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Ironwood Capital Announces Exit from Bush Industries

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AVON, CONNECTICUT, January 14, 2020 – Ironwood Capital is pleased to announce an exit of its subordinated debt and minority equity investment in Bush Industries (“Bush”) via a sale to Canadian designer and manufacturer of ready-to-assemble home and office furniture, Bestar, Inc. (“Bestar”). Bush, headquartered in Jamestown, New York, is a leading manufacturer and distributor […]

Ironwood Capital Portfolio Company NSA Industries Acquires Vitex Extrusions

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AVON, CONNECTICUT, January 7, 2020 – Ironwood Capital is pleased to announce that precision manufacturer NSA Industries (“NSA”), a portfolio company of the firm, has acquired Vitex Extrusions (“Vitex”), a Franklin, New Hampshire-based manufacturer of metal extrusions. NSA, headquartered in St. Johnsbury, Vermont, is the largest provider of multi-operation metal contract manufacturing and precision machining […]

Carolyn Galiette Named to 2020 list of Mergers & Acquisitions’ Most Influential Women in Mid-Market M&A

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Ironwood Capital President and Chief Investment Officer Carolyn Galiette has been named to the 2020 list of Mergers & Acquisitions’ Most Influential Women in Mid-Market M&A.  Ironwood Capital is a Connecticut-based private equity firm that provides non-control growth capital to middle market companies.  Carolyn Galiette, president and chief investment officer, Ironwood Capital Carolyn chairs Ironwood […]

Dickson Suit Panel Appearance: Private Equity Investing In Environmental Services Companies Conference

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On Tuesday, December 12, Dickson Suit, head of Ironwood Capital’s Environmental Services team, participated in a panel discussion as part of the Capital Roundtable’s “Private Equity Investing In Environmental Services Companies” conference. Dickson’s panel, titled, “Commodity Prices & the China Plastics Ban – How Has the Calculus Changed for Investors in Recycling Companies,” was moderated […]

Ironwood Capital Announces Sale of Precision Manufacturer Numet Machining Techniques

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“Ironwood Capital is proud to have partnered with Numet over the past several years. During our investment period, the Numet management team transformed the business from a components supplier to a value-added partner and trusted resource for its major customers. Significant investments in people, facilities and production equipment made Numet an attractive strategic asset for potential acquirers…”

Capital Strategies for Private Companies in Greenville, South Carolina

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On September 19, 2019, Ironwood Capital co-sponsored a breakfast reception and Capital Strategies program in Greenville, South Carolina.  Event co-sponsors were GreerWalker, South State Bank and Azalea Capital. Over 75 attendees filled the Michelin North America auditorium to learn more about access to private capital and what makes a company attractive to potential lenders and […]

Access to Capital for Growing Businesses

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On September 11, 2019, Ironwood Capital and Valley Bank co-hosted a Capital Strategies program in Tampa, Florida at Armature Works.  Additional co-sponsors of the event were Hill Ward Henderson, KLH Capital, RSM US LLP, and Skyway Capital. Over 30 local businesses attended the event to learn more about the strategic capital options available to growing […]

Jordan DiTommaso Joins Ironwood Capital as Analyst

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AVON, CONNECTICUT, September 10, 2019 – Ironwood Capital is pleased to announce that Jordan DiTommaso has joined the firm as an analyst. Jordan is responsible for reviewing new investment opportunities, conducting research and performing financial modeling and due diligence. In addition, Jordan provides support for business development activities and portfolio management. “Jordan comes to the […]