Brookside Equity Partners and G. Scott Capital Partners Back Valterra Products

Brookside Equity Partners and G. Scott Capital Partners have co-invested in Valterra Products. No financial terms were disclosed. Headquartered in Mission Hills, Calif, Valterra is a provider of fluid control products to the RV, pool and spa and industrial markets.

PRESS RELEASE

July 16, 2013
Brookside Equity Partners LLC is pleased to announce it has co-invested in Valterra Products, LLC, headquartered in Mission Hills, CA. The transaction was led and sponsored by G. Scott Capital Partners, LLC based in Rowayton, CT. Founded 31 years ago, Valterra is a leading designer and manufacturer of brand name fluid control products to the recreational vehicle (“RV”) aftermarket & OEM, pool & spa, and industrial markets. The Company offers among the most comprehensive product lines in its respective markets, with a portfolio of over 3,500 products and accessories. Valterra’s suite of products includes valves, fittings, regulators, hoses, sewer kits, as well as pool water test kits, pumps, filters and cleaning accessories. Its products are sold to a large and diverse base of over 1,200 customers, both in the U.S. and internationally.
About Brookside Equity Partners
Brookside Equity Partners sponsors control private equity investments in middle-market companies. We also co-invest equity alongside other investment firms and financial sponsors.
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• Revenue $15 to +$150 million • Superior management
• EBITDA $3 to +$25 million • Consistent performance
• Gross margin +25% • Defensible market position
• EBITDA margin +10% • High returns on capital
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