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January 31, 2023

Platinum Equity Completes Acquisition of High Temperature Solutions Business from Imerys for €930 Million

HTS to operate under Calderys brand and combine with pending Platinum acquisition HarbisonWalker International to create a global refractories provider with a comprehensive product portfolio and expanded reachLOS ANGELES and PARIS (January 31, 2023) – Platinum Equity today announced that the acquisition of Imerys SA’s High Temperature Solutions business (HTS) in a transaction valued at approximately €930 million has been completed.The com... Read more

HTS to operate under Calderys brand and combine with pending Platinum acquisition HarbisonWalker International to create a global refractories provid... Read more

HTS to operate under Calderys brand and combine with pending Platinum acquisition HarbisonWalker International to cr. Read more

January 31, 2023

Year In Review: Platinum Equity marks an impactful 2022 with new platforms, 61 add-ons, ESG strides and philanthropic outreach

After a record-breaking 2021 for M&A, deal activity slowed globally in 2022.The reasons for the slowdown are well-reported, but it was still a landmark year for Platinum Equity and its portfolio companies.There were transactions in Europe, a result of Platinum Equity’s commitment to the continent. There were significant exits. There was another example of the value Platinum Equity can provide to founder-owned businesses.The firm and its por... Read more

After a record-breaking 2021 for M&A, deal activity slowed globally in 2022.The reasons for the slowdown are well-reported, but it was still a lan... Read more

After a record-breaking 2021 for M&A, deal activity slowed globally in 2022.The reasons for the slowdown are well. Read more

January 04, 2023

Aventiv leadership tells Axios-sponsored panel discussion that access to technology can reduce recidivism

Aventiv Technologies CEO Dave Abel and advisory board chairwoman Teresa Hodge told Axios that access to technology can help reduce recidivism and improve outcomes for the incarcerated community. The two Aventiv representatives took part in an Axios-sponsored panel discussion for an online audience of policy makers. Abel, who was appointed CEO in 2020, said: “Aventiv is entirely focused on using technology to break this (recidivism) cycle.... Read more

Aventiv Technologies CEO Dave Abel and advisory board chairwoman Teresa Hodge told Axios that access to technology can help reduce recidivism and impr... Read more

Aventiv Technologies CEO Dave Abel and advisory board chairwoman Teresa Hodge told Axios that access to technology ca. Read more

December 29, 2022

Statement From Aventiv Technologies on the Martha Wright-Reed Just and Reasonable Communications Act of 2022

“We support the legislation and believe it is long overdue for our industry to stop fighting with reform-minded legislators and regulators. Instead, we have adopted a more collaborative approach that balances the needs of the incarcerated individuals and their families who use and pay for our services, and the corrections agencies that contract for them. “In stark contrast with many other providers of inmate communications services, we a... Read more

“We support the legislation and believe it is long overdue for our industry to stop fighting with reform-minded legislators and regulators. Instead,... Read more

“We support the legislation and believe it is long overdue for our industry to stop fighting with reform-minded leg. Read more

December 21, 2022

Aventiv Technologies Welcomes Agreement with New York AG Office

Dallas, TX – Aventiv Technologies today issued the following statement in support of its subsidiary company JPay, LLC’s agreement with the State of New York Attorney General’s office to provide free stamps to JPay consumers incarcerated at NYSDOCCS and pay a one-time $50,000.00 fine associated with customer service complaints regarding the operability of older generation media tablets at correctional facilities in New York State. “We... Read more

Dallas, TX – Aventiv Technologies today issued the following statement in support of its subsidiary company JPay, LLC’s agreement with the State... Read more

Dallas, TX – Aventiv Technologies today issued the following statement in support of its subsidiary company JPay,. Read more

December 14, 2022

Platinum Equity to Acquire HarbisonWalker International

HWI to join forces with Imerys SA’s High Temperature Solutions business, creating a global refractories provider with a comprehensive product portfolio and expanded reachLOS ANGELES (December 14, 2022) – Platinum Equity announced today the signing of a definitive merger agreement to acquire HarbisonWalker International (HWI), a supplier of refractory products and services in North America.Financial terms were not disclosed. The transaction is... Read more

HWI to join forces with Imerys SA’s High Temperature Solutions business, creating a global refractories provider with a comprehensive product portfo... Read more

HWI to join forces with Imerys SA’s High Temperature Solutions business, creating a global refractories provider wi. Read more

December 06, 2022

McGraw Hill Acquires Boards & Beyond, On-Demand Video Platform for Medical Students

Acquisition expands McGraw Hill’s position as a leading provider of trusted medical learning resources to students and professionals COLUMBUS, Ohio (December 6, 2022) – McGraw Hill today announced that it has acquired Ryan Medical Education LLC, d/b/a Boards & Beyond, a provider of on-demand video libraries and comprehensive online resources that help medical students efficiently learn fundamentals of medical basic sciences and clinica... Read more

Acquisition expands McGraw Hill’s position as a leading provider of trusted medical learning resources to students and professionals COLUMBUS, Oh... Read more

Acquisition expands McGraw Hill’s position as a leading provider of trusted medical learning resources to students . Read more

December 01, 2022

New Securus Originals’ Podcast Inspires Incarcerated Individuals to Focus on Building a Second Chance Beginning Day One of Incarceration

The “Day One with Andre Norman™” podcast is the most recent addition to Securus Technologies’ growing catalog of free restorative content for the incarcerated DALLAS, TX – Securus Technologies, an Aventiv company driving efforts to better serve the incarcerated through rehabilitative justice, today announced the availability of a new 12-episode podcast series on Securus Originals, titled “Day One with Andre Norman.” Created an... Read more

The “Day One with Andre Norman™” podcast is the most recent addition to Securus Technologies’ growing catalog of free restorative content for... Read more

The “Day One with Andre Norman™” podcast is the most recent addition to Securus Technologies’ growing catalo. Read more

November 30, 2022

Deluxe Acquires Post Haste Digital To Further Scale Capacity For Owned Dubbing and Media Services As Growth in Local Language Content Continues

LOS ANGELES, CA (November 30, 2022) – Deluxe, the global provider of cloud-based localization and distribution solutions to the world’s leading content production studios and distributors, announced today that it has acquired English Dubbing and Media Services Provider Post Haste Digital. The announcement was made by Chris Reynolds, Deluxe’s Executive Vice President and General Manager of Worldwide Localization and Fulfillment. With the ... Read more

LOS ANGELES, CA (November 30, 2022) – Deluxe, the global provider of cloud-based localization and distribution solutions to the world’s leading co... Read more

LOS ANGELES, CA (November 30, 2022) – Deluxe, the global provider of cloud-based localization and distribution solu. Read more

November 04, 2022

Platinum Equity’s development of first-time mentorship program for Jalen Rose Leadership Academy called ‘beneficial’ for students

For nine years, Platinum Equity has served as the presenting sponsor for the annual Jalen Rose Leadership Academy Celebrity Golf Classic, a major fundraising event for the public charter school located in the Detroit neighborhood of Rose’s youth.This year, in an effort to have more of an impact in the students’ lives, Platinum Equity introduced a new mentorship program for JRLA students the following day with the hope it will become an annual... Read more

For nine years, Platinum Equity has served as the presenting sponsor for the annual Jalen Rose Leadership Academy Celebrity Golf Classic, a major fund... Read more

For nine years, Platinum Equity has served as the presenting sponsor for the annual Jalen Rose Leadership Academy Cel. Read more