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 integrated security solutions to help identify and manage threats to critical infrastructures. With over 1,000 systems already deployed, the Company aids in the design, distribution, integration, installation, training and servicing of security systems that combine physical security for facilities with information security to protect people, confidential information and other critical assets. “We selected McCarthy Capital as our partner because of their experience, cultural compatibility, and partnership approach with their investments,” said Todd Flemming, President and CEO of Advantor. “In addition to providing us with growth capital to execute on current opportunities, we are excited about the expertise McCarthy Capital will bring to our employeeowned company.”
The investment in Advantor is consistent with McCarthy Capital’s investment strategy – partnering with proven management teams at market leading companies in growth industries. “We are excited to partner with the exceptional management team at Advantor in this growing, well-positioned business,” said Bob Emmert, a partner at McCarthy Capital. “We believe Advantor’s people and diverse service offerings provide a solid foundation from which the company can capture a larger share of this growing market.”
Matrix Capital Markets Group, Inc. based in Richmond, VA, served as financial advisor to the Company on the transaction.