Selected Companies from Our Current Portfolio
Industrial Distribution | Leveraged Buyout, 2019
Founded in 1992, Alternative Hose is a regional distributor of hydraulic and industrial hose, couplings, fittings, and assemblies. Alternative is headquartered in Phoenix, AZ, with additional branch locations in Gilbert, AZ, Boise, ID, and Las Vegas, NV.
Environmental Services | Recapitalization, 2018
All4, headquartered in the greater Philadelphia area, with additional offices in Atlanta, Washington DC, Raleigh, and Houston, was founded in 2002 by four industry-leading air quality experts: Bill Straub, Kevin Hickey, John Egan, and Dan Holland. The Company provides mission-critical air quality support and consulting services to diverse industries including pulp & paper, oil & gas, food and beverage, waste management, power generation, and automotive. All4 is an award-winning, technical leader in the industry and is a nationally recognized “Best Place to Work”.
Water Infrastructure Engineering | Recapitalization, 2018
Headquartered in San Diego, CA, and founded in 1999, Brady is a multi-disciplinary engineering firm specializing in water-related engineering and construction management (“CM”) services for water treatment facilities, pipelines, reservoirs, pump stations and other support facilities. Additionally, Brady provides engineering and CM services for major electric utilities in California. Brady is a nationally-renowned leader in its field, and was named CM Firm of the Year in 2017 by the Construction Management Association of America, and was part of the engineering team that won the 2013 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (OCEA) Award for it's groundbreaking work on the the Alvarado Water Treatment Plant Ozone Upgrade and Expansion Project.
Medical Devices | Leveraged Buyout, 2011
JMH invested in Currie Medical Specialties, Inc. (“Currie”), a leading manufacturer of patented intermittent pneumatic compression pumps and replacement garments used to prevent deep venous thrombosis in hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers. Because of innovations resulting in ease-of-use, higher patient compliance, and overall clinical efficacy, Currie’s products are in use at leading research and teaching hospitals around the country.
Wood Flooring | Recapitalization, 2006
Founded by the Carlisle family, Carlisle manufactures the highest quality wide plank hardwood and softwood floors. With unmatched quality and customization capabilities, Carlisle manufactures a broad selection of both solid wood and engineered wide plank flooring including old growth pines, premier hardwoods, and antique and hand-distressed woods.
Selected Investments Previously in Our Portfolio
Funeral Services | Leveraged Buyout, 2013
Add-On Acquisitions: SCI Divestitures (2014) | Ott & Lee (2016) Gabaldon Mortuary (2017) | DeVargas Funeral Home (2017)
Acquired by Park Lawn Corporation in 2018
Signature Funeral and Cemetery Investments, LLC was formed in partnership with two of the industry’s most experienced and highly-regarded veterans. The company operates funeral homes and cemetery properties in select markets throughout North America. Signature seeks to provide succession and exit opportunities to independent mortuary and cemetery operators that are a superior alternative for their employees and customers
Service Radio Rentals / IBS
Communications Solutions | Leveraged Buyout, 2008
Acquired by United Rentals, Inc. in 2018
JMH formed Industrial Rental Services, LLC via the simultaneous merger of Service Radio Rentals (SRR) and Industrial Blind Solutions (IBS). SRR and IBS are both leaders in their categories of providing industrial maintenance companies with two-way radio communication solutions (SRR) and isolation and hydrotest blinds (IBS) with unmatched service and response time.
Luxury Vinyl Tile Flooring | Recapitalization, 2015
Acquired by a leading building products investor in 2017
Founded in 1991, Parterre is the product design and quality leader in the U.S. luxury vinyl tile (LVT) segment of the flooring industry. Parterre was one of the first LVT manufacturers in the United States; it has since grown into the leading design brand sold to a variety of end-use segments, including hospitality, retail, healthcare, multi-family, and corporate office.
Oilfield Services | Recapitalization, 2011
Acquired by a leading manufacturer of plastic product protection
Tri-Star Protector (“Tri-Star”) provides an environmental service to upstream oil & gas companies throughout North America and other international markets via the collection, refurbishment, and resale of pipe thread protectors.
Morningside Venture Group
Coffee Shop Franchises | Leveraged Buyout, 2007
Add-On Acquisitions: 14 stores in multiple transactions, 2007-10
Acquired by another franchisee in 2013
Morningside Venture Group was established in partnership with an experienced multi-unit operator to acquire, build, and operate Dunkin’ Donuts stores.
Animal Feed Manufacturer | Recapitalization, 2004
Add-on Acquisition: Advanced Organics (2006)
Acquired by an industry leader in 2012
Endres Processing collects commercial bakery and other food by-products and recycles them into animal feed. Its state-of-the-art processing technology provides a high-quality, high-energy food source to the livestock industry, and enhances the environment by saving valuable landfill space.
Human Capital Management | Recapitalization, 1998
Went public in 2005; Acquired by IBM in 2012
Kenexa is the industry’s leading provider of Human Capital Management (“HCM”) solutions. Through a combination of software technology, HR services, and behavioral science, Kenexa provides a comprehensive set of business solutions that improve HR efficiency and improve hiring outcomes.
Healthcare Services | Growth Equity Investment, 1998
Add-On Acquisitions: Insource (1999), HSCA (2000)
Went public in 2007
MedAssets is the country’s premier provider of outsourced procurement and reimbursement cycle management services to hospitals and other healthcare providers through a combination of traditional GPO business and web-based technology. Following a period of explosive growth, MedAssets went public in 2007, and was later acquired by Vizient.
Medical Transcription | Corporate Divestiture, 2000
Add-On Acquisitions: EDIX (2003)
Acquired by Warburg Pincus and Soros Private Equity in 2004
Formed via the acquisition of Total eMed and its later acquisition of Edix, Spheris was a leading provider of medical transcription services to teaching hospitals and other leading medical institutions in the United States. After quadrupling its revenue, Spheris was sold to another private equity firm, and was later acquired by Medquist.