Clearview Capital Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Private Equity Profile

In the last 3 years, Clearview Capital has acquired 9 companies.

Clearview Capital’s most common sectors for investment are healthcare services (17%) and business services (9%). The Firm’s most common investment types include buyout (lbo, mbo, mbi) (56%) and recapitalization (25%). In total, Clearview Capital has invested in 21 US states and 2 different countries. Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2001 when it acquired American Furniture Manufacturing for $36M.

In the last 3 years, Clearview Capital has exited 5 companies. The Firm’s most common exit type is secondary buyout (70%). Clearview Capital’s largest (disclosed) exit occurred in 2019 when it sold Advanced Medical Personnel Services for $220M.

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity56
    • M&A Buy Activity36
    • M&A Sell Activity20
  • Total Sectors Invested 20
  • Total Countries Invested 2
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 17
  • M&A Advisors 3

Clearview Capital LLC

1010 Washington Boulevard, 11th Floor,
Stamford, Connecticut 06901
United States
(203) 698-2777
www.clearviewcap.com
info@clearviewcap.com

Clearview Capital LLC is a private equity firm that targets investments in North American companies with operating profits between $4 and $20 million. Sectors of interest include general manufacturing, plastics, food processing, furniture, education, healthcare, outsourcing, distribution, oil field services, consumer products, and industrial. The Firm prefers majority investment situations in transaction types that include corporate divestitures, management buyouts, and ownership transfers of closely-held companies. Clearview Capital was formed in 1999 and has offices in Connecticut, California.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Building Materials, Business Services, Consumer Products, Distribution, Healthcare Services, Life Science, Manufacturing, Marketing, Retail

Target Transaction Types: Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI), Divestiture, Growth Capital, Recapitalization, Secondary Buyout

Geographic Preferences: East US, Midwest US, South US, West US, Canada

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue - -
Target EBITDA 4 20
Investment Size 15 75
Enterprise Value - -
values in millions of USD

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (2.0/yr) # 26 1 3 3 1 2 36
vol $64M $64M
Sell (1.0/yr) # 15 - 3 1 1 - 20
vol $131M $220M $351M
  56

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Revo Brand Group LLC 2020-10-30 - Recapitalization
Plymouth, Minnesota · www.realavid.com
Capitol Imaging Services LLC 2020-10-21 - Recapitalization
Lafayette, Louisiana · www.capitolimagingcenters.com
Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas 2019-05-31 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Dallas, Texas · www.wfsdallas.com
Advanced Medical Personnel Services (AMPS) 2019-04-30 220M USD Add-on Acquisition
Port Orange, Florida · www.advanced-medical.net
Apothecare, Inc. 2018-07-24 - Recapitalization
Brockton, Massachusetts · www.apothecareinc.com
Community Medical Services 2018-04-06 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Scottsdale, Arizona · www.communitymedicalservices.org
UpSwell LLC 2018-02-27 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Kennesaw, Georgia · www.upswellmarketing.com
Xact Data Discovery 2018-01-02 - Secondary Buyout
Mission, Kansas · www.xactdatadiscovery.com
GCR, Inc. 2017-12-21 - Secondary Buyout
New Orleans, Louisiana · www.gcrincorporated.com
Nielsen-Kellerman Co. 2017-10-18 - Secondary Buyout
Boothwyn, Pennsylvania · www.nkhome.com
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Portfolio M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Vertikal Brands Acquisition Corp. 2017-08-31 Revo Brand Group LLC 2020-10-30 2
Columbia, Missouri · www.govertikal.com Plymouth, Minnesota · www.realavid.com
Vertikal Brands Acquisition Corp. 2017-08-31 Higdon Outdoors LLC 2020-08-26 1
Columbia, Missouri · www.govertikal.com Paducah, Kentucky · www.higdondecoys.com
Orchard & Vineyard Supply 2017-01-12 Cascade Water Systems, Inc. 2020-07-15 1
McMinnville, Oregon · www.ovs.com Lafayette, Oregon · www.cascadewatersystems.com
Community Medical Services 2018-04-06 IHP-Med-Psych-Solutions, Inc. 2020-05-05 3
Scottsdale, Arizona · www.communitymedicalservices.org Kent, Ohio · www.restorativehealthrecovery.com
Controlled Products LLC 2016-03-29 Purchase Green 2019-12-12 1
Dalton, Georgia · www.cpturf.com Concord, California · www.purchasegreen.com
Nielsen-Kellerman Co. 2017-10-18 Ambient LLC (Ambient Weather) 2019-12-12 1
Boothwyn, Pennsylvania · www.nkhome.com Chandler, Arizona · www.ambientweather.com
Community Medical Services 2018-04-06 Maintenance And Recovery Services (MARS) 2018-11-20 2
Scottsdale, Arizona · www.communitymedicalservices.org Austin, Texas · www.marsmethadone.com
Community Medical Services 2018-04-06 Premier Care, Inc. 2018-11-20 1
Scottsdale, Arizona · www.communitymedicalservices.org Cincinnati, Ohio · www.premiercare.org
Elevation Labs 2014-04-10 Colorado Quality Products LLC 2018-08-21 2
Idaho Falls, Idaho · www.elevationlabs.com Englewood, Colorado · www.coloradoqualityproducts.com
UpSwell LLC 2018-02-27 Muscle Up Marketing LLC 2018-07-19 1
Kennesaw, Georgia · www.upswellmarketing.com Alpharetta, Georgia · www.muscleupmarketing.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Healthcare Services 4 (29%) - 6 (17%) -
Furniture - - 3 (8%) 64M (100%)
Business Services 2 (14%) - 3 (8%) -
Consumer Products 3 (21%) - 3 (8%) -
Manufacturing 1 (7%) - 3 (8%) -
Building Materials 1 (7%) - 2 (6%) -
Plastics - - 2 (6%) -
Test/Measurement Equipment - - 2 (6%) -
Automotive - - 1 (3%) -
Beverages - - 1 (3%) -
Construction - - 1 (3%) -
Defense - - 1 (3%) -
Distribution - - 1 (3%) -
Engineering - - 1 (3%) -
Information Technology - - 1 (3%) -
Life Science 1 (7%) - 1 (3%) -
Marketing 1 (7%) - 1 (3%) -
Retail 1 (7%) - 1 (3%) -
Software - - 1 (3%) -
Staffing - - 1 (3%) -
Total 14 - 36 $64M

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
United States 13 (93%) - 35 (97%) 64M (100%)
  Pennsylvania 2 (14%) - 6 (17%) -
  Florida 1 (7%) - 3 (8%) -
  Texas 1 (7%) - 3 (8%) -
  Minnesota 1 (7%) - 3 (8%) -
  Georgia 2 (14%) - 2 (6%) -
  Missouri 1 (7%) - 2 (6%) -
  Louisiana 1 (7%) - 2 (6%) -
  Idaho 1 (7%) - 1 (3%) -
  Arizona 1 (7%) - 1 (3%) -
  Oregon 1 (7%) - 1 (3%) -
  Massachusetts 1 (7%) - 1 (3%) -
  Mississippi - - 1 (3%) 36M (57%)
  Nevada - - 1 (3%) 28M (43%)
  Kentucky - - 1 (3%) -
  Kansas - - 1 (3%) -
  Illinois - - 1 (3%) -
  Wyoming - - 1 (3%) -
  Oklahoma - - 1 (3%) -
  Ohio - - 1 (3%) -
  North Carolina - - 1 (3%) -
  Nebraska - - 1 (3%) -
Canada 1 (7%) - 1 (3%) -
  Quebec 1 (7%) - 1 (3%) -
Total 14 - 36 $64M

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI) 6 (43%) - 20 (56%) 36M (57%)
Recapitalization 3 (21%) - 9 (25%) 28M (43%)
Secondary Buyout 3 (21%) - 3 (8%) -
Growth Capital - - 2 (6%) -
Consolidation 1 (7%) - 1 (3%) -
Going Private 1 (7%) - 1 (3%) -
Total 14 - 36 $64M

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
Secondary Sale 14 (70%) -
Trade Sale - Public Company 4 (20%) 351M (100%)
Bankruptcy 1 (5%) -
Trade Sale 1 (5%) -
Total 20 $351M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
BB&T Capital Markets
2
Lincoln International
2
Legal Deals
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 2 $64M
TOTAL $64M
Largest American Furniture Manufacturing, Inc.
$36M (2001-09-26)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $351M
TOTAL $351M
Largest Advanced Medical Personnel Services (AMPS)
$220M (2019-04-30)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
100%
4 100%
Exited to
PE Firm(s)
81%
22 81%
Strategic(s)
19%
5 19%

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