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October 8, 2021

Shane Bigelow on launching CHAMPtitles

CHAMPtitles Shane Bigelow talks about the venture, its recent raise and progress in the market, as well as the challenges of being based in Ohio....

By Adam Burroughs

October 7, 2021

OverDrive Education Acquires TeachingBooks.net

OverDrive, a reading platform for libraries and schools, has acquired TeachingBooks.net....

By Adam Burroughs

October 7, 2021

Peak Nanosystems Raises $25M in Funding

Peak Nanosystems has completed another round of funding to fuel growth in Optics and Specialty Films....

By Adam Burroughs

October 6, 2021

Simplicity Group Acquires Oxbow Marketing Company

Simplicity Group has acquired Ohio-based Oxbow Marketing Company....

By Adam Burroughs

October 6, 2021

Incline Equity Partners Invests in Perfect Power Wash

Incline Equity Partners, a Pittsburgh-based private equity firm, has made an investment in Perfect Power Wash, a provider of exterior residential cleaning services....

By Adam Burroughs

October 5, 2021

2020 Acquires FeneTech

2020, a provider of applications and enterprise solutions dedicated to interior design, space planning and furniture manufacturing, has acquired FeneTech, Inc....

By Adam Burroughs

October 4, 2021

Arhaus Files For IPO

Arhaus, Inc. has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of its Class A common stock. ...

By Adam Burroughs

October 4, 2021

MAI Capital Management Acquires Storey & Associates

MAI Capital Management, LLC has acquired Storey & Associates....

By Adam Burroughs

October 1, 2021

Acreage Holdings Acquires Ohio Cultivation, Processing, Retail Operations

Acreage Holdings, Inc., a multi-state operator of cannabis ‎cultivation and retailing facilities in the U.S., is closing the acquisitions of cultivation, processing and retail operations in Ohio by its subsidiary, High Street Capital Partners, LLC. ...

By Adam Burroughs

September 30, 2021

Evolution Capital Partners Invests In EnviroScience Consultants

Private equity firm Evolution Capital Partners LLC has made a growth investment in EnviroScience Consultants, Inc....

By Adam Burroughs

September 24, 2021

Leverage your strengths when competing for acquisitions

Robin Industries' Mark Fischer and Millcraft Paper Co.'s David Hegeman, along with RSM US LLP's Brian Adkinson and Truist Bank's Andrew Rutherford dig into building an acquisition playbook....

By Adam Burroughs

September 22, 2021

Weinberg Capital Group’s Drake Waterfowl Systems Gets Investment From Northstar Capital

Northstar Capital has invested in Drake Waterfowl Systems, a portfolio company of Weinberg Capital Group....

By Adam Burroughs

September 22, 2021

The Riverside Co. Invests In Sir Grout

The Riverside Company has invested in Sir Grout, a provider of grout, tile and other hard surface restoration services for residential and commercial customers....

By Adam Burroughs

September 21, 2021

Cyprium Invests In Ironwood Power Services

Cyprium Partners, a middle-market private equity firm, has made an investment in Ironwood Power Services...

By Adam Burroughs

September 21, 2021

Parker Hannifin Recommended All Cash Offer for Meggitt PLC Approved by Meggitt Shareholders

Parker Hannifin Corporation confirms that Meggitt Shareholders have approved the terms of the recommended cash acquisition of the entire issued and to be issued ordinary share capital of Meggitt PLC....

By Adam Burroughs

September 20, 2021

Materion To Acquire H.C. Starck’s Electronic Materials Portfolio

Materion Corporation has entered into an agreement to acquire H.C. Starck Solutions’ electronic materials business....

By Adam Burroughs

September 20, 2021

MAI Capital Management Acquires Geier Asset Management

MAI Capital Management, LLC has acquired Geier Asset Management, Inc. and Geier Financial Management, Inc., doing business as Winpoint Financial. ...

By Adam Burroughs

September 13, 2021

Innoplast Acquires American Sign Products

Innoplast, Inc., a bollard cover and traffic safety products manufacturer, has acquired American Sign Products and its associated brand, American Reflective Products. ...

By Adam Burroughs

September 13, 2021

Vontier Completes DRB Systems Acquisition

Vontier Corporation has completed its previously announced acquisition of DRB Systems, LLC, a provider of point of sale, workflow software, and control solutions to the car wash industry....

By Adam Burroughs

September 9, 2021

Marshall Dahneke’s Sell-Side Best Practices

Marshall Dahneke outlines key considerations when you’re pursuing a sale....

By Adam Burroughs

September 8, 2021

Park Place Technologies Acquires NetSure+

Park Place Technologies has made an asset acquisition of a new inventory and logistics management solution, NetSure+...

By Adam Burroughs

September 8, 2021

The Riverside Company Acquires Knowcross Through Its UniFocus Platform

The Riverside Company, a global private investor focused on the smaller end of the middle market, has acquired Knowcross through its platform UniFocus....

By Adam Burroughs

September 8, 2021

PR 20/20 Acquired by Blue Cypress

PR 20/20 is joining Blue Cypress...

By Adam Burroughs

September 7, 2021

Ryerson Acquires Specialty Metals Processing

Ryerson Holding Corporation, a value-added processor and distributor of industrial metals, has acquired Specialty Metals Processing...

By Adam Burroughs

September 7, 2021

SkySail Rx Acquired By Milliman

Milliman, Inc., a global consulting and actuarial firm, has acquired SkySail Rx...

By Adam Burroughs

September 1, 2021

Renalis Raises $824K

Renalis, a Cleveland-based digital health company committed to the treatment of pelvic health disorders, has closed a $824K Pre-Seed funding round led by the Healthcare Collaboration Fund....

By Adam Burroughs

September 1, 2021

Ancora Holdings to Join Focus as a New Partner Firm

Ancora Holdings Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to join the Focus partnership. ...

By Adam Burroughs

August 27, 2021

Self-awareness is key when preparing to sell

As a business owner considers selling their business, the first thing they should do, according to Harvey Nelson, CEO of Main Street Gourmet, is consider themselves....

By Adam Burroughs

August 26, 2021

The Riverside Co. Invests In Craynon Fire Protection

The Riverside Company, a global private investor focused on the smaller end of the middle market, has invested in Craynon Fire Protection....

By Adam Burroughs

August 25, 2021

Felux Raises $5.1M in Seed Funding

Felux has raised $5.1m in seed funding led by Expa, with participation from 8VC and Lightbank....

By Adam Burroughs

August 24, 2021

Nordson To Acquire NDC Technologies

Nordson Corporation has signed a definitive agreement for the acquisition of the NDC Technologies business....

By Adam Burroughs

August 24, 2021

Checkpoint Surgical Completes $16M Equity Financing

Checkpoint Surgical, Inc. has completed a $16 million capital raise led by River Cities Capital....

By Adam Burroughs

August 16, 2021

Sweeping Corporation of America Acquires Major Clean

Sweeping Corporation of America has acquired Major Clean Inc. in Charlotte, North Carolina. ...

By Adam Burroughs

August 16, 2021

Galway Holdings Acquires MAI Capital Management

Galway Holdings has acquired MAI Capital Management LLC. The move adds a new business vertical in financial and wealth management services to complement existing business relationships within EPIC Insurance Brokers & Consultants as well other areas of specialization across all Galway platforms....

By Adam Burroughs

August 13, 2021

Feuer Innovation Accelerator Fund Gives UH Leader Power To Promote Ideas From Within

A $2 million gift to University Hospitals by serial entrepreneur Michael Feuer and his wife Ellen aims to enhance the hospital’s ability to spur innovation by giving UH’s CEO the financial and decision-making latitude to back strong ideas. ...

By Adam Burroughs

August 12, 2021

The Riverside Company Invests In Tiger Lights

The Riverside Company has invested in Tiger Lights, an add-on to Riverside’s Arrowhead Engineered Products platform....

By Adam Burroughs

August 11, 2021

b.a. Sweetie Candy Acquires Humphrey Popcorn Company

b.a. Sweetie Candy Company has acquired the assets of the 125-year-old Humphrey Popcorn Company, a manufacturer of popcorn balls and popcorn treats. ...

By Adam Burroughs

August 11, 2021

Champ Titles Raises $8.5 Million

Champ Titles has closed an $8.5 million Series A investment led by EOS Venture Partners and W. R. Berkley Corporation...

By Adam Burroughs

August 10, 2021

McGowan Acquires Assets of Arbanas & Associates

The McGowan Companies has acquired the assets of Arbanas & Associates....

By Adam Burroughs

August 3, 2021

Sole Source Capital Acquires I.D. Images

Sole Source Capital LLC has acquired I.D. Images, a premier provider of product identification solutions. ...

By Adam Burroughs

August 2, 2021

Myers Industries Acquires Trilogy Plastics

Myers Industries, Inc. has acquired the assets of Trilogy Plastics and financed the transaction with its revolving credit facility. ...

By Adam Burroughs

August 2, 2021

CentroMotion Completes Carlisle Brake & Friction Acquisition

CentroMotion has successfully completed the previously announced acquisition of Carlisle Brake & Friction from Carlisle Companies Incorporated....

By Adam Burroughs

July 29, 2021

How Wisr used pressure to distinguish serious investors

John Knific talks about fundraising and Wisr's deal with EAB. ...

By Adam Burroughs

July 28, 2021

Drips Gets Investment from Accel-KKR

Drips, the founders of Conversational Texting®, has secured a significant investment from Accel-KKR ...

By Adam Burroughs

July 28, 2021

Lincoln Electric Acquires Overstreet-Hughes Company and Shoals Tubular

Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. has acquired Overstreet-Hughes Company, Inc. and Shoals Tubular, Inc....

By Adam Burroughs

July 27, 2021

Sweeping Corporation Of America Acquires Metro Commercial Sweeping

Sweeping Corporation of America, the largest power sweeping company in the United States, acquired Metro Commercial Sweeping in Dupo, Illinois located just east of St. Louis, Missouri. ...

By Adam Burroughs

July 21, 2021

Align Capital Partners’ Platform Alliance Technical Group Acquires Horizon Air Measurement Services

Align Capital Partners’ environmental testing and compliance platform Alliance Technical Group has acquired Horizon Air Measurement Services, Inc. ...

By Adam Burroughs

July 21, 2021

Ravago Acquires Equity Interest in Alterra Energy

Ravago will be a strategic partner in supplying pre-processed waste plastic to Alterra Energy's Akron, Ohio, facility...

By Adam Burroughs

July 20, 2021

PartsSource To Be Acquired by Bain Capital Private Equity

PartsSource, a leading online marketplace for medical equipment maintenance parts and services, has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Bain Capital Private Equity....

By Adam Burroughs

July 19, 2021

Vontier to Acquire DRB Systems

Vontier Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire DRB Systems, LLC, a leading provider of point of sale, workflow software, and control solutions to the car wash industry...

By Adam Burroughs