Current Portfolio

 

Buffalo Batt
Acquisition Date: November, 2008
Corporate Seller: Leggett & Platt
Headquarters: Buffalo, New York
Website: www.buffalobatt.com

Description:
For over 100 years, Buffalo Batt has been a leading manufacturer and distributor of innovative polyester fiber products, primarily sold through retail channels including; mass merchants, chain craft stores and independents. The company maintains a number of highly recognized trademarks, including Buffalo Snow and Super Fluff!, and was the first company to market environmentally friendly products under its EcoSnow, EcoFlurries and EcoBlanket lines.

Cameo Fibers
Acquisition Date: November, 2008
Corporate Seller: Leggett & Platt
Headquarters: Conover, North Carolina
Website: www.cameofibers.com

Description:
Since 1982, Cameo Fibers has been a leading manufacturer of value-added, high-loft nonwovens materials for various applications in the bedding, furniture, automotive, industrial and aviation markets. At each of its strategically located plants, the company utilizes multiple technologies and processes, which provides its customers with a wide range of density, tensile strength and resilience.

Cumulus Fibres
Acquisition Date: November, 2008
Corporate Seller: Leggett & Platt
Add On Acquisition: December 2010
Corporate Seller: Ahlstrom
Headquarters: Charlotte, North Carolina
Website: www.cumulusfibres.com

Description:
For more than 35 years, Cumulus Fibres has manufactured a wide selection of unique polyester media for the air filtration industry; serving the industrial, commercial and residential markets. Through its proprietary and patented CumuFlex manufacturing process, and other innovative manufacturing technologies, Cumulus Fibres provides high quality and value-added products that are highly responsive to its customers needs.

The Hollwood Edge
Acquisition Date: September, 2012
Corporate Seller: Discovery Communications
Headquarters: Hollywood, California
Website: www.hollywoodedge.com

Description:
The company provides a premier sound effects library for major motion pictures, television and digital gaming. Hollywood Edge hosts a community for sound professionals worldwide, providing a wide collection of sound effects, recordings and music that it has collected or created over time. Sound effects packages can be purchased from the company’s website in the form of CD’s and are also available for digital download through iTunes and/or other distribution partners.

Mountain Mist
Acquisition Date: November, 2008
Corporate Seller: Leggett & Platt
Headquarters: Buffalo, New York
Website: www.mountainmistcrafts.com

Description:
Mountain Mist is the original inventor of commercial filler products and has been producing and marketing quilt batting, fiberfill and pillow forms for the quilting and craft trade since 1846. We provide the quality quilters have learned to expect and continue to offer new, innovative products. Our customers have access to a full line of products, patterns and extensive knowledge of the industry. Due to our concern and awareness regarding environmentally safe products, Mountain Mist introduced the world’s first man-made environmentally friendly, naturally based craft fibers. Fresh from American cornfields, our unique brand is based in the American heartland. We have created a complete line of eco friendly products, Eco-Craft™, which was first introduced to the market in 2006

 

POP Sound
Acquisition Date: September, 2012
Corporate Seller: Discovery Communications
Headquarters: Santa Monica, California
Website: www.popsound.com

Description:
The company provides postproduction sound services to advertising agency producers for commercials and studio home entertainment divisions. Additionally, it services independent features, music videos, video games and television. POP Sound has established a strong reputation in the creative advertising business, which includes relationships with leading advertising agencies servicing a number of high profile campaigns.

Soundelux
Acquisition Date: September, 2012
Corporate Seller: Discovery Communications
Headquarters: Hollywood, California
Website: www.soundelux.com

Description:
For over 30 years, Soundelux has been the leading postproduction sound company in sound editorial, sound supervision and sound design. The services offered at its Hollywood facilities also include the Soundelux Library, a notable collection of over 400,000 unique high-quality sounds. Recent accomplishments include Academy Award nominations in Best Sound Editing for Drive, Unstoppable, Star Trek and Inglourious Basterds. Soundelux’s most recent Academy win was for The Bourne Ultimatum. Other notable credits include JFK, Braveheart, Gladiator, Shrek, Black Hawk Down, Ray and Kill Bill.

Todd-AO
Acquisition Date: September, 2012
Corporate Seller: Discovery Communications
Headquarters: Hollywood, California
Website: www.toddao.com

Description:
For over half a century, Todd-AO has provided postproduction sound services to feature film and television producers from facilities in Burbank, Hollywood and Santa Monica. Todd-AO has won numerous awards and accolades, including Academy Awards in Sound, for titles such as The Hunger Games, The Bourne Ultimatum, Dreamgirls, Chicago, Black Hawk Down and Gladiator, as well as classic titles including Schindler’s List, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, The Sound of Music, West Side Story and Oklahoma!. Todd-AO has also received numerous Emmy Awards for Sound for projects such as Entourage, The Pacific and John Adams, as well as for classic titles such as Hill Street Blues and Cheers.

Tupelo Fibers
Acquisition Date: November, 2008
Corporate Seller: Leggett & Platt
Headquarters: Tupelo, Mississippi
Website: www.tupelofibers.com

Description:
Since 1985, Tupelo Fibers has been a leading manufacturer of value-added, high-loft nonwovens materials for applications specifically focused on the furniture and bedding markets. Tupelo Fibers’ manufacturing processes have been arranged with flexibility in mind to accommodate several value-added products for the world’s largest furniture and bedding manufactures.

Realized Investments

 

MSI Surgical Solutions
Acquisition Date: November, 2006
Realization Date: March, 2012
Corporate Seller: Teleflex
Headquarters: Westbury, New York
VITEC Solutions
Acquisition Date: April, 2005
Realization Date: April, 2011
Corporate Seller: IKON Office Solutions
Headquarters: Amherst, New York