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Mr. Calton is a Founding Partner of Summit Park and has over 20 years of principal investing and investment banking experience. Prior to founding Summit Park in 2006, Mr. Calton was a Partner at Wachovia Capital Partners (and its predecessor First Union Capital Partners). Previously, he was a Managing Director and Shareholder at Bowles Hollowell Conner & Co. Prior to attending graduate business school, he was in the investment banking division at Morgan Stanley & Co. in New York, NY and in the venture capital business at Morgan Stanley Research Ventures in San Francisco, CA.
Mr. Calton currently serves on the Board of Directors of Parkline, Tennessee Industrial Electronics, C.A.R.S. Protection Plus, smarTours and Fast Growing Trees. He previously served as a Board Member of Arkive, Control Company and NSi Holdings, as Chairman of Sentry Security Systems and as a Director of Charter Brokerage Holdings, U.S. Salt Holdings and KnowledgePlanet.
Mr. Calton received his undergraduate degree from Southern Methodist University and received his MBA from the Harvard Business School.