Monday, April 13
Mergers and Acquisitions

Paul V. Reilly
New Direction Partners

Mr. Reilly is a founding partner of New Direction Partners, an investment banking and financial advisory services firm exclusively serving the printing and packaging industries. Mr. Reilly engagements have included flexible packaging, paperboard packaging, label, commercial printing, commercial bindery, direct mail, web-to-print, digital printing, envelope manufacturing and graphic art supplier clients.

Previously, Mr. Reilly was Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman of the Board of Cenveo, Inc. (NYSE:CVO), one of North America’s leading printing firms. During his ten years at Cenveo, the firm grew from $17 million to almost $2 billion in sales with more than 10,000 employees, 86 plants and numerous sales offices throughout North America. While he was at Cenveo, the company grew rapidly through acquisitions, completing some 60 acquisitions and numerous capital raisings, and created over 17% CAGR in shareholder returns.

Mr. Reilly is active in many industry organizations and associations. He currently serves on the Investment Committee of the Printing Industries of America and serves as Vice-Chair of the Meeting and Content Committee of the Envelope Manufacturers Association.
Mr. Reilly currently serves on the boards of SoftPrint, a provider of workflow software for customized printing, Forces First, a London based provider of insurance products to European military personnel and CSG Solutions, a provider of outsourcing services (recently cited as one of the fastest growing firms in the US).

Born and raised in Queens, New York, Paul now resides in Colorado and Florida with his wife of 40 years, Patty. They have three grown children and three grandchildren. His interests include skiing, mountain climbing, mountain biking, sailing and golfing.