Business Services

The transactions listed below include certain transactions executed by the partners of Fidus prior to forming the firm.

Company Business Description Ownership/Client Transaction Purchaser
Advantage International Holdings, Inc.

One of the top two companies worldwide in athlete management, corporate sponsorship consulting, and event management and representation (primarily sports events)

Private Sellside Interpublic Group
ANC Sports Enterprises, LLC

Leading provider of integrated multimedia systems and a full range of marketing services to sports teams, leagues, venues, and corporate sponsors

Private Sellside Palladium Equity Partners
Ansco & Associates, Inc.

Provider of construction services, principally setting and anchoring telephone poles and laying underground cable, to telephone companies

Private Sellside Dycom Industries, Inc.
APEX Analytix (A)

Leading provider of audit, recovery, and compliance technology and services to global Fortune 100 companies

Private Sellside Noro-Moseley Partners
APEX Analytix (B)

Leading provider of audit, recovery, and compliance technology and services to global Fortune 100 companies

Incline Equity Partners Sellside Carousel Capital
Arcade, Inc.

Manufacturer of scent and tactile sampling products (primarily to the fragrance/cosmetics industry) based on micro-encapsulation technology

Liberty Capital Partners Sellside DLJ Merchant Banking
Caldwell & Gregory, Inc. (A)

Leading provider/operator of laundry rooms for colleges and universities

Private Sellside PNC Equity Partners
Caldwell & Gregory, Inc. (B)

Leading provider/operator of laundry rooms for colleges and universities

Incline Equity Partners Sellside Carousel Capital
Calumet Coach Company

Manufacturer of specialized mobile coaches for medical diagnostic imaging equipment and other medical uses

Bain Capital Sellside Merrill Lynch Interfunding
Carolina Beer and Beverage, LLC

Leading beverage contract packager

Private Sellside SunTX Capital
Carolina Door Controls, Inc.

Provider of installation, repair and maintenance field services

Private Sellside DORMA GmbH
Cotter Group

Sports marketing firm servicing the motor sports industry

Private Sellside SFX Entertainment
Coverall (A)

Leading international franchisor of commercial janitorial businesses

Ares Capital Corporation Second lien debt and equity
Coverall (B)

Leading international franchisor of commercial janitorial businesses

Ares Capital Corporation Sellside Centre Lane Partners, LLC
Datanet Services, Inc.

Provider of communication convergence solutions services

Private Sellside Xcelecom
DecisionQuest

Outsource provider of litigation support and other services for law firms

Bowne & Co. Buyside
Earth Color Group, Inc.

Full-service commercial printer

Development Capital Sellside Monitor Clipper Partners
EarthColor, Inc. (A)

Full-service commercial printer

Monitor Clipper Partners Sellside Allied Capital Corp.
EarthColor, Inc. (B)

Full-service commercial printer

Management Financing
Etak Systems, Inc.

Leading national provider of scheduled maintenance and installation activities for the wireless communication infrastructure

Azalea Capital Sellside Mosaic Capital Partners
Federated Lithographers-Printers Holding Company

Printer of books and maps

Nautic Partners Sellside Quebecor American / Quebecor, Inc.
Geo-Con Holdings, LLC

Leading specialty environmental and geotechnical construction services firm

3 Rivers Capital Sellside Geo-Solutions
Gould & Lamb

Business services company serving the workers compensation industry

H.I.G. Capital Management Sellside ABRY Partners, LLC
Grand Slam Sports

Sports marketing firm

Private Sellside SFX Entertainment
Griffith Energy, Inc.

One of the largest marketers and distributors of propane, heating oil and power fuels in New York State

PNC Equity Partners Sellside Superior Plus Corp.
Harper Love Adhesives Corporation

Leading manufacturer and supplier of adhesive additives for the corrugated packaging industry

Private Sellside Graycliff Partners
Hi-Tech Testing Service, Inc.

A leading non-destructive testing and inspection company with a significant presence in oil and gas exploration (especially in emerging shale regions) and industrial markets

Pine Tree Equity Partners Sellside Professional Service Industries, Inc.
Hill Associates

Leading provider of claims management software and services to the behavioral healthcare market

Private Sellside AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions
InsideOut Sports Entertainment

Leading independent producer of proprietary tennis and other sporting and entertainment events

Private Advisory Horizon Media, Inc.
Insource Performance Solutions, LLC

A rapidly growing outsourced contract services provider for labor-intensive light manufacturing and value-added distribution operations in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast

Wakefield Group and Petra Capital Partners Sellside Colville Capital LLC and Prairie Capital
International Fuel Systems

Remanufacturing and repair service provider

Caterpillar Inc. Divestiture OhioCAT
Johnson Controls - Megatech Engineering, Inc.

A full-service design, product engineering, and development company for automotive OEMs

Johnson Controls, Inc. Divestiture MSX International, Inc.
K2 Industrial Services, Inc.

Outsourced industrial services provider

Capital Resource Partners Sellside The Halifax Group
MACTEC, Inc.

Engineering firm providing services to major environmental and infrastructure projects throughout the U.S.

CHB Capital Partners / Cherokee Investment Partners Sellside Nautic Partners / Wachovia Capital Partners
Marina Medical Billing Service, Inc. (A)

Leading provider of healthcare revenue cycle management services

Prospect Partners Sellside American Capital Strategies
Marina Medical Billing Service, Inc. (B)

Leading provider of healthcare revenue cycle management services

American Capital, Ltd. Sellside T-System, Inc.
MJD Communications, Inc.

RLEC/CLEC

Kelso & Company / Carousel Capital Financing
North American Substation Services, LLC

The largest independent field services company servicing the high voltage substation industry in the United States. The Company specializes in providing assembly, repair and maintenance services on most all makes of transformers and breakers used in the T&D infrastructure

Palm Beach Capital Sellside BBH Capital Partners
Nth Degree, Inc. (A)

Leading provider of outsourced trade show and event services

Frontenac Company Sellside Gen Cap America
Nth Degree, Inc. (B)

Leading provider of outsourced trade show and event services

Gen Cap America Sellside Gladstone Investment Corporation
PEMCO America, Inc.

Leading nationwide professional employer organization (“PEO”) that focuses on providing human resource administrative outsourced solutions

Palm Beach Capital Sellside Tenex Capital Management
Pike Electric Corp

One of the largest providers of outsourced electric distribution and transmission services in the United States. The Company performs engineering, design, maintenance, upgrade and construction of electric distribution and transmission power lines

NYSE: PEC Buyside
Professional Service Industries, Inc.

The largest independent inspection and testing services firm serving the non-residential construction and property management markets

Bain Capital Sellside Olympus Partners
Source Technologies, Inc.

Market leader in secure MICR (Magnetic Ink Character Recognition) desktop printing and interactive transaction management self-service solutions

Private Sellside Liberty Partners and Riverside Partners
TBA Global

Provider of turnkey group transportation and logistics services

JHW Greentree Recapitalization
The New Release

Largest operator of DVD rental kiosks located in grocery stores

Private Financing
Transolutions, Inc.

Medical transcription services and SaaS solutions company

Private Sellside Accentus, Inc.
Uniform Printing

Provider of form management services for insurance and other industries

Private Sellside Orion Capital Partners
Vestcom - Marketing and Business Communications Division

Leading provider of print and mail and one-to-one marketing communication services to the financial services, insurance, and travel, leisure and gaming industries

Cornerstone Equity Investors / Vestcom International, Inc. Divestiture Bowne & Co., Inc.
VMG Health

Leading provider of business valuation and advisory solutions to the healthcare industry

Private Sellside Quad-C Management, Inc.
Wedgewood Wedding & Banquet Center

Provider of outsourced management of banquet facilities primarily at golf courses

Prospect Partners Advisory
WorkLife Financial, Inc.

Leading provider of human resource outsourcing (“HRO”) and administrative solutions to small and medium-sized businesses

Peninsula Capital Partners Sellside Palm Beach Capital
Worldwide Express (A)

Largest master franchisor of UPS shipping services in the U.S.

Private Sellside / Subordinated debt and equity Allied Capital
Worldwide Express (B)

Largest master franchisor of UPS shipping services in the U.S.

Management Advisory
Worldwide Express (C)

Franchise-based provider of asset light logistics services to the small and medium-sized business market

Management/ Fidus Investment Corporation/ Rotunda Capital Sellside Quad-C and Management
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