NorthStar Capital, LLC, a Jackson MI-based investment and management services enterprise which provides growth capital, capital markets access, strategic management and management advisory support to Midwestern companies involved in light manufacturing and distribution. Through its affiliate companies, NorthStar Capital Advisory Services, LLC and NorthStar Emerging Growth LPI. NorthStar targets privately held, lower middle market operating companies involved with enabling technology, advanced manufacturing, and alternative/sustainable energy to provide direct and represented/sourced capital investment and strategic business consulting specializing in financial restructuring, profit improvement, and financial outsourcing solutions.
Youngdahl is a current or past director of ten companies. Below are some of the positions he has held.
Mr. Youngdahl received his BA in 1975 from Alma College and served on its Board of Trustees for 12 years. He is married and has three children.
Jeff Hanson has 29 years of experience leading middle market companies in management and advisory roles though all phases of the business life cycle.
He possesses exceptional financial skills including identifying wealth-creating opportunities, optimizing profits, controlling cash and aquiring credit. His accomplishments include acquisitions of existing operations, development of new stores, expansion into related lines of business and the successful divestment of the enterprise.
Prior to joining Northstar, Mr. Hanson served for 20 years as the Chief Financial Officer for a gas station franchise. His efforts helped the company grow to eight times its original size.
Mr. Hanson advised clients in the manufacturing, retail and construction industries as a CPA focusing on tax and business planning matters.
Mr. Hanson earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Central Michigan University in 1982 and was designated a Certified Public Accountant in 1985.