Deals

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Bruce’s Tire & Auto Service in its Sale to Sun Auto Tire & Service, Inc.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Bruce’s Tire & Auto Service in its Sale to Sun Auto Tire & Service, Inc. FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, announced today that Bruce’s Tire & Auto Service (“Bruce’s Tire”), a Fremont, California-based local tire specialist and repair center, has been acquired by Sun Auto Tire & Service, Inc. (“Sun Auto”), a leading provider of quality auto repair, maintenance, and tire services. FOCUS advised Bruce’s Tire in this transaction, which closed last December.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Software Synergy in its Acquisition by TEOCO

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Software Synergy in its Acquisition by TEOCO FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that it represented Software Synergy, Inc. (“SSI”), a provider of automated, intelligent network-wide routing and optimization solutions for the planning and management of communications service provider networks, in its acquisition by TEOCO. The transaction closed in December 2021.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Capital Paint and Refinish, LLC in its Sale to Wesco Group, LLC

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Capital Paint and Refinish, LLC in its Sale to Wesco Group, LLC FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, announced today that Capital Paint and Refinish, LLC (“Capital”), a premier source for automotive paint and supplies across Texas, Louisiana, and Colorado, has been acquired by Wesco Group, LLC (“Wesco”), a leading paint, body, and equipment distributor in the U.S. and Canada. FOCUS represented Capital in this transaction.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents McNulty & Associates in its Sale to Citrin Cooperman

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents McNulty & Associates in its Sale to Citrin Cooperman FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that McNulty & Associates (“McNulty”), an industry leading provider of price-to-win (PTW) and competitive analysis and assessments professional services, has joined Citrin Cooperman, one of the nation’s largest professional services firms. FOCUS represented McNulty in this transaction.

FOCUS Investment Banking Combines Three Tire Businesses into One and Sells it to Big Brand Tire

C&R Tire, S&S Tire & Auto Service Center, and Community Tire Pros & Auto Repair have been acquired by Big Brand Tire Service Washington, DC, (April 18, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a na- tional middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, announced today that three auto service and repair businesses have been acquired by Big Brand Tire, a one-stop tire and auto repair pro- vider based in Phoenix. FOCUS represented C&R Tire, S&S Tire & Auto, and Commu- nity Tire Pros & Auto Repair in this transaction.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents General Informatics in its Acquisition of CMS IP Technologies

General Informatics, a portfolio company of Rosewood Private Investments, has acquired CMS IP Technologies Washington, DC, (February 22, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, announced today that General Informatics (“GI”), an IT managed services provider and network infrastructure company and a portfolio company of Rosewood Private Investments (“RPI”), has acquired CMS IP Technologies (“CMS”), a leading managed IT provider. FOCUS advised GI in this transaction.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Vista Eye Specialists in its Sale to Atlantic Vision Partners, LLC

Vista Eye Specialists has been acquired by Atlantic Vision Partners, a portfolio company of Sheridan Capital Partners Washington, DC, (February 14, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, announced today that Vista Eye Specialists, an ophthalmologic and optomet- ric practice, has been acquired by Atlantic Vision Partners (“AVP”), a portfolio company of Sheridan Capital Partners. FOCUS managing directors, Eric Yetter and Andy Snyder, advised Vista Eye Specialists in this partnership.They are among the most active advisors to ophthal- mologists in transactions with private equity-backed organizations.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Strolleria LLC in its Sale to Weave Growth Partners and Peninsula Capital Partners

Strolleria has been acquired by Weave Growth Partners and Peninsula Capital Partners Washington, DC, (February 1, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, announced today that a majority stake in Strolleria, LLC, a multichannel retailer of high-end baby gear, has been acquired by Weave Growth Partners, a Silicon Valley-based private investment firm, and Peninsula Capital Partners, a Detroit-based private equity firm. FOCUS advised Strolleria in this transaction.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Stratum Technology in its Sale to Open Systems Technologies, Inc.

Stratum Technology has been acquired by Open Systems Technologies, Inc. a subsidiary of Koniag Washington, DC, (January 28, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, announced today that Stratum Technology (“Stratum”), a Texas-based cloud service provider, has been acquired by Open Systems Technologies, Inc. (“OST”), a Midwest-based digital and IT consultancy. FOCUS represented Stratum in this transaction.