Cortec Group Exits Performance Health & Wellness

Cortec Group Exits Performance Health & Wellness

Cortec Group has sold Performance Health & Wellness, a designer, manufacturer, and marketer of products sold to therapy, rehabilitation, and wellness professionals, to Gridiron Capital. Cortec Group acquired Performance Health & Wellness in April 2007. “The management team of Performance Health & Wellness, led by Marshall Dahneke, who we brought in over four years ago, […]

The Riverside Company Acquires Premier Medical

The Riverside Company Acquires Premier Medical

Specialized Medical Services, a portfolio company of The Riverside Company, has acquired Premier Medical Corporation, a provider of rental respiratory equipment and related services. This is the fourth add-on to Specialized Medical Services completed by Riverside. “Premier is an organization that Specialized Medical Services has known for a long time and that shares our focus […]

Breakwater Acquires Open Road Entertainment

Breakwater Acquires Open Road Entertainment

Breakwater Investment Management has made a follow-on investment in its portfolio company Happy Hour Creative, to support its acquisition of Open Road Entertainment. “We are thrilled that our capital has allowed Happy Hour to pursue targeted opportunistic acquisitions in its sector,” said Saif Mansour, Managing Partner at Breakwater. “The addition of the talented professionals at […]

Olympus Acquires Centerplate

Olympus Acquires Centerplate

Olympus Partners has acquired Centerplate, an event hospitality provider, in partnership with Centerplate’s management team. The investment in Centerplate is Olympus’ tenth investment out of its $1.5 billion fifth fund. “We are investing resources into Centerplate for one simple reason: this is a best in class company, led by an outstanding management team, poised for […]

Industrial Opportunity Partners Exits Gulf Coast Machine & Supply Company

Industrial Opportunity Partners Exits Gulf Coast Machine & Supply Company

Industrial Opportunity Partners has completed the sale of its portfolio company Gulf Coast Machine & Supply (Gulfco) to Altus Capital Partners. The divestiture represents the firm’s third investment realization from its initial $185 million committed fund. Industrial Opportunity Partners acquired Gulfco in February 2008. Gulfco is a provider of large format forgings. Capabilities include ring […]

Flexpoint Ford Exits Home Solutions

Flexpoint Ford Exits Home Solutions

Flexpoint Ford has sold its portfolio company Home Solutions, a provider of home infusion therapy services, to KRG Capital Partners. Flexpoint acquired an interest in the company in 2007. Home Solutions is a provider of home infusion therapy services located throughout the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions. The company has 400 employees and was founded in […]

Levine Leichtman Invests in Senior Helpers

Levine Leichtman Invests in Senior Helpers

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners has made an investment in SH Franchising (dba Senior Helpers), a franchisor of private pay, professional in-home care for elderly individuals. Senior Helpers is the second investment from Levine Leichtman Capital Partners SBIC Fund, L.P., a $225 million private equity fund. CEO Peter Ross and President Tony Bonacuse will retain significant […]

Huron Capital Partners Acquires IM Solutions

Huron Capital Partners Acquires IM Solutions

LeadingResponse, a portfolio company of Huron Capital Partners, has acquired IM Solutions, a provider of online lead generation services to legal professionals. IM Solutions is a provider of online lead generation services to legal professionals through its proprietary lead management software and service solutions. The company is based in Dallas, TX (www.newclient.us). LeadingResponse provides lead […]

CapStreet Exits GHX Holdings

CapStreet Exits GHX Holdings

The CapStreet Group has completed the sale of GHX Holdings, a distributor of fluid transfer and sealing products, to United Central Industrial Supply. “We are pleased to have completed the sale of GHX to another leading company in its industry. CapStreet, in partnership with Dan Ahuero, Ben Andrews, and the rest of the management team, […]

Ares Management Acquires Smart & Final

Ares Management Acquires Smart & Final

Ares Management has signed an agreement to acquire a majority stake in Smart & Final, a multi-format retailer serving both households and smaller businesses and a portfolio company of Apollo Global Management, for $975 million. The senior management team of Smart & Final will own a minority stake in the company. Ares Management has secured […]