Hudson Ferry Makes Furniture Move

Marino, Jonathan
April 2010
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;4/5/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 14, p38
This article reports on the acquisition by private equity (PE) firm Hudson Ferry Capital of Contrax Furnishings, a Florida-based manufacturer of furniture for classrooms. Hudson Ferry Capital partner Bruce Robertson claims that the education sector is a very stable industry. He adds that most of the firm's growth under its new investors will come through organic development. Robertson notes that the PE firm is in the process of becoming a small business investment company (SBIC) fund, which he estimated will make as many as 12 deals.


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