Press Release

Blackford Capital (“Blackford”), a leading lower middle market private equity firm, today announced the successful exit from its investment in Grand Equipment Company, (“Grand Equipment” or “GEC”) through a sale to Cognitive Capital Partners, LLC (“Cognitive”), a Chicago-based investment firm. Grand Equipment is a multi-line equipment...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., April 13, 2022 – Blackford Capital (“Blackford”) today announced the sale of its portfolio company Hall Technologies, (“Hall”) to investment partner Gun Lake Investments, (“GLI”) a Grand Rapids, Michigan-based economic development corporation. Blackford is a private equity firm that acquires...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE INYO Pool Products is the second add-on acquisition for Aqua-Leisure under Blackford Capital ownership in under 15 monthsINYO Pool Products expand the Aqua-Leisure brand family to include market-leading, direct-to-consumer products for do-it-yourself pool repair and maintenance  Less than four months after Aqua-Leisure acquired...