LinCap ups Taber to senior MD

Linsalata Capital Partners has promoted Gregory L. Taber to senior managing director. Taber joined the Cleveland-based private equity firm in 2000. Previously, Taber worked at Deloitte Consulting.

PRESS RELEASE

Cleveland, Ohio (June 22, 2015) – Linsalata Capital Partners (LinCap), a Cleveland-based private equity firm, announced today the promotion of Gregory L. Taber to Senior Managing Director.

Mr. Taber has been with the firm since 2000, establishing a proven track record of executing acquisitions and promoting value creation through to successful exits. His involvement with portfolio investments includes PGT Industries, Eagle Window and Door, Snyder Industries, Overton’s, Lund International, Royal Baths and Home Décor. He served as Chairman of Royal Baths, and he currently serves as Chairman of Eatem Foods.

Over the past several years, Mr. Taber has increasingly taken on firm development and leadership assignments as LinCap looks to continue its more than 30 year track record of success in lower middle market private equity investing. Co-President Eric Bacon remarked, “This well-deserved promotion is reflective of Gregg’s leadership abilities which, combined with his strong oversight capabilities, have made him a significant contributor to the success of the firm.”

Prior to joining LinCap, Mr. Taber spent five years with Deloitte Consulting in Cleveland overseeing a variety of strategy and operational improvement engagements for clients.

Mr. Taber has a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Denison University and an M.B.A. degree with distinction in finance and manufacturing management from the Johnson School at Cornell University.

Located in the Cleveland suburb of Mayfield Heights, Ohio, Linsalata Capital Partners was founded in 1984 and has combined its strong financial capabilities with extensive operational experience to accelerate the growth of middle-market companies. In more than 30 years of investing, the firm has completed 106 buyside transactions totaling more than $3 billion. Linsalata Capital Partners is currently investing from its seventh fund, Linsalata Capital Partners Fund VI, L.P. with $427 million in committed equity capital.