The companies below represent Cyprium team investments made since 2006 and which are still active holdings.
- ACT Lighting
- Arbor Contract Carpet
- Atlantic Pacific Equipment (AT-PAC)
- Backyard Products
- Caro Nut Company
- Chief Enterprises
- Endura Products
- Ironwood Power Services
- Kustom US, Inc
- MGS Mfg. Group
- Rental Equipment Investment Corp (REIC)
ACT Lighting, Inc – Hackensack, NJ
ACT Lighting is a value-added distributor of lighting control consoles, lighting fixtures, chain hoists, fog and haze machines, cables, and various other equipment for live events such as concerts, theatrical performances, and corporate trade shows. Cyprium’s investment was used to fund the strategic acquisitions of RapcoHorizon and AC Power and refinance existing debt.
Arbor Contract Carpet Inc – Irving, TX and Denver, CO
Founded in 1982, Arbor provides flooring and installation services to the multifamily housing industry. A significant portion of the company’s revenue is derived from the replacement of existing flooring, with new construction projects comprising the balance of the business. Cyprium’s preferred stock and subordinated debt investment was used to support the management buyout of Arbor by its current President Matt Gilbreth and Executive Vice President Lyn Jacobs. Arbor operates with twelve locations in Texas, Florida, Colorado, California and Nevada.
Atlantic Pacific Equipment, Inc (AT-PAC) – Roswell, GA
AT-PAC is a supplier of highly engineered scaffolding systems that are ideally suited for use in complex environments such as chemical plants, refineries and other large-scale industrial facilities. The company designs and sources a comprehensive product offering, which it sells and rents in the US and oversees, for use in new construction projects, plant upgrades and on-going facility maintenance. AT-PAC’s equipment offering is complemented by consulting services and proprietary project management software. Cyprium’s investment was used to refinance existing debt and provide capital for growth.
Backyard Products, LLC – Monroe, MI
Backyard Products is a manufacturer, distributor, and installer of residential wood shed and playset structures. The Company has a leading market position in wood sheds in North America, serving both the do-it-yourself (“DIY”) and do-it-for-me (“DIFM”) market segments. Backyard also offers residential playsets and accessories.
Caro Nut Company – Fresno, CA
Caro Nut Company, founded in 2008, sources, roasts, mills, and distributes roasted nuts and specialty nut butters to retailers on a private label basis, wholesalers, and industrial food manufacturers globally. The company ethically sources a wide variety of nuts from across the world and produces high-quality dry roasted, oil roasted, organic, and pasteurized non-peanut culinary nut products. Nut varieties include cashews, almonds, macadamias, pecans, Brazil nuts, pistachios, and hazelnuts. Cyprium’s subordinated debt investment was used to fund Caro’s continued growth by providing working capital flexibility.
Chief Enterprises, LLC – Elmhurst, IL
Chief Enterprises is a distributor of electrical connectors, electromechanical components, and customized assemblies for automotive, agriculture, specialty vehicle, powersport, and industrial applications. Cyprium’s subordinated debt and preferred equity investments were used for growth and to facilitate the management buyout of the Company. Chief operates from locations in Elmhurst, Illinois, and Chihuahua, Mexico.
Endura Products – Colfax, NC
Endura Products is a leading manufacturer of engineered components used primarily in exterior door systems for the residential home market. The company’s products include entry door sills, exterior door frames, stiles and rails, multi-point locking systems, astragals used on French doors, weathersealing, and other components. Endura operates four production sites in North Carolina, Texas, and Oregon. Cyprium’s preferred equity and subordinated debt investments were used to support a minority recapitalization of the company.
Ironwood Power Services – Rochester, New York
Ironwood Power Services provides a diversified set of critical services to the electric power industry, including vegetation management, substation and civil construction, environmental matting services and site clearing. Cyprium’s subordinated debt and equity investment was used to support an independent sponsor buyout of Ironwood Heavy Highway and Terry Tree Service, creating Ironwood Power Services.
Kustom US, Inc – Orlando, Florida
Kustom provides 24-hour emergency response, full-service property restoration, and turn-key reconstruction services to commercial and residential customers. The Orlando, Florida based Company has locations across nine states and serves property owners, managers, and insurers in response to fire, water, wind, environmental, mold, and structural damages caused by weather, system failure, or other incident. Cyprium’s subordinated debt investment was used to support the company’s acquisition of Zion Restoration Inc. and provide capital for future acquisitions.
MGS Mfg. Group, Inc – Germantown, WI
MGS Mfg. Group, Inc is a manufacturer of custom injection molded parts and related tooling. The Company specializes in complex, multi-shot molded products and has a reputation for being able to meet difficult design and production requirements. Cyprium first invested in MGS in 2012 and then again in 2016. Cyprium’s subordinated debt and equity investments in MGS have been used to refinance a portion of the Company’s indebtedness and facilitate its continued domestic and international growth.
Rental Equipment Investment Corp (REIC) – Kalispell, Montana
Founded in 2014, REIC is an industrial and construction equipment rental company operating in the Pacific Northwest and Rocky Mountain regions. REIC has completed 10 acquisitions over the past six years and operates under four legacy brands — Pro Rental & Sales, Midway Rentals, Hillside Rental, and Excavator Rental Services — that are well known in the communities they serve. Cyprium’s subordinated debt investment was used to refinance existing debt and position the company for continued growth and future acquisitions.
Remprex – Lisle, Illinois
Remprex, headquartered outside Chicago, provides terminal operations and access control solutions primarily to Class I intermodal rail terminals across North America. Access control solutions include automated gate systems installation, construction management, efficiency and optimization, on-premise operations management, remote operations management, maintenance and support, and technology and infrastructure upgrades. Terminal operations include loading, unloading, and moving intermodal containers and automotive units. Cyprium’s subordinated debt and preferred equity investments were used in conjunction with a new senior credit facility to refinance the company’s balance sheet and fund the acquisition of Technical Services International, Inc. (“TSI”). TSI is widely recognized as the market leader in providing service, maintenance, repair and parts for container lifting equipment within intermodal terminal yards.
Scene75 Holdings, LLC – Dayton, OH
Founded in 2012, Scene75 operates the largest indoor family entertainment centers in the Country. Each location offers a comprehensive, award-winning entertainment experience featuring arcade games, laser tag, virtual reality, inflatables, go-karts, mini-golf, bowling, and a full-service restaurant and bar. Cyprium’s subordinated debt investment was used to complete the build-out of the recently opened Columbus location and provide liquidity for non-management shareholders. Scene75 has locations in Dayton, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, and Pittsburgh.
Uniloy, Inc – Tecumseh, MI
Founded in 1950, Uniloy is a leading provider of blow molding systems, molds and aftermarket support. Cyprium’s investment was used to facilitate a carve-out acquisition of the business from Milacron Holdings Corp in partnership with Osgood Capital Group LLC and management. Uniloy has operations in seven countries in North America, Europe and Asia.
Unix Packaging | Western Group Packaging – Montebello, CA and North Las Vegas, NV
Unix | WGP is a is a contract beverage manufacturer and provider of private label better-for-you beverage products including alkaline, sparkling and flavored water, kombucha, mixers, bottled juice and sports beverages. Cyprium’s investment was used to facilitate a shareholder distribution and provide capital to support the ongoing growth of the company.
Weaber, Inc – Lebanon, PA
Weaber, Inc is a U.S. market leader in a wide range of finished hardwood lumber products, including surfaced four sides (“S4S”) boards, flooring, mouldings, stair parts, and factory primed and painted finger-jointed products from Oak, Poplar, and other hardwood species. Cyprium’s capital was used to facilitate the acquisition of the company by President and CEO Matthew Weaber.