Farragut Invests in Graco Supply Co. to Support the Acquisition of E.V. Roberts

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Farragut Capital Partners, Inc. (“Farragut”) is pleased to announce the closing of an investment in Graco Supply Co., a portfolio company of CM Equity Partners.  Farragut invested subordinated debt to support Graco’s acquisition of E.V. Roberts and partnered with SPP Mezzanine Investors on the transaction.

Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, Graco is a leading supplier of specialty consumable products and value-added services to customers in all segments of the aerospace industry.   The addition of E.V. Roberts, another distributor based in Carson, California, will allow Graco to expand its customer base and better serve all of its customers while expanding its reach beyond aerospace.  With approximately 150 employees, the combined company will operate from Fort Worth with distribution and service centers in all major aerospace hubs, including the West (Carson, California), Pacific Northwest (Kent, Washington), Southeast (in Highpoint, North Carolina) and Central (Wichita, Kansas) regions.

Phil McNeill of Farragut said of the transaction, “We’re excited to partner with CM Equity Partners in this transaction.  Graco has been a leader in the distribution of specialty chemicals to the aerospace market and the acquisition of EVR solidifies their position in this market.  With CM Equity’s support and guidance, the combined Company has improved its core offering and laid the groundwork for meaningful growth over the coming years.”

Farragut Invests in Crestcom International Holdings, LLC

Farragut Invests in Crestcom International Holdings, LLC

WASHINGTON, DC. – Farragut Capital Partners, Inc. (“Farragut”) is pleased to announce the closing of an investment in Crestcom International Holdings, LLC (“Crestcom” or “the Company”).  Farragut invested subordinated debt and preferred equity to refinance existing debt and support growth initiatives at the Company.  The Crestcom transaction marks the second investment of the firm’s latest investment vehicle.

Farragut Expands Team & Announces New Investment

Farragut Expands Team & Announces New Investment

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Farragut Capital Partners, Inc. (“Farragut”) is pleased to announce two exciting milestones: the addition of Connor Davis to its investment team and the closing of an investment in Phelps Industries, LLC. Connor joined Farragut in January as an Associate and will support investment activity of Farragut's second fund, Farragut SBIC Fund II, LP. Phelps marks the first investment of the new fund. 

Farragut Invests in Ted's Bulletin Holdings, LLC

Farragut Invests in Ted's Bulletin Holdings, LLC

Farragut Capital Partners, LLC is pleased to announce the closing of an investment in Ted’s Bulletin Holdings, LLC.  Farragut invested subordinated debt and preferred equity in support of the acquisition of the Ted’s Bulletin group of restaurants from Matchbox Food Group.  The acquisition was led by Steve Salis, CEO of Salis Holdings and a successful entrepreneur known for building brands across a range of hospitality, leisure, real estate and retail businesses, and private equity firm JPB Capital Partners, a leader in retail and consumer-focused lower middle market buyouts.