PE-backed AMCG names new president and CEO

By Iris Dorbian — 3 weeks ago

AM Conservation Group Inc, a portfolio company of Kohlberg & Company, has appointed Michael Quinn as president and CEO. Previously, Quinn worked at Aurora Products Group where he served as president and CEO. AM Conservation is a provider of energy and water efficiency products.

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AM Conservation Group invests in Service Concepts

By Luisa Beltran — 5 months ago

AM Conservation Group, a Kohlberg & Company portfolio company, said Tuesday that it has invested in Service Concept. Financial terms weren’t announced. Service Concepts provides products and services to utilities and municipalities. AM Conservation Group also recently invested in GoodCents, which offers program management and implementation and product solutions for utilities and cooperatives in North America.

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Trivest Partners exits AM Conservation Group

By Luisa Beltran — 10 months ago

Trivest Partners LP said Wednesday it sold AM Conservation Group Inc. to Kohlberg & Company. Kohlberg announced the acquisition on March 27. AM Conservation is a provider of energy and water efficiency products. Pipper Jaffray advised AM Conservation.

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Kohlberg buys AM Conservation Group

By Iris Dorbian — 11 months ago

Kohlberg & Company LLC has acquired AM Conservation Group, a Charleston, South Carolina-based provider of energy and water efficiency programs and services. No financial terms were disclosed. Piper Jaffray was financial advisor to AM Conservation Group on the transaction while GE Antares Capital, Fifth Third Bank and Metropolitan Life Insurance Company provided credit financing.

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Satori Capital sells FWT to Kohlberg-backed Sabre

By Iris Dorbian — 11 months ago

Sabre Industries, a portfolio company of Kohlberg & Company LLC, has bought FWT from Satori Capital. No financial terms were disclosed. Houlihan Lokey was financial advisor to FWT on the transaction. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, FWT is a maker of steel structures for the electricity transmission and distribution sector.

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Babson Capital supports Kohlberg’s PPC acquisition

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Babson Capital Management has provided a senior credit facility to support Kohlberg & Company‘s buy of PPC Industries. No financial terms were disclosed. Based in Pleasant Prarie, Wisconsin, PPC Industries is a provider of specialty plastic solutions for medical/pharmaceutical, food processing, and niche industrial applications.

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PE-owned Novolex to buy Packaging Dynamics

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Novolex, which is owned by Wind Point Partners, has agreed to buy Packaging Dynamics, a provider of flexible packaging solutions. No financial terms were disclosed. The deal is expected to be completed in the fourth quarter of this year. Deutsche Bank, BMO Capital Markets, DLA Piper and Nelson, Mullins, Riley & Scarborough advised Wind Point on the transaction while Harris Williams and Ropes & Gray advised Packaging Dynamics. Kohlberg & Company currently owns Packaging Dynamics.

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GE Antares supports Kohlberg & Company’s buy of PPC

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

GE Antares, a unit of GE Capital, has provided a $160 million senior credit facility to back Kohlberg & Company‘s buy of PPC Industries. GE Capital Markets was the lead arranger and bookrunner. Based in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, PPC Industries is a maker of specialty plastic solutions for medical/pharmaceutical, food processing, and niche industrial applications.

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Risk Strategies buys Benefit Development Group

By Luisa Beltran — 1 year ago

Risk Strategies Co., which is backed by Kohlberg & Company, has acquired Benefit Development Group. Financial terms weren’t announced. Worcester, Mass.-based Benefit Development is a health insurance, group, and voluntary benefits in the Northeast.

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Kohlberg & Company buys The Home Décor Companies

By Luisa Beltran — 1 year ago

Linsalata Capital Partners said Monday that it sold The Home Décor Companies to Nielsen Bainbridge Group, a portfolio company of Kohlberg & Company. Financial terms weren’t announced. Southaven, Miss.-based Home Décor provides decorative home accessories to retailers throughout North America.

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Solera inks buy of Pittsburgh Glass Works unit

By Luisa Beltran — 2 years ago

Pittsburgh Glass Works, which is backed by Kohlberg & Company, has agreed to sell its Insurance & Services business unit (“I&S”) to Solera Holdings. Financial terms weren’t announced. I&S consists of LYNX Services, GTS Services, and GLAXIS. The unit provides services such as clams management, call center and software for glass retailers. Goldman Sachs acted as financial advisor to PGW.

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Golden Gate Capital agrees to buy Phillips-Medisize Corp

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Golden Gate Capital has agreed to acquire Phillips-Medisize Corp. from Kohlberg & Company. No financial terms were disclosed. Goldman Sachs advised Phillips-Medisize on the transaction while Robert W Baird advised Golden Gate Capital. Headquartered in Hudson, Wisconsin, Phillips-Medisize is a provider of design and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical, medical device, diagnostic and specialty commercial sectors.

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PE-backed Stanadyne to sell filtration business to Clarcor for about $325 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Stanadyne, which is backed by Kohlberg & Company, has agreed to sell its filtration business to Clarcor for approximately $325 million. No financial terms were disclosed for the transaction, which is expected to be completed in early May. Robert W. Baird & Co. and Ropes & Gray were financial and legal advisors, respectively, to Stanadyne. XMS Capital Partners was financial advisor to Clarcor on the deal.

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PE-backed Packaging Dynamics buys Pac Paper

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Packaging Dynamics, a portfolio company of Kohlberg & Company, has acquired Pac Paper. No financial terms were disclosed. Based in Vancouver, Wash., Pac Paper is provider of paper packaging products for foodservice, food processing, agricultural and industrial applications.

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