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 […]
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 […]
Brian Murphy, President and Managing Director at Meridian Capital, highlights 2017 aerospace and defense trends, the Paris Air Show and industry projections over the next 12 months in Lift WA Magazine’s feature story, “Driving Forces of M&As in Aerospace.” Click here to download the Fall 2017 edition.
Seattle, Washington | August 7, 2017 – Meridian Capital LLC (“Meridian”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of its client Viper Technologies, LLC DBA Thortex, by Avalign Technologies (“Avalign”), a portfolio company of Arlington Capital Partners (“Arlington”). Meridian served as the exclusive financial advisor to Thortex and its shareholders in the transaction with Avalign. Thortex, […]
Seattle, Washington | May 15 2017 – Meridian Capital LLC (“Meridian”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of its client Apollo Video Technology, LLC (“Apollo”) by Luminator Technology Group (“Luminator”), a portfolio company of Audax Private Equity (“Audax”). Meridian served as the financial advisor to Apollo and its shareholders in the transaction with Audax. Apollo, […]
Seattle, Washington. February 2017 – Meridian Capital LLC (“Meridian”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of its client H.R. Givon Ltd (“Givon”) by Wipro Enterprises (P) Limited (“Wipro) in an all cash deal. The transaction was completed in October of 2016. Meridian served as the financial advisors to Givon and its shareholders on the cross-border […]
Meridian President, Brian Murphy, was recently interviewed by the Puget Sound Business Journal regarding five trends that will affect aerospace mergers and acquisitions in 2017. Click to read the full article – PSBJ article 2017-01-03.
Seattle, Washington | June 2016 – Meridian Capital is pleased to announce the acquisition of its client, Mold Rite, Inc. (“Mold Rite”), by Sound-Rite Plastics, Ltd. In connection with the transaction, Meridian served as the exclusive advisor to the shareholders of Mold Rite. Peterson Russell Kelly, PLLC, led by Rick Carlson provided legal services for […]
Seattle, Washington | June 2016 – Meridian Capital is pleased to announce the acquisition of its client, J&M Machine, LLC (“J&M”), by Liberty Hall Capital Partners, a private equity firm focused exclusively on investments in businesses serving the global aerospace and defense industry. In connection with the transaction, Meridian served as the exclusive advisor to […]
Meridian President Brian Murphy quoted in recent Reuters article on the wait and see approach by some in the aerospace production sector. Read the full article here.