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FOCUS Investment Banking Announces FOCUS Sale Preparation Advisory Service

FOCUS Investment Banking, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, announced a new service offering – FOCUS Sale Preparation (FSP) Advisory Service. This service will help business owners get ready for a transaction. Jeb Connor has joined FOCUS as a Managing Director to lead this team.
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FOCUS Expands into Europe

FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”) headquartered in Washington, D.C., announced that it has combined resources with Focus Capital Partners (“Focus CP”) headquartered in Dublin, Ireland to form an international M&A services platform. The trans-Atlantic firm provides sell-side, buy-side and capital raising services to companies operating in the lower middle market across the U.S. and Europe.

FOCUS Investment Banking Named a Top Five Investment Bank for Lower Middle Market M&A

FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a leading national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, is pleased to be honored as a Top Five Investment Bank in Axial’s Top Lower Middle Market M&A Advisors list for the third quarter of 2022. FOCUS has been named on this list for the past several quarters.

FOCUS Investment Banking Named a Top 50 Consumer Industry Investment Bank

Washington, DC, (September 30, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a leading national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, is pleased to be recognized as a Top 50 Consumer Investment Bank by Axial. FOCUS’s Consumer team works diligently with clients in the consumer products industry to achieve maximum valuation and create a seamless exit plan.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents The Retina Eye Center in its Sale to Retina Consultants of America

Washington, DC, (August 17, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, announced today that The Retina Eye Center (TREC), with two locations in Augusta, Georgia and Aiken, South Carolina, has been acquired by Retina Consultants of America (RCA), a comprehensive physician …

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Lee Eye Center in its Sale to Midwest Vision Partners

Washington, DC, (August 4, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, announced today that Lee Eye Center (“LEC”) has been acquired by Midwest Vision Partners (“MVP”), expanding MVP’s network into Pennsylvania and West Virginia, in addition to its existing presence in …

FOCUS Investment Banking Ranks Top 5 in Axial’s Top Lower Middle Market Investment Banks

Washington, DC, (July 22, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a leading national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate finance services, is pleased to be acknowledged as a Top Five Investment Bank in Axial’s Top Lower Middle Market M&A Advisors list for the second quarter of 2022. FOCUS has been recognized on this list for the past several quarters.
Intelligent Technical Solutions, Inc. and Tower Arch Capital

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents ITS in its Sale to Tower Arch Capital

Washington, DC, (July 19, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Intelligent Technical Solutions (“ITS”), a leading IT managed services provider (MSP), has been acquired by Tower Arch Capital. FOCUS served as catalyst for the deal with Tower Arch Capital and exclusive financial advisor to ITS. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
IO Integration and BluprintX

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents IO Integration in its Sale to BluprintX

Washington, DC, (July 15, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that IO Integration, a global leader in creative operations technology, has been acquired by BluprintX. FOCUS advised IO Integration in this transaction.
DSM and Thrive

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents DSM in its Sale to Thrive

Washington, DC, (July 11, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that DSM, a Florida-based managed service provider (MSP) that supports state, local, and education (SLED) government agencies, has been acquired by Thrive, the next-gen MSP backed by private equity firm, Court Square Capital Partners. FOCUS served as catalyst for the deal with Thrive, and exclusive financial advisor to DSM. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.