Vestar News

Vestar Promotes Stephens, Funk, Williams

John Stephens Named Co-Head of Business Services and Industrial Products; Ben Funk Promoted to Vice President; Jonathan Williams Promoted to Senior Associate

Harvest Partners Structured Capital Invests in Vestar-owned Roland Foods

Harvest leads $125 million investment in Roland; Vestar retains majority stake

ISS Announces Acquisition of IW Financial

Acquisition Will Help Meet Growing Demand of Investment Management Community for ESG Data and Insights

Press Ganey Sold for $2.35 Billion

Press Ganey shareholders will receive $40.50 in cash for each share of Press Ganey common stock they hold.

Vestar Capital Partners completes $3.6 Billion Sale of Sun Products to Henkel

The transaction, which was previously announced on June 24, 2016, is valued at $3.6 billion.

Miguel Nistal Joins Woodstream as President & CEO

Mr. Nistal, 53, comes to Woodstream from Swan Products, LLC, a maker of irrigation and watering products, a business he has run since 2009 and for which he has been president and CEO since 2013.

Press Ganey Enters into Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by EQT

EQT to pay $40.50 per share in all cash transaction

Vestar Capital Partners Acquires Mobile Technologies Inc.

Vestar, in partnership with management, announced today that it has acquired Mobile Technologies Inc. (“MTI”), a global leader in mobile device security and display technologies, from Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company, Inc. (“HKW”).

Triton Container International Limited and TAL International Group, Inc. Complete Combination to Form Triton International Limited

Combination Creates the World’s Largest, Most Capable and Most Efficient Intermodal Container Leasing Company

Merck’s Healthcare Services & Solutions Invests in Majority Stake in StayWell

StayWell will continue to operate as an independent entity after the transaction. Vestar will retain a significant minority stake in the Company.

Vestar Capital Partners Agrees to Sell Sun Products to Henkel in $3.6 Billion Transaction

“Joining forces with Henkel is the ideal step following our multi-year journey of transformation into a competitive and profitable industry leader,”

Vestar Capital Partners Announces Promotions

Winston Song promoted to principal; Nikhil Bhat, Matt Dubbioso and Alex Kerr promoted to VP today

Healthgrades Appoints Scott Booker as Chief Executive Officer and to Healthgrades Board of Directors

Roger Holstein becomes Vice Chairman of Healthgrades Board and returns to Vestar Capital Partners as Managing Director

The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Secondary Common Stock Offering

Vestar V sells 100% of its ownership stake in The J.M. Smucker Company acquired as a result of SJM’s acquisition of Vestar V portfolio company Big Heart Pet Brands (“BHPB”) in March 2015

Triton and Tal International Announce Merger Creating World’s Largest Intermodal Container Lessor

Significant synergies and efficiencies to enhance container supply and customer service platform