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Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company, Inc. is a private equity firm focused on making investments alongside talented managers in the middle market. We bring a unique set of capabilities to find companies and assist them in their strategic plan with the aim of ultimately driving value alongside the management teams. Above all, we believe in a culture of mutual respect and integrity, and strive to exhibit these values in all that we do.


August 16, 2018

HKW Announces Acquisition of Indigo Wild

Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company, Inc. ("HKW")announced on August 10, 2018, it closed on the acquisition of Indigo Wild, L.L.C. ("Indigo Wild"). Indigo Wild, headquartered in Kansas City, MO, is a manufacturer and distributor of bath, skin, home, and cleaning products, including the Zum product line, best known for its popular Zum Bar goat’s milk soap. Indigo Wild, founded in 1996 distributes its products through grocery, specialty, e-commerce, and direct-to-consumer channels.

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July 27, 2018

HKW Announces Sale of ProAct Services Corporation

HKW is pleased to announce that on July 26, 2018, it closed on the sale of ProAct Services. ProAct specializes in providing mobile air and water treatment solutions customized to meet the compliance of specific environmental issues. The buyer is Evoqua Water Technologies Corp.

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July 18, 2018

HKW Announces Add-On Acquisition by GCR, Inc.

GCR, Inc. (“GCR”), a portfolio company of Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company, Inc. (“HKW”) has announced the acquisition of MB3 Technologies, Inc. (“MB3”) on July 16, 2018. MB3, headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario, is a software development company focused on emergency grants management. This acquisition further strengthens GCR’s software solutions for public safety and disaster recovery.

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July 12, 2018

HKW Announces the ACG New York Healthcare/Pharma Deal of the Year for the Sale of GMD Distribution

GMD, a former portfolio company to HKW, was sold to McKesson in April of 2017. The award, presented to TM Capital, was voted on by a panel of judges from firms focused on middle market mergers & acquisitions.

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