WestView Sells Radiac Abrasives August 6, 2009 By JONATHAN MARINO

Marino, Jonathan
August 2009
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;8/10/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 32, p27
The article reports on the decision of WestView Capital Partners to sell Radiac Abrasives to Austria's Tyrolit Schleifmittelwerke Swarovski KG for an undisclosed sum. WestView Capital operated the firm from February 2006 until its sale. According to Jonathan Hunnicutt, a partner with WestView, the merger aims to expand the company's foothold by using strategic synervies. Among the portfolio holdings of WestView include OneNeck IT Services, Executive Health Resources and Body Central.


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