Ronald Myer

Certified Business Intermediary

President of Peak Capital, parent company of The Cope Company Salt, Summit Advisory and Conestoga Log Cabins and Homes. Mr. Myer is also Chief Strategy Officer of RestoreCore Inc. Mr. Myer’s involvement has helped to double profits in several of these companies, with one experiencing average sales growth of 20% per year for the past 10 years. He was also involved in obtaining an industry-changing patent, negotiating a government multiple award (GSA) and obtaining a Qualified Solutions Provider status.

Prior to Peak Capital, Mr. Myer was Chief Information Officer for U.S. Plastics Lumber, where he managed 18 people in 8 states. During his 10 years with Armstrong World Industries, he received seven promotions within the financial department. He helped grow one division from $34 million to $105 million and was a plant liaison for SAP implementation and ISO 9000 certification.

Mr. Myer has demonstrated his analytical abilities by helping businesses identify key drivers that lead to increased profitability.His business experience is well diversified with start-ups, small businesses and multi-national corporations. Mr. Myer is known as a leading change agent with significant involvement in designing and implementing successful corporate restructurings. As President of Summit Advisory, the area’s oldest middle market M&A firm, he has facilitated many mergers and acquisitions.

Mr. Myer graduated 1st in class from Auburn University’s executive MBA program. He received a Management and a Computer Information Systems degree from the University of Scranton along with a certificate from Kellogg’s Business School on Corporate Strategies for Creating Shareholder Value. Mr. Myer sits on various corporate Boards of Directors. Mr. Myer is a certified facilitator of two business simulation training courses, a certified Toastmaster and an ISO9000 auditor.

Lynn Frick

Financial Analyst

She focuses on business advisory services and financial analyses related to mergers and acquisitions. She has conducted financial analyses for private corporations and as a public accountant, which has given her valuable experience in identifying key trends in the financial performance of a company. Her analytical experience, combined with her ability to relate to people, make her a critical element in Summit Advisory’s ability to maximize the value for its clients. Ms. Frick began her career as an accountant with Miller & Co., CPA’s. She then joined Irex Corporation and Specialty Products and Insulation, Co. where she held various positions including Internal Audit Manager, Employee Benefits Manager and Director of Human Resources. Prior to joining Summit Advisory, Ms. Frick was Controller for Adhesive Mixing Equipment, Inc., a Lancaster County manufacturing company.

She has served on the Board of the Lancaster County Business Group on Health, President of the local school PTO, and has been a member of the American Business Women Association. Ms. Frick graduated from Gettysburg College with a B.A. in Business Management and Accounting.

Wendi Hostetler

Financial Analyst

She is responsible for industry and market research, contact management, media relations and advertising. Ms. Hostetler also assists with document preparation, client relations and administrative duties.

Prior to working with Summit Advisory, Ms. Hostetler worked as a Research Analyst and GIS Specialist for the General Assembly of PA. She is a graduate of Duke University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science.

Heather Hayward

Marketing Manager

She leads development and implementation of the company’s marketing strategies with industry best practices in mind. She is also responsible for all web related and design activities.

Prior to working with Summit Advisory, Ms. Hayward worked as an independent marketing consultant and with The Reading Group, LLC. She is a graduate of Penn State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Business and attained her MBA in Marketing in 2007.