AEI Acquires Air Cargo Company

AEI Acquires Air Cargo Company

AE Industrial Partners (AEI) has acquired a majority interest in Alpine Air Express, a logistics and transportation platform providing air cargo services across the Mountain Region of the Western US. Alpine operates a fleet of over 40 aircraft and transports mail packages and other time-sensitive cargo. The company has multiple contracts with the United States […]

Thoma Bravo Buys Autodata from KKR

Thoma Bravo Buys Autodata from KKR

Internet Brands, a portfolio company of KKR, has agreed to sell its Autodata Solutions Group to Thoma Bravo. Autodata Solutions serves the automotive industry with software and SaaS solutions that increase the effectiveness of the automotive sales chain. The company’s products range from back-end automation systems that enable dealer-to-OEM vehicle ordering to data-driven marketing initiatives […]

Blackford Sells Custom Profile to Mosaic

Blackford Sells Custom Profile to Mosaic

Blackford Capital has sold its portfolio company Custom Profile to the employees of the company in partnership with Mosaic Capital Partners through an employee stock ownership plan. The sale of Custom Profile is Blackford’s second exit from its 2012 vintage Michigan Prosperity Fund. Custom Profile is a manufacturer of plastic extruded products primarily for the […]

Gallant Acquires Quality Built

Gallant Acquires Quality Built

Gallant Capital Partners has acquired Quality Built, a national provider of third-party inspection services to the residential and commercial construction industries including single-family, multifamily and commercial construction. Quality Built delivers its quality assurance services through a software platform and proprietary database that allows its customers – predominantly construction and insurance companies – to mitigate risk, […]

Peak Rock Closes Buy of Turkey Hill

Peak Rock Closes Buy of Turkey Hill

Peak Rock Capital has closed the buy of Kroger’s Turkey Hill business for total consideration of $215 million. Kroger had been exploring its strategic options for Turkey Hill since August 2018 and previously agreed to sell the business to Peak Rock in March 2019. Turkey Hill produces a full line of iced teas, fruit drinks, […]

LLR Invests in Magaya

LLR Invests in Magaya

LLR Partners has made an investment in Magaya Corporation, a provider of warehouse, cargo and supply chain management software. Magaya’s software products are used to automate and improve business operations for freight forwarders, 3rd party logistics, wholesalers and distributors. The company’s software products process orders, manage and optimize warehouses, and is fully integrated with accounting […]

Francisco Buys PayScale

Francisco Buys PayScale

PayScale, a provider of SaaS-based compensation data and analytics and a portfolio company of Warburg Pincus, has been acquired by Francisco Partners at an enterprise value of $325 million. PayScale is a provider of compensation software and data that is used by more than 8,000 customers – from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies – […]

BV Continues Investing in Outsourced Services

BV Continues Investing in Outsourced Services

BV Investment Partners has acquired Franco Signor, a provider of Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) compliance services to self-insured companies, insurers, and third-party administrators. Franco Signor is a full-service outsourced provider of MSP compliance software and services. The company’s services are used by its customers to manage MSP-related matters on workers’ compensation, no-fault, and liability claims […]

Willcrest and Curran Acquire Precision Aerospace

Willcrest and Curran Acquire Precision Aerospace

Precision Aerospace, a provider of metal assemblies for aerospace and industrial applications, has been acquired by Willcrest Partners and Curran Companies, two operationally focused family offices. Precision Aerospace is a supplier of machined sheet metal fabrications, including welded and mechanical assemblies, that are used in the aerospace industry, primarily for engine and exhaust applications. Specific […]

Comvest Buys VanDeMark Chemical

Comvest Buys VanDeMark Chemical

Comvest Partners has acquired VanDeMark Chemical, a manufacturer of phosgene and phosgene derivatives, from Verus Investment Partners. Phosgene is a colorless gas and is extremely hazardous to manufacture and transport. The chemical compound is a critical raw material for many pharmaceutical, agricultural, and specialty chemical products. VanDeMark’s phosgene products include a range of more than […]