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Private Equity Value Creation Podcast

Get behind-the-scenes access to the minds shaping the world of Private Equity and hear captivating stories about transactions and investments. Learn about the innovative approaches leading investors, operators, advisors and bankers employ to drive sustainable growth and create enterprise value.

Whether you're looking to enhance your investment acumengrow your PE-backed business, or simply stay informed about the latest trends in private equity, this podcast is your gateway to 
the intricate art of value creation.

Featuring guests from companies including:


Ep.1: Daniel Pianko of Achieve Partners

How to Stand Out in the War for Capital with Talent Development


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Ep.2: Bryce Youngren of Polaris Growth Fund 

How to Deliver Big Returns on Small Companies with a Founder-Friendly Approach

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Ep.3: Mike Devine of Fortra

How Marketing Needs to Evolve for a High-Growth Company  

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Ep.4: Zane Tarence of Founders Advisors

What Makes a Business Investment-Grade  

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Ep.5: Mariza Warshawsky of Assembly Group

How to Hire the Right Team To Grow Your Portfolio Companies

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Ep.6: AJ Gandhi of Marlin Equity Partners

6 Needle Movers for Organic Growth

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Hosted by

Shiv Narayanan

Shiv is the Founder and CEO of How To SaaS. As an advisor, consultant, and fractional CMO, Shiv has helped Private Equity investors and CEOs generate hundreds of millions of dollars in enterprise value with marketing and demand gen.

Prior to How To SaaS, Shiv was the CMO of Wild Apricot, which was acquired by Personify and Rubicon Technology Partners in October 2017 and eventually flipped to Pamlico Capital in August 2018.

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