ShoreView announces the promotion of Eric Paquette and Madeleine Shumaker to Principal

January 2024
Firm News

The Partners of ShoreView are very pleased to announce that Eric Paquette and Madeleine Shumaker have been promoted to Principal. The promotion of Eric and Madeleine is in recognition of their invaluable contributions to ShoreView over the years.

Eric joined ShoreView as an Associate in 2015. This is his third promotion since joining the firm. Prior to joining ShoreView, Eric worked at Piper Sandler’s medical technology group in Minneapolis. Eric received a B.B.A. and Masters in accounting from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.

Madeleine joined ShoreView as a Vice President in 2021. Prior to joining ShoreView, Madeleine worked at Trive Capital, a Dallas-based private equity firm, where she focused on evaluating and executing investments in middle-market companies. Madeleine received a B.S. in economics and business from Rhodes College.

About ShoreView
Founded in 2002, ShoreView is a Minneapolis-based private equity firm that has raised over $1.3 billion of committed capital across four funds. ShoreView partners with family and entrepreneur-owned companies across many sectors, including niche manufacturing, value-added distribution, business services, residential services, industrial services, niche consumer, and aerospace/defense. Shoreview structures various acquisition, recapitalization, and build-up transactions, typically in businesses with revenues ranging between $20 million and $300 million.

If you are interested in speaking with ShoreView about add-on or platform investment opportunities, please contact Garrett Davis at

222 South Ninth Street, Suite 3300
Minneapolis, MN 55402