Vestar News

Vestar Capital Partners to Acquire Woodstream

Vestar to Acquire Woodstream, a leading manufacturer and marketer of branded pest and animal control as well as lawn and garden products.

Vestar Capital Partners Completes Sale of Big Heart Pet Brands to JM Smucker Company

Smucker’s completed the acquisition of V5 BHPB in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $6B

ICON Completes Acquisition of MediMedia Pharma Solutions

Extends ICON’s leadership in commercialisation and market access services and brings new scientific communications capabilities

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