IN Pipeline – Private Equity – 20180729

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• Trinity Hunt Partners acquired Improving, a Dallas-based provider of technology and custom software development services. Financial termsweren’t disclosed.

• Pamlico Capital agreed to invest in Personify, an Austin, Texas-based provider of tech solutions for nonprofit organizations. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.

• New Mountain Capital made an investment in Beeline, a Jacksonville, Fla.-based provider of cloud-based vendor management solutions. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.

• CID Capital made an investment in ProSource, a Greenville, S.C.-based plumbing, kitchen and lighting solution provider. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.

• Claritas Capital invested $4.3 million in TwelveStone Health Partners, a Murfreesboro, Tenn.-based provider of chronic care medication services.

• Outward Hound, a portfolio company of J.W. Childs Associates LP, acquired Wholesome Pride, a Chesterfield, Mo.-based maker of pet treats. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.

• DME Express, which is backed by WayPoint Capital Partners, acquired Advanced Therapeutics, a Maryland-based provider of medical equipment to hospice providers. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.

• Blackstone and Carlyle Group made a joint takeover approach for Arconic (NYSE: ARNC), according to The Wall Street JournalApollo Global Management, KKR, and Onex Corp have also expressed interest.

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Investor Network By JD

Investor Network by JD



12 Deals in the News! Think Strategic, Think Lockheed Martin!

Want to know what is the value of your company?  If you have $4+ million in EBITDA, Red Hook Capital will provide you a valuation.  A company  in most cases make the strongest buyers and investors in a deal.  Today we profile my old company, Lookheed Martin.  Lookheed Martin invest and buy & sells more deals a year than the top private equity firms.



Lockheed Martin


Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs about 120,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. The corporation’s net sales for 2011 were $46.5 billion.


Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] announced the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of CDL Systems Ltd., a software engineering firm that specializes in the development and licensing of vehicle control station software for unmanned systems. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed and are not material to Lockheed Martin.

CDL Systems has developed an open, standards-based, and commercial off-the-shelf software product that has been integrated into numerous unmanned vehicle platforms.  The company’s products are designed on low-cost, interoperable, and open architecture systems to support government and civil applications around the world, with more than one million hours of operational use.  CDL Systems was founded in 1992 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, with offices in Calgary and Huntsville, Ala.

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