Founded in 1983, ACL Airshop manufactures air cargo nets, straps and assemblies, and sells, leases and repairs air cargo unit loading devices. The company maintains the industry's largest fleet of ULDs available for one-way, short-term and long-term lease. ACL Airshop is headquartered in Easley, South Carolina, and has more than 30 locations in 18 countries around the world. OPES made subordinated debt and equity investments in the buyout of the company with Argosy Private Equity and management.
Headquartered in Buffalo, NY, Flexo Transparent provides multi-colored flexible packaging including custom-printed rollstock, bags, pouches, and sleeves primarily for food grade and retail consumer products with a focus on private label accounts with short to medium sized production runs. OPES made a subordinated debt and equity investment in the buyout of the company with Sidereal Capital Group and management.
Founded in 1988 and based in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, NSC Minerals is a market leading provider of salt for highway de-icing, industrial and agricultural applications, serving municipal, provincial and state governments in Western Canada and the North Central United States. OPES made an equity investment to support the acquisition of the company by Altas Partners.
Founded in 1978 and headquartered in Dallas, TX, Sutherland Perennials Group is an industry innovator that has developed the leading luxury brands in each of its three business segments: 1) Performance fabric (Perennials Fabrics); 2) Outdoor furniture (Sutherland Furniture) and 3) Wholesale showrooms targeting interior designers (David Sutherland Showrooms). OPES made an equity investment in the Company with Acacia Partners and management.
Questco is a professional employer organization (PEO) founded in 1990 which provides human resource management and administrative services to small and medium sized businesses primarily in Texas. OPES made an equity investment to support the acquisition of the company by Acacia Partners.
R2integrated is a digital agency that offers web content management, digital marketing, and social media expertise to a wide variety of clients from Fortune 500 companies to non-profit organizations. OPES provided equity to support the growth initiatives of the company.
TAS is a leading regional environmental services company based in Fort Worth, Texas. TAS offers a comprehensive service offering in Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas, including emergency response, remediation, industrial services, transportation, pipeline and terminal services. OPES made a subordinated debt and equity investment in the buyout of the company with TEAM Partners and management.
Founded in 1993 and based in Sauk Rapids, Minnesota, Thermo-Tech Premium Windows and Doors is a manufacturer of vinyl clad windows and patio doors for residential housing and multi-family apartments with significant market presence in Minnesota. OPES made subordinated debt and equity investments in the buyout of the Company with Bounds Equity Partners and management.
WWS is a manufacturer, designer, and marketer of aluminum and wood-clad window and door systems. The Company sells primarily into custom, high-end residential markets as well as commercial markets such as restaurants and hospitality properties. OPES made a subordinated debt and preferred equity investment to support the recapitalization of the Company in partnership with The Omnia Group and management.
HaystackID provides eDiscovery services that help corporations and law firms find, listen and learn from data when they face complex, data-intensive investigations and litigation. OPES made an equity investment in the buyout of the company with Knox Capital and management.
Founded in 1984 and based in Mesquite, Texas, LCR is a leading provider of fireproofing and spray foam insulation services for both commercial and residential applications. The company primarily services Texas and surrounding states with a fleet of 55 spray crews. OPES made subordinated debt and equity investments in the recapitalization of the company with MFG Partners and management.
L&S Mechanical is a provider of single-family new home construction plumbing services primarily in Texas and Oklahoma. OPES provided subordinated debt and equity with Bounds Equity Partners to support the buyout of the company.
Red River, founded in 1995 and based in Claremont, New Hampshire, is a leading IT solutions provider primarily to the federal government. Red River provides mission-critical expertise in networking, cloud, analytics and security. OPES made an equity investment in the buyout of the company with Acacia Partners and management.
Tax Advisors Group is the leading business tax consulting company specializing in Business Personal Property tax filings in the state of Texas. OPES made an equity investment in the buyout of the company with Six Pillars Partners, Triangle Capital Corporation and management.
United PF Partners is the largest Planet Fitness franchisee in the U.S. with clubs across the Midwest, South and Mid-Atlantic regions. As of 2016, Planet Fitness, home of the Judgment Free Zone, operates more than 1,200 clubs with over 8 million members, providing its customers with a differentiated gym experience at a tremendous value. OPES made an equity investment to back Eagle Merchant Partners' formation of United PF Partners and to support the growth of new clubs and fuel club-level improvements.