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Guild Mortgage Acquires Northwest Mortgage Group; Becomes the Leading Purchase Mortgage Lender in the Portland Area (Adds 8 Branches, More than $800 Million in Loan Volume)


San Diego, CA – October 23, 2014 –  Guild Mortgage Co. has acquired Northwest Mortgage Group based in Portland, Ore., with eight branches in Oregon and $842 million in loan volume in 2013. Northwest Mortgage Group is the largest purchase mortgage lender in the Portland area. With the acquisition, Guild becomes market leader in Portland. The […]


Guild Mortgage Acquires Comstock Mortgage, Sacramento; Adds New Offices, Top Teams, $600 Million in Loan Volume


San Diego, CA – September 22, 2014 – Guild Mortgage Co. has acquired Comstock Mortgage, a Sacramento-based independent mortgage banking company with 15 offices, more than 180 loan officers and support staff and $600 million in loan originations in 2013. The acquisition is part of Guild’s long-range plan to grow through acquisition, adding branches in its […]


Benaissance in Top 20% of Inc. 5000 Companies


Omaha, NE – August 27, 2014 – Benaissance announces today it has been recognized in the top 20% of the Inc. 5000 list of America’s Fastest Growing Companies. This prestigious award honors the privately-held provider of financial management technology solutions for America’s health benefits for performance in 2013. Benaissance contributes its growth to the explosion […]


McCarthy Capital Fund V Invests in Homecare Software Solutions, LLC


Boston, MA – April 14, 2014 – McCarthy Capital Fund V announced today that it has led a recapitalization of Homecare Software Solutions, LLC, d.b.a HHA eXchange (“HHAX”), the purpose of which is to further accelerate growth. Headquartered in Long Island City, NY, HHAX is a leading provider of healthcare software solutions to the home care […]


McCarthy Capital Fund V Invests in DSCI, LLC


Waltham, MA – April 1, 2014 – DSCI Corporation, New England’s leading hosted communications provider, announced today that it has selected McCarthy Capital Fund V as a minority investment partner to help accelerate its business growth. DSCI’s management team will maintain control of the new entity, to be named DSCI LLC. The significant investment from […]


McCarthy Capital Fund V Invests in TriMech, LLC


Boston, MA – March 12, 2014 – McCarthy Capital Fund V led a growth equity investment in the privately-held company TriMech, LLC (“TriMech” or the “Company”).  Headquartered in Glen Allen, Virginia, TriMech is an engineering technology firm that offers a complete line of engineering software packages, support and training, 3D prototyping and digital manufacturing equipment […]


Altair Ranks in the Dallas Morning News Top 100 Places to Work


Plano, TX – November 8, 2013 – Dennis O’Gara, CEO of Altair Global Relocation, announces that for the fourth year in a row, Altair has been recognized in the “Top 100 Places to Work” by the Dallas Morning News. Of the top 100 companies, Altair was included in the Mid-size group (150 to 499 employees) […]


Prospect Brands, LLC Acquires Duck Head Apparel


Greensboro, N.C. – November 5, 2013 – Prospect Brands, LLC today announced the purchase of Duck Head Apparel, expanding its portfolio which also includes Gerbing, a wearable technology company specializing in heated apparel. Duck Head Apparel is one of the oldest apparel brands in the United States. Founded in 1865, Duck Head was the original authentic, […]


Altair Ranks #1 in Overall Satisfaction for Sixth Consecutive Year – 2013 Relocation Managers’ Survey – Relocation Management Companies by Trippel Survey & Research, LLC


For the past six years, Altair has continued to maintain the highest performance levels because our employees believe in our culture of service excellence. This ideal is the cornerstone of our company, and Altair consistently achieves the highest rankings in independent quality surveys. Excellent service is essential to what we do at Altair and these […]


McCarthy Capital Sells Stake in NRG Media, LLC


Cedar Rapids, IA – October 8, 2013 – NRG Media LLC announced today that Waitt Company and McCarthy Capital have agreed to sell their stake in NRG Media, LLC to Cyrus Capital Partners, a New York based private investment fund. As part of the transaction, the current NRG Media management team will remain a significant owner and […]


Grant Thornton Acquires MarketSphere’s Oracle Solutions Business Unit


Chicago, IL – September 3, 2013 – Grant Thornton LLP has acquired the Oracle consulting business of MarketSphere LLC, a Kansas City, Mo.-based business consulting firm. The acquisition, effective Sept. 1, expands Grant Thornton’s Technology Solutions practice, which is part of the firm’s Business Advisory Services. “Expanding our capabilities in the technology consulting space in order […]


LCS and Health at Home Enter Joint Venture Partnership with CareSouth


Des Moines, IA – July 3, 2013 – LCS®, a national leader in senior lifestyle services and senior living community development and management, and CareSouth®, a leading regional provider of home health services, are pleased to announce a joint venture partnership in Health at Home™, An LCS Company. CareSouth will manage the operations of the existing 17 Health […]


Medical Solutions Named “Best Staffing Firm to Work For” in the US


Omaha, NE – March 14, 2013 – Medical Solutions announced today that it was voted 2013’s “Best Staffing Firm to Work For” in the midsize category (51-200 employees) by Staffing Industry Analysts, the global advisor on contingent work. Staffing Industry Analysts’ president, Barry Asin, said, “This award is a testament to each company’s ability to establish and […]


Medical Solutions Becomes Third-Largest Travel Nurse Staffing Company with Acquisition of OA Nurse Travel from On Assignment


Omaha, NE – February 14, 2013 – Medical Solutions, a leading national healthcare staffing company headquartered in Omaha, Neb., today announced the acquisition of OA Nurse Travel, a division of On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE: ASGN). With the finalization of this deal, the company will employ over 1,000 traveling nurses and become the third-largest travel nurse staffing company, […]


McCarthy Capital Fund V Invests in The Remi Group


Boston, MA. – December 31, 2012 – McCarthy Capital Fund V led a growth equity investment in the privately-held company The Remi Group, LLC (“Remi” or the “Company”).  Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, Remi is the leading provider of equipment maintenance management programs for the healthcare, higher education, government, and commercial market segments nationwide and has extensive […]


McCarthy Capital Fund V Sponsors a Management Buyout of Altair Global Relocation


Plano, TX – December 21, 2012 – McCarthy Capital Fund V announced today that it has sponsored a management buyout of Altair Global Relocation.  McCarthy Capital Fund V is a private investment firm based in Omaha, Nebraska.  The existing senior management team partnered with McCarthy in purchasing the business from the family of Altair co-founder Gail Plummer […]


Prospect Brands Acquires Gerbing’s Heated Clothing, Inc.


Stoneville, NC – November 16, 2012 – Gerbing’s Heated Clothing, Inc., a leading manufacturer of heated clothing and accessories, announced today that it has been acquired by Prospect Brands, LLC and will be led by Tom Nolan, who will serve as President and Chief Executive Officer. The acquisition provides Gerbing’s with a long-term capital provider […]


McCarthy Capital Fund V Makes an Investment in Medical Solutions


Omaha, NE – June 25, 2012 – Medical Solutions, a leading national healthcare staffing company headquartered in Omaha, Neb., today announced the completion of an investment by Tenex Capital Management and McCarthy Capital Fund V. Medical Solutions’ partnership with long-term-oriented capital providers will allow it to build on its industry-leading standard for customer service by […]


SKC Communication Completes Acquisitions


Kansas City, KS – January 3, 2012 – SKC Communication Products, LLC announced that it has purchased Mpact Systems, Inc., a Rock Hill, SC-based video conferencing and presentation technology integrator. The purchase of Mpact further increases SKC’s nationwide reach as a unified communications technology integrator. Headquartered in the Kansas City metropolitan area, SKC employs more […]


McCarthy Capital Exits Investment in CoSentry


Omaha, NE – October 27, 2011 – McCarthy Capital and WaittCorp Investments recently announced that CoSentry.net LLC, has been acquired by private equity firm TA Associates.  CoSentry is a data center, cloud computing, and managed service provider.  CoSentry’s technology solutions include secure data centers, disaster-recovery services, and managed IT services from its facilities in Kansas City, […]


Invests in SKC Communications


Kansas City, KS – January 11, 2011 – McCarthy Capital Corporation invested in SKC Communication Products LLC, a leading communications technology solution provider doing business as SKC Communications.  SKC is headquartered in Shawnee, KS (a suburb of Kansas City, KS), with regional offices in Dallas, TX and Omaha, NE. SKC Communications designs communication technology solutions that […]


Invests in Advantor Systems


Orlando, FL – September 9, 2010 – McCarthy Capital Corporation led a growth equity investment in privately-held Advantor Systems, LLC (“Advantor” or the “Company”). Headquartered in Orlando, Florida, Advantor is a leading designer and integrator of physical security systems with extensive experience securing high-profile government and commercial organizations (www.advantor.com). The Company’s primary business is providing […]


McCarthy Capital Sells its Interest in Peak 10


Charlotte, NC – September 1, 2010 – Peak 10 Inc., a managed services company with world-class data centers, and Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe (“Welsh Carson”), a leading private equity firm, have entered into a transaction in which Welsh Carson and Peak 10’s executive management will acquire a majority shareholder interest in Peak 10. Selling shareholders […]


Invests in Life Care Services


Des Moines, IA – July 7, 2010 – McCarthy Capital Corporation led a $50 million investment in a privately-held company, Life Care Companies LLC. Headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, the company does business as Life Care Services (LCS) and is a national leader in providing services to senior living communities. LCS has nearly 40 years of experience […]


Invested in Peak 10, Inc.


Charlotte, NC – July 15, 2009 – McCarthy Capital Corporation purchased Frontier Capital’s interest in Peak 10, Inc. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, Peak 10 is a leading independent data center operator and managed services provider. Peak 10 provides technology solutions to market-leading companies nationwide through its secure, private network and enterprise-class data centers with […]