The Experts Behind MACCO
Our professionals come from the business and legal worlds, not the consulting world. It makes a difference in both approach, tactics and implementation. Our professionals have “held the chair” of leadership and bring diverse operational skills to the challenge of managing organizations in crisis, improving under performing companies, and advising debtor and creditor clients.
Drew McManigle is the Founder and CEO of MACCO. He has led numerous companies through both in and out-of-court restructurings. Drew’s global experience extends across a variety of industries, including energy exploration, production and refining, healthcare, consumer products, defense, food and pharmaceutical manufacturing, commercial construction, distribution, transportation, heavy equipment and hospitality where he has hands-on experience.
Paul Maniscalco is a Senior Managing Director for MACCO based out of the Denver, Colorado office. He has over 26 years of experience in corporate finance, capital market transactions, business restructuring and chapter 11 bankruptcy. He has a strong background in SEC reporting and compliance issues, including leading complex debt/equity transactions.
Brent Mills is a Managing Director and General Counsel to MACCO, resident in Oklahoma comprising both Oklahoma City and Tulsa offices. He is a licensed attorney with over 30 years of transactional, M&A, divestiture and investment banking experience, with significant debt restructuring. This includes a vast understanding of international business. Brent has negotiated complex contracts and agreements exceeding $1.0 billion in China, India, Russia, Mexico, France and Latin America.
Pablo Bonjour is a Managing Director for MACCO based out of the Houston, TX office. During his career, he has consulted for more than 1,000 U.S. and International clients such as Shell International Exploration & Production, Inc. His global experience extends across a variety of industries including oil & gas, healthcare, consumer products, construction, investment banking, food and pharmaceutical manufacturing, distribution, transportation, heavy equipment and hospitality.
David L. Denbina, P.E.
David L. Denbina, P.E. is a Managing Director for MACCO. He is a workout, restructuring and valuation specialist. His experience extends across a vast array of diverse industries, including all sectors of energy, utilities and cogeneration, mining, oceangoing vessels, healthcare, logistics, gaming, recreational parks and marinas, commercial real estate and banking.
Jonathan Horowitz, Esq
Jonathan Horowitz, Esq is a Managing Director and Restaurant and Hospitality Practice Leader for MACCO out of the Houston, TX office. He has over 15 years of experience in restaurant and bar development from concept creation, menu development, to real estate site selection, design, construction and buildout. Jonathan has developed and implemented growth and expansion plans, developed budgeting strategies and has overseen restaurant and bar concepts’ branding and marketing efforts.
Jerry Thompson is a Managing Director for MACCO. His business experience incorporates a multi-layered understanding and the ability to evaluate structured finance transactions, notably in upstream exploration, production and oil field service companies, from a practical standpoint. Jerry has led multi-disciplined teams through due diligence, structuring and execution of over $2 billion in oil & gas structured debt and equity transactions.
David Weinhoffer is a Managing Director in MACCO’s Houston office. He has led numerous companies through in and out-of-court business restructurings and has held leadership and fiduciary roles such as operating chapter 11 trustee, interim CEO, CRO and as a post chapter 11 plan trustee. David’s global operational experience spans a diverse variety of industries, including maritime, energy exploration & production, oilfield services, petrochemicals and decommissioning, defense, renewables, high technology, environmental, manufacturing, commercial construction, distribution, transportation and heavy equipment.
Kathy Mayle is a Senior Director for MACCO. She has more than 26 years of experience in bankruptcy and restructuring. Kathy has worked with corporate debtors in both the private and public sector. Her broad experience encompasses a vast array of industries that include manufacturing, commercial airlines, retail, oil & gas, high-tech, real estate, construction, and healthcare, including physician practices, hospitals and imaging centers.
Terence Cryan is a Managing Director for MACCO based out of the New York City office. He is a practiced CEO, turnaround and restructuring specialist with over twenty years of experience and has led numerous companies through restructurings. Terence has diverse business sector knowledge that includes power and utilities, alternative energy, metals and mining, industrial manufacturing, EPC construction and maintenance services, oil & gas, medical devices, higher education and the global non-profit sector.
Stephen E. Judge
Stephen E. Judge is a Managing Director for MACCO based out of the Wilmington, Delaware office. He has significant financial and accounting expertise in manufacturing, transportation, agribusiness, healthcare, hospitality, and automotive sectors, holding senior financial roles including Vice President Special Situations, CFO and CRO. Stephen has led refinancing efforts, profit improvement initiatives, bank work-outs, wind-downs and liquidations; and has represented debtors in numerous bankruptcy cases in many different Districts
Patrick Stewart, CTP
Patrick Stewart is a Managing Director of MACCO based out of the Wilmington, Delaware office. He has led numerous companies through both in and out-of-court restructurings, has advised lenders and bank groups in troubled loan situations and served as financial advisor to unsecured creditor committees.
Norene Mostkoff is a Managing Director at MACCO. She has over 20 years of leadership experience with companies in distress. As CEO, she has led healthcare companies out of financial crisis to profitability amidst the complexities of a highly regulated environment. Her ability to quickly evaluate, create and execute an implementable turnaround plan has contributed to her successful assignments with leaders in the healthcare, financial services, logistics and manufacturing sectors.
Blake Denbina is a Director for MACCO. He has over 17 years of operational experience at both the civic and private business levels. Blake brings a motivated, strategic, solutions-focused approach to business reorganization and operations improvement. He has been a Utility Business Operations Executive for the City of Houston and held ownership and leadership roles at both a strategic management consulting firm and in hospitality, from concept and planning to build out and operations. In each of these roles, Blake has held critical leadership, capital project and P&L responsibilities.
Micah Miller is a Director for MACCO. He has over 13 years of experience in accounting and financial analytics, including financial planning and analysis, financial modeling, cost accounting, processes and controls. He has held most positions in accounting departments from inventory control, AR and AP early in his career, to Comptroller and CFO. He also has in-depth knowledge of complex bankruptcy regulations and compliance.
Arpna Chheda is a Senior Financial Analyst for MACCO. She has over 15 years of national and international experience in portfolio management, due diligence, financial modeling and valuation across various industries including energy, healthcare, transportation, retail and real estate, in both public and private companies.
Tanya St. James
Tanya St. James, Founder and Creative Director of EightAM Creative, a brand marketing agency, serves as MACCO’s Director of Marketing. Tanya brings her results oriented bias to the effective planning and implementation of creative marketing strategies that result in clear messaging and superior brand recognition. A poised and effective communicator, Tanya is adept in business development, including sophisticated and multi-cultural environments.
Sharon McManigle, CPBA, CPMA, CPHDA, CPEQA, a certified-professional business coach and facilitator, serves as MACCO’s Director of Strategic Initiatives and Performance Coach. To this role, Sharon brings 20 years of accounting and finance experience and over a decade of strategic planning and organizational development facilitation.