D.A. Davidson adds MD to team

By Iris Dorbian — 2 weeks ago

D.A. Davidson & Co has appointed Jeff Cleveland as managing director for it consumer and retail sector. Cleveland was a founding member of Harris Williams & Co.’s Minneapolis office.

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GI Partners sells AdvoServ to Wellspring Capital

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

GI Partners has sold AdoServ, a behavioral healthcare provider specializing in clinical, educational and residential services for children and adults with severe intellectual and developmental disabilities and dual diagnoses. The buyer was Wellspring Capital. No financial terms were disclosed. Harris Williams & Co. and Cain Brothers were the financial advisors on the transaction.

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ACON acquires Funko

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

ACON Investments has closed its buy of Everett, Washington-based Funko, a provider of branded pop culture products. No financial terms were disclosed. As a result of the transaction, Fundamental Capital will hold a minority ownership stake in Funko while remaining on its board. PNC Bank and Cerberus Business Finance provided the debt financing for the deal while Harris Williams & Co served as financial adviser to Funko.

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Vance Street Capital exits Secure

By Iris Dorbian — 4 months ago

Vance Street Capital has agreed to sell Secure Technology Company to Benchmark Electronics Inc for about $230 million cash. Harris Williams & Co. is providing financial advice to Secure on the transaction while J.P. Morgan Securities LLC is doing likewise to Benchmark. Santa Ana, California-based Secure is a provider of electronics, sub-systems, and component solutions for mission-critical applications in the industrial, aerospace and defense sectors.

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Kohlberg buys Osmose

By Iris Dorbian — 6 months ago

Kohlberg and Company LLC has acquired Osmose Utilities Service Inc, a provider of structural integrity management services to power utilities and telecommunications providers across the transmission and distribution infrastructure grid. No financial terms were disclosed. Harris Williams & Co provided financial advice to Osmose on the transaction while RBC Capital Markets did likewise for Kohlberg.

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Gryphon to sell Trinity Consultants to LLCP

By Iris Dorbian — 6 months ago

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners has agreed to acquire Trinity Consultants from Gryphon Investors. No financial terms were disclosed. William Blair was lead advisor to Gryphon and Trinity Consultants on the transaction while Harris Williams and Lincoln International were co-advisors. Based in Dallas, Trinity Consultants is an environmental consulting company.

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Brazos sells Healthcare Solutions to Catamaran Corp

By Iris Dorbian — 10 months ago

Catamaran Corp has closed its acquisition of Healthcare Solutions Inc from Brazos Private Equity Partners LLC. No financial terms were disclosed. Harris Williams & Co. and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC provided financial advice to Healthcare Solutions on the transaction. Healthcare Solutions is a medical cost management solutions provider to customers in the workers’ compensation and auto liability markets.

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Seacoast Capital sells UX to XPO Logistics

By Iris Dorbian — 11 months ago

XPO Logistics Inc has acquired UX Specialized Logistics from Seacoast Capital. The price of the transaction was $59 million. Harris Williams & Co. was the financial advisor to Seacoast and UX on the transaction. UX is a North American provider of last-mile logistics for retail chains and ecommerce companies.

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Brazos to sell Healthcare Solutions to Catamaran Corp

By Iris Dorbian — 12 months ago

Brazos Private Equity Partners LLC has agreed to sell Healthcare Solutions Inc to Catamaran Corp. No financial terms were disclosed for the transaction that is expected to close in the second quarter of this year. Harris Williams & Co. and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC are providing financial advice to Healthcare Solutions on the transaction. Healthcare Solutions is a medical cost management solutions provider to customers in the workers’ compensation and auto liability markets.

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GI Partners completes Logibec acquisition

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

GI Partners has closed its previously announced buy of Logibec from OMERS Private Equity. No financial terms were disclosed. Harris Williams and National Bank of Canada provided financial advice to Logibec on the transaction while William Blair was financial advisor to GI Partners. Macquarie Corporate and Asset Finance Lending provided the financing for the deal. Montreal-based Logibec is a healthcare IT company.

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Littlejohn buys PSC Industrial Holdings

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Littlejohn & Co. has acquired PSC Industrial Holdings Corp, which was backed by Lindsay Goldberg. No financial terms were disclosed. Harris Williams advised PSC on the transaction. Based in Houston, PSC is a provider of specialty maintenance services and tech solutions to the downstream, utility, power generation, upstream and midstream sectors.

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Leonard Green closes buy of Packers Holdings

By Luisa Beltran — 1 year ago

Leonard Green & Partners has completed its buy of Packers Holdings from Harvest Partners. Financial terms weren’t announced. Kieler, Wis.-based Packers provides sanitation for more than 450 food processing plants every day. Harris Williams & Co. and Moelis & Co. provided financial advice to Packers. Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, General Electric Capital Corp. and Crescent Mezzanine provided financing.

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Bregal Partners acquires Dead Down Wind

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Arcus Hunting, Bregal Partners‘ new acquisition platform in the bowhunting and archery accessories category, has bought Dead Down Wind. Harris Williams provided financial advice to Bregal and Arcus on the transaction. No financial terms were disclosed. Dead Down Wind is a scent control brand.

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