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John Shoemaker Managing Partner at Milestone Partners

Managing Partner, Milestone Partners

John Shoemaker is a Managing Partner with Milestone Partners, a Radnor, PA based middle market private equity firm.  He currently serves on the boards of several Milestone portfolio companies including Freestyle Solutions, Inc., United Road Towing, Inc., Avure Technologies, Pancon, Martex Fiber, PayLink Payment Plans, Precision Partners Holding Company, and G5.  Prior to joining Milestone in 2002, he was a Managing Director with Internet Capital Group, Mellon Ventures, and was Vice President of Corporate Development for RAF Industries. Prior to entering the private equity business, he was both a corporate lawyer for Reed Smith Shaw & McClay in Philadelphia and an investment banker for Morgan Stanley, Inc. in New York.

John presently serves as a member of the Board of Trustees to the University of Pennsylvania where he is also on the Boards of Overseers of both the Athletic Department and the School of Veterinary Medicine. He is a member of the Policy Board forWXPN‐FM, listener supported radio from the University of Pennsylvania.  He also serves on the board of the Children’s Scholarship Fund Philadelphia.

John holds a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and a J.D. from Boston College Law School.  He currently resides in Wyndmoor, PA with his wife and two daughters.