2015


October 19, 2015

Windstream to Sell Data Center Business for $575 million

Windstream remains committed to providing data center services for enterprise customers through strategic partnerships.  Windstream (NASDAQ: WIN), a leading provider of advanced network communications, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with TierPoint, a leading national provider of cloud, colocation and managed services, to sell Windstream’s data center business in an all […]

October 2, 2015

The Sterling Group Completes the Sale of Universal Fiber Systems to HIG

The Sterling Group, a private equity firm based in Houston, Texas, announced that it has completed the sale of Universal Fiber Systems (“UFS”) to funds managed by HIG. ​Headquartered in Bristol, Virginia, UFS is a leading manufacturer of high-performance, specialty synthetic fibers for niche segments of the commercial carpet, transportation carpet and specialty apparel industries. […]

August 31, 2015

FireHost Is Now Armor, the Leader in Active Cyber Defense Focused on True Outcomes for Customers

Armor delivers dwell times 100 times shorter than the 205-­day industry average.  A history of spending on security tools, followed by subsequent breaches, has proven that traditional cybersecurity approaches have been ineffective against disrupting and neutralizing cyberattacks. To deliver the best possible security outcomes to customers, FireHost is expanding its vision and offerings under a […]

January 9, 2015

Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams acquired by The Stephens Group

On December 17, 2014, The Mitchell Gold Co. d/b/a Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams, formerly a portfolio company of Wafra Partners, was acquired by The Stephens Group, LLC. The Stephens Group has partnered with the company’s co-founders, Mitchell Gold and Bob Williams, who fully maintained their significant ownership position in the business. Mitchell Gold will […]