Mr. McGuckin joined Succession Capital Partners in 2017, bringing with him over 20 years of sales, marketing and leadership experience across a wide variety of services in both the B2B and direct to consumer industries.
Mr. McGuckin currently serves as the Chief Marketing Officer for Groundworks, the parent company of multiple foundation services companies managed by Succession Capital Partners.
Prior to joining Mr. McGuckin served as the Senior Director of Digital Marketing for ServiceMaster, leading the digital strategy and marketing for Terminix, American Home Shield, Merry Maids, Service Master Restore, ServiceMaster Clean, Furniture Medic and Amerispec, where he was responsible for helping the company transform into a digital first organization.
Previously Mr. McGuckin served as Director of Digital Marketing for Empire Education Group where he helped scale the company to operating in over 100 campuses across the US, becoming the largest institution in its vertical.
Cary’s background includes tenures at Comcast, AT&T, South Western Bell as well as working in the P&C insurance industry and running and managing his own marketing agency.
Mr. McGuckin graduated cum laude from The Pennsylvania State University where he earned a B.S. in Psychology. Later earning an Executive Leadership Certification from Cornell University.
Cary serves on the board of Stray Network Animal Rescue, which serves to rescue, provide sanctuary, and ultimately to re-home the abused, displaced, disposed and unwanted dogs of the mid-south and surrounding areas.
When not working Cary enjoys spending time with his wife, two children and many dogs.
"Matt/JES has a vision I embrace - the freedom to grow and to choose our own destiny. With the resources JES will invest in Tar Heel, we now are free to take our mission and purpose throughout the state of North Carolina and beyond."
"SCP's understanding of the challenges of selling a family-owned business combined with their depth of industry knowledge and dedication to the growth and professional development of our employees made them ideal investors for our company."
"Shipyard Staffing needed to address several internal succession issues, as well as our marine staffing business needed to expand. SCP's philosophy of buying, holding onto and growing companies is truly unique and exactly what we were hoping to find in a buyer."
"Succession Capital Partners' hands-on commitment and proven track record of working with families, while successfully growing businesses, made them the best firm to entrust with JES’ continued evolution."