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Ridgemont Acquires Cook & Boardman

Ridgemont Acquires Cook & Boardman

Ridgemont Equity Partners has completed a majority equity investment in The Cook & Boardman Group, a specialty distributor of commercial metal and wood doors and a portfolio company of Blue Point Capital Partners since 2008. “We are truly excited to have the opportunity to continue to pursue our organic and acquisition growth strategies under Ridgemont’s…

Pfingsten Exits Tropitone Furniture

Pfingsten Exits Tropitone Furniture

Brown Jordan International, a portfolio company of Stonehill Capital Management, has acquired the outstanding equity interests of Tropitone Furniture Co. from Pfingsten Partners. Pfingsten Partners and co-investors HarbourVest Partners and DuPont Capital Management acquired Tropitone in October 2007. Tropitone is a designer and manufacturer of upscale, casual outdoor furniture for the specialty retail and commercial…

CCMP Capital Invests in PQ

CCMP Capital Invests in PQ

CCMP Capital Advisors and PQ Holdings, a specialty chemical company, have signed an agreement under which CCMP will acquire an approximate 47% interest in PQ from The Carlyle Group.  PQ was acquired by an investor group led by The Carlyle Group in 2007.  PQ’s existing shareholders – INEOS, Carlyle and management – will continue to…

Nautic Acquires All Metro Health Care

Nautic Acquires All Metro Health Care

Nautic Partners has partnered with management to acquire All Metro Health Care Services, a provider of home and community based health services. All Metro is a licensed home care agency providing primarily non-skilled personal care aide services, including light housekeeping, homemaking, bathing and grooming to seniors and high needs individuals. In addition to its non-skilled…

Windjammer to Sell BBB to Pamplona

Windjammer to Sell BBB to Pamplona

Windjammer Capital Investors has reached an agreement to sell its portfolio company BBB Industries to Pamplona Capital Management.  Pamplona is currently investing out of its fourth private equity fund, Pamplona Capital Partners IV LP, which was raised in June 2014.  The transaction is expected to close prior to year end 2014. BBB is a manufacturer…

Argosy Acquires Fairway Building Products

Argosy Acquires Fairway Building Products

Argosy Investment Partners has acquired a controlling ownership interest in Fairway Building Products, a manufacturer of railing systems for residential and commercial decks. Fairway Building Products is a manufacturer of vinyl, aluminum and composite railing systems and a distributor of ancillary building products. The company’s products are used primarily for residential decks. The company’s customers…

News

GE Antares Backs ICV’s Buy of OneTouchPoint

GE Antares Backs ICV’s Buy of OneTouchPoint

GE Antares served as administrative agent on a $80 million senior secured credit facility to support the acquisition of OneTouchPoint by ICV Partners. GE Capital Markets served as sole lead arranger and sole bookrunner on this facility. OneTouchPoint is a national provider of marketing and communication services, including agency services, digital and commercial print, direct…

Monroe Backs Buy of Robert Marc Eyewear

Monroe Backs Buy of Robert Marc Eyewear

Monroe Capital was the sole lead arranger and administrative agent on a $47 million unitranche financing to support the acquisition of Robert Marc Eyewear by Luxury Optical Holdings, a portfolio company of aPriori Capital and Goode Capital Partners. Robert Marc Eyewear has distribution in more than 20 countries with 500 points of sale worldwide.  The…

Westshore Hires New VP

Westshore Hires New VP

Westshore Capital Partners, a private equity firm focused on small-market buyouts and recapitalizations, has hired Michael Sullivan as a new vice president.  Mr. Sullivan will be responsible for identifying new acquisitions and investments, managing capital markets activities, and portfolio management. Prior to joining Westshore Capital, Mr. Sullivan worked as an investment banker at Cross Keys…

CCMP Closes Fund 3 at $3.6 Billion

CCMP Closes Fund 3 at $3.6 Billion

CCMP Capital Advisors has closed its most recent middle market buyout and growth equity vehicle, CCMP Capital Investors III, LP (CCMP III), at $3.6 billion in aggregate capital commitments. CCMP III’s investors include domestic and foreign public and corporate pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, insurance companies, foundations, endowments and high net worth individuals. The closing…

Ex-Legg Mason Pro Joins Altamont to Build Financial Services Platform

Ex-Legg Mason Pro Joins Altamont to Build Financial Services Platform

Altamont Capital Partners has added Dave Odenath to the firm as an Operating Partner.  Mr. Odenath will focus on investment opportunities in the financial services sector, and will spearhead a buy-and-build business strategy to create a distribution-led asset management company. “We are thrilled to welcome Dave to our team.  His relationships and expertise in the…

Summit Park Closes Fund, Makes First Acquisition

Summit Park Closes Fund, Makes First Acquisition

Summit Park has recapitalized Tennessee Industrial Electronics (TIE), a supplier of new and refurbished parts for computer numerical control machine tools.  This transaction marks Summit Park’s first investment in its second fund, Summit Park II, LP, and the initial closing of the fund occurred concurrent with the closing of the TIE acquisition. Tennessee Industrial Electronics…

New Platform

Ridgemont Acquires Cook & Boardman

Ridgemont Equity Partners has completed a majority equity investment in The Cook & Boardman Group, a specialty distributor of commercial metal and wood doors and a portfolio company of Blue Point Capital Partners since 2008.…

CCMP Capital Invests in PQ

CCMP Capital Advisors and PQ Holdings, a specialty chemical company, have signed an agreement under which CCMP will acquire an approximate 47% interest in PQ from The Carlyle Group.  PQ was acquired by an investor…

Argosy Acquires Fairway Building Products

Argosy Investment Partners has acquired a controlling ownership interest in Fairway Building Products, a manufacturer of railing systems for residential and commercial decks. Fairway Building Products is a manufacturer of vinyl, aluminum and composite railing…

Add-on

Nautic Acquires All Metro Health Care

Nautic Partners has partnered with management to acquire All Metro Health Care Services, a provider of home and community based health services. All Metro is a licensed home care agency providing primarily non-skilled personal care…

Cortec Group Acquires Inter V Medical

CHSL Holdco (CHS), a portfolio company of Cortec Group, has acquired Inter V Medical, a distributor of medical products and a portfolio company of Entrepreneur Capital. Inter V Medical (IVM) is a distributor of medical…

JMC Capital Acquires Nematron

Comark, a portfolio company of JMC Capital Partners, has acquired the assets of Nematron Corporation, a provider of computers and monitors used in industrial automation applications. Nematron provides industrial personal computers (IPCs) and monitors that…

Hastings Acquires American Well Service

Extreme Plastics Plus (EPP), a portfolio company of Hastings Equity Partners, has acquired American Well Service. American Well Service (AWS) provides containment and closed loop solids control to energy exploration and production companies throughout the…

Exit

Pfingsten Exits Tropitone Furniture

Brown Jordan International, a portfolio company of Stonehill Capital Management, has acquired the outstanding equity interests of Tropitone Furniture Co. from Pfingsten Partners. Pfingsten Partners and co-investors HarbourVest Partners and DuPont Capital Management acquired Tropitone…

Windjammer to Sell BBB to Pamplona

Windjammer Capital Investors has reached an agreement to sell its portfolio company BBB Industries to Pamplona Capital Management.  Pamplona is currently investing out of its fourth private equity fund, Pamplona Capital Partners IV LP, which…

North Castle Completes Sale of Ignite

North Castle Partners has completed the sale of Ignite USA, a developer and marketer of thermal mugs, to Newell Rubbermaid for a purchase price of $308 million.  North Castle invested in Ignite in March 2013. …

Hastings Exits Advanced Precision Products

Hastings Equity Partners has sold its portfolio company, Advanced Precision Products, to Precision Engineered Products, a portfolio company of The Jordan Company and Nautic Partners. Advanced Precision Products (APP), led by CEO Jeff Buck, is…

Financing

GE Antares Backs ICV’s Buy of OneTouchPoint

GE Antares served as administrative agent on a $80 million senior secured credit facility to support the acquisition of OneTouchPoint by ICV Partners. GE Capital Markets served as sole lead arranger and sole bookrunner on…

Monroe Backs Buy of Robert Marc Eyewear

Monroe Capital was the sole lead arranger and administrative agent on a $47 million unitranche financing to support the acquisition of Robert Marc Eyewear by Luxury Optical Holdings, a portfolio company of aPriori Capital and…

RBS Citizens Launched New Technology and Services Group

RBS Citizens has created a new lending division with the launch of the Technology and Services banking group.  The new group will focus on both emerging growth and established technology companies that are active in…

Golub Backs Buy of Barry

Golub Capital was the administrative agent and joint lead arranger in providing an $85 million first lien term loan and $20 million second lien term loan to support the recently closed acquisition of R.G. Barry…

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