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October 4, 2023

The Stephens Group Participates in Accredible’s Series B Funding Led by Frontier Growth

LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS – October 4, 2023 – The Stephens Group announced its participation in the Series B financing of Accredible, the world’s leading digital credentialing platform. The Series B financing was led by Frontier Growth with participation by new and existing investors, including The Stephens Group, PivotNorth, and Uncork Capital. The latest investment will […]

September 13, 2023

Princeton TMX Appoints Industry Vet As Successor To Founder To Spearhead Its New Growth Trajectory

FORT WAYNE, INDIANA – September 13, 2023 – Princeton TMX (or the “Company”), a leader in Transportation Management System software, announced today Mark McEntire has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer. Mr. McEntire will assume the responsibilities of outgoing CEO and Founder, Tim Minnich. Mr. Minnich will remain on the Company’s Board and be actively […]

July 19, 2023

The Stephens Group Promotes Three to Vice President

LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS – July 19, 2023 – The Stephens Group, LLC (“The Stephens Group” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the promotions of Callie Blankenau to Vice President – Business Development, Lindsey Joseph to Vice President – Operations, and Davis Malone to Vice President. Mrs. Blankenau joined the Company in 2022 and focuses on […]

June 27, 2023

The Stephens Group Exits CoreLink

LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS – June 27, 2023 –The Stephens Group, LLC (“The Stephens Group”) is pleased to announce the exit of CoreLink, LLC (“CoreLink” or the “Company”) through a sale of the business to Zavation Medical Products (“Zavation”), a portfolio company of Gemspring Capital Management, LLC (“Gemspring”). Zavation and CoreLink will continue to operate under […]

April 25, 2023

Exigent Acquires JPG Plumbing & Mechanical Services and ThermaServe

DETRIOT, MI – April 25, 2023 –Exigent Holdco, LLC (“Exigent” or the “Company”), a provider of mission-critical HVAC, plumbing, and other mechanical system repair, maintenance, and replacement services, has acquired JPG Plumbing & Mechanical Services Inc. (“JPG”) and ThermaServe Inc. (“ThermaServe”). The Stephens Group is a minority investor alongside majority owner Huron Capital (“Huron”) and […]

April 12, 2023

Kele, Inc. Announces Leadership Changes

MEMPHIS, TN – APRIL 12, 2023 – Kele, Inc., (“Kele” or the “Company”) a portfolio company of The Stephens Group, LLC, today announced recent leadership changes to position the business for continued success. Effective immediately, the Board has appointed Danny Lyons to CEO.  Mr. Lyons will assume the responsibilities of outgoing President and CEO, Richard Campbell, […]

March 30, 2023

The Stephens Group Announces Promotions

LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS – MARCH 30, 2023 – The Stephens Group, LLC (“The Stephens Group”) is pleased to announce the promotions of Mark Steenhoek to Managing Director – Operations, Chad Greenway to Principal and Executive Vice President, and Chris Kauffman to Executive Vice President – Finance & Accounting. Mr. Steenhoek works closely with both the firm’s […]

March 22, 2023

Princeton TMX Hires Greg Hobby as Vice President of Sales to Expand Growth

FORT WAYNE, IN – MARCH 22, 2023 – Princeton TMX, LLC (“Princeton TMX” or the “Company”), the leading TMS for industrial shippers, announced today that Greg Hobby has joined the Company as Vice President of Sales. His extensive experience leading sales teams at high-growth software businesses will support Princeton TMX’s mission to continue to scale its best-in-class TMS […]

January 26, 2023

Princeton TMX Follows Recent Strategic Transaction with Key Additions to Leadership

FORT WAYNE, IN – JANUARY 26, 2023 – Princeton TMX, LLC (“Princeton TMX” or the “Company”), an industrial shipping solutions provider, announced today that Ned Stringham, a distinguished software investor and entrepreneur, has joined the Company’s Board of Managers. Additionally, the Company has hired Amy Steadman as CFO and Erica Hines as Director of Client Onboarding. These roles […]

January 24, 2023

The Stephens Group Hires Jack Nadal as Managing Director

LITTLE ROCK, AR – JANUARY 24, 2023 – The Stephens Group, LLC (“The Stephens Group”), the private investment firm backed by the Witt Stephens and Elizabeth Campbell families, announced it has hired Jack Nadal as a Managing Director. Mr. Nadal brings deep expertise across highly regulated industrial, transportation and government end markets and will focus his […]