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  • "“I have brought several advisory clients to Blackhawk. Each and every time Ziad was direct, spot on in his analysis and not only knew the faulty structure of my clients deal, but most importantly how each one could and would be correctly executed. The complexity of the transactions, and the genui ...   Read more

    - John Clinedinst, Financier on 23 May 2011
  • "“Ziad is a man of superlatives who always leaves a strong impression. For me, his 3 major characteristics are (1)his incredible drive and energy, (2)his ability to always sense and be "where the action is" and (3)his strong set of principles and desire to make a difference."

    - Elias Aractingi, Vice President and Head of Operations, Interaudi Bank New York on 21 May 2011
  • ""Ziad, It has been a true pleasure building our relationship to date, I have strong belief our partnership moving forward will be something special as we build out our platform, taking multiple positions in a diverse set of portfolio companies that we can foster and build up together. Your deal mak ...   Read more

    - Daniel Galvanoni, Chairman, DPG Investments LLC, DPG Lending LLC, DPG Energy and Natural Resources L on 20 May 2011
  • "I have worked with Ziad for some time now and have been impressed with his intellectual grasp of business matters - Servicing and Providing his Client with relentless Service!!!! Ziad holds no punches and attacks the problem like a surgeon. He is meticulous and makes sure his clients have options a ...   Read more

    - Francis Caamano,CEO - Co Founder,Oak Hill Realty Advisors on 02 Feb 2011
  • "I have known Ziad Abdelnour for over 20 years. He is a man of the highest integrity. If there is a financing/equity need which must get done, Ziad should be the first phone call. He starts with the organization and analysis of the data and then focuses on the target groups. There is no waste of tim ...   Read more

    - Sharon Bender, Senior Vice President, Greystone Business Credit II on 17 Jan 2011
  • "We cannot enter into alliances until we are acquainted with the designs of our neighbors.” Sun Tzu I have been getting to know Ziad Abdelnour for over a year and what I have learned of him during this time is that his focus is razor sharp. Ziad is a formidable opponent and displays an incredible ...   Read more

    - Sarah Colvin, Business Development, Investor Relations and Capital Introductions, Consultant on 31 Dec 2010
  • ""Ziad Abdelnour is very simple to recommend: a. Reliable b. Honest c. Actually Directly Connected to Principals d. Professional in his Approach e. Performs 100% of the time for Valid Business Proposals. f. A True Entrepreneur the Leader in the Curve of Learning"."

    - Vicente Galindo, CEO/ Investment Advisor at SWC LLC & Other Companies on 30 Dec 2010
  • "Ziad Abdelnour is a polished, astute, and extremely erudite business professional whose direct and cogent manner quickly encapsulates any value of the deal. There is much to learn from this man and his powerhouse Team at Blackhawk Partners because they are constantly evolving in ways which are unco ...   Read more

    - Jeff Hearon, Director, [scio-ltd holdings] on 24 Dec 2010
  • "Meet the True Warrior of the financial world. Ziad Abdelnour reminds me with the legendary General George S. Patton, America's greatest combat general of the Second World War. He is bold, fearsome and he craves excitement in the field of strategic planning and financial conquest. Ziad 's greal succ ...   Read more

    - Raouf Guirguis, Adj. Professor (Physiology & Biophysics), Georgetown University on 13 Dec 2010
  • "A successful executive that is honest, reachable, controversial yet stimulating, and forthright are just a precursor as I describe Ziad Abdelnour. I Know that as Blackhawk's CEO, his team is equally dynamic and as such, will be a primary reach out for our organization when the time is right. "Strat ...   Read more

    - John Dover, President, NelCorp Inc. on 10 Dec 2010