Awarded for certified middle market M&A expertise earned through proficiency, documented middle market transactions experience and upper level professional education. This prestigious designation, known to be “The Professional Standard in Mid-Market Transactions,” is offered through the M&A Source, the leading professional association of hundreds of top middle market business intermediaries from around the world. M&AMI is regarded as the world’s premier professional designation for M&A professionals. IBG M&A advisors Gary Papay, Jim Afinowich, John Zayac, and John C. Johnson have all earned this certification. In fact, John Johnson and Gary Papay earned their M&AMI in the first selection of 10 such designations ever awarded.