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December 2020
First Capital Partners, LLC ("FCP") is pleased to announce the sale of its portfolio company, Calcium Products, Inc. (“Calcium Products”), to an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners, Inc. Founded in 1987 and headquartered in Ames, IA, Calcium Products is a leading manufacturer of calcium-based fertilizers for row and specialty crop growers, as well as the professional turf industry. The company’s products are used to improve soil conditions and provide essential nutrients to maximize soil fertility and crop yields. FCP acquired Calcium Products in 2013 and was joined by GMB Capital Partners and...Read more
October 2016
First Capital Partners is pleased to announce its subordinated (mezzanine) debt and equity investment in Color Craft Graphic Arts, LLC ("CCGA"). Based in Manitowoc, Wisconsin, CCGA is a designer and manufacturer of paperboard-based folding carton...Read more
August 2016
Dave Paulmeyer has rejoined First Capital Partners as a vice president with responsibilities for investment origination and execution as well as working closely with portfolio companies. Dave originally joined First Capital Partners in 2007 as a...Read more
January 2016
First Capital Partners is pleased to announce a mezzanine and equity investment in Dental Milling Solutions, LLC, based in Scottsdale, AZ. The transaction involved acquiring four different companies, each of which had been doing business together...Read more
September 2015
First Capital Partners is pleased to announce the closing of a subordinated (mezzanine) debt and minority equity investment in Global Precision Products, LLC. Based in upstate New York, Global Precision Products specializes in close tolerance...Read more
October 2014
First Capital Partners is pleased to announce that Steve Heinen has joined its team as a managing director and will be heading the firm's recently opened Chicago office. First Capital Partners is a junior capital investment firm headquartered in...Read more
September 2014
First Capital Partners is pleased to announce the promotion of Andrew Kemp to managing director. Mr. Kemp joined the firm in 2010 as a principal and has had responsibility for originating, underwriting and managing investments in FCP Fund II, L.P...Read more
March 2014
Koontz Wagner Services provides electric motor repair and maintenance services as well as electrical contracting services. The company was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in South Bend, Indiana. Koontz Wagner has been serving the industrial,...Read more
July 2013
Labriola Baking Co. is a commercial baker of fresh and frozen artisan breads. The company was founded in 1993 by Rich Labriola and is headquartered in Alsip, Illinois. Its fresh breads are sold to grocers and restaurants in the Chicago area and...Read more
May 2013
We are pleased to announce our sixth and seventh investments from our $91 million Fund II: Calcium Products, Inc. We invested $8.0 million of mezzanine debt and equity in Calcium Products, Inc., a manufacturer of pelletized limestone and gypsum used...Read more