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The DAK Group Announces Sale of Marypaul Laboratories, Inc. to EMSL Analytical, Inc

The DAK Group, the leading investment bank specializing in middle- market mergers and acquisitions worldwide, announces the sale of its client Marypaul Laboratories, Inc. of Sparta, NJ to EMSL Analytical, Inc. with corporate headquarters in Cinnaminson, NJ. The DAK Group served as the exclusive investment banker and financial advisor to Marypaul, initiating the transaction and …

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Second Growth Acquisition for Forerunner Technologies

DAK Capital, a unit of DAK, has successfully led the strategic acquisition of the Systems Business unit of EarthLink, Inc. (NASDAQ: ELNK) based in Atlanta, GA, on behalf of Forerunner Technologies, Inc. headquartered in Bohemia, NY. The transaction marks the second acquisition led by DAK Capital and Managing Director, Lisa Stern, for Forerunner which acquired …

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VCI – Emergency Vehicle Specialists recapitalized by Tightrope Capital & NewSpring Capital

VCI is the preeminent full lifecycle sales and service provider of emergency ambulance solutions to first aid squads, EMS organizations, fire departments, hospital organizations, municipalities, and private medical transport companies in the Mid-Atlantic Region. VCI was recapitalized by private equity firms Tightrope Capital Partners and NewSpring Capital.

DAK led a competitive, sell-side process for VCI, generating multiple offers from a wide range of strategic buyers and financial sponsors. By positioning the combination of VCI’s market leadership position, comprehensive services offering, strong manufacturer relationships, and robust backlog, DAK achieved an outstanding outcome for the company’s shareholders.

The acquisition provides the shareholders of VCI an opportunity to accelerate its growth strategy by expanding its core ambulance business, building out the value-added segments of conversions and remounts, implementing operational improvements, and pursuing acquisitions with the help of its new partners. Tightrope and NewSpring have an opportunity to leverage VCI’s strong management team and operating platform to build a multi-regional player in emergency ambulance solutions.

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