McCarthy Capital and Alpha Comm Enterprises Join Forces to Expand Telecom Channels
OMAHA, Neb., October 22, 2018 – Alpha Comm Enterprises, LLC (“Alpha Comm” or “Company”), an industry leader in the design, manufacturing and distribution of wireless accessories, announced today the Company has completed a recapitalization with new investment partner McCarthy Capital Fund VI (“McCarthy Capital”). McCarthy Capital manages more than $1 billion of investment capital across its portfolio and specializes in growing businesses in partnership with strong management teams.
Headquartered in Lawrenceville, GA, Alpha Comm is a leading wireless solutions provider that brings mobile device accessories from concept to consumer. The Company’s products are found in more than 18,000 points of distribution in North America including carrier-owned and independently-operated wireless retail stores and other national and specialty retailers. “Alpha Comm’s unique, vertically-integrated model allows the Company to be a single partner for its customers, offering value-added services such as product design, marketing support services, and supply chain management in addition to wireless accessories,” said BJ Hansen, Vice President at McCarthy Capital. “We look forward to working with management to increase their market presence and provide additional value to customers.”
“We could not be more excited to partner with McCarthy Capital because of their shared values, focus on growth, track record, and reputation,” said Alpha Comm’s founder and CEO Jad Daye. “We look forward to our next stage of growth and plan to use this investment to expand our product and service offerings and grow into new channels.”
Alpha Comm leads the wireless industry in the number of carrier brands it manages and is the first to market carrier-licensed accessory portfolios for over 50 devices launched annually. The Company custom designs products specifically for each device and brand and leverages its predictive analytics fed by proprietary business intelligence to enable just-in-time inventory access. Alpha Comm products are compatible with major device manufacturers and work in connection with Bluetooth and other universal solutions. The Company offers an extensive range of programs, products and partnership options, creating a customized experience based on each customers’ needs.
“We are proud to partner with Jad Daye and the rest of the management team. We look forward to building on the impressive track record of Alpha Comm,” said McCarthy Capital Managing Partner Bob Emmert.
About McCarthy Capital
McCarthy Capital Fund VI is managed by McCarthy Partners Management, LLC, a registered investment advisor that conducts business as McCarthy Capital. McCarthy Capital, headquartered in Omaha, NE, is focused exclusively on lower middle-market companies. For more than 30 years, the McCarthy organization has been partnering with founders, families, and exceptional management teams to support the growth of their companies. For more information about McCarthy Capital, please visit www.mccarthycapital.com.
About Alpha Comm Enterprises
Alpha Comm Enterprises custom designs, manufactures and distributes wireless accessories to over 18,000 points of distribution in North America. The Company leads the wireless industry in the number of carrier brands managed and is the first to market carrier-licensed accessory portfolios for over 50 devices launched annually. Leveraging its unique vertical-integration model across the value chain, Alpha Comm custom designs products specifically for each device and brand and leverages its predictive analytics fed by proprietary business intelligence to enable just-in-time inventory access. Alpha Comm’s customers include corporate wireless carrier stores, independent carrier owner/operators and national and specialty retailers. For more information about Alpha Comm, please visit www.alphacomm.com.