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FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Lighthouse Technology Partners in its Sale to Coretelligent

Lighthouse Technology Partners has been acquired by Coretelligent Washington, DC, (June 14, 2022) – FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Lighthouse Technology Partners has been acquired by Coretelligent, a mid-market managed service provider (MSP) backed by private equity firm Norwest Equity Partners (NEP). FOCUS served as catalyst for the deal with Coretelligent, and exclusive financial advisor to Lighthouse Technology Partners. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents J. Lee Associates in its Acquisition by Thayer Infrastructure Services

FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that J. Lee Associates, Inc. (“J. Lee”), a provider of construction and site acquisition services to clients in the wireless industry, has been acquired by Thayer Infrastructure Services, LLC (“TIS”).

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Syrena Collision Center Inc. in its Sale to Crash Champions

FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Syrena Collision Center Inc. (“Syrena”), a collision repair operator with two locations in Pennsylvania, has been acquired by Crash Champions. FOCUS represented Syrena in this transaction.

FOCUS Investment Banking Represents Accelerate, Inc., in its Sale to The Purple Guys

FOCUS Investment Banking (“FOCUS”), a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Accelerate, Inc., an Indianapolis-based IT managed services provider, has been acquired by The Purple Guys, a leading provider of managed IT services to small and mid-sized organizations. FOCUS represented Accelerate in this transaction.

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.
Axial: Top 5 Investment Bank 2022

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

Washington, DC, (April 20, 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 first quarter of 2022. FOCUS has been named on this list for the past several quarters.

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.