Vestar News

Big Heart Pet Brands to be Acquired by The J.M. Smucker Company

KKR, Vestar Capital Partners and Centerview Capital Enter Agreement for $5.8 Billion Cash and Stock Transaction

ICON to Acquire MediMedia Pharma Solutions

V5 portfolio company, MediMediaUSA, to sell MediMedia Pharma Solutions division to ICON

Vestar Ups Stephens to MD

Vestar has promoted John B. Stephens to managing director. Previously a principal at the firm, Stephens joined Vestar in 2006.

Tervita Corporation’s U.S.-Based Operations to be Acquired by Republic Services

Republic Services will acquire Tervita, LLC (“Tervita”), a subsidiary of Tervita Corporation

Vestar Portfolio Company Institutional Shareholder Services to Acquire Incentive Lab

Transaction To Bolster ISS Pay Data, Analytics for Institutional and Corporate Client Segments

Vestar Beefs up Team with Two New Additions

Vestar Capital Partners has named Nikhil Bhat and Alexander Kerr as senior associates. Both will be working in the private equity firm’s diversified industries group.

21st Century Oncology Received $325 Million Net Cash Proceeds from Preferred Equity Investment

New investor, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, is Canada’s largest pension fund manager, with C$227 billion in assets under management

Civitas Solutions, Inc. (a/k/a National Mentor Holdings) Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

Civitas announced that it has priced the underwritten initial public offering of 11,700,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $17.00 per share

Colorado Impact Fund Launches as Engine for Entrepreneurial Growth and Positive Community Impact in Colorado

Fund managed on a pro-bono basis to benefit entrepreneurs, investors and Colorado

Vestar Capital Partners Completes Sale of Wilton Re

Vestar completed the previously announced sale of Wilton Re to the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB)

Vestar Portfolio Company Press Ganey Acquires National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators (NDNQI®)

Advances Press Ganey’s Commitment to Quality Improvement on Nursing-Sensitive Measures

Vestar Capital Partners and Goldman Sachs Complete Acquisition of Hearthside Food Solutions

Vestar & Goldman have completed the acquisition of Hearthside Food Solutions

Vestar Capital Partners Completes Acquisition of Institutional Shareholder Services

Vestar has completed its acquisition of ISS from MSCI Inc.

Press Ganey Acquires Dynamic Clinical Systems

Acquisition of Patient Reported Outcomes Company Expands Ability to Capture Patient Insights

Building a New Era at St. John Knits

St. John Knits’ future under new management is off to a good start.