August 2, 2017

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces the sale of Womack Electric Supply (Womack) to Crescent Electric Supply Company (Crescent Electric). Harris Williams & Co. served as the exclusive advisor to Womack, a leading electrical distributor providing products and services to commercial, residential, industrial, institutional and energy end markets. The transaction was led by Bob Baltimore and Ryan Havermann of the firm’s Specialty Distribution Group and Hiter Harris of the firm’s Richmond office.

August 1, 2017

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that the firm advised Wolverine Worldwide, Inc. (Wolverine Worldwide; NYSE: WWW) on the sale of its Sebago brand to The BasicNet Group (BasicNet). Wolverine Worldwide is one of the world’s leading marketers of branded footwear and apparel and the sale of Sebago is part of the company’s ongoing strategic transformation initiative. Harris Williams & Co. also advised Wolverine Worldwide on a new licensing agreement for its Stride Rite brand with Vida Shoes International that was announced in June. The firm served as the exclusive advisor to Wolverine Worldwide. The transaction was led by Corey Benjamin, John Neuner and Brent Spiller of Harris Williams & Co.’s Consumer Group and Nick Owens and Juliann Rienecker of Harris Williams & Co.’s Richmond office.

July 24, 2017

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it provided advisory services to The Sterling Group (Sterling) and the board of DexKo Global Inc. (DexKo) on DexKo’s sale to funds managed by KPS Capital Partners, LP (KPS). DexKo is a leading manufacturer of highly engineered running gear technology. Advisory services were provided by Frank Mountcastle and James O’Malley of Harris Williams & Co.’s Transportation & Logistics (T&L) Group, Tim Webb and Ty Denoncourt of the firm’s Industrials Group and Hiter Harris of the firm’s Richmond office.

July 24, 2017

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces the pending sale of United Site Services, Inc. (USS), a portfolio company of Calera Capital, to Platinum Equity. USS, based in Westborough, Massachusetts, provides portable sanitation, temporary fence and related site services. The transaction is being led by Mike Hogan, Ryan Nelson, Tim Webb and Ty Denoncourt of the firm’s Industrials Group and Taylor Morris of the firm’s Business Services Group.

July 24, 2017

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it advised Quanta Services, Inc. (Quanta; NYSE:PWR) on its acquisition of Stronghold, Ltd. and Stronghold Specialty, Ltd. (together with their respective subsidiaries, Stronghold). Harris Williams & Co. served as the exclusive financial advisor to Quanta, a leading specialized contracting services company that delivers infrastructure solutions to the electric power, oil and gas and communications industries. The transaction was led by Matt White, Drew Spitzer and Michael Drummond of Harris Williams & Co.’s Energy, Power & Infrastructure (EPI) Group.

July 20, 2017

Harris Williams & Co. Ltd, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide, announces that it served as the exclusive advisor to London-based Receipt Bank Ltd. (Receipt Bank) on its investment from Insight Venture Partners (Insight). Receipt Bank is a leading provider of bookkeeping and accounting software. Kennet Partners (Kennet) has maintained its minority stake in the business. The transaction was led by Thierry Monjauze, Jonathan Organ, Sylvain Noblet and Mathew Tsui of Harris Williams & Co.’s Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT) Group.

July 19, 2017

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces the sale of Keg Logistics, LLC (Keg Logistics), a portfolio company of Bregal Sagemount, to Seaport Capital (Seaport). Harris Williams & Co. served as the exclusive advisor to Keg Logistics, a leading provider of keg management and logistics services to brewery clients and distributors. The transaction was led by Joe Conner and Jershon Jones of Harris Williams & Co.’s Transportation & Logistics (T&L) Group, Bob Baltimore and Taylor Morris of the firm’s Business Services Group and Juliann Rienecker of the firm’s Richmond office.

July 17, 2017

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that CSM Bakery Solutions (CSM) has reached an agreement to sell BakeMark, a leading bakery ingredients distributor, manufacturer and service provider in North America, to Pamplona Capital Management (Pamplona). BakeMark is a subsidiary of CSM, a portfolio company affiliated with Rhône Capital (Rhône). The transaction is being led by Tim Alexander, Brant Cash and Andy Warczak of Harris Williams & Co.’s Consumer Group and Bob Baltimore of Harris Williams & Co.’s Specialty Distribution Group.

June 22, 2017

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it served as the exclusive financial advisor to Safway Group on its merger with Brand Energy & Infrastructure Services, Inc. (BEIS). The transaction was led by Drew Spitzer, Matt White, Brian Lucas and Ian Thomas of Harris Williams & Co.’s Energy, Power & Infrastructure (EPI) Group.

June 15, 2017

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces the sale of Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers (Express), a portfolio company of Carousel Capital (Carousel), to Golden Gate Capital. The transaction was led by Joe Conner, Frank Mountcastle, Jeff Burkett, Jeff Kidd and Elliott Yousefian of Harris Williams & Co.’s Transportation & Logistics (T&L) Group.

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