Posts made in 2013

Trivest Partners Announces The Recapitalization of North Star Seafood, Inc.

Trivest Partners Announces The Recapitalization of North Star Seafood, Inc.

MIAMI, FL – (July 8, 2013) Trivest Partners (“Trivest”) announced the successful recapitalization of North Star Seafood, Inc. (“North Star” or the “Company”), a leading distributor of premium fresh and frozen seafood products. Rick Burman, North Star’s Founder and CEO, along with the Company’s current management team, will continue to lead daily operations. The North Star transaction represents the second platform company investment in Trivest Fund V, a $415 million fund dedicated to investing in Founder/Family-owned businesses and...

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Trivest Partners Announces New Platform with Acquisition of Pelican Water Systems

Trivest Partners Announces New Platform with Acquisition of Pelican Water Systems

Miami, FL – (June 5, 2013) Trivest Partners (“Trivest”) today announced the successful completion ts acquisition of Enviro Water Solutions LLC (d/b/a “Pelican Water Systems”, “Pelican” or the “Company”), a leading designer and marketer of a complete line of branded water purification products for the residential market. Trivest acquired Pelican from the Company’s Founders, Ronald Stanley, Richard Stanley and Chad Galloway. Pelican represents the 13th platform company investment in Trivest Fund IV, a $325 million fund dedicated to...

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Trivest Partners Announces The Recapitalization Of American Covers, Inc.  (D/B/A: Handstands)

Trivest Partners Announces The Recapitalization Of American Covers, Inc.  (D/B/A: Handstands)

MIAMI, FL – (May 14, 2013) Trivest Partners (“Trivest”) today announced the successful recapitalization of American Covers, Inc.  (d/b/a “HandStands” or the “Company”), a leading designer and supplier of automotive air freshener products sold through mass and aftermarket automotive channels.  Chris Anderson, HandStands’ CEO, along with the Company’s current management team, will continue to lead daily operations.  The existing HandStands shareholders retained a significant equity interest in the Company.  The HandStands transaction represents the 1st...

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Trivest Partners Announces New Platform With Acquisition Of National Auto Care Corporation

Trivest Partners Announces New Platform With Acquisition Of National Auto Care Corporation

MIAMI, FL – (January 31, 2013) Trivest Partners (“Trivest”) today announced the successful completion of its acquisition of National Auto Care Corporation (“National Auto Care,” “NAC” or the “Company”), a rapidly growing marketer and administrator of vehicle service contracts.  Christina Schrank and NAC’s current management team will continue to lead the Company’s daily operations.  Pete Biscardi and Bill Speaks will remain active members of the NAC Board of Directors.  National Auto Care represents the 12th platform company investment in Trivest...

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