NEW CANAAN, Connecticut, December 12, 2013 — Quality Solutions, Inc. (“QSI”), a Gridiron Capital, LLC portfolio company, announced today it has closed on the acquisition of National Services Inc. (“NSI”).
NSI is a leading provider of facility services for national retail locations in the United States. National Services Inc. provides a wide range of facility services such as HVAC, electrical, and plumbing to over 20,000 customer locations. Founded as a mechanical contracting firm, NSI has expanded its service capabilities to fulfill all of its customers’ facilities maintenance needs coast-to-coast.
“National Services Inc. is a great addition to QSI,” said Gridiron Capital’s Managing Partner, Tom Burger. “NSI’s blue chip customer base will benefit from QSI’s enhanced service offering and nationwide project and rollout capabilities. NSI will also enhance QSI’s service capabilities.”
“NSI built a solid business with nationally recognized customers and a solid service base, particularly in HVAC.” said QSI’s Chief Executive Officer, Joe Kirmser. “QSI will be able to leverage this foundation to more aggressively grow the combined business and further differentiate us as a leader in the facilities services space.”
About National Services Inc.:
National Services Inc., headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, is a provider of facility services for national retail locations in the United States. NSI provides a wide range of facility services such as HVAC, electrical and plumbing to over 20,000 customer locations. Additional information is available on the company’s website at www.national-services.com.
About Quality Solutions, Inc.:
Headquartered in Colwich, Kansas, Quality Solutions, Inc. is one of the leading managers of facilities services for retail and foodservice customers in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. QSI provides a range of over 75 trades as well as project and rollout services to over 100,000 client locations. Additional information is available on the company’s website at www.qsifacilities.com.
About Gridiron Capital, LLC:
Gridiron Capital, LLC, headquartered in New Canaan, Connecticut, is a private equity firm focused on creating value by acquiring and building middle-market manufacturing, service and specialty consumer companies in the United States and Canada. Gridiron’s principals work closely with management teams to develop strategies for portfolio companies, as well as providing resources to execute business plans and build industry-leading companies. Additional information is available on the firm’s website at www.gridironcapital.com.