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Trivest Announces the Recapitalization and Merger of Athletic Supply and Barcelona Sports

Trivest Announces the Recapitalization and Merger of Athletic Supply and Barcelona Sports

MIAMI, FL – (April 6, 2018) Trivest Partners (“Trivest”) announces it has recapitalized and merged Athletic Supply and Barcelona Sports (combined, the “Company”). This transaction marks the 17th platform investment of Trivest Fund V. The Company is a leading value-added distributor of sporting goods equipment, primarily to high schools and colleges. Importantly, the executives of both businesses, including Ronny Flowers and Sammy Barcelona, remain owners in the Company and will continue to lead day-to-day operations. Trivest’s investment in the combined business is to support future growth...

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Trivest Announces the Recapitalization of Oil Changers, a Fund V Platform Investment

Trivest Announces the Recapitalization of Oil Changers, a Fund V Platform Investment

MIAMI, FL – (February 27, 2018) Trivest Partners (“Trivest”) announces it has recapitalized Oil Changers, Inc. (“Oil Changers” or the “Company”). This transaction marks the 16th platform investment of Trivest Fund V. Oil Changers is one of the largest independent oil change operators in the United States with 34 locations, primarily in California’s Bay Area. Over its 30+ year history, the Company has built a leading market position in the Bay Area, developing a reputation for exceptional customer service. The Company focuses exclusively on oil changes and other fluid services, providing...

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Trivest Announces First Deal of 2018 with IDS, an Add-on Acquisition for GetixHealth

Trivest Announces First Deal of 2018 with IDS, an Add-on Acquisition for GetixHealth

HOUSTON, TX – (January 8, 2018) GetixHealth, LLC, a portfolio company of Trivest Partners, announces it has acquired Insurance Data Services, Inc. (“IDS”). GetixHealth is a Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) business serving the healthcare provider industry. The IDS transaction represents GetixHealth’s seventh add-on acquisition since Trivest’s initial investment in February 2015. IDS adds scale to GetixHealth’s considerable expertise in assisting complex healthcare providers with the management and collection of payments from patients and insurance companies, by acting as a transparent...

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Trivest Closes its 16th Acquisition of the Year with NuEnergen, a Fund V Platform Investment

Trivest Closes its 16th Acquisition of the Year with NuEnergen, a Fund V Platform Investment

MIAMI, FL – (November 29, 2017) Trivest Partners (“Trivest”) announces it has recapitalized NuEnergen, LLC (“NuEnergen” or the “Company”). The NuEnergen transaction represents Trivest’s 16th acquisition so far in 2017. NuEnergen is a leading demand response aggregator and provider of consulting, energy invoice auditing, and smart grid solutions to commercial, industrial and municipal (CIM) electric power users in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic U.S. This transaction marks the 15th platform investment of Trivest Fund V, a $415 million fund dedicated to investing in founder/family-owned...

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Trivest Announces Mansbach Metal Co., an Add-on Acquisition for Columbus Recycling

Trivest Announces Mansbach Metal Co., an Add-on Acquisition for Columbus Recycling

COLUMBUS, MS – (November 10, 2017) Columbus Recycling, a portfolio company of Trivest Partners, announces it has acquired Mansbach Metal Company from Albertville, Alabama headquartered Progress Rail Services Inc., which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Corporation. Headquartered in Ashland, Kentucky, Mansbach Metal is a regional leader in the recycling of ferrous, nonferrous and shreddable materials.  As a result of the acquisition, Columbus has expanded its footprint from 9 to 18 yards. The Mansbach purchase represents Columbus’ second acquisition during Trivest’s ownership, and...

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Trivest Announces Kopier Net, an Add-on Acquisition for NovaCopy

Trivest Announces Kopier Net, an Add-on Acquisition for NovaCopy

NASHVILLE, TN – (November 8, 2017) NovaCopy, Inc., a portfolio company of Trivest Partners, announces it has acquired Kopier Net, a leading provider of managed print services in Atlanta, GA. The Kopier Net acquisition significantly scales NovaCopy’s existing Atlanta operations, bringing in a wealth of customer relationships and market knowledge. The transaction additionally provides a strong cross-sell opportunity for existing NovaCopy products & services as well as another platform for NovaCopy’s existing supplier relationships. The Kopier Net purchase represents NovaCopy’s first...

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