Progress Partners

Investment Banking

Progress Partners is a boutique investment firm based in Boston and New York City providing financial advisory services to companies in media, marketing, advertising, and software.

Hal Charnley

Hal Charnley is a serial entrepreneur and investor and has been an executive/CEO for the past 30 years.  Hal spent most of his career in technology, but has been involved in a variety of businesses including commercial  construction, sports promotion and others.  He has raised in excess of $150M in angel, venture capital and private equity and has successfully exited 5 businesses.  He has developed a keen sense of expertise in building and driving the growth phase of businesses and for leveraging M&A to accelerate growth.

He holds BS, MS and MBA degrees and is past Chairman of UMass Lowell College of Arts and Sciences.  He is a founding member of the High Growth CEO Forum, and active member of the Boston CEO Club, a member of the Turnaround Management Association, a former adjunct Graduate School Professor, and a board member on several private company Boards.   He is a frequent lecturer on a variety of business topics focused around entrepreneurship, change management and business transitions.

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