Mr. Peterson has thirteen years of experience executing and managing middle market private equity investments across a variety of industries. Prior to joining Gateway City Capital, Mr. Peterson was a Principal with Banc of America Capital Investors – Chicago, a $700 million private equity and mezzanine fund. During his tenure with BACI, Mr. Peterson’s responsibilities included evaluating, structuring and closing investments, in addition to investment oversight of portfolio companies. Previously, he was with Glencoe Capital, LLC, a middle-market leveraged buyout firm. Mr. Peterson earned a B.S. and an M.B.A. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.