March 16, 2020

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it is advising Lansing Building Products (Lansing) on its pending acquisition of the distribution business of Harvey Building Products (Harvey Distribution). Lansing is a leading supplier of exterior building products across the U.S.

March 2, 2020

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it advised NSi Industries, LLC (NSi), a portfolio company of Blue Sea Capital, on its sale to Odyssey Investment Partners, LLC. NSi is a leading provider of branded electrical products, components and tools. The transaction was led by John Arendale, Tim Webb, Brandt Carr and Dan Savage of the Harris Williams Industrials Group

February 27, 2020

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it advised PAE, a portfolio company of Platinum Equity, on its merger with Gores Holdings III, Inc., a special purpose acquisition company sponsored by an affiliate of The Gores Group, LLC.  PAE has been a trusted provider of outsourced solutions for enduring missions of the U.S. government and its international partners for over 60 years. The combined company’s common stock now trades on the Nasdaq under “PAE,” with an approximate enterprise value of $1.6 billion as of February 20, 2020. The advisory engagement was led by Chris Rogers, Chris Smith, David Jones and Jon Behrendt of the Harris Williams Aerospace, Defense & Government Services (ADG) Group.

February 19, 2020

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it advised Atlas Intermediate Holdings LLC (Atlas), a portfolio company of Bernhard Capital Partners (Bernhard Capital) that provides services under the name Atlas Technical Consultants, on its sale to Boxwood Merger Corp. (Boxwood). Boxwood is a publicly-traded special purpose acquisition company. The combined company has changed its name to “Atlas Technical Consultants, Inc.” As of February 18, 2020, the company’s shares of Class A common stock began trading on Nasdaq under the new ticker symbol “ATCX.”

February 19, 2020

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it advised Lancaster Foods, a subsidiary of Guest Services, Inc. (Guest Services), on its sale to The Coastal Companies, a portfolio company of Continental Grain’s Arlon Group (Continental Grain). Lancaster Foods is a leading diversified produce wholesaler. The transaction was led by Tim Alexander, Brant Cash, Brant Wilczek and Robert Wilson of the Harris Williams Consumer Group.

February 19, 2020

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it served as an advisor to EyeCare Partners, LLC (ECP) in conjunction with its sale to Partners Group, a global private markets investment manager, which invested in the business on behalf of its clients. ECP, a portfolio company of FFL Partners (FFL), is a leading provider of medical eye care services in the U.S. The engagement was led by Andy Dixon, James Clark and Cheairs Porter of the Harris Williams Healthcare & Life Sciences (HCLS) Group.

February 12, 2020

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it advised Kronos Foods, Inc. (Kronos), a portfolio company of Grey Mountain Partners, LLC (Grey Mountain), on its sale to Entrepreneurial Equity Partners (e2p). Kronos is a leading provider of on-trend, value-added specialty protein, bakery and sauce products. The transaction was led by Tim Alexander, Brant Cash, Brant Wilczek and Richard Furseth of the Harris Williams Consumer Group.

February 4, 2020

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it advised Integrated Global Services, Inc. (IGS), a portfolio company of Industrial Growth Partners (IGP), on its sale to an investment affiliate of J.F. Lehman & Company (JFLCO). IGS is a leading provider of on-site high velocity thermal spray cladding, ceramic protection and other engineered products to solve metal wastage and reliability problems for some of the world’s most valuable, mission-critical equipment. The company leverages proprietary technology and deep experience to prevent equipment failure, extend service life and minimize outage downtime across the energy, power generation and other industrial end markets. The transaction was led by Matt White, Drew Spitzer, Neha Shah and Thomas Saunders of the Harris Williams Energy, Power & Infrastructure (EPI) Group.

February 3, 2020

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it advised Elliott Aviation, LLC on its majority recapitalization by Summit Park. Elliott Aviation is a second-generation, family-owned business aviation company. The transaction was led by Doug Kinard, Chris Rogers, David Jones and Jon Behrendt of the Harris Williams Aerospace, Defense & Government Services (ADG) Group.

February 3, 2020

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it is advising Kissner Group Holdings LP (Kissner), which is owned by Metalmark Capital Holdings LLC (Metalmark Capital), Silvertree‐KMC II LP (a venture between Silverhawk Capital Partners and Demetree Salt, LLC) and the Kissner management team, on its pending sale to Stone Canyon Industries Holdings LLC (SCIH). Kissner is a leading pure-play producer and supplier of salt in North America. The transaction is being led by Tim Webb, Brad Morrison, Ty Denoncourt, Chris Toussaint and Peter Grace of the Harris Williams Industrials Group and Joe Conner of the firm’s Transportation & Logistics (T&L) Group.