Center Rock Capital Partners Acquires American Piping Products

  Center Rock Invests in Leading Global Distributor of Steel Pipe CHICAGO, IL and BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI – September 17, 2018 – Center Rock Capital Partners, LP (“Center Rock”) is pleased to announce that it has acquired American Piping Products (“APP”), a leading global distributor of steel pipe, fittings and valves.  APP marks Center Rock’s second platform investment out of its inaugural investment vehicle,…

Family Offices Bypass Private-Equity Funds – They turn to direct investments in private companies in the hopes of earning market-beating returns.

June 9, 2017  By: Sonia Talati Now it’s the private-equity industry’s turn to get disintermediated. That at least is the conclusion of a study by the Family Office Exchange, one of the nation’s leading family-office research outfits that in the past Barron’s Penta has exposed as having conflicts of interest. FOX says most family offices…

Cave Creek Capital Closes Investment in Air Waves LLC

October 24, 2016 Cave Creek Capital (“CCCM”) is pleased to announce its investment in Air Waves LLC (“Air Waves”), a leading provider of on demand garment printing and fulfillment services. Air Waves services several major online retailers, including Amazon, Zulily and Walmart.com by offering thousands of creative, high quality apparel products with rapid turnaround time…

Airwaves Case Study

Recapitalization allows AirWaves’ to gain institutional support, and “deep pockets” to fund Growth Overview Air Waves is a leading provider of on demand apparel fulfillment for the ecommerce channel. The company has developed a proprietary process for managing the complexity of “mass customization” of decorating apparel in single unit quantities. The current owners bought Airwaves…