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Client
Client DescriptionTarget DescriptionTransaction
1-800 Contacts
Draper, UT
Markets and manufactures contact lenses. Reseller of contact lenses.Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Lens Express and Lens 1st
Achill Partners
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses.Provides janitorial services primarily for the movie theater industry.M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Tri-County Maintenance (Cleveland, OH)
Achill Partners
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses.Acts as a FINRA-licensed broker-dealer.Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired SFI Capital Group (Cleveland, OH)
Aeterna Zentaris, Inc.
Charleston, SC
Develops and commercializes therapeutics and diagnostic tests. Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Buyside Advisory
Alliance Solutions Group, LLC
Independence, OH
Provides highly specialized, relationship-oriented staffing and recruitment solutions to a wide range of niche industries. Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Buyside Advisory
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)
Arrowhead Industries
Cleveland, OH
Markets and distributes automotive trunk tools and trim.Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Joint venture with HÜHOCO (Wuppertal, Germany)
Beech Technology Systems
Mentor, OH
Manufactures tooling dies and wax patterns used in jet engine assembly. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Redeemed shares of institutional investor
Bird Electronics
Solon, OH
Manufactures instruments to measure electricity. Provides innovative, reliable and customized RF conditioning solutions. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired TXRX Systems (Angola, NY)
Campbell Hausfeld
Harrison, OH
Manufactures consumer, industrial, and commercial grade air compressors and related products. Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Buyside Advisory
ChromaScape, Inc.
Twinsburg, OH
Premier producer and distributor of 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)
CHRYSO Group
Issy-les-Moulineaux, France
Designs, produces, markets and delivers chemical solutions that help in creating sustainable building materials. Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Buyside Advisory
CPI Holdings
Rochester, NY
Provides printing, packaging, fulfillment, and database marketing services.Provides manufacturing, packaging, and fulfillment services. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Financial advisor in acquisition of DeRidder (Rochester, NY)
Direct Focus (nka: Nautilus)
Vancouver, WA
Markets fitness and healthy lifestyle products. Specializes in the design and production of fitness equipment for commercial, and home use. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired StairMaster Sports/Medical (Kirkland, WA)
Dots
Cleveland, OH
Sells extreme value fashion apparel and accessories for women.Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Redemption of 49% shareholder
Elder-Beerman Stores
Dayton, OH
Operates department store chain that offers branded merchandise.Operates chain of department stores.Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Stone & Thomas (Wheeling, WV)
Ferro Corporation
Mayfield Heights, OH
Supplies technology-based performance materials to the global market. Produces waterborne industrial paints wit ha 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. 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. 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
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)
ForTec Medical
Streetsboro, OH
Provides on-call mobilization of surgical equipment to hospitals and surgical centers. Provides medical technology mobilization services, offering surgical lasers, related devices, and technician support to hospitals and surgical centers in Maryland and Virginia.Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Falls Church Laser (Falls Church, VA)
Heritage Partners
Oceanside, CA
Distributes electrical products. Provides electrical and industrial distribution services to commercial, residential, utility, contractor, and industrial markets. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired OneSource Distributors (Oceanside, CA)
Itochu
Tokyo, Japan
Engages in domestic trading, import/export, and overseas trading of various products including textiles and machinery. Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Buyside Advisory
Jo-Ann Stores
Hudson, OH
Operates a specialty fabric and craft retailer. Operates retail fabric stores. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired House of Fabrics
Kelly Services
Troy, MI
Provides global workforce solutions, including outsourcing, consulting, and staffing services.Provides employment services. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired ProStaff (Milwaukee, WI)
Markets and Markets
Pune, India
Provides quantified B2B research on high growth emerging opportunities/threats to a worldwide customer base. Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Buyside Advisory
Materion Corporation
Mayfield Heights, OH
Supplies specialty materials including alloys, beryllium products, composite / clad metals, thin film deposition materials, and precision optics to a global market. Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Buyside Advisory
Nordco
Oak Creek, WI
Manufactures maintenance-of-way machinery and provides inspection services to North American freight and passenger railroads.Provides preventative maintenance and emergency repair service for railcar movers. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Shuttlewagon (Grandview, MO)
Nordco
Oak Creek, WI
Manufactures maintenance-of-way machinery and provides inspection services to North American freight and passenger railroads.Owns and operates a fleet of ultrasonic rail inspection vehicles. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Dapco Technologies (Ridgefield, CT)
Park North Capital
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses. Provides decorative plating solutions to healthcare and other industries. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired a controlling interest in Woodhill Plating Company (Cleveland, OH)
Park North Capital
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses. Provides advisory services to individuals looking for health insurance coverage. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired a controlling interest in LIG Solutions (Independence, OH)
Safeguard Properties
Cleveland, OH
Protects and preserves distressed residential properties through a nationwide subcontractor network.Inspects and maintains defaulted and REO properties. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Bank of America Field Services (Dallas, TX)
SCG Partners
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses. Provides landscape services including lawn maintenance, irrigation, pest control and fertilization. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Cintron Lawn Maintenance (Naples, FL)
SCG Partners
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses. Provides landscape services. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired GreenPro Landscape (Sarasota, FL)
SCG Partners
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses. Provides landscape services. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Vivicon (Tampa, FL)
SCG Partners
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses. Provides landscape services. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired L&R Landscape (Jacksonville, FL)
SCG Partners
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses. Provides landscape services. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Florida Evergreen (Naples, FL)
SCG Partners
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses. Provides landscape services. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Gulf Breeze Landscaping (Naples, FL)
SCG Partners
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses. Provides commercial landscape maintenance and irrigation services.Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired R&D Landscape & Irrigation (Jacksonville, FL)
SCG Partners
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses. Provides landscaping services. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Lawn Techs (Melbourne, FL)
SCG Partners
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses. Provides landscaping services including tree removal, lawn irrigation installation and edging. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Vexacor Turf Management (Jacksonville, FL)
SCG Partners
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses. Provides full-service landscape, irrigation and landscape construction services.Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Down to Earth (Multiple Locations Throughout Florida)
SCG Partners
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses. Provides landscaping services. Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired A New Look Lawn Care (Melbourne, FL)
SCG Partners
Cleveland, OH
Invests in middle market businesses. Provides commercial landscape maintenance services.Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired GreenLeaf Landscaping & Irrigation and M&M Professional Grounds Maintenance (Melbourne, FL)
Scott Fetzer
Westlake, OH
Manufactures and markets products for the home, family and industry. Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Buyside Advisory
Spartan Stores
Grand Rapids, MI
Sells and distributes groceries. Operates chain of supermarkets and discount drug stores in Northwest Ohio.Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Seaway Food Town (Maumee, OH)
The PDI Group
Solon, OH
Provides high quality munitions trailers, running gear, weapons containers and modules, weapons adapters, and other ground support equipment.Type: Financial Advisory
Details: Buyside Advisory
Warren Industrial Group, LLC
Warren, OH
Diversified industrial holding company.Manufactures industrial saws.Type: M&A, Acquisition
Details: Acquired Everett Industries, Inc. (Warren, OH)