Building Products

ClientClient DescriptionTarget DescriptionTransaction
American Architectural Products
Boardman, OH
Produces aluminum, vinyl, and wood-clad windows, steel security screen doors, entry doors, and related products. Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Lead managed high-yield debt offering
American Architectural Products
Boardman, OH
Produces aluminum, vinyl, and wood-clad windows, steel security screen doors, entry doors, and related products. Produces windows and related products. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Eagle Window & Door, Inc. (Dubuque, IA)
American Architectural Products
Boardman, OH
Produces aluminum, vinyl, and wood-clad windows, steel security screen doors, entry doors, and related products. Produces windows and related products. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Louisiana Pacific Windows (OH)
American Architectural Products
Boardman, OH
Produces aluminum, vinyl, and wood-clad windows, steel security screen doors, entry doors, and related products. Produces doors and related products. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Taylor Door (West Branch, MI)
American Consumer Products
Mayfield, OH
Distributes keys, knives, gloves, and house numbers to hardware retailers. Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Vista 2000 (Roswell, GA)
Atlantic Plywood Corporation
Woburn, MA
Distributes industrial wood products and related accessories throughout several metropolitan markets in the Northeastern U.S. Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Parksite Inc. (Batavia, IL)
Cardinal Fastener
Cleveland, OH
Manufactures hot forged, large diameter fasteners for the bridge and wind energy industries.Type: M&A, Sale, Restructuring
Details: Sold to Würth Group (Künzelsau, Germany) in Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding
ChromaScape, Inc.
Twinsburg, OH
Produces and distributes color dispersions and additives throughout various markets in North America and Europe.Provides value-added processing and distribution of dyes and specialty chemicals to the textile, paper and other specialty industries. Type: M&A, Acquisition
​Details: Acquired Greenville Colorants (Greenville, SC)
ChromaScape, Inc.
Twinsburg, OH
Produces and distributes color dispersions and additives throughout various markets in North America and Europe.Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Capital Partners (Norwalk, CT)
Cleason Companies
Newark, NY
Produces sand, gravel, and ready-mixed concrete.Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Management
(Newark, NY)
Coldwater Veneer
Coldwater, MI
​Produces American hardwood veneer.Type: M&A, Sale
​Details: Sold to Industrial Opportunity Partners (Evanston, IL)
E.R. Jahna
Lake Whales, FL
Produces sand and gravel.Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Financial advisor in financing
Ennstone
Falmouth, VA
Produces sand, gravel, and ready-mixed concrete. Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Financial advisor in debt restructuring
Ennstone
Falmouth, VA
(Pennsylvania Assets)
Produces sand, gravel, and ready-mixed concrete. Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Lindy Paving (Pittsburgh, PA)
Ferro Corporation
Mayfield Heights, OH
Supplies technology-based performance materials to the global market.Provides colors and pigments including automotive products, container and tableware products. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Ferer Dis Ticaret Ve Kimyasallar Anonim Sirketi A.S. (Istanbul and Kutahya, Turkey)
Ferro Corporation
Mayfield Heights, OH
Supplies technology-based performance materials to the global market. Produces waterborne industrial paints with a focus on organic paints for glass substrates application. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Pinturas Benicarló, S.L. (Castellón, Spain)
Ferro Corporation
Mayfield Heights, OH
​Supplies technology-based performance materials to the global market.Supplies ceramic coatings to high-end tile manufacturers. Type: M&A, Acquisition
​Details: Acquired Vetriceramici (Casola Valsenio, Italy)
Ferro Corporation
Mayfield Heights, OH
​Supplies technology-based performance materials to the global market.Provides an extensive line of inorganic pigments. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Nubiola Pigmentos (Barcelona, Spain)
Ferro Corporation
Mayfield Heights, OH
​Supplies technology-based performance materials to the global market.Provides laser marking technology for use on ceramics, plastics, metals, glass, and other hard surfaces. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired TherMark Holdings, Inc. (Irvine, CA)
Ferro Corporation
Mayfield Heights, OH

Fluid Logic
Portland, OR
Provides fluids used in the production of electronic components based on ceramic and quartz substrates, and advanced polishing fluids used for flat glass, precision optics, ophthalmic lenses, and specialty plastics. Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to LaPel Solutions (Vancouver, WA)
Flame Control Coatings, LLC
Niagara Falls, NY
Manufactures fire retardant, heat resistant, and specialty coatings. Its brands include Flame Control and TemperKote. Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Seal For Life, a portfolio company of Arsenal Capital Partners (Netherlands)
Global Security Glazing
Selma, AL
Designs and manufactures institutional security and custom architectural glass and glazing products.Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Grey Mountain Partners (Boulder, CO)
Herman Miller
Zeeland, MI
Designs and manufactures home, office, and healthcare furnishings and provides related services. Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Co-managed debt offering
Highland International
Boone, NC
Formulates heat resistant and corrosion protection coatings with expertise in high-temperature coatings. Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Seal For Life, a portfolio company of Arsenal Capital Partners (Netherlands)
HON Industries
Muscatine, IA
Manufactures and markets business furniture, work space accessories, and fireplaces.Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Co-managed secondary offering
R.W. Sidley, Inc.
Painesville, OH
Manufactures and supplies bulk aggregates, industrial minerals, ready-mix concrete, masonry block products, structural and architectural precast components, and building supplies.
Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Debt recapitalized by Wingspire Capital (Alpharetta, GA)
Reynolds
Orleans, IN
Supplies products and services to the water and wastewater industries.Type: M&A, Sale
Details: Sold to Layne Christiansen (Kansas City, KS)
Scott Fetzer
Westlake, OH
Manufactures and markets products for the home, family, and industry. Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Buyside Advisory
SMED International
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Manufactures modular office furniture. Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Co-managed IPO
Steelcase
Grand Rapids, MI
Markets and sells office furniture. Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Assist Wege family in IPO
Victor Insulators
Victor, NY
Manufactures electrical components. Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Restructuring and debt placement