August 7, 2018

Harris Williams, a preeminent investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it advised Veritext Corporation (Veritext), a provider of deposition and litigation support services, on its sale to Leonard Green & Partners, L.P. (LGP). Harris Williams served as the financial advisor to Veritext, a portfolio company of Pamplona Capital Management (Pamplona). The transaction was led by Derek Lewis, Anthony Basmajian, Graham Gillam and Peter Morgan of Harris Williams’ Business Services Group, and John Arendale of the Richmond office.

August 1, 2018

Harris Williams, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it advised Taymax Group Holdings, LLC (Taymax), a portfolio company of ClearLight Partners, LLC (ClearLight) on its sale to Trilantic North America. Headquartered in Salem, New Hampshire, Taymax is one of the largest and fastest growing franchisees within the Planet Fitness system. The transaction was led by Ryan Budlong, Ed Arkus, Corey Benjamin and Zach England of Harris Williams’ Consumer Group.

July 30, 2018

Harris Williams, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it has advised Precision Aviation Group (PAG), a portfolio company of PNC Riverarch Capital, on its sale to GenNx360 Capital Partners (GenNx360). PAG is a leading provider of value-added aftermarket services to the turbine general aviation, defense and commercial fixed and rotary wing markets. The transaction was led by Chris Rogers, Doug Kinard and Mike Rohman from Harris Williams’ Aerospace, Defense & Government Services (ADG) Group.

July 30, 2018

Harris Williams, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it advised Jet Parts Engineering, Inc. (JPE) on its recapitalization by Vance Street Capital (Vance Street). JPE’s current management team is partnering with Vance Street as the company enters its next phase of growth. JPE is a leading independent provider of OEM alternative parts and repair solutions to the commercial aerospace industry, offering both proprietary aftermarket replacement parts (Parts Manufacturing Approval or PMA parts) and proprietary component repairs. JPE serves as a trusted partner helping airlines and maintenance, repair and overhaul providers (MROs) reduce the cost of aircraft operations and upkeep. The transaction was led by Doug Kinard, Chris Rogers and David Jones of Harris Williams’ Aerospace, Defense & Government Services (ADG) Group and Dan Savage of the firm’s Richmond office.

July 27, 2018

Harris Williams, a preeminent investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it advised Therapy Brands Holdings LLC, (Therapy Brands), a portfolio company of Providence Strategic Growth Capital Partners L.L.C. (PSG) and Greater Sum Ventures (GSV), on its investment from investment funds affiliated with Lightyear Capital LLC (Lightyear) and Oak HC/FT. Therapy Brands is a leading provider of fully-integrated and comprehensive practice management, electronic health record (EHR), payment and revenue cycle management (RCM) solutions for the mental and behavioral health market segments. The transaction was led by Jeff Bistrong, Tyler Dewing, Priyanka Naithani and Mike Quealy of Harris Williams’ Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT) Group.

July 25, 2018

Harris Williams & Co. Ltd, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide, announces Alex Brands’ sale of Juratoys to Argos Wityu. Juratoys is one of the leading independent toy companies in France with a growing international presence. The transaction, led by Edward Arkus and Brent Spiller of Harris Williams’ Consumer Group and Sylvain Noblet and Danielius Uznys of the firm’s London office, is another marquee transaction for the firm’s Consumer Group.

July 19, 2018

Harris Williams & Co. Ltd, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide, announces that it advised Duke Street Private Equity (Duke Street) on its acquisition of Great Rail Journeys (GRJ). The transaction was led by Edward Arkus, Will Bain and Danielius Uznys of Harris Williams’ Consumer Group.

July 18, 2018

Harris Williams &Co. Ltd, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide, announces Mayfair Equity Partners’ (Mayfair) acquisition of Pixomondo, a global visual effects business. This transaction, led by Thierry Monjauze and Mathew Tsui of Harris Williams’ Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT) Group, further demonstrates Harris Williams’ expertise within the visual effects sector, having previously advised on the prior two sales of The Mill and the sale of Double Negative.

July 9, 2018

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 The Learning Experience®, a portfolio company of Norwest Venture Partners (NVP) and Quad Partners (Quad), on its sale to Golden Gate Capital. The Learning Experience® is one of the nation’s fastest growing academies of early education. The transaction was led by Brent Spiller and Corey Benjamin of Harris Williams & Co.’s Consumer Group and James O’Malley and Jon Behrendt of the firm’s Richmond office.

July 9, 2018

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 IO Education (IO), a portfolio company of LLR Partners (LLR), on its sale to Illuminate Education (Illuminate), a portfolio company of Insight Venture Partners (Insight). IO is a leading provider of SaaS-based student, data and professional management solutions that empower educators to improve educational outcomes for K-12 institutions. The transaction was led by Mike Wilkins, Andy Leed, Brian Titterington and John Mathias of Harris Williams & Co.’s Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT) Group.