Manufacturing & Industrial Technology Team

Highly experienced investors and operators

CORE’s Manufacturing & Industrial Technology Team is comprised of investment, operating, and business development professionals with deep industry knowledge and experience. We partner with business owners and management teams who seek to grow their businesses and build world-class companies by leveraging our distinctive, operationally-focused culture.

Our Teams

All Team Members Manufacturing & Industrial Technology Industrial Services Operations

Meet Our Manufacturing & Industrial Technology Team

John May

Managing Partner

Frank Papa

Senior Partner

TJ Chung

Senior Partner

Matt Puglisi


Rock Lambert

Operating Partner

Stephen Lee

Partner, Portfolio Resources

Ronald Rascia

Managing Director

Carissa Walker

Principal, Business Development

Adam Miller

Senior Vice President, Business Development

Mason Sandy

Vice President

Nick Longtin

Vice President

Ryan Kakenmaster

Vice President, FP&A

Sam Zimmerman

Senior Associate

Bryan Lippert


Logan Bush


Tyler Cibula


Mike Noble


Carlos Louro


Blake Litzinger


Matt Wasson


Sofia Byrne

Senior Associate, Business Development

Naama Erez

Research Analyst

See how you can partner with CORE

Owners & Management Teams

CORE strives to partner with business owners and management teams to build the strategies that can bring your company to the next level.


We seek deals in lower middle market manufacturing, industrial technology, and industrial services businesses and we highly value our relationships with the intermediary community.


CORE is continuously seeking the best and most experienced leaders to join our network of current and future portfolio companies across a variety of roles including CEO, CFO, and other C-suite positions.