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Middle Market Investment Banking Firm FOCUS LLC Secures Financing for Nextek, Inc. FOCUS Closes 10 Deals in 2009, Notes Trend in Alternative Financings

Nextek has secured term and working capital financing of $6,419,000 from ColeTaylor BusinessCapital - A Division of Cole Taylor Bank .

Washington, D.C. (November 13, 2009) - FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announces that Huntsville, Ala.-based Nextek, Inc. has entered into a $6,419,000 senior term and working capital loan facility to replace its previous banking and subordinated debt arrangements. Representing Nextek, FOCUS initiated the …

FOCUS Secures Term and Working Capital Financing for Nextek, Inc.

Nextek has secured term and working capital financing of $6,419,000 from ColeTaylor BusinessCapital - A Division of Cole Taylor Bank .

Washington, D.C. (November 13, 2009) - FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announces that Huntsville, Ala.-based Nextek, Inc. has entered into a $6,419,000 senior term and working capital loan facility to replace its previous banking and subordinated debt arrangements. Representing Nextek, FOCUS initiated the …

FOCUS LLC Represents Newtek International, Inc.’s Sale to Zantech

Newtek International has been acquired by Zantech IT Services, Inc.

Washington (February 9, 2009) – FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Newtek International, Inc., has been acquired by Zantech IT Services, Inc. FOCUS represented Newtek International in this transaction.

Newtek International, based in Reston, VA is an IT services firm and …

Newtek International has been acquired by Zantech IT Services, Inc.

Newtek International has been acquired by Zantech IT Services, Inc.

Washington (February 9, 2009) – FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Newtek International, Inc., has been acquired by Zantech IT Services, Inc. FOCUS represented Newtek International in this transaction.

Newtek International, based in Reston, VA is an IT services firm and …

FOCUS LLC Represents Aerospace Products, S.E.’s Sale to Acorn Growth Companies and Cherokee Nation Businesses LLC

APSE Aerospace Products has been acquired by APSE Holdings, LLC and affiliate of Acorn Growth Companies affiliate of CNB

Washington (February 1, 2009) – FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Aerospace Products, S.E. (APSE) has been acquired by Acorn Growth Companies and Cherokee Nation Businesses LLC. FOCUS represented APSE in this transaction, which closed in August, 2008.

APSE, a multigenerational …

LSSI Corporate Finance

Library Systems and Services, LLC (LSSI) has been recapitalized by Islington Capital Partners, LLC This announcement appears as a matter of record only

has been recapitalized by

Islington Capital Partners, LLC

We initiated the transaction, acted as financial advisor to, and assisted with the negotiations as the representative of Library Systems and Services, LLC

a member of

Securities transactions conducted by FOCUS Securities LLC, an affiliated company, registered broker…

APSE Aerospace Products has been acquired by APSE Holdings, LLC and affiliate of Acorn Growth Companies affiliate of CNB

APSE Aerospace Products has been acquired by APSE Holdings, LLC and affiliate of Acorn Growth Companies affiliate of CNB

Washington (February 1, 2009) – FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Aerospace Products, S.E. (APSE) has been acquired by Acorn Growth Companies and Cherokee Nation Businesses LLC. FOCUS represented APSE in this transaction, which closed in August, 2008.

APSE, a multigenerational …

FOCUS LLC Represents U.K.-Based Avialec International’s Sale to KAPCO|VALTEC

Avialec International has been sold to KAPCO|VALTEC

Washington, DC (May 5, 2008) – FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Avialec International has been acquired by KAPCO|VALTEC, an aerospace supply chain management company, based in Brea, Calif. FOCUS represented Avialec International in this international transaction.

Founded in 1982, Avialec, …

Sale of Avialec International

Avialec International has been sold to KAPCO|VALTEC

Washington, DC (May 5, 2008) – FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Avialec International has been acquired by KAPCO|VALTEC, an aerospace supply chain management company, based in Brea, Calif. FOCUS represented Avialec International in this international transaction.

Founded in 1982, Avialec, …

FOCUS LLC Represents VERTEX Solutions in Acquisition by Adayana, Inc.

Vertex Solutions has been sold to Adayana.

Washington, DC (March 31, 2008) – Today, FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced the representation of VERTEX Solutions, Inc. in its recent acquisition by Minneapolis-based Adayana, Inc. VERTEX has become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Adayana.

Established in 1996, VERTEX develops innovative learning systems …