October 7, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. is pleased to announce the sale of Franklin Energy Services, LLC (Franklin), a portfolio company of Brass Ring Capital (Brass Ring), to Cortec Group (Cortec). The transaction closed on October 7, 2010. Harris Williams & Co. acted as the exclusive advisor to Franklin Energy. The transaction was led by Drew Spitzer and Matt White from Harris Williams & Co.'s Energy & Power (E&P) Group along with Glenn Gurtcheff, head of the firm's Minneapolis office.

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October 6, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. managing director Jeff Bistrong discusses technology M&A and the sectors that are poised for growth.

October 1, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. announces that Diamond Wireless (Diamond), a portfolio company of Unique Investment Corporation (Unique), has been acquired by GLENTEL Inc. (GLN.TO). The transaction closed on October 1, 2010. Harris Williams & Co. acted as the exclusive advisor to Diamond. The transaction was led out of the firm's San Francisco office.

September 24, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. is pleased to announce the sale of Carex Health Brands (Carex), a portfolio company of KCA Partners, Ltd. (KCA), to Ancor Capital Partners (Ancor). Harris Williams & Co. acted as the exclusive advisor to Carex. The transaction was executed from the firm's San Francisco office.

September 22, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. announces that SAE Towers Holdings, LLC (SAE Towers), a portfolio company of ACON Investments, LLC (ACON), has been acquired by India-based strategic buyer KEC International Limited (KEC) for approximately $95 million. The transaction closed on September 22, 2010. Harris Williams & Co. acted as the exclusive advisor to SAE Towers. The transaction was led by John Arendale, along with Tiff Armstrong, Brian Lucas and Luke Semple from the firm's Energy & Power Group.

September 20, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. is pleased to announce the sale of Durcon Incorporated (Durcon), a portfolio company of Stonebridge Partners (Stonebridge), to Quad-C Management (Quad-C). The transaction closed on September 20, 2010. Harris Williams & Co. acted as the exclusive advisor to Durcon. The transaction was led by John Neuner, John Arendale, Chris Rogers and Doug Kinard from the firm's Richmond office.

September 17, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. is pleased to announce the sale of Energy Solutions International, Inc. (Energy Solutions), a portfolio company of Inverness Graham Investments (Inverness Graham), to GFI Energy Group of Oaktree Capital Management (GFI). The transaction closed on September 17, 2010. Harris Williams & Co. acted as the exclusive advisor to Energy Solutions.

September 16, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. is pleased to announce the sale of The ERGObaby Carrier, Inc. (ERGObaby) to Compass Diversified Holdings. The transaction closed on September 16, 2010. Harris Williams & Co. acted as the exclusive advisor to ERGObaby. The transaction was led by the firm's San Francisco office.

September 8, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. is pleased to announce the sale of CCRx Holdings, Inc. (CCRx), a portfolio company of Cressey & Company (Cressey), in its sale to Omnicare, Inc. (NYSE:OCR). Harris Williams & Co. acted as the exclusive advisor to CCRx. The transaction was led by Turner Bredrup, James Clark and Geoff Smith from the firm's Healthcare & Life Sciences (HCLS) Group.

September 7, 2010

Harris Williams & Co. announces that SAE Towers Holdings, LLC (SAE Towers), a portfolio company of ACON Investments, LLC (ACON), has entered into an agreement to be acquired by international strategic buyer KEC International Limited (KEC) for approximately $95 million. Harris Williams & Co. is acting as the exclusive advisor to SAE Towers. The transaction is expected to close in September 2010, and is being led by John Arendale, along with Tiff Armstrong, Brian Lucas and Luke Semple from the firm's Energy & Power Group.