SOLD: Peoplenet to Bullhorn, a leading
provider of CRM and operations
software for the recruitment industry.
SOLD: Peoplenet to Bullhorn, a leading
SOLD: The Clark Group to LSC Communications,
a global leader in print and digital media solutions.
Gores acquires AMI Entertainment, digital jukebox and video systems creator that delivers music, video and advertising content to 30,000+ locations
in North America and Europe.
The Gores Group announces completion of definitive agreements to sell Alpheus Communications
to LOGIX Communications.
Gores announces it has entered into a definitive
agreement to sell Fotona to AGIC Capital.
Gores completes acquisition of TurbineAero,
world’s leading independent aerospace auxiliary power unit maintenance, repair, and overhaul
service provider, from Triumph Group.
VITAC, a portfolio company of Gores Small Cap,
has acquired Caption Colorado, creating the clear market leader in the captioning services industry.
Gores Holdings, Inc. Completes Acquisition
of Hostess Brands, LLC, Maker of Twinkies®.
Gores completes the sale of Hay Group,
largest producer of high precision forged and
machined steel auto parts, to Musashi Seimitsu.
Gores Small Cap Partners invests in Data Blue,
a customized storage, backup, and server
virtualization and consolidation solutions provider.
Sold: Etrali Trading Solutions to IPC Systems, a global
financial communications firm. In 2013, Gores
acquired Etrali from Orange S.A. (formerly France Telecom) through its Gores Small Cap fund.
Gores acquires VITAC, a leading provider of high quality closed captioning and subtitling solutions.Learn More
US Farathane Expands into Asia with acquisition
of Boston Plastics, a Shanghai headquartered manufacturer of plastic injected molded
components and assemblies.
The Gores Group Completes Sale of Unify
Gores and Siemens have completed the sale
of Unify, the number three world leader of
integrated communication solutions, to Atos SE
US Farathane acquires Tepso Plastics, a leading manufacturer of engineered plastic injection
molded components for the automotive sector.
Stock Building Supply (Nasdaq:STCK) completes merger with BMC to create the second largest
lumber & building materials distributor in the US.
The Gores Group and Siemens to Sell Unify
Gores and Siemens have reached an agreement
for Atos to acquire Unify, the number three world leader of integrated communication solutions
The Gores Group Signs Definitive
Agreement to Sell Therakos
Successful Investment Highlights
Gores’ Strength in Corporate Carve-outs
The Gores Group Completes Sale of Therakos
Leading Immunotherapy Company Achieved Significant Growth Following Carve-out from
Former Division of Johnson & Johnson
Stock Building Supply (Nasdaq:STCK) announces merger with Building Materials Holding Corporation, creating a premier provider of lumber, diversified building products, and construction services.Learn More
Sold: Tiburon to TriTech Software Systems, a leading public safety software provider based in San Diego.Learn More
Glotel, a portfolio company of Gores Small Cap, acquires Arete, a leading wireless contractor specializing in the construction, modification and maintenance of telecommunications facilities.Learn More
Imagine Communications, a Gores portfolio company, acquires RGB, a leading provider of multiscreen IP video delivery and monetization solutions.Learn More
Gores invests in US Farathane, a leading solutions partner to auto OEM’s providing highly engineered plastic injection-molded components.Learn More
Meridian Medical Management, a portfolio company of Gores Small Cap, acquires Origin Healthcare Solutions, a premier provider of revenue cycle management for healthcare providers.Learn More
Imagine Communications, a Gores portfolio
company, acquires OpenTV’s Advanced
Advertising Business Unit.
Hay completes new greenfield site in China, expanding into the largest automotive
Gores sells Scovill Fasteners, leading manufacturer
of apparel and specialty fasteners,
to Morito Co. (TSE: 9837).
Gores sells Sage Automotive Interiors, leading fabric supplier for auto, to Clearlake Capital.Learn More
The Hay Group expands its footprint with the acquisition of Metaco Union and Forjanor,
bolstering its position as a leading automotive
supplier of forged and machined parts.
Gores and Premier Foods plc (PFD.L) have completed a joint venture transaction in relation to Hovis, Premier Foods’ bread business. As part of the transaction, Gores acquired a 51% stake in Hovis.Learn More
Gores invests in the Tweddle Group, partnering with Andy Tweddle, the CEO and owner, and the management team. Tweddle is a leading provider of comprehensive technology and publishing related services to automotive OEMs and their suppliers.Learn More
Sold: Norment Security Group to Cornerstone Detention Products, a full service detention equipment contractor based in Alabama.Learn More
Harris Broadcast is now two separate market leaders in the broadcast communications space:
Imagine Communications and GatesAir
Gores Small Cap and Technology4Medicine, LLC acquire Fotona d.d., a Ljubljana, Slovenia-based manufacturer of high performance lasers used by medical and dental professionals worldwide.Learn More
Gores Small Cap acquires Melle Dachbaustoffe and SIG Deutsche Dachbaustoffe (together, “Melle”), a carve-out from SIG plc, a U.K. based global building materials distributor.Learn More
The Gores Group publishes inaugural
2013 Year in Review, highlighting portfolio and
firm news from the year.
In January 2014, Gores acquired Zmags Corporation
through its Gores Small Capitalization Partners
investment fund. Zmags is a leading
global provider of digital publishing and
eCommerce SaaS solutions.
Gores wins M&A Deal of the Year
award for the acquisition
of Stock Building Supply.
Harris Broadcast signs definitive agreement to acquire Imagine Communications, a leading innovator in digital video solutions.Learn More
Sold: Enterasys, a subsidiary of Unify (formerly Siemens Enterprise Communications), to Extreme Networks (Nasdaq: EXTR).Learn More
Siemens Enterprise Communications has a new name – Unify – that reflects its mission to unify multiple networks, devices, and applications into one engaging, easy-to-use experience for enterprise customers.Learn More
Sold: Alliance Entertainment, the largest wholesale distributor of CD, DVD and Blu-Ray titles in the U.S., to Super D, a global music wholesaler.Learn More
Stock Building Supply (STCK) rings the opening bell on NASDAQ following its IPO in August 2013.Learn More
In May 2013, Gores carved-out three separate business outsourcing units from D+H and formed Millennium1 Solutions as a standalone entity.Learn More
In May 2013, Gores acquired Etrali Trading Solutions, a leading provider of voice and electronic trading infrastructure and services for the financial trading communities.Learn More
In March 2013, Gores acquired Meridian Medical Management, a carve-out from GE Healthcare.Learn More
In February 2013, Gores acquired Harris Broadcast Communications, a global supplier of hardware and software used to create, manage, transmit, distribute and monetize video content.Learn More
In December 2012, Gores acquired Therakos, a global leader in advanced technologies for extracorporeal photopheresis.Learn More
Despite a challenging environment that saw new car volumes decrease by over 40%, United Road significantly outperformed its peers and grew EBITDA by 25%. In December 2012, Gores successfully sold United Road.Learn More
In June 2012, Gores acquired ELO Touch Solutions, a global supplier of touch screens, touch monitors, and all-in-one touch computers.Learn More