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14 Apr
2017

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement - Westcoast Gate & Entry Systems

April 2017: Kian Capital is pleased to announce that it has acquired Westcoast Gate & Entry Systems (“Westcoast Gate”). Headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, Westcoast Gate is a premier provider of high-end gate installation & repair services in the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area.
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02 Mar
2017

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement - TrueLearn

March 2017: Kian invested senior secured debt and equity to support the management-led buyout of TrueLearn, Inc. ("TrueLearn"). Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, TrueLearn is a SaaS-based educational company that provides test preparation software for high-stakes standardized exams in various fields of medicine.
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18 May
2016

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement - Jones Natural Chews Co.

May 2016: Kian Capital is pleased to announce that it has invested $10.0 million of senior secured subordinated debt and preferred equity to support Azalea Capital’s acquisition of a controlling interest in Jones Natural Chews Co. (“JNC” or the “Company”).
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22 Apr
2016

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement – Sdii Global Corporation

April 2016: Kian Capital is pleased to announce that it has invested $8.0 million of senior secured debt to support the management-led buyout of Sdii Global Corporation (“SDII” or the “Company”) from the Company’s founder.
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26 Jan
2016

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement – Jolyn Clothing Company Inc.

Kian Capital is pleased to announce that it has invested $6.5 million of senior secured debt in Jolyn Clothing Company Inc. (“Jolyn” or the “Company”) to support BASE Equity Partners’ (“BASE”) purchase of a majority ownership position in the Company, with the founder retaining a leadership role and a significant ownership stake.
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31 Dec
2015

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement – Empire Equipment Company

Kian Capital is pleased to announce that it has invested senior subordinated debt and equity to acquire Empire Equipment Company, d/b/a Empire Marketing Group (“Empire” or the “Company”). Founded in 1985 and headquartered in Goldsboro, North Carolina, Empire is a leading Southeast-based distributor of foodservice equipment and associated repair and maintenance products.
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15 Dec
2015

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement – Spire Hospitality

Kian Capital is pleased to announce that it has invested $9.9 million of senior subordinated debt and equity in Spire Hospitality (“Spire” or the “Company”) to finance the Company’s growth initiatives and provide shareholder liquidity.
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14 Dec
2015

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement - American In-Home Care, LLC

Kian Capital is pleased to announce that it has invested $7.0 million in senior subordinated debt and equity in American In-Home Care, LLC ("AIHC" or the "Company"). Kian partnered with Modern Bank to support the Company’s acquisition of Douglas Health Systems and to provide liquidity for existing shareholders.
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Recent

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement – Etix

Kian Capital is pleased to announce that it has participated in a management-led buyout of Intelli-Mark Technologies, Inc. ("Etix" or the "Company"). Kian partnered with OFS Capital Corporation (“OFS”) and various members of management to effectuate the transaction.
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31 Jul
2015

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement - Motor City Fastener, Inc.

Kian Capital is pleased to announce that it has invested senior subordinated debt and preferred equity in Motor City Fastener, Inc. (“Motor City” or the “Company”). Motor City is a value-added distributor of fasteners and related products to a variety of industries including automotive, trucking, defense, construction and automation tooling.
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10 Jul
2015

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement - SPATCO Energy Solutions

Kian Capital is pleased to announce that it has invested $5.25 million of senior subordinated debt in SPATCO Energy Solutions (“SPATCO” or the “Company”) to support the Company's growth initiatives.
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31 Mar
2015

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement - LOFA Industries, LLC

Kian Capital is pleased to announce that it has made a senior subordinated debt investment in LOFA Industries, LLC ("LOFA" or the "Company") to support the acquisition of the Company by Hunters Gate Holdings, LLC ("Hunters Gate").
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31 Mar
2015

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement – SunBelt Packaging, LLC

Kian Capital is pleased to announce that it has invested $4.0 million of senior subordinated debt in SunBelt Packaging, LLC (“Sunbelt” or the “Company”) to support the Company’s working capital and expansion needs.
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25 Mar
2015

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement – Riveron Consulting

Kian Capital is pleased to announce that in partnership with OFS Capital, it led a $20.0 million senior subordinated debt investment in Riveron Consulting (“Riveron” or the “Company”) to support the Company’s growth initiatives.
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06 Mar
2015

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement – TPS, LLC

Kian Capital is pleased to announce that, in conjunction with lead investor FNB Capital, it has invested $4.0 million of senior subordinated debt in TPS, LLC (“TPS” or the “Company”) to support the Company’s growth initiatives.
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16 Dec
2014

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement - Turnkey formulator and manufacturer of high-end skin and hair care products.

Kian Capital invested $10 million in the form of subordinated debt and common equity to support the acquisition of a turnkey formulator and manufacturer of private label high-end skin and hair care products (the "Company").
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17 Nov
2014

Kian Capital Announces Final Close of $150 Million Inaugural Fund

Kian Capital, a provider of mezzanine debt and equity capital to leading lower middle-market companies, is pleased to announce the final closing of Kian Mezzanine Partners I, L.P. (the “Fund”) with total capital commitments of $150 million, including Small Business Administration leverage.
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05 Sep
2014

Kian Capital Transaction Announcement – Worldwide Insurance Network, Inc.

Kian Capital ("Kian") is pleased to announce the closing of the first investment in its inaugural fund.
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28 Jan
2014

Kian Capital Announces Receipt of SBIC License

Kian Capital is pleased to announce that on December 20, 2013 its inaugural fund, Kian Mezzanine Partners I, L.P. (the "Fund"), received its Small Business Investment Company ("SBIC") license from the U.S. Small Business Administration.
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