Mark Mennella

Industry Advisor

Sector Focus: Aerospace and Manufacturing

Mark Mennella joined Meridian Capital as an Industry Advisor in 2007. Previously, he was with Stanley Garage Door (a manufacturer and distributor of Garage Doors and Hardware) for seven years where he served as CFO and then President. During his tenure, annual revenues grew 700% prior to being acquired by a strategic buyer. Additionally, Mark spent two years managing and evaluating potential divestiture opportunities for Coastcraft, Inc., a manufacturer of custom wood doors and windows primarily for the Hawaiian Hotel Market. In 1990, Mark purchased ZMAN Magnetics, an electronic coils, transformers and inductors manufacturer serving the Pet Containment, Medical Equipment and Test and Measurement Industries and served as President and CEO for 14 years. Prior to selling ZMAN to a private equity firm in 2004, the Company achieved 600% sales growth under Mark’s leadership.

Mark was a member of Seattle Rotary Downtown #4 for 17 years, and on the board of KUOW, Rotary Boys and Girls Club, and Bellevue Lacrosse Club where he served as Treasurer.  Mark earned a BA in Accounting at the University of Washington.

Recent deals

Acquired by

J&M Machine LLC

J&M is a Tier II supplier of precision machined metallic parts and assemblies for the global aerospace industry.

Transaction Description

Acquired by Accurus Aerospace Corporation, a portfolio company of Libery Hall Capital Partners.

Industry Sector

Aerospace, Manufacturing

Target Country

USA

Buyer Country

USA

Client Location

Renton, WA

Transaction Type

Mergers and Acquisitions

Acquired by
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Imaginetics, Inc.

Supplier of fashion-oriented winter apparel accessories for young women and girls

Transaction Description

Exclusive advisors with BGL to the shareholders of Emanuel Geraldo

Industry Sector

Aerospace, Manufacturing

Target Country

US

Buyer Country

United States

Client Location

Auburn, WA

Transaction Type

Mergers and Acquisitions

Acquired by

Burton Saw and Supply

Manufacturer and distributor of consumable products and equipment including saws, saw tips, abrasives and replacement machine parts to saw mills’ filing rooms

Transaction Description

Acquired by Pfingsten Partners

Industry Sector

Industrials, Manufacturing

Target Country

US

Buyer Country

US

Client Location

Eugene, OR

Transaction Type

Mergers and Acquisitions

Contact

Brian Murphy

t: (206) 224-6156
e: bmurphy@meridianllc.com email

Acquired by

Procesos Termicos

Supplier of precision machining, sheet metal, hydro forming, special processing and heat treat processes to the aerospace industry

Transaction Description

Acquired by Noranco

Industry Sector

Industrials, Aerospace, Manufacturing

Target Country

Mexico

Buyer Country

Canada

Client Location

Monterrey, Mexico

Transaction Type

Mergers and Acquisitions