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Aug 2020

Midwest Mezzanine Invests Subordinated Debt and Equity in Blind & Sons, LLC

Blind and Sons, LLC represents the combination of two separate local Akron / Barberton businesses; Blind & Sons and Superior Drainage.

Blind & Sons
Headquartered in Barberton, OH (near Akron), Blind & Sons was founded in 1937 and provides HVAC, plumbing and electrical services for homeowners in northeast Ohio.

Superior Drainage
Founded in 1996 and located in Akron, OH, Superior Drainage Contractors, Inc. is a premier provider of plumbing and related services throughout Northeast Ohio.

Midwest Mezzanine provided debt and equity co-investment to support the acquisition of Blind & Sons, LLC by North Branch Capital which has been added to their Heartland Home Services platform.

Jul 2020

Midwest Mezzanine Invests Subordinated Debt and Equity in Affordable Water Heaters and Plumbing, Inc.

Headquartered in Valencia, CA, Affordable Water Heaters and Plumbing (“AWHAP”) is a leading in-home provider of water heater replacement, repair and installation services, including ancillary plumbing services. AWHAP has established a reputation for expertise, workmanship and honesty that has set it apart in the market since its founding in 1995.

Midwest Mezzanine and Reinsurance Group of America invested debt and equity to support the acquisition of AWHAP by Dubin Clark & Company, Inc.

Jan 2020

Midwest Mezzanine Invests Subordinated Debt and Equity in RW Specialties, Inc.

Headquartered in Henderson, CO, RW Specialties is the preferred wholesale distributor of specialty building supplies to customers in the Mountain West region of the United States. The Company’s product offering includes deck/porch products, weatherization products, stair parts, hearth, specialty hardware, and general building products.

Dec 2019

Midwest Mezzanine Invests Subordinated Debt and Equity in Pan-Am Dental, LLC

Pan-Am Dental is a leading full-service, outsourced dental laboratory that manufactures and distributes high-quality custom dental products such as crowns, implants, and sleep appliances.

 

Founded in 2007, Pan-Am has grown into a leading outsourced dental lab with offshore and onshore fabrication capabilities. The Company maintains differentiation through its ability to offer a comprehensive menu of high-quality dental lab products at attractive price points to a nationwide client base.

Midwest Mezzanine Invests Subordinated Debt and Equity in FireKing International

Headquartered in New Albany, IN, FireKing is the #1 branded manufacturer of fireproof, impact-resistant, document retention and data storage systems. With a highly-engineered manufacturing process, the Company’s UL®-rated file cabinet, safe, and storage products provide the highest level of protection from fire, explosion, impact, theft, and water damage and are used to protect critical documents, vital records, backup storage media, and other items.

 

Midwest Mezzanine invested one-stop debt and equity to support the acquisition of FireKing by Champlain Capital Partners.

Midwest Mezzanine Invests Subordinated Debt and Equity in CALco Pallet Company

Headquartered in Richmond, IL, CALco Pallet Company is a vertically integrated, full-service wooden pallet manufacturer selling both new and recycled pallets to a diverse customer base throughout the Midwest. The Company’s operations include a captive hardwood sawmill and landscape mulching capabilities to monetize scrap and unusable pallets.

 

Midwest Mezzanine invested subordinated debt and equity alongside Strength Capital Partners’ equity investment in the Company.

Aug 2019

Midwest Mezzanine Invests Subordinated Debt and Equity in Astar Heating & Air, LLC

Astar is a leading provider of HVAC replacement, maintenance, and plumbing solutions to over 20,000 residential homeowners throughout the lower Hudson Valley region of New York.

 

Midwest Mezzanine invested debt and equity to support the acquisition of Astar by Dubin Clark & Company, Inc.

Jun 2019

Midwest Mezzanine Invests Subordinated Debt and Equity in Pelton Shepherd Industries

Pelton Shepherd is a leading manufacturer of gel ice refrigerants, a critical component in the cold chain delivery of food and pharmaceutical products. In addition, the Company offers a suite of just-in-time delivery services from its six manufacturing facilities across the United States.

Midwest Mezzanine invested one-stop debt and equity to support the acquisition of Pelton Shepherd by Champlain Capital Partners.

May 2019

Midwest Mezzanine Invests Subordinated Debt and Equity in LSC Environmental Products

Headquartered in Apalachin, NY, LSC Environmental is a global manufacturer of premier products and equipment designed to address the persistent environmental challenges of erosion, odor, land reclamation, waste cover, seeding, and dust. Midwest Mezzanine provided subordinated debt and equity to support Ancor Capital Partners’ investment in LSC Environmental.

May 2019

Midwest Mezzanine Invests Subordinated Debt and Equity in Dorsett Technologies

Headquartered in Yadkinville, NC, Dorsett provides Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (“SCADA”) systems used to monitor water, wastewater, stormwater, energy management, air quality, security and intelligent business controls. The Company’s proprietary InfoScan SCADA system has a proven history of reliability and flexibility with fully integrated hardware and software which meets clients’ strictest engineering requirements but is still very easy to use and maintain. Dorsett has developed a strong regional reputation in its established markets of North & South Carolina and Utah, and its customer base includes federal government and military installations, small municipalities as well as private industrial clients.

Midwest Mezzanine provided subordinated debt and equity to support MC Controls’ investment in Dorsett Technologies.