June 24, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces Keensight Capital’s (Keensight) investment in Lisam Systems (Lisam). Lisam serves more than 2,000 clients operating across various industries worldwide, including chemicals, detergents, paints and coatings, industrial and specialty gases, and fragrances. The transaction, led by Julien Oussadon, Brian Titterington, and Luke Clifford of the Harris Williams Technology Group, extends the firm’s experience in the environmental, health, and safety (EH&S) software sector.  

June 23, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised Technical Safety Services (TSS), a portfolio company of The Edgewater Funds (Edgewater) and JZ Partners (JZ), on its sale to Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (LLCP). TSS is a leading provider of testing, inspection, certification, and calibration (TICC) services to customers in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, healthcare, and other life sciences end markets. The transaction was led by Luke Semple, Brian Lucas, Paul Hepper, Taylor Morris, Sean Bielawski and Keith Zukowski of Harris Williams. 

June 22, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised Bamboo Rose, a portfolio company of McCarthy Capital (McCarthy), on its strategic investment from Rubicon Technology Partners (Rubicon). Bamboo Rose is a leading unified product lifecycle and supply chain software platform for retailers, brands, and suppliers. The transaction was led by Andy Leed, Erik Szyndlar, Ryan Costa, Nick DeGallier and Jeff Doremus of the Harris Williams Technology Group.

June 14, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised Cold Jet, a global leader in innovative dry ice technologies, on its minority investment from Seidler Equity Partners (Seidler) and Stonehenge Partners (Stonehenge). The transaction was led by John Arendale, Chuck Walter and Tom Dunne of the Harris Williams Industrials Group.

June 10, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it is advising Coastal Forest Resources Company (CFRC) on the pending sale of its subsidiary, Coastal Plywood Company (Coastal), to Boise Cascade Company (NYSE: BCC; Boise Cascade). Coastal is a leading provider of plywood, lumber and treated wood products throughout the U.S. Southeast. The transaction is being led by Tim Webb, Brandt Carr, Matt Crisafi and Mike Hogan of the Harris Williams Industrials Group.

June 2, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised Crete Mechanical Group (CMG), a leading provider of HVAC, electrical, plumbing, and building automation services to commercial, industrial, multi-family, government, healthcare, education, and other end markets, on its partnership with Ridgemont Equity Partners (Ridgemont). Alongside the founders and management team of CMG, Ridgemont has provided significant growth capital to enable the continued build-out of a leading network of mechanical services providers across North America. The transaction was led by Brian Lucas, Bill Greven and Sam Funkhouser of the Harris Williams Business Services Group and Luke Semple of the firm’s Energy, Power & Infrastructure Group.

June 2, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised Dermatologists of Central States (DOCS), a portfolio company of Sheridan Capital Partners (Sheridan), on its partnership with SkyKnight Capital (SkyKnight). DOCS is a leading dermatology group practice with clinics located across Ohio, Michigan, West Virginia, Illinois, Indiana, Pennsylvania, and North Carolina. The transaction was led by Paul Hepper, Geoff Smith, Charles Busch and Teddy Reeve of the Harris Williams Healthcare & Life Sciences (HCLS) Group.

May 31, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it is advising Terra Millennium Corporation (Terra Millennium), a portfolio company of Court Square Capital Partners (Court Square), on its pending sale to H.I.G. Capital (H.I.G.). Terra Millennium is a leading national provider of outsourced industrial maintenance services, including refractory maintenance and other specialized services. Terra Millennium’s executive team, led by CEO Bryan Young, will continue to lead the company and remain as significant shareholders. The transaction is being led by Drew Spitzer, Matt White, Neha Shah, Sean Bielawski and Ken Black of the Harris Williams Energy, Power & Infrastructure (EPI) Group.

May 19, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised Fairway Lawns, a portfolio company of Prairie Capital (Prairie) and Rising Point Capital (RPC), on its sale to an investment fund managed by Morgan Stanley Capital Partners (MSCP). Fairway Lawns is a market leading provider of residential lawncare services, including weed control and fertilization, pest control, and tree and shrub maintenance. The transaction was led by Brent Spiller, Zach Ledwith and Christian Brumbaugh of the Harris Williams Consumer Group.

May 17, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised BELLAMI Hair (BELLAMI), a premium brand driving innovation in the hair extensions and hair care categories, on its sale to Beauty Industry Group (BIG), a portfolio company of L Catterton. The transaction was led by Kelly McPhilliamy, William McBride and Marlee Crossen of the Harris Williams Consumer Group.

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