Jeff Balke

December 14, 2022

Bluejay surpasses $200 million in grant wins for clients

Bluejay has won $235 million in Federal transportation and environmental grant funding for clients since 2015. The funding supports infrastructure improvement projects for railroads, roads, bridges, ports, city streetscapes, environmental [...]

December 5, 2022

Hart addresses attendees at monthly Chamber of Commerce event

Bluejay Managing Partner Billy Hart was the featured speaker at the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce Transportation & Logistics Council meeting and luncheon on Friday, November 18th. Mr. Hart discussed the [...]

September 13, 2022

Bluejay Advisors writes winning $44 million Federal INFRA grant application for roadway bypass around Presque Isle

Bluejay Advisors developed the application for the Federal grant on behalf of the State of Maine Department of Transportation. The $44 million grant will help fund Phase II of the [...]

August 23, 2022

Bluejay Advisors assists Port of Catoosa with search for new rail operator

Bluejay was the advisor to Tulsa Ports in their search for a new short line rail operator serving the Port of Catoosa in Oklahoma. Bluejay and the port completed the [...]

August 11, 2022

Bluejay Advisors writes winning $25 million federal RAISE grant application for downtown Sanford

Bluejay Advisors developed the federal Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) grant application on behalf of the State of Maine Department of Transportation for its recent $25 million [...]

July 1, 2022

Samuelsen to Speak at Association of Transportation Law Professionals’ Annual Meeting

Bluejay’s Principal James Samuelsen will be a featured speaker on the M&A panel at this year’s 93rd annual meeting of the Association of Transportation Law Professionals on June 27th in [...]

June 2, 2022

Bluejay Advisors creates winning $10.9 million CRISI grant application for Cimarron Valley Railroad

Bluejay Advisors developed the Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements (CRISI) grant  application on behalf of Jaguar Transport Holdings for its recent $10.9 million grant award. In partnership with Kansas [...]

June 2, 2022

Hart to Speak at Transportation Club of Jacksonville

Bluejay’s Managing Partner Billy Hart will be the featured speaker at the June meeting of The Transportation Club of Jacksonville. Prior to co-founding Bluejay Advisors and Bluejay Capital Partners, Mr. [...]

May 23, 2022

Bluejay’s Managing Partner Earns Spot on Team USA

Billy Hart, Managing Partner at Bluejay Advisors & Bluejay Capital, qualified for and competed in the USA Triathlon (swim, bike, run) and USA Duathlon (run, bike, run) National Championships in [...]

April 21, 2022

Bluejay Advisors Assists TTSI and Sun Capital with Acquisition of Marine Container Services

Bluejay Advisors served as the buy-side investment banker to TTSI, a portfolio company of Sun Capital, in their acquisition of Marine Container Services (MCS). MCS provides intermodal drayage and warehousing [...]