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From family offices to corporate boardrooms, Genesis Capital is privileged to serve and work with leading companies to achieve their most important goals and objectives.


Business Description: Manufacturer and developer of proprietary specialty chemicals, release agents and colorants, for use in the rubber, wood, consumer and medical industries.

Company Type and Location: Family-owned ; Albany, GA

Our Involvement and Result: Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in the sale of the Company to Polymer Solutions Group, a portfolio company of Arsenal Capital Partners.

Business Description: Leading diversified real estate company with extensive experience in development, acquisition, financing, management and leasing.

Company Type and Location: Public (NYSE:CUZ); Atlanta, GA

Our Involvement and Result: Advised the Company on the divestiture of its Client Services Group; which provides leasing, property management, and project management, to owners of Class A office buildings; to Cushman & Wakefield.

Optim Healthcare

Business Description: Orthopedic-focused health system with a reputation for clinical excellence, providing orthopedic, musculoskeletal and related healthcare services.

Company Type and Location: Private; Savannah, GA

Our Involvement and Result: Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in sale to National Surgical Healthcare.

Popeyes

Business Description: Leading operator and franchisor of quick-service restaurants (QSR).

Company Type and Location: Public (NASDAQ: PLKI); Atlanta, GA

Our Involvement and Result: Advised the Company on its sale to Restaurant Brands International, Inc. (NYSE/TSX:QSR), a 3G Capital portfolio company, and parent company of Burger King & Tim Hortons.

V-Moda

Business Description: Global headphone and music accessory brand, known for its superior performance and durability.

Company Type and Location: Family-owned; Los Angeles, CA

Our Involvement and Result: Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in the majority sale of the Company to Roland Corporation based in Hamamatsu City in Shizuoka Prefecture of Japan.

Business Description: Manufacturer, marketer and exporter of a products designed for kitchens and bathrooms, specifically faucets, sinks, shower stalls, bathtubs, toilets and plumbing fixtures.

Company Type and Location: Public (TLV:HAMAT); Tel Aviv, Israel

Our Involvement and Result: Execution of buyside M&A strategy resulting in the cross-border acquisition of Houzer, Inc.

Spectrum Brands

Business Description: Consumer products company and leading supplier of residential locksets, shaving and grooming products, personal care products, small household appliances, specialty pet supplies, lawn and garden, home pest control products, and personal insect repellent.

Company Type and Location: Public (NYSE:SPB); Madison, WI

Our Involvement and Result: Execution of buyside M&A strategy resulting in the acquisitions of Black Flag, EnviroHold, Liquid Fence and TAT.

Americo

Business Description: Manufacturer of high quality, nonwoven materials, including floor pads and cleaning accessories, roofing products, geotextiles and other specialty products.

Company Type and Location: Family-owned; Acworth, GA

Our Involvement and Result: Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in a majority sale of the Company to Blue Sage Capital.

Polytek

Business Description: Leading manufacturer of specialty polymers including: polyurethane elastomers and casting resins, silicones, epoxies, and latex.

Company Type and Location: Private; Easton, PA

Our Involvement and Result: Execution of buyside M&A strategy resulting in the acquisitions of California Medical Innovations, Alumilite Corporation, Raw Material Suppliers, and BCC Products.

Bubba Brands

Business Description:  Branded developer and manufacturer of on-the-go drinkware products, including mugs, tumblers, sport bottles, sport jugs and kids drink bottles.

Company Type and Location:  Family-owned; Atlanta, GA

Our Involvement and Result:  Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in a sale of the Company to Newell Rubbermaid (NYSE:NWL).

Qualserv

Business Description: Global commercial kitchen design, manufacturing, engineering, project management and equipment solutions provider.

Company Type and Location: Private; Fort Smith, AR

Our Involvement and Result: Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in the sale of the Company to The Middleby Corporation (NASD:MIDD).

Trueblue

Business Description: Leading provider of specialized workforce solutions.

Company Type and Location: Public (NYSE:TBI); Tacoma, WA

Our Involvement and Result: Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in divestiture of PlaneTechs, LLC to LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions.

Mountain Moter Sports

Business Description:  One the largest and fastest growing powersports dealership networks in the U.S.; offering eleven premier brands of motorcycles, ATVs, PWCs and related accessories.

Company Type and Location:  Family-owned; Atlanta, GA

Our Involvement and Result:  Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in the Company securing debt financing from BBVA Compass Bancshares, Inc. (NYSE:BBVA).

The Woodruff Arts Center

Business Description: Owner of portfolio of entertainment venues in the Southeast.

Company Type and Location: Non-Profit; Atlanta, GA

Our Involvement and Result: Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in a long term operating agreement with Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:LYV).

Five Point

Business Description: Provider of technology-enabled consulting services to companies operating in the utility, mining and transportation industries..

Company Type and Location: Private; Atlanta, GA

Our Involvement and Result: Execution of buyside M&A strategy resulting in the acquisition and related financing of EP2M and the subsequent sale of the Company to EY.

Cox Industries

Business Description: Manufacturer and distributor of treated outdoor wood products for the commercial, industrial, and utility markets.

Company Type and Location: Family-owned; Orangeburg, SC

Our Involvement and Result: Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in the divestiture of its Residential Lumber Division to Culpeper Wood Preservers and the sale of its Industrial division to Koppers, Inc. (NYSE:KOP).

Scrubs & Beyond

Business Description:  Omni-channel retailer of hospitality and healthcare uniforms, shoes, and related items and accessories.

Company Type and Location:  Private; St. Louis, MO

Our Involvement and Result:  Execution of buyside M&A strategy resulting in the acquisition of Life Uniform pursuant to Section 363 of the United States bankruptcy code.

Prime Oncology

Business Description: Leading global provider of independent medical education for oncology and hematology healthcare professionals.

Company Type and Location: Private; Global

Our Involvement and Result: Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in sale to WebMD Health Corp., an Internet Brands company.

Solesbee's

Business Description: Manufacturer of attachments for excavators, skid steers, front-end loaders, bull dozers and other equipment.

Company Type and Location: Private; Atlanta, GA

Our Involvement and Result: Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in the cross-border sale of the Company to Lifco AB (OMX:LIFCO B).

Lodgian

Business Description: Independent owner and operator of full-service hotels in the United States.

Company Type and Location:  Public (AMEX:LGN); Atlanta, GA

Our Involvement and Result:  Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in the sale of the Company to Lone Star Funds.

Herschend Family Entertainment

Business Description: Nation’s largest family-owned themed attractions corporation that operates entertainment, tourism and hospitality properties spanning 23 locations in six states.

Company Type and Location: Family-owned; Atlanta, GA

Our Involvement and Result: Execution of buyside M&A strategy over 10 year period resulting in numerous acquisitions, including the Adventure Aquarium, the Harlem Globetrotters, Newport Aquarium, and Wild Adventures Theme Park.

Rubicon

Business Description: Technology company that provides waste, recycling, and smart city solutions to businesses and governments worldwide.

Company Type and Location: Private; Atlanta, GA

Our Involvement and Result: Execution of buyside M&A strategy resulting in the acquisitions of RiverRoad Waste Solutions and the Waste Services Division of WestRock (NSYE:WRK).

Simos

Business Description: Business process “insourcer” that provides comprehensive on-site labor solutions for leading retail, e-commerce and distribution companies in the U.S.

Company Type and Location: Family-owned ; Atlanta, GA

Our Involvement and Result: Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in the sale of the Company to TrueBlue, Inc. (NYSE:TBI).

Medway Air Ambulance

Business Description: Provider of fixed wing ambulatory transport services globally. The Company is the provider of choice for insurance companies, hospital and governments worldwide.

Company Type and Location: Private; Atlanta, GA

Our Involvement and Result: Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in a majority sale of the Company to Merit Capital Partners and American Working Capital.

Theragenics

Business Description: Medical device manufacturer producing wound closure and vascular access surgical products as well as brachytherapy seeds for prostate cancer.

Company Type and Location: Public (NYSE:TGX); Atlanta, GA

Our Involvement and Result: Execution of buyside M&A strategy resulting in the acquisitions of CP Medical, Galt Medical and Needletech Products.

ChoicePoint

Business Description: Information broker serving the insurance industry, state and local governments, and public and private businesses.

Company Type and Location: Public (NYSE:CPS); Atlanta, GA

Our Involvement and Result: Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in the divestitures of The Bode Technology Group to GlobalOptions Group (OTCBB:GLOI) and EquiSearch Services to Palladian Capital Partners.

America Stores

Business Description: DBE owner-operator of 30+ specialty retail stores in airports and other heavily trafficked locations under its proprietary and licensed brands including: AMERICA!, Touch of Color, Kiehl’s and Swarovski

Company Type and Location: Family-owned; Fredericksburg, VA

Our Involvement and Result: Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in a the sale of the Company to Marshall Retail Group, a portfolio company of ICV Partners.

Pinehurst

Business Description:  A manufacturer of high-quality active wear for leading athletic brands

Company Type and Location:  Family-owned; San Pedro Sula, Honduras

Our Involvement and Result:  Evaluation of strategic alternatives resulting in a majority sale of the Company to a U.S.-based private investor group.