Mark Hopkins Managing Director, Crescendo Capital Partners Blackstone Entrepreneur to Steering Committee 2016

Mark Hopkins

Managing Director, Crescendo Capital Partners
Blackstone Entrepreneur to Steering Committee 2016

Mark Hopkins is an author, entrepreneur, and founder of Crescendo Capital Partners. His book, Shortcut to Prosperity www.shortcuttoprosperity.com was published in January of 2013. Mr. Hopkins holds a BSME Cornell University and an MSMSE from Stanford University. He served in increasingly responsible engineering and business leadership positions at Hewlett Packard and Emerson Electric before founding PEAK Industries, a medical device contract manufacturing services company, in 1996. Over the course of 9 years, PEAK grew to over 300 employees and $75MM in sales. 

After the sale of PEAK to Delphi Medical in 2005, Mr. Hopkins co-founded Crescendo Capital Partners, a private equity firm making investments in businesses whose growth is accelerated by access to capital and the firms’ wealth of operating expertise.

Mark serves on the Steering Committee for the Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network (BEN) as well on the board of directors of MicroTechnologies, Turbo Tenant, AMSR, The Boys and Girls Club of Metro Denver, and YPO Gold Rocky Mountain