The Riverside Company Acquires The Promotional Specialists

The Riverside Company Acquires The Promotional Specialists

The Riverside Company has acquired The Promotional Specialists, a supplier of promotional products for a wide variety of brand-oriented clients, as an add-on to existing portfolio company Pareto. Promotional Specialists focuses on promotional products for consumer promotions, trade incentive programs, product launch initiatives, direct marketing support programs, employee reward programs, and sponsorship and community events. […]

Brentwood Associates Acquires Sundance Holdings Group

Brentwood Associates Acquires Sundance Holdings Group

Brentwood Associates has announced that it has acquired a majority stake in Sundance Holdings Group, a multi-channel retailer of women’s apparel and accessories. Selling shareholders, including ACI Capital and Webster Capital, will retain a minority ownership stake, and the business will remain under the leadership of current president and CEO Matey Erdos. “Brentwood brings tremendous […]

TA Associates Invests in Forgame

TA Associates Invests in Forgame

TA Associates today announced that it has completed a significant minority investment in Forgame Tech Co., Ltd, a developer and publisher of online, browser-based games. Qiming Venture Partners and Ignition Capital Partners partnered with TA Associates on the investment. “TA Associates, Qiming Venture Partners and Ignition Capital Partners are pleased to complete this investment in […]

Z Capital Partners Invests in Affinity Gaming

Z Capital Partners Invests in Affinity Gaming

Z Capital Partners has acquired a 24.97 percent stake in Affinity Gaming, a multi-jurisdictional casino operator with wholly-owned casino operations in Nevada, Missouri and Iowa, becoming its largest shareholder. “We have great respect for Affinity Gaming and its strong commitment to guests, employees, and partners,” said James Zenni, President and Chief Executive Officer of Z […]

BV Investment Partners Exits Northstar Travel Media

BV Investment Partners Exits Northstar Travel Media

BV Investment Partners has announced the sale of its portfolio company Northstar Travel Media, a business-to-business information company serving the travel and meeting industries, to The Wicks Group of Companies. This is the fourth exit in 2012 for BV Investment Partners. “BV’s expertise in the business and information services sector proved pivotal as we worked […]

Lion Equity Partners Acquires Media Assets of Network Communications

Lion Equity Partners Acquires Media Assets of Network Communications

Lion Equity Partners announced today that it has acquired certain assets from Network Communications including all print and digital assets and trademarks of real estate media brands. The acquired assets include The Real Estate Book, Mature Living Choices, Senior Living Choices, New Home Finder, New Homes & Ideas, New Homes Journal brands along with Network […]

Raptor Consumer Partners Invests in Nic + Zoe

Raptor Consumer Partners Invests in Nic + Zoe

Raptor Consumer Partners (RCP) announced today that it has made a minority investment in Nic + Zoe, a manufacturer of women’s apparel. In conjunction with this investment, Nic + Zoe will leverage the marketing, branding, advertising, and design expertise of RCP’s creative agency, LIPMAN, to further develop and expand its brand presence. “We are pleased […]

Spectrum Equity Invests in Finalsite

Spectrum Equity Invests in Finalsite

Finalsite, an online learning and communications platform for the education industry, today announced it has received a significant investment from Spectrum Equity. Finalsite’s founder Jon Moser has invested alongside Spectrum as part of this transaction, and will continue to lead the company as President and Chief Executive Officer. The selling shareholders of Finalsite were advised […]

Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company Exits OakRiver Technology

Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company Exits OakRiver Technology

It was announced today that Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company has sold its portfolio company OakRiver Technology, a manufacturer of automation equipment, to PaR Systems. OakRiver Technology is now part of the new PaR Life Science and Process Automation group and will serve as a platform to lead PaR Systems’ expansion in the life sciences […]

Graham Partners Acquires Henry Company

Graham Partners Acquires Henry Company

Henry Company, a manufacturer of roofing and building envelope products and systems, has been acquired by an investor group led by Graham Partners and certain other co-investors including OceanBridge Partners, members of current management, and the company’s former owners. Graham Partners and the co-investors acquired Henry from AEA Investors and other minority shareholders. “Under very […]