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November 15, 1999
Castle Harlan Announces Purchase Of West Coast Restaurant Chain

NEW YORK, November 15, 1999 - Castle Harlan, Inc., the New York merchant bank, announced today it had acquired Marie Callender's Restaurant & Bakery, a chain of family restaurants best known for its freshly baked pies, in a transaction valued…

October 20, 1999
Castle Harlan Announces Australasian Buyout Partnership With Private Equity Firm In Australia

NEW YORK, October 20, 1999 - Castle Harlan, Inc., the New York merchant bank, announced today it had agreed to acquire a 50 percent stake in the business of private equity manager Australian Mezzanine Investments Pty. Limited (AMIL) in order…

October 13, 1999
Two Portfolio Managers Join Carret & Company

NEW YORK, October 13, 1999 - Carret and Company, the New York money management firm, announced today that two experienced and successful equity portfolio managers -- Arthur Gray, Jr. and R. Stephen Bartholow, Jr. -- had joined the firm. William…

August 24, 1999
Worldwide Flight Services Makes Second Acquisition of Month

FORT WORTH, Texas, August 24, 1999 -- Worldwide Flight Services, one of the world's largest providers of ground services to the aviation industry, announced today its second acquisition within two weeks - Aerolink International, Inc., of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Terms of…

August 16, 1999
New Acquisition By Worldwide Flight Services Expands Global Operations To 82 Airports

FORT WORTH, Texas, August 16 - Worldwide Flight Services, one of the world's largest providers of ground services to the aviation industry, announced today the purchase of Miami Aircraft Support, Inc. (MAS), of Miami, Florida, in a transaction valued at…

August 11, 1999
Commemorative Brands Names New President, Chief Executive

AUSTIN, Texas, August 11 - Commemorative Brands, Inc., one of the nation's largest manufacturers and sellers of class rings for high school and college students, announced today the appointment of David G. Fiore as president and chief executive officer, effective…

June 23, 1999
Castle Harlan Portfolio Company Acquires Another Mold Maker

NEW YORK, June 23 - Castle Harlan, Inc., the New York-based merchant bank, announced today that StackTeck Systems Incorporated, the largest independent plastic injection mold-maker in North America, has acquired Unique Mould Makers Limited of Toronto in a transaction valued…

June 02, 1999
Worldwide Flight Services Names Dunkerley COO

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 2, 1999 -- Worldwide Flight Services, one of the world's leading providers of ground services to the aviation industry, announced today the appointment of Mark Dunkerley as chief operating officer, a new position. Dunkerley will be…

April 05, 1999
Castle Harlan Fund Completes Purchase of AMR Services

NEW YORK, April 5 - Castle Harlan, Inc., the New York merchant bank, said today a private equity investment fund it manages had completed the acquisition of AMR Services, a subsidiary of AMR Corporation, the parent of American Airlines. The…

March 01, 1999
Investment Group Led by Castle Harlan of the U.S. Acquires Acid Salts Businesses From BP Amoco

The Verdugt B.V. group of acid salts businesses, headquartered at Tiel, the Netherlands, has been sold by BP Amoco to a group of investors led by New York merchant bank Castle Harlan in conjunction with principals of US Salt and…

December 28, 1998
Castle Harlan In AgreementTo Acquire AMR Services

NEW YORK, December 28, 1998 - Castle Harlan Inc., the New York merchant bank, announced today that it had signed a definitive agreement to acquire AMR Services, a subsidiary of AMR Corporation, the parent of American Airlines. The terms were…

December 10, 1998
Luther's Bar-B-Q Completes Management Led Buyout

Houston, TX - December 10, 1998 - The management of Luther's Bar-B-Q, Inc. (Luther's®) together with Castle Harlan Partners III, L.P., a $630 million private equity fund managed by Castle Harlan, Inc. (Castle Harlan), a New York merchant bank, has…

December 08, 1998
Fixed-Income Manager Joins Carret and Company

NEW YORK, December 8, 1998 - James R. Tesone, a highly regarded fixed-income portfolio manager, has joined Carret and Company, the New York money management firm, as senior managing director and chief investment officer - fixed income. The appointment was…

October 01, 1998
Castle Harlan Forms Holding Company, Acquires Plastic Mold Manufacturer

NEW YORK, October 1, 1998 - Castle Harlan Inc., the New York merchant bank, announced today the formation of a holding company, StackTeck Systems Incorporated, the largest independent plastic injection mold-maker in North America with expected 1998 sales of $40…

May 29, 1998
Castle Harlan Sells Its Stake In Synthetic Diamond Maker

NEW YORK, May 29, 1998 - Castle Harlan, Inc., the New York merchant bank, announced today the sale of its majority interest in U.S. Synthetic Corporation, the world's largest independent manufacturer of synthetic diamonds used in oil and gas drill…

February 20, 1998
Castle Harlan Completes Purchase Of Compression Services Company

NEW YORK, February 20, 1998 - Castle Harlan, Inc., the New York merchant bank, announced today it had completed the acquisition of the compression services division of Tidewater, Inc. (NYSE: TDW) in a $360 million transaction. The division, which had…

February 06, 1998
Castle Harlan Fund Purchases Marine Accessories Company

NEW YORK, February 6, 1998 - Castle Harlan, Inc., the New York merchant bank, announced today the acquisition of Land 'N' Sea, Inc., one of the largest distributors of marine accessories to the recreational boating industry. The purchase price was…

February 02, 1998
Castle Harlan Completes Sale Of MAG Aerospace, Leader in Aircraft Toilets And Trash Compactors

NEW YORK, February 2, 1998 - Castle Harlan, Inc., the New York merchant bank, announced today it had completed the sale of MAG Aerospace Industries, Inc., the world's leading manufacturer of aircraft toilets and trash compactors, to Zodiac S.A., a…

December 21, 1997
Castle Harlan To Sell MAG Aerospace, World Leader In Aircraft Toilets, Trash Compactors, For $180 Million

NEW YORK, December 21, 1997 - Castle Harlan, Inc., the New York merchant bank, announced today that an investment partnership it manages had signed a definitive agreement to sell MAG Aerospace Industries, Inc., the worldwide leader in aircraft sanitation systems…

December 18, 1997
Agrees To Purchase Top Compression Service Company

NEW YORK, December 18,1997 - Castle Harlan, Inc., the New York merchant bank, announced today that an investment partnership it man-ages had signed a definitive agreement to acquire Tidewater Compression Service, Inc., a division of Tidewater, Inc. (NYSE: TDW), of…

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