Caltius Equity Partners Adds to Team

Caltius Equity Partners has added Justin Benshoof as an associate with the firm. Benshoof was previously an analyst with Norwest Equity Partners where he focused on management buyouts, recapitalizations and growth investments across a range of industries. Caltius Equity Partners is based in Los Angeles and invests in consumer and business services, education, healthcare services and light manufacturing industries.

PRESS RELEASE
Caltius Equity Partners is pleased to announce that it has
hired Justin Benshoof as an Associate. “We are excited to have Justin join the firm. He
will be an integral member of our team and will be actively involved in executing new
investment opportunities as well as in the management of our portfolio companies,”
commented Michael Morgan, Managing Director of Caltius Equity Partners.

Justin was previously an Analyst with Norwest Equity Partners where he focused on
management buyouts, recapitalizations, and growth investments across a variety of
industries. He was responsible for evaluating investment opportunities, performing due
diligence, obtaining financing for investments, and working closely with portfolio company management teams. Justin graduated from Beloit College with honors, with a B.A. in Economics, and received an M.B.A. with honors from the University of Minnesota.

Based in Los Angeles, Caltius Equity Partners has been making control and substantial
minority equity investments in amounts of $5 million to $20 million since 1999. Caltius
Equity Partners invests in the consumer and business services, education, healthcare
services, and light manufacturing industries.