July, 2004 – Genesis Networks has received financing commitments for and sold a 60% interest in Gensat, LLC to Apsensat, LLC.
Bryant Park Capital initiated and acted as exclusive financial advisor to Genesis Networks, Inc. in connection with this transaction.
April, 2004 – Xenonics, Inc. (OTC:XNNC) completes private investment in public equity offering.
Bryant Park Capital acted as a co-placement agent for this transaction.
“Without Bryant Park, we would not have been able to accomplish this transaction. Not only did they save a deal that was dying, but they relieved management of dealing with many of the difficult issues so that we could maintain positive working relationships post-closing. They brought a great deal of business and operational experience to their investment and M&A expertise…an unbeatable combination of skills.”
Frank Martin, Chairman and CEO, i-trax, Inc.
March 19, 2004 – Our client, I-trax, Inc. (Amex: DMX), a health management solutions company, and Meridian Occupational Healthcare Associates, Inc., the nation’s largest provider of outsourced on-site, employer-sponsored healthcare services, announced that the companies completed their previously announced merger on March 19, 2004. The merger creates the largest provider of integrated corporate healthcare management solutions in the United States, with combined 2003 net revenues of approximately $120 million. Serving 90 leading U.S. employers, the merged companies will offer primary care services, pharmacy services and benefits, staffing and management of on-site occupational health facilities, corporate health staffing and management, and population and disease management services.
“Despite a number of unexpected challenges, Bryant Park Capital accomplished their assignment with proficiency, professionalism and integrity. BPC gave us the senior level focus and attention we needed to successfully complete our deal.”
Chris Davis, Chairman of the Board Tangram Enterprise Solutions, Inc. Managing Director and CFO Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.
February 23, 2004 – Tangram Enterprise Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB : TESI.OB), a portfolio company of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. and the leading provider of cohesive, automated IT asset management software solutions and services for large and midsize organizations, announced the sale of the company in an all stock transaction to Opsware Inc. (Nasdaq: OPSW), the leading provider of data center automation software.
“It’s hard to imagine that we could have engaged a more qualified company than Bryant Park Capital to advise and guide us through this transaction, said Kathleen Brush, Chief Executive Officer of Rogue Wave Software. “This was a very intense process. The Bryant Park Capital team performed at the highest level and with an allegiance to integrity. They nailed every demanding deadline with quality deliverables that gave us confidence that our commitment to maximizing shareholder value was being met.”
Kathleen Brush, Chief Executive Officer, Rogue Wave Software
December 19, 2003 – Our client, Rogue Wave Software, Inc., (Nasdaq: RWAV), a leading provider of reusable software components and services that facilitate application development, completed the sale of the company to Quovadx, Inc. (Nasdaq: QVDX), a global platform software and vertical solutions company. The acquisition was structured as an exchange offer and provided that Quovadx acquire all of the outstanding stock of Rogue Wave for $4.09 in cash and 0.5292 of a share of Quovadx common stock for each share of Rogue Wave common stock. The total value of the transaction on the date of announcement was approximately $75 million. Bryant Park Capital (BPC) acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Rogue Wave Software, Inc. BPC negotiated for an incremental $15 million of value to the shareholders from its initial engagement.
September, 2003 – WAG Holdings, LLC, through its affiliate LADP, LLC has acquired LA Digital Post, Inc.
Bryant Park Capital acted as exclusive financial advisor to WAG Holdings, LLC in connection with this transaction.
September 8, 2003 – “We worked closely with Bryant Park Capital and a senior executive to find investment opportunities in the office products arena. Bryant Park not only identified the senior executive but also added real value through the process by bringing a number of credible opportunities to us and providing real objective advice. Centre Partners appreciated Bryant Park Capital’s persistence and diligence throughout this process and looks forward to working with them on new projects.”
Bruce Pollack, Managing Director, Centre Partners Management LLC
June 23, 2003 - “Bryant Park Capital added real value throughout this process. They prepared the Comshare management team and helped us refine our message. Bryant Park Capital created competition and provided access to decision makers of prospective buyers. BPC was effective at negotiating and gave our management team the ability to run the business while leaving the M&A process to proceed in parallel.” Dennis Ganster, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Comshare Continue reading
“When our North American Steel Division had to dispose of a minority interest in a publicly quoted company in a very short period of time, I had no hesitation in recommending Bryant Park Capital. BPC previously had advised Sumitomo on the successful sale of a troublesome subsidiary in a completely different sector and, I am glad to say, they did an equally good job of arranging for our steel division to sell its entire shareholding via a “block trade” in the public markets within the time and pricing constraints imposed by our year end deadline.”
Takahiro Izuta, General Manager Investment Development Dept., Sumitomo Corporation
March, 2003 – SC Steel Investment Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation, has sold its minority shareholding in Gerdau Ameristeel Corp. Bryant Park Capital acted as an exclusive financial advisor to Sumitomo Corporation and arranged for the sale of the shares.
March, 2002 – Capital Resource Advisors, LLC issued senior and junior subordinated notes worth $16,000,000.
Bryant Park Capital acted as sole placement agent for this transaction.