KPS Capital Partners Acquires ThyssenKrupp Waupaca

KPS Capital Partners Acquires ThyssenKrupp Waupaca

KPS Capital Partners announced today that, through a newly formed company, W Foundry International, it has entered into an agreement to acquire ThyssenKrupp Waupaca, an iron foundry company, from ThyssenKrupp Budd Company. ThyssenKrupp Waupaca will be renamed Waupaca Foundry, Inc. upon closing of the transaction which is expected in the second quarter of 2012. Financing […]

Symphony Technology Group Acquires Source Healthcare Analytics

Symphony Technology Group Acquires Source Healthcare Analytics

Symphony Technology Group today announced that it has acquired Source Healthcare Analytics from Wolters Kluwer. Symphony Technology Group will combine Source Healthcare Analytics with its existing portfolio company, ImpactRx, which acquired AlphaDetail and TargetRx during the last year, to form Symphony Health Solutions. “Our strategic intent when we acquired ImpactRx a year ago was to […]

Platte River Ventures Exits PRV Aerospace

Platte River Ventures Exits PRV Aerospace

Platte River Ventures has announced the sale of its portfolio company, PRV Aerospace, to Court Square Capital Partners. “We have had an exceptional relationship with Platte River, and my team and I have valued their strategic insight and guidance over the past several years,” said Richard Wood, CEO of PRV Aerospace. “We are pleased that […]

Avista Capital Partners Acquires Top-Co

Avista Capital Partners Acquires Top-Co

Avista Capital Partners announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Top-Co, a designer and manufacturer of specialized casing cementing products used in the drilling and completion of oil, natural gas and geothermal wells. Top-Co designs and manufactures float equipment and mechanical cementing products, including centralizers and casing accessories primarily for use in […]

Topspin LBO and AUA Private Equity Invest in Brighter Dental Care

Topspin LBO and AUA Private Equity Invest in Brighter Dental Care

Topspin LBO and AUA Private Equity announced today that they have invested in Brighter Dental Care, a regional dental practice management company.  Topspin and AUA partnered with the existing owner-operators of the company, brothers Scott and Todd Singer, who will continue to manage the company going forward. Brighter Dental Care’s affiliated dental practices provide comprehensive, […]

Kinderhook Industries Exits EAM Corporation

Kinderhook Industries Exits EAM Corporation

It was announced today that EAM Corporation, a portfolio company of Kinderhook Industries and a developer and manufacturer of absorbent products, has been sold to strategic buyer Domtar Corporation. EAM is a developer and manufacturer of absorbent products. The company has two proprietary products, NovaThin and NovaZorb, that serve customers in the feminine hygiene, adult […]

OMERS Private Equity Acquires Golfsmith International

OMERS Private Equity Acquires Golfsmith International

Golf Town, Canada’s largest specialty golf retailer and a portfolio company of OMERS Private Equity, and Golfsmith International Holdings announced today that they have signed a merger agreement, pursuant to which Golf Town will acquire Golfsmith.  The transaction will result in the creation of the world’s largest specialty golf retailer.  “Golfsmith is a company that […]

Falfurrias Capital Partners Exits Commercial Credit Group

Falfurrias Capital Partners Exits Commercial Credit Group

Falfurrias Capital Partners today announced that it has sold its controlling ownership interest in Commercial Credit Group to Lovell Minnick Partners.  The transaction comes just over two years after Falfurrias acquired the Charlotte based equipment lender in March 2010.   “We were able to provide capital to Commercial Credit Group during a time when most […]