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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.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Velmed, Inc. in its Sale to Canadian Hospital Specialties Ltd.

Velmed Inc. has been acquired by Canadian Hospital Specialties, a portfolio company of Flexpoint Ford Washington, DC, (January 27, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, dives- titure, and corporate finance services, announced today that Velmed, Inc. (“Velmed”), a South Carolina-based manufacturer of medical devices for the operating room and sterile processing department, has been acquired by Canadian Hospital Specialties Limited (“CHS”), a portfolio company of Flexpoint Ford, LLC. FOCUS advised Velmed in this transaction.

FOCUS Investment Banking continues to rank #1 in Axial’s Top 20 Lower Middle Market Investment Banks for 4Q 2021

AXIAL Top 20 Investment Bank 2021 Washington, DC, (January 21, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a leading national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, is delighted to be acknowledged as #1 on Axial’s Top Lower Middle Market M&A Advisors list for Q4 2021. This marks the second consecutive quarter the firm has received this recognition.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents BROTHERS Mail Order Industries in its Sale to Holley

Brothers Mail Order Industries, Inc. has been acquired by Holley, Inc. Washington, DC, (January 24, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, announced today that BROTHERS Mail Order Industries (“BROTHERS”), America’s number one source for 1947-87 Chevrolet and GMC truck parts, has been acquired by Holley, the largest and fastest growing platform for performance automotive enthusiasts. FOCUS advised BROTHERS in this transaction.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Rotax Metals, Inc. in its Sale to Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co.

Rotax Metals, Inc. has been acquired by Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. Washington, DC, (December 28, 2021) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Rotax Metals, Inc. (“Rotax”), a metals service center specializing in copper, bronze and brass alloys, has been acquired by Reliance Steel & Aluminum (NYSE: RS), a leading global diversified metal solutions provider. FOCUS represented Rotax in this transaction.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents CyberSheath in its Investment from Lightview Capital

CyberSheath Services International received and investment from Lightview Capital Washington, DC, (December 21, 2021) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, announced today that CyberSheath, the largest Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) managed service vendor for Department of Defense (DoD) contractors, has received an investment from Lightview Capital to expand its ability to secure the Defense Industrial Base (DIB). FOCUS advised CyberSheath in this transaction.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Versiant in its Sale to General Informatics

Versiant has been acquired by General Informatics, a portfolio company of Rosewood Private Investments Washington, DC, (December 16, 2021) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, announced today that Versiant, a North Carolina-based IT managed service provider (“MSP”), has been acquired by fellow MSP General Informatics, a portfolio company of Rosewood Private Investments. FOCUS advised Versiant in this transaction.

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