Brand Matter
Brand and Licensing Experts


Brand Matter partnerships deliver value to clients



TRAUB is a global business development and strategy consulting firm. We work with companies in the retail, consumer, fashion and luxury industries to optimize and accelerate their businesses cross channels, geographies and classifications of product. At TRAUB, we help transform business strategies into realities.

TRAUB’s divisions include Fashion/Retail, Licensing/Franchising, Celebrity, Consumer, Labs and Capital. Our team includes a talented network of internationally renowned operating partners and industry experts that customize advisory services to assist in the execution of a variety of business initiatives.


Symphony Investments

SYMPHONY INVESTMENT PARTNERS (SIP) is a boutique international advisory group focused on providing strategic advice to companies from a wide variety of industries.  The Group has specialized expertise in international distribution, manufacturing, financing and consumer branding with over 100 years of training and experience to help management choose and execute the best course of action. Our dedicated mission of offering personalized strategic advisory services enables SIP to service our clients with a full range of strategic and financial alternatives, analytical tools and objective counsel. We offer a broad range of solutions to fit our clients strategic and financial needs, including licensing strategies and implementation, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and buyouts for middle market firms



SAYBROOK CAPITAL ADVISORS is a boutique Merger & Acquisition advisory firm focused on middle market businesses throughout the United States. Our important mission is to help owners successfully monetize the wealth they have created through their businesses. We have deep experience spanning over thirty years in representing owners with the sale of their business, merger, recapitalization, capital sourcing and exit planning advisory needs.

The middle-market companies we represent typically have revenue of $7 million to $150 million. Our experience spans multiple industries with a deeper focus on manufacturing, business services, information technology and consumer goods.