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Ellenos, the cult-favorite Greek yogurt brand focused on carefully curated premium ingredients and a proprietary, slow churn process, has received a substantial minority growth investment from Monogram Capital Partners, a Los Angeles-based private equity firm focused on building consumer and retail brands.  This partnership will enable Ellenos to expand its distribution, introduce new products, and […]

April 25, 2018

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by: JeMyung

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Tags: Consumer, Consumer Products, Food & Beverage

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Categories: Home, In The News, Press Release

Meridian Capital LLC  (“Meridian”) is pleased to announce that Blast Deflectors Inc., (“BDI” or the “Company”), the leading provider of jet blast deflectors (“JBD”) and ground run-up enclosures (“GRE”) to airports globally, has been acquired by Hanover Partners in partnership with Greyrock Capital Group and Northstar Capital.  Meridian served as the Company’s exclusive financial advisor […]

March 22, 2018

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by: JeMyung

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Tags: Aerospace, Industrials

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Categories: Home, In The News, Press Release

Meridian Capital LLC (“Meridian”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Aurora Systems, Inc. (“AD Systems”) by Allegion plc (NYSE: ALLE), a global security products and solutions provider. Meridian served as the exclusive financial advisor to AD Systems in the transaction with Allegion. AD Systems, founded in 2013 with headquarters in Everett, Washington, is a […]

March 8, 2018

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by: JeMyung

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Tags: Manufacturing

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Categories: Home, In The News, Press Release

As we look back at a successful 2017, and look ahead to continued momentum in 2018, we would like to thank our clients and partners for entrusting us with your confidence over the past year. It is the success of our clients, partners and employees that drives us at Meridian – it is the core […]

March 1, 2018

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by: JeMyung

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Categories: Home, In The News

Meridian Capital is proud to partner with New Tech Northwest for the 1st annual New Tech Mergers & Acquisitions Conference.  The exclusive summit will answer legal, financial and business operations questions around getting acquired or acquiring companies.  Meridian Capital’s Vice Presidents, Kristin Brandtner and Giovanna Burns will be presenting on the Best Practices Panel alongside experts from […]

February 7, 2018

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by: JeMyung

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Categories: Home, In The News

Meridian Capital LLC (“Meridian”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Smith & Greene Company by Edward Don & Company (“DON”), a portfolio company of Vestar Capital Partners (“Vestar”).  Meridian served as the exclusive financial advisor to Smith & Greene and its shareholders in the transaction with DON. Smith & Greene, established in 1970 with […]

January 11, 2018

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by: JeMyung

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Tags: Consumer Products

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Categories: Home, In The News, Press Release

Michael Barber, a Managing Director in Meridian’s Food and Beverage practice said, “The partnership with CircleUp represents a tremendous opportunity for the Green Grass Foods founders and nutpods brand, positioning the company for continued growth as plant-based and vegan alternatives steadily displace dairy products.  We expect the demand for plant-based and vegan foods to continue […]

December 20, 2017

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by: JeMyung

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Tags: Food & Beverage

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Categories: Home, In The News, Press Release

Read what Brian Murphy, Meridian’s President and leader of the Aerospace and Precision Manufacturing practice, shared with the Puget Sound Business Journal about Boeing’s HorizonX startup investment and innovation program.  HorizonX’s goal: Identify companies that are developing industry-disrupting technologies and invest early, keeping Boeing on the cutting edge and ahead of the competition.  They have […]

December 12, 2017

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by: JeMyung

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Tags: Aerospace

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Categories: Home, In The News

On Thursday, September 14, 2017, Meridian Capital LLC in partnership with BNY Mellon Wealth Management, proudly welcomed Maureen Chiquet, former CEO of Chanel, to Seattle for a premiere networking and leadership event surrounding women’s advancement and success. More than 300 people crowded into the beautiful Four Seasons Hotel in downtown Seattle for a fireside chat, […]

October 9, 2017

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by: JeMyung

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Categories: Home, In The News