National Facilities Maintenance and Janitorial Partners with RNA Facilities Management

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AVON, CONNECTICUT, February 11, 2021 – Ironwood Capital is pleased to announce that National Facilities Maintenance and Janitorial, LLC (“NFM&J”), a national facilities maintenance business and a portfolio company of the firm, has acquired RNA Facilities Management (“RNA”). RNA is a facilities services company based in Ann Arbor, Michigan. NFM&J, formed by Revolent Capital Solutions […]

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 […]

Ironwood Capital Announces Exit from Investment in FIBER-LINE®

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AVON, CONNECTICUT, January 8, 2019 – Ironwood Capital is pleased to announce an exit from its investment in FIBER-LINE®, a high-performance fiber manufacturer headquartered in Hatfield, Pennsylvania. The company was purchased by PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), a provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions. Founded in 1987, FIBER-LINE is a leading developer, manufacturer and […]

Access to Growth and Venture Capital for Women-Owned Businesses

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I was honored to participate in a panel on July 26th hosted by the City of Chicago Treasurer’s Office and Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP). The panel topic was “Encouraging Venture Capital Investment in Women-Owned Business.” My other panelists were Emilia DiMenco, President and CEO, Women’s Business Development Center; Samara Mejia Hernandez, Senior Associate, Math […]

About Carolyn Galiette

Carolyn is a founding partner of Ironwood Capital. She serves as president and chief investment officer for the firm and chairs the firm’s various investment committees. She oversees limited partner and financial reporting, portfolio management and strategy execution.

Ironwood Capital Connecticut Announces Exit of Investment in AxioMx Through a Sale to Abcam plc

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AVON, CONNECTICUT, December 1, 2015 –  Ironwood Capital Connecticut, a unit of Ironwood Capital, is pleased to announce the exit of an investment in AxioMx, Inc. through a sale of the company to Abcam plc, a global leader in the supply of life science research tools.  Abcam is headquartered in Cambridge, United Kingdom.  The purchase price was $20 […]

Seeking growth capital? 8 pieces of advice for the business owner looking for investment (Louisville Business First)

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The investing environment endured the recession, shifted a bit, and has come out in favor of business owners. Early Tuesday morning, investors and business owners discussed raising capital for a growing businesses at a conference hosted by financial-services firm Hilliard Lyons Investment Banking and Ironwood Capital, a Connecticut-based private-equity firm that focuses on middle-market companies. The market is […]

Ironwood Capital Connecticut Invests in C&M Technologies Group

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AVON, CONNECTICUT, November 19, 2014 – Advantage Capital Partners, a growth capital and small business finance firm, and Ironwood Capital Connecticut, a private equity fund manager which provides capital to Connecticut-based companies, today announced a mezzanine debt investment in C&M Technologies Group (“C&M”). C&M, owned by the Watermill Group, a Lexington, Massachusetts based private equity firm, is […]