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November 2018

Gridiron Capital to Sell QSI Facilities

Companies

New Canaan, CT, November 29, 2018 — Gridiron Capital, LLC (“Gridiron Capital”), a private investment firm, is pleased to announce Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK), a leading global real estate services firm, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Quality Solutions, Inc. (“QSI” or the “Company”), a leading asset light facilities management provider. The acquisition of […]

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November 2018

Gridiron Capital Announces Partnership with Royal Paper

Companies

New Canaan, CT, November 6, 2018 – Gridiron Capital, LLC (“Gridiron Capital”) is pleased to announce an investment in Royal Paper (or the “Company”), a private label consumer packaged goods company providing a broad range of tissue products to blue chip customers both in the At-Home and Away-from-Home markets. Headquartered in Phoenix, AZ, Royal Paper […]

August 2018

Gridiron Capital Announces Mario R. Masrieh as Vice President

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NEW CANAAN, CT, August 21, 2018 – Gridiron Capital, LLC (“Gridiron Capital”) is pleased to announce Mario R. Masrieh has rejoined the firm as a Vice President after earning his M.B.A. from Columbia Business School. Mr. Masrieh previously worked at Gridiron Capital as an Associate from 2014 to 2016 before pursuing his M.B.A.  Mr. Masrieh has […]

August 2018

Gridiron Capital Announces John Warner as Managing Director

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NEW CANAAN, CT, August 2, 2018  – Gridiron Capital, LLC (“Gridiron Capital”), a leading private investment company, is pleased to announce that John Warner has joined the firm as Managing Director.  In this role, Mr. Warner will source and evaluate potential investment opportunities, perform due diligence, and participate in the structuring, negotiation, financing, and closing of […]

July 2018

Gridiron Capital Announces Investment in The Service Companies

Companies

Miami Lakes, FL & New Canaan, CT, July 18, 2018 – Gridiron Capital, LLC (“Gridiron Capital”) has acquired a controlling interest in The Service Companies, Inc. (“The Service Companies”), the nation’s premier provider of managed services, food & beverage staffing, and specialty cleaning services for the hospitality and gaming industries. The Service Companies’ management team will […]

April 2018

Gridiron Capital Announces Sale of Motion Recruitment Partners

Companies

NEW CANAAN, CT, April 30, 2018 – Gridiron Capital, LLC (“Gridiron Capital”), a private investment firm, is pleased to announce the sale of Motion Recruitment Partners LLC (“MRP” or the “Company”), a leading provider of global recruitment solutions.  Headquartered in Boston, with services spanning 47 countries, Motion Recruitment is a leader in the talent acquisition industry. […]

April 2018

Gridiron Capital Named Best Middle Market Buyout Fund

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NEW CANAAN, CT, April 12, 2018 – Gridiron Capital, LLC (“Gridiron Capital”) has been selected as the 2018 Best Middle Market Buyout Fund by Private Equity Wire. Gridiron Capital was voted winner of the Best Middle Market Buyout Fund category by the Private Equity Wire readership, in the 2018 Private Equity Wire Global Awards. Thomas A. […]

March 2018

Gridiron Capital Announces Sale of Engage2Excel

Companies

NEW CANAAN, CT, March 8, 2018 – Gridiron Capital, LLC (“Gridiron Capital”), a private investment firm, is pleased to announce the sale of Engage2Excel (“E2E”), a leading provider of employee recognition, sales incentives, talent acquisition and consumer loyalty solutions and services. Headquartered in Statesville, North Carolina, E2E’s solutions focus on attracting, retaining, and engaging both employees […]

January 2018

Gridiron Capital Promotes Kevin Jackson to Managing Partner

Gridiron

NEW CANAAN, CT, January 31, 2018 – Gridiron Capital, LLC (“Gridiron Capital”) has announced effective January 1, 2018 Kevin Jackson has been promoted to Managing Partner joining Tom Burger and Gene Conese in that role. Mr. Jackson was previously part of the Firm’s investment committee and will continue in that capacity. Mr. Jackson joined Gridiron Capital […]