CEO Pearl of Wisdom
"Continuous learning does not stop when becoming a CEO…..only the perspective changes to learning how to integrate multiple disciplines that have different cultures all the while being able to process diverse and complex information."
Vince Monteparte, CEO Miro Technologies - a former Solis portfolio company
Virgin Media Chooses gen-E’s Resolve Event Management Automation Solution
gen-E , a Solis Capital Partners portfolio company, announced that Virgin Media has selected the company’s Resolve Event Management software to decrease operational costs and improve network uptime.
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Dan Lubeck: Working with a new investor/partner
Four critical steps to help your company achieve success
If your company is sold in part or whole, there will be change. It is inevitable and generally sought. It is hard, particularly if the company was yours.
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Solis Capital Partners Fully Realizes Its First Fund Through The Sale of Tigers Ltd. to GeoPost S.A.
Transaction contributes to superior Solis I returns
Solis Capital Partners (Solis), a lower middle-market private equity firm, today announced the sale of its majority interest in Tigers Ltd. (Tigers), a global transportation and logistics provider, to GeoPost S.A. (GeoPost), Europe’s second largest express parcel carrier.
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Solis Capital Partners closes Fund II
Fundamentals-based investment approach garners investor support
NEWPORT BEACH, CA – May 1, 2013 – Solis Capital Partners (Solis), a lower middle-market private equity firm, today announced the closing of its second fund, Solis II, at $61 million in capital commitments.
Craig Dupper: Four mistakes business owners make when preparing their company for sale
The old term "putting lipstick on a pig" refers to prettying up a mediocre asset right before you want to sell it. Prior to marketing, the seller makes changes that cause things to look better than they really are under the surface. There is little difference between a cheap paint job on a used car to hide rust or new carpet in a house to cover cracks in the foundation and short-term cosmetic changes at a company justified as "preparing for sale."
Dan Lubeck : Critical Mass for Business with Ric Franzi
Dan Lubeck discusses the role private equity plays in helping small businesses unlock their true potential and how business owners can develop a framework to determine their firm's value.