About Stone Barn: Acquiring Public & Private Companies and Funding High-Tech Businesses

A Private Investment Holding Company

Stone Barn is a private investment holding company. We partner with or purchase companies that we believe have an opportunity to build on their foundations and improve their value and performance, competitively in their markets. We commit to partner with these companies to implement changes to improve the business outcomes for all stakeholders.

Great outcomes are developed and successfully achieved with capable, committed, and passionate people. We collaborate daily in innovative and commercially focused ways. Stone Barn seeks to be a catalyst to enhance the pursuit of excellence in every business, every day.

Stone Barn’s partners have successful track records with companies both public and private, assisting their financing needs from seed to initial public offering. We collaborate with companies to improve their strategies and capabilities to succeed in competitive markets which are forever changing.

Meet Our Senior Team

Chas B. Blalack

Managing Partner

Chas brings a background in venture capital, operations and investment banking to Stone Barn. He has executed the Stone Barn model successfully most of his professional career. He has board experience in both public and private companies.

 

Greg L. Rawlings

Principal

Greg is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a graduate degree in Business Taxation. Formerly Greg was the Chief Financial Officer of multiple real estate development and service companies with operations throughout the western United States. Greg has also served business owners in areas as diverse as computer graphics, Mass Spectrometry, and packaging.

 

Lynne Hammond

VP Operations

Over her career, Lynne has worked in accounting, marketing and sales for smaller, local businesses to international companies. Her ability to communicate effectively to employees at all levels, organize projects and implement new procedures gives Stone Barn’s partners a strong ally in their pursuit of improvement in all aspects of their business.

 

Jeff Hadley

VP Infrastructure & IT

Jeff’s work experience spans from customer service to leading a software development team. His diverse skills prove invaluable in determining the best infrastructure and software tools to run a successful business. The assessment, implementation, and education of systems and software tools provide the ultimate outcome of efficiency, accuracy, and data availability.

 

Meg Farrington

VP Communications, Internet & Social Media

Meg brings a background in digital marketing strategy, branding, and web development to the team, with a focus on analytics and meeting revenue-related goals. She has a passion for collaborating with established teams in order to effectively communicate to their audiences, increase visibility in the marketplace and ultimately increase profits.

Stone Barn has specialized expertise and a unique ability to create value across many industry verticals and geographic areas. We are open to other strategies and have the flexibility to look at potential opportunities with open and curious minds that enjoy thinking differently.

A Private Investment Holding Company

Stone Barn is a private investment holding company. We partner with or purchase companies that we believe have an opportunity to build on their foundations and improve their value and performance, competitively in their markets. We commit to partner with these companies to implement changes to improve the business outcomes for all stakeholders.

Great outcomes are developed and successfully achieved with capable, committed, and passionate people. We collaborate daily in innovative and commercially focused ways. Stone Barn seeks to be a catalyst to enhance the pursuit of excellence in every business, every day.

Stone Barn’s partners have successful track records with companies both public and private, assisting their financing needs from seed to initial public offering. We collaborate with companies to improve their strategies and capabilities to succeed in competitive markets which are forever changing.

Meet Our Senior Team

Chas B. Blalack

Managing Partner

Chas brings a background in venture capital, operations and investment banking to Stone Barn. He has executed the Stone Barn model successfully most of his professional career. He has board experience in both public and private companies.

 

Greg L. Rawlings

Principal

Greg is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a graduate degree in Business Taxation. Formerly Greg was the Chief Financial Officer of multiple real estate development and service companies with operations throughout the western United States. Greg has also served business owners in areas as diverse as computer graphics, Mass Spectrometry, and packaging.

 

Lynne Hammond

VP Operations

Over her career, Lynne has worked in accounting, marketing and sales for smaller, local businesses to international companies. Her ability to communicate effectively to employees at all levels, organize projects and implement new procedures gives Stone Barn’s partners a strong ally in their pursuit of improvement in all aspects of their business.

 

Jeff Hadley

VP Infrastructure & IT

Jeff’s work experience spans from customer service to leading a software development team. His diverse skills prove invaluable in determining the best infrastructure and software tools to run a successful business. The assessment, implementation, and education of systems and software tools provide the ultimate outcome of efficiency, accuracy, and data availability.

 

Meg Farrington

VP Communications, Internet & Social Media

Meg brings a background in digital marketing strategy, branding, and web development to the team, with a focus on analytics and meeting revenue-related goals. She has a passion for collaborating with established teams in order to effectively communicate to their audiences, increase visibility in the marketplace and ultimately increase profits.

Stone Barn has specialized expertise and a unique ability to create value across many industry verticals and geographic areas. We are open to other strategies and have the flexibility to look at potential opportunities with open and curious minds that enjoy thinking differently.