NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ACG New York and The M&A Advisor announced the winners of the 4th Annual ACG New York Champion’s Awards on Thursday, June 19th at the 2014 Awards Gala to a jubilant, sold-out crowd at the Metropolitan Club, New York, NY. Delos Capital’s Acquisition of California Paints Corporation was named a winner for the Leveraged Buyout of the Year (Under $100MM).
An independent body of experts representing a cross-section of the middle market industry selected the winning deals and dealmakers from among finalists.
“We celebrate outstanding individuals, firms, and transactions that have helped drive America’s middle market,” said Martin Okner, President of ACG New York. “In so doing, we also recognize middle-market private capital’s important contribution to our national well-being. The middle market accounts for over 43 million U.S. jobs and 33% of U.S. GDP.”
“Delos Capital was chosen from over 350 nominating companies to receive the award. It gives us great pleasure to recognize Delos Capital and bestow upon you our highest honor for M&A firms and professionals,” said David Fergusson, President, The M&A Advisor. “Delos Capital represents the best of the M&A industry in 2014 and earned these honors by standing out in a group of very impressive finalists.”
In addition, the ceremony also paid tribute to Kenneth J. Kencel, Vice Chairman, Carlyle GMS Finance, as recipient of its 2014 Peter Hilton Founder's Award; and Robert Landis, a Partner at The Riverside Company, as the recipient of this year's ACG New York Chapter Leadership Award.
For a complete list of the 4th Annual ACG New York Champion’s Awards winners please CLICK HERE.
Delos Capital is a lower-middle market private equity firm based in New York City. The Fund was formed in 2013 to invest in complex processes through Control Buyouts, Strategic Partnerships and Distressed Buyouts in companies with EBITDA of $10 - $30 million.
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