Bridge Ventures Announces 3 New Years Eve Deals

January 3, 2013

For Immediate Release

Bridge Ventures announced today that it assisted in three transactions that closed on December 31, 2012.  This marked four deals for Bridge in month of December, bringing an already successful 2012 to a strong finish.

Bridge represented the sellers on an exclusive basis in all three transactions, which involved companies in the audiology and hearing aid industry located in Illinois, Texas, and Colorado.  Each deal involved the acquisition of a privately owned, local or regional company by a large, national provider in the same industry.  At the request of the parties involved, specific company names have been withheld.

Like most of Bridge’s clients, these companies operate in a rapidly consolidating industry.  Bridge’s experience with consolidating sectors and its extensive  industry contacts allowed it to attract multiple qualified and well-capitalized buyers.

Craig A. Castelli, Managing Director of Bridge’s Chicago office, led all three transactions. Continue reading

Bridge Ventures Assists in the Sale of a WV Hearing Aid Company

December 17, 2012

For Immediate Release

Bridge Ventures announced today that it assisted in the sale of a private hearing aid company based in West Virginia to a strategic buyer within the industry. Bridge represented the seller on an exclusive basis in the transaction. At the request of the parties involved, specific company names have been withheld.  The transaction closed on December 14, 2012.

Craig A. Castelli, Managing Director of Bridge Ventures, led the transaction. Continue reading

Bridge Ventures Assists in Sale of Texas Audiology Practice

August 10, 2012

For immediate release

Bridge Ventures assisted in the sale of a Texas audiology practice to the local subsidiary of a national retail chain.  The transaction, which closed on Thursday, August 9, involved the spin-off of an orphan location by an independently owned, multi-office practice in the Dallas/Fort Worth market.  The parties involved requested that their identities be withheld from public announcements.

Managing Director Craig Castelli led the deal for Bridge. Continue reading