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January 15, 2021

Matt Kaulig offers insight into his dealmaking decisions

Matt Kaulig, executive chairman of Kaulig Companies, talks about his M&A outlook, as well as how he’s guided his family of businesses to success....

By Adam Burroughs

January 15, 2021

The Riverside Co. Invests In Two Commercial Outdoor Services Companies

The Riverside Company, a global private equity firm, has invested in Clintar and TruNet, leading providers of commercial outdoor services....

By Adam Burroughs

January 13, 2021

Evergreen Podcasts Takes Ownership Position in Ars Longa Media

Ars Longa's podcasts will be the core content on Evergreen's new medical and wellness podcast channel....

By Adam Burroughs

January 12, 2021

Savin Sales Associates Acquired By BenefitMall

Savin Sales Associates serves the Ohio independent brokerage community...

By Adam Burroughs

January 7, 2021

Neuros Medical Raises $38.5M in Series BB Funding

The financing provides Neuros with capital to complete enrollment of the pivotal QUEST (High-FreQUEncy Nerve Block for PoST-Amputation Pain) study...

By Adam Burroughs

January 5, 2021

Guardian Technologies Acquired By Lasko

Lasko Products LLC, a leader in home environment products, has acquired Guardian Technologies LLC, a leader in air purification....

By Adam Burroughs

January 4, 2021

Neste acquires minority stake in Alterra Energy

The companies are working together towards a global rollout of Alterra’s liquefaction technology....

By Adam Burroughs

December 28, 2020

Turning Liquidity Into Purpose

Ron Ambrogio, Ray Dalton, Rod Howell and Peter Van Euwen offer their advice on selling a business and preparing for life after ownership....

By Adam Burroughs

December 23, 2020

Area Wide Protective Acquired By Kohlberg & Company

Area Wide Protective, a utility services firm, has been acquired by Kohlberg & Company, LLC....

By Adam Burroughs

December 22, 2020

RVI Sells Two Properties

Retail Value Inc. has closed on two sales....

By Adam Burroughs

December 21, 2020

Align Capital Partners Grows Elevator Services Platform

Align Capital Partners’ elevator services platform Southwest Elevator Company has executed on several growth initiatives....

By Adam Burroughs

December 17, 2020

Greg Skoda: Raising Capital to Survive in Uncertain Times

Greg Skoda, speaking at the Smart Business Dealmakers Conference in September, offered his take on companies’ pandemic capital situation, and how business owners and executives have responded....

By Adam Burroughs

December 17, 2020

Lake Health to Join University Hospitals

Lake Health has agreed to join University Hospitals, establishing Lake Health as UH’s Lake County flagship community-based health care provider....

By Adam Burroughs

December 16, 2020

CBIZ Acquires BeyondPay Inc.

CBIZ Inc., a leading provider of financial, insurance and advisory services, announced the acquisition of substantially all the assets of BeyondPay, Inc....

By Adam Burroughs

December 15, 2020

Sweeping Corporation of America Acquires Four

Sweeping Corporation of America, a power sweeping company, has acquired Total Asphalt Services, Clean Sweep, Buckeye Sweeping, and US Sweeping....

By Adam Burroughs

December 15, 2020

Eaton to Acquire a 50 Percent Stake in HuanYu High Tech

Power management company Eaton has signed an agreement to acquire a 50 percent stake in HuanYu High Tech, a subsidiary of HuanYu Group....

By Adam Burroughs

December 14, 2020

MAI Capital Management Partners With Smith Capital Management

MAI Capital Management LLC, an independent registered investment adviser, is partnering with Smith Capital Management Inc....

By Adam Burroughs

December 14, 2020

Olympic Steel Acquires Action Stainless & Alloys

Olympic Steel Inc. has acquired the assets of Action Stainless & Alloys, Inc. in an all-cash deal....

By Adam Burroughs

December 14, 2020

The Shamrock Companies Acquires Enform

The Shamrock Companies, a Northeast Ohio-based marketing, technology and project management solutions provider, has acquired EnForm Graphic Productions, Inc....

By Adam Burroughs

December 3, 2020

David Woodburn sees great buyer-Seller cooperation during the disruption

David Woodburn, a shareholder at Roetzel & Andress, offers his sense of the deal market, what companies can do to prepare for crises in the future, and more....

By Adam Burroughs

December 3, 2020

The J.M. Smucker Co. to Divest its Natural Balance Business

The J.M. Smucker Co. has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Natural Balance® premium pet food business to Nexus Capital Management LP, in a cash transaction valued at approximately $50 million...

By Adam Burroughs

December 3, 2020

CapitalWorks Invests in Electromechanical Research Laboratories, Inc.

Cleveland private equity firm CapitalWorks has completed a majority investment in Electromechanical Research Laboratories, Inc....

By Adam Burroughs

December 3, 2020

Nordson Corporation to Sell Screws and Barrels Product Line to Altair Investments

Nordson Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to divest the screws and barrels product line from its polymer processing systems division to Altair Investments....

By Adam Burroughs

December 2, 2020

Evolution Capital Partners Invests in Health Technologies Incorporated

Evolution Capital Partners LLC has made a strategic growth investment in Health Technologies Incorporated....

By Adam Burroughs

December 2, 2020

The Riverside Co. invests in Cordico

The Riverside Company, a global private equity firm, has invested in Cordico....

By Adam Burroughs

November 23, 2020

Turnspire Capital Partners Completes Acquisition of Goodyear Air Springs

Turnspire Capital Partners LLC has completed the acquisition of the Goodyear air springs business from EnPro Industries, Inc. Goodyear....

By Adam Burroughs

November 23, 2020

MAI Capital Management Acquires Greenway Family Office

MAI Capital Management, LLC is set to acquire Greenway Family Office....

By Adam Burroughs

November 20, 2020

Equity Trust Co.’s George Sullivan On Finding Opportunity In Disruption

George Sullivan, CEO of Equity Trust Company, says the fundamental question on investors’ minds right now is when will conditions be better? For Sullivan, that’s the wrong question....

By Adam Burroughs

November 19, 2020

Sotera Expects IPO To Yield $1.1B

Sotera Health Company today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 46,600,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $23.00 per share...

By Adam Burroughs

November 19, 2020

Medsphere Systems Corp. Acquires Micro-Office Systems

Medsphere Systems Corporation tis acquiring Micro-Office Systems, which will retain the Micro-Office Systems name with the added modifier, “A Division of Medsphere.”...

By Adam Burroughs

November 18, 2020

Great Day Improvements Acquires Apex Energy Solutions

Great Day Improvements, LLC has acquired Apex Energy Solutions. The 20-year old Indianapolis, IN based company has 19 metropolitan area locations nationwide....

By Adam Burroughs

November 17, 2020

The Hattenbach Co. Acquired By Climate Pros

The acquisition of Hattenbach by Climate Pros adds two new branch locations to Climate Pros' network and provides an immediate, sizable presence in Northeast Ohio....

By Adam Burroughs

November 16, 2020

b. a. Sweetie Candy Company acquires Campbell’s Sweet Factory

b.a. Sweetie Candy company, a Cleveland Ohio based wholesale distributor has acquired Campbell’s Sweet Factory, a popcorn and sweets manufacturer....

By Adam Burroughs

November 16, 2020

Zanite Acquisition Corp. Prices IPO at $200M

Zanite Acquisition Corp. has priced its initial public offering of 20,000,000 units at $10.00 per unit....

By Adam Burroughs

November 10, 2020

Trailhead Biosystems Raises $6.6 Million

Trailhead Biosystems Inc., a biotechnology company has received a $6.6 million Series A financing round....

By Adam Burroughs

November 10, 2020

RxVantage Acquires onPoint Oncology

RxVantage has acquired onPoint Oncology, an oncology reimbursement data and analytics company....

By Adam Burroughs

November 5, 2020

Keep calm: Stewart Kohl on pandemic-induced M&A uncertainty

The Riverside Co. co-CEO discusses portfolio company performance, Riverside’s M.O. as it navigates through the choppy M&A market, his sense of where the collective heads of buyers and sellers are at the moment, and more....

By Adam Burroughs

November 4, 2020

SRS Distribution acquires C.C. Supply

The addition of C.C. Supply represents a strategic opportunity for SRS Distribution to expand its presence in an existing market, while gaining a new customer base....

By Adam Burroughs

November 3, 2020

Barrette Outdoor Living gets investment from TorQuest Partners, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec

TorQuest Partners and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec have made a majority investment in Barrette Outdoor Living Inc., a Middleburg Heights manufacturer of wood-alternative fence and railing products....

By Adam Burroughs

November 3, 2020

Sweeping Corp of America acquired by Warburg Pincus

Sweeping Corp of America is set to be acquired by Warburg Pincus. The private equity firm will acquire the company from the previous investor, Soundcore Capital Partners....

By Adam Burroughs

November 3, 2020

Avon Rubber closes Team Wendy acquisition

The acquisition of Team Wendy, LLC by Avon Rubber p.l.c. is now closed....

By Adam Burroughs

October 31, 2020

The Shamrock Companies acquires Cincinnati Print Solutions

The Shamrock Companies, a Northeast Ohio-based marketing, technology and project management solutions provider, has acquired Cincinnati Print Solutions....

By Adam Burroughs

October 29, 2020

Cyprium Partners completes subordinated debt investment in Kustom US

Cyprium Partners has completed a subordinated debt investment in Kustom US, Inc., to support the acquisition of Zion Restoration Inc. and provide capital for future acquisitions....

By Adam Burroughs

October 29, 2020

MRI Software Acquires Jenark from CoreLogic

MRI Software, a global leader in real estate technology, has acquired residential property management software Jenark from CoreLogic, Inc....

By Adam Burroughs

October 28, 2020

Shiloh Industries proceeds with sale to Grouper Holdings

Shiloh Industries, Inc. is moving forward under the previously announced asset purchase agreement with Grouper Holdings, LLC, a subsidiary of MiddleGround Capital LLC, which will acquire substantially all of the company’s assets....

By Adam Burroughs

October 28, 2020

Riverside invests in Starfire Systems

The Riverside Company has invested in Milwaukee-based Starfire Systems, Inc., and Starfire Extinguisher, Inc....

By Adam Burroughs

October 26, 2020

The J.M. Smucker Co. sells its Crisco Business to B&G Foods

The J.M. Smucker Co. has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Crisco® oils and shortening business to B&G Foods, Inc. in a cash transaction valued at approximately $550 million....

By Adam Burroughs

October 23, 2020

Chris Adams on how the pandemic, presidential election are affecting M&A

Park Place Technologies Chris Adams offers his sense of what’s likely to be on the minds of dealmakers through the balance of a year plagued by uncertainty....

By Adam Burroughs

October 22, 2020

Hyland completes acquisition of Alfresco

Hyland has completed its acquisition of Alfresco, a content services platform and solutions provider....

By Adam Burroughs

October 22, 2020

The Riverside Co. invests in Geroline

The Riverside Company has invested in Geroline Inc., a virtual manufacturer of footwear traction aids serving diverse industrial end-markets in Canada and the United States....

By Adam Burroughs