Marketing and Sales Strategist Joins Platinum Group to Advise Business Owners

MINNETONKA, Minn. — February 11, 2020 — Platinum Group, a management consulting firm that advises business owners, private equity funds and family offices, announces that Laurie Knutson has joined the firm as an Executive Consultant. Most recently, she was President at Ōmcare, a health technology company pioneering products that enable remote care in the home. Knutson brings 25 years of interim leadership and business strategy […]

Manufacturing and HR Specialists Join Platinum Group to Advise Business Owners

Platinum Group, a management consulting firm that advises business owners, private equity funds and family offices, announces that two new Executive Consultants have joined the firm: Greg Backlund brings 35 years of experience to Platinum in the areas of manufacturing operations, process improvement and Lean manufacturing. Jennifer Strom helps business owners develop human resources (HR) strategies in the areas of talent, compliance, payroll technology and employee engagement.

Amanda Lee Brings HR and Interim CFO Skills to Platinum

Platinum Group is pleased to announce that Amanda Lee has joined the firm as a consultant. Amanda has nearly 20 years of experience in helping organizations to run more smoothly and financially sound, as well as taking care of their employees. She has been responsible for HR, finance, accounting, data analysis and reporting, IT, and retail operations of the largest multi-site church in the five-state […]

New Brand Identity and Web Site Speaks to Business Owners’ Future

Platinum Group is unveiling its new brand identity and web site to create a more compelling connection with owners of privately held and family businesses. A new tagline “Your Future. Our Passion” emotionally engages the Platinum Group with the future of the owner’s company and personal life. Platinum’s focus is dedication to achieving each owner’s personal and professional goals. The firm’s new brand identity combines […]

Platinum Group Received National “Turnaround of the Year” Award

Platinum Group received the national “Turnaround of the Year” award by the Turnaround Management Association (TMA) for its financial advisory work on behalf of Christ’s Household of Faith, Inc. (CHOF), a St. Paul-based nonprofit.  This apostolic community of 470 members live in homes owned by CHOF and work in various entities operated by CHOF, providing residential remodeling and renovation services. Hit by a revenue crisis […]

Platinum Group Received National 2018 “Turnaround of the Year” Award

Platinum Group received the national “Turnaround of the Year” award by the Turnaround Management Association (TMA) for its financial advisory work on behalf of Christ’s Household of Faith, Inc. (CHOF), a St. Paul-based nonprofit. This apostolic community of 470 members live in homes owned by CHOF and work in various entities operated by CHOF, providing residential remodeling and renovation services. Hit by a revenue crisis […]

Platinum Group Receives National “Turnaround of the Year” Award as Financial Advisor for St. Paul-Based Christ’s Household of Faith

Nonprofit is thriving after bankruptcy with restructured financing, new lender MINNETONKA, Minn. — September 27, 2018 — Platinum Group, a business advisory firm, received the national “Turnaround of the Year” award by the Turnaround Management Association (TMA) in Colorado Springs today. The firm was recognized for its financial advisory work on behalf of Christ’s Household of Faith, Inc. (CHOF), a St. Paul-based nonprofit. This apostolic […]