High Street Capital has sold Countryside Hospice Care to SolAmore Hospice, a unit of Sun Healthcare Group. The deal closed Dec.29. Anniston, Ala.-based Countryside provides in-home hospice care. High Street is a PE firm.
We are pleased to announce the successful completion of the sale of
Countryside Hospice Care, Inc., a wholly-owned portfolio company of High Street Capital III SBIC, L.P.,
to SolAmor Hospice, a subsidiary of Sun Healthcare Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNH) on December 29,
2010. Countryside, based in Anniston, Alabama, provides in-home hospice services in 114 counties in
Alabama and Georgia.
Countryside was acquired in 2005 through High Street’s third investment fund. Following the
acquisition, High Street grew earnings by refining the go-to-market strategy, building out the
management team and improving operations to expand rapidly into contiguous markets.
Richard D. McClain, a High Street Capital Operating Principal and Board Member, commented, “The
expanded management team at Countryside and High Street Capital forged a strong working relationship
that enabled Countryside to capitalize quickly and effectively on the market opportunities available to
them. By working together, we were able to create significant value for the High Street Capital
About High Street Capital
High Street Capital is an experienced, operationally-oriented lower middle market buyout firm. We look
to acquire, recapitalize, and provide growth capital to outsourced business services, niche manufacturing
and value-added distribution & logistics companies in the Central U.S. with revenues of $10 to $100
million. We are actively seeking new investment opportunities for our fourth investment fund. Please see
www.HighStreetCapital.com for more information.