July 20, 2016

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for 25 years, advised Hearst Health (Hearst) on its acquisition of MedHOK, a portfolio company of Bain Capital Ventures and Spectrum Equity. Hearst is a leading provider of diversified media, information and services. The transaction was led by Jeff Bistrong, Sam Hendler, Dan Linsalata and Brennan Igoe of Harris Williams & Co.’s Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT) Group.

July 20, 2016

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for 25 years, announces the sale of Wellcentive, Inc. (Wellcentive) to Netherlands-based Royal Philips NV (Philips; NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA). Wellcentive is a leading provider of SaaS-based, vendor-agnostic population health management solutions. Harris Williams & Co. served as the exclusive advisor to Wellcentive, a portfolio company of Harbert Growth Partners, Noro-Moseley Partners (NMP) and Summit Partners. The transaction was led by Sam Hendler, Jeff Bistrong and Dan Linsalata of the firm’s Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT) Group.

July 20, 2016

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for 25 years, announces the sale of Revenew International, LLC (Revenew), a portfolio company of Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (LLCP), to Sentinel Capital Partners (Sentinel). Harris Williams & Co. served as the exclusive financial advisor to Revenew, a provider of cost containment and cost recovery services. The transaction was led by Brian Lucas, Derek Lewis, Luke Semple and Victoria Mercer of Harris Williams & Co.’s Richmond office.

July 6, 2016

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for 25 years, announces the sale of Idaho Pacific Holdings, Inc. (Idaho Pacific) to Arlon Group (Arlon). Harris Williams & Co. served as the exclusive advisor to Idaho Pacific, a portfolio company of Novacap Industries III, LP (Novacap). The transaction was led by Tim Alexander, Glenn Gurtcheff, Brant Cash, Andy Warczak and Wes Lilja of Harris Williams & Co.’s Consumer Group.

July 6, 2016

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for 25 years, announces that it served as exclusive financial advisor to Business Resource Holding, Inc. (doing business as BRG), a recognized expert in workplace technology consulting, technology implementation and space and move management services, in its sale to JLL (NYSE: JLL). The transaction was led by Derek Lewis, Jeff Burkett, Marshall Croft and Graham Gillam of the firm’s Richmond office.

July 5, 2016

Harris Williams & Co. Ltd, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide, has exclusively advised the shareholders of AWEBA Werkzeugbau GmbH, (AWEBA), private and institutional investors, on the sale of AWEBA  to Schuler AG, (Schuler; BAYB:SCUN). Schuler’s global presence as a market-leading supplier of forming technology enables AWEBA to realize substantial global growth opportunities. With the acquisition, Schuler is expanding its tool manufacturing capabilities for forming tools and strengthening its existing in-house tooling capabilities. The transaction was led by Jeffery Perkins, Lars Friemann and Florian Ripperger of Harris Williams & Co.’s Frankfurt office.

June 16, 2016

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for 25 years, is advising Hearst Health (Hearst) on its pending acquisition of MedHOK, a portfolio company of Bain Capital Ventures and Spectrum Equity. Hearst is a leading provider of diversified media, information and services. The pending transaction, which is subject to customary closing conditions, is being led by Jeff Bistrong, Sam Hendler, Dan Linsalata and Brennan Igoe of Harris Williams & Co.’s Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT) Group.

June 13, 2016

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for 25 years, announces the sale of Ennis-Flint to Olympus Partners (Olympus). Ennis-Flint is a market leader within the global traffic safety industry. Harris Williams & Co. served as the financial advisor to Ennis-Flint, a portfolio company of Brazos Private Equity Partners, LLC (Brazos). The transaction was led by Mike Hogan, John Arendale, Darwin Olympia, John Lautemann and Wayne Harrington of Harris Williams & Co.’s Industrials Group.

June 10, 2016

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for 25 years, announces the sale of Generation Brands Holdings, Inc. (Generation Brands), to AEA Investors LP (AEA). Generation Brands is an established leader in the highly attractive North American lighting fixtures industry, with a collection of the market’s most recognized and trusted brands. Harris Williams & Co. served as the exclusive advisor to Generation Brands, a portfolio company of Quad-C Management, Inc. (Quad-C). The transaction was led by Ryan Nelson, Mike Hogan and Walker Dales of Harris Williams & Co.’s Industrials Group and Brent Spiller, Corey Benjamin and Marshall Printy of the firm’s Consumer Group.

June 9, 2016

Harris Williams & Co. Ltd., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide, announces the sale of Workplace Systems (Workplace) to WorkForce Software (WorkForce), a portfolio company of Insight Venture Partners (Insight). Workplace is a leading workforce management (WFM) software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider. Harris Williams & Co. served as the exclusive advisor to Workplace, a portfolio company of leading UK mid-market private equity firm LDC. The transaction was completed by Harris Williams & Co.’s Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT) Group, led by Thierry Monjauze, Jonathan Organ and Mathew Tsui of the firm’s London office, and Jeff Bistrong of the firm’s Boston office.

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