Assistant Professor of Management in the University of New Hampshire System, and executive positions at the Sun Chemical Corporation and the Singer Company.
Norm has over 35 years experience in operations, turnarounds and merger and acquisitions. He has completed numerous transactions in various industries including metal fabrication, industrial distribution, paper, cardboard and box manufacturing, textiles, printing, chemicals, wood working, trucking and professional services.
He holds an MBA in Finance from the City University of New York and a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from NYU.