New Investors Join the Team at Prince

Ryan, Thomas J.
September 2007
SGB;Sep2007, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Nautic Partners private equity firm has invested in Prince Inc., a sporting goods manufacturer specializing in tennis, replacing Prince's former investment partner Lincolnshire Equity Fund II LP. Prince's chief executive officer, George Napier, and Chris Crosby, Nautic Partners' managing director, are quoted commenting on the deal.


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