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12 Dec, 2016, 14:26 ET Roark Portfolio Company Driven Brands Acquires Texas-Based Express Lube

Driven Brands, a portfolio company of Roark and the nation's leading automotive franchisor, today announced the acquisition of...


28 Sep, 2016, 10:30 ET Roark Acquires Great Expressions Dental Centers

 Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm focused on consumer brands and multi-unit businesses, announced today that its...


08 Sep, 2016, 08:00 ET Jimmy John's Sells Majority Stake To Roark Capital

Jimmy John's Sandwiches, one of the largest and fastest-growing fast-casual restaurant brands in the nation, announced today that an affiliate of...


27 Jun, 2016, 09:50 ET Roark Capital Group Invests in Drybar

Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announced today that one of its affiliates has acquired a minority interest in Drybar,...


12 Jan, 2015, 10:00 ET Roark Capital Group Announces Closing of Fund IV at $2.5 Billion Hard Cap

 Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, is pleased to announce the closing in December 2014 of Roark Capital Partners IV LP...


26 Dec, 2013, 09:30 ET Roark Capital Group Closes Acquisition of CKE Restaurants, Marks 17th Restaurant Investment

Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announced today that an affiliate has acquired a majority stake in CKE Inc., including...


22 Jul, 2013, 08:00 ET Roark Capital Group Acquires Miller's Ale House

Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announced today that an affiliate had acquired 65 unit Miller's Ale House, a growing...


08 Oct, 2012, 09:45 ET Roark Capital Group Closes on $1.5 Billion Private Equity Fund

 Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity investment firm, today announced the closing of its third private equity fund,...


01 Oct, 2012, 07:23 ET Roark Capital Acquires Massage Envy

 Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm with a focus on investing in franchise and brand management companies, announced...


11 Sep, 2012, 14:48 ET Roark Capital Acquires The Home Service Store

 Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm announced today that it has acquired The Home Service Store. The Home Service...


02 Jul, 2012, 11:40 ET Roark Capital Acquires QualaWash Holdings

Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm that invests in environmental services companies, announced today that its affiliate has...


05 Jul, 2011, 08:45 ET Roark Capital Group Completes Acquisition of Arby's®

Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm that focuses on investing in franchise and brand management companies, announced today...


13 Jun, 2011, 07:30 ET Roark Capital Group Acquires Corner Bakery Cafe and Il Fornaio

Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announced today that its affiliates have acquired Il Fornaio (America) Corporation,...


10 Dec, 2010, 08:41 ET Roark Capital Group to Acquire Atkins Nutritionals

Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announced today that its affiliates have acquired Atkins Nutritionals, a leading...


16 Jun, 2008, 01:00 ET Roark Capital Group Acquires Primrose Schools

ATLANTA, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announced today that its affiliate has acquired...


01 Feb, 2008, 00:00 ET Roark Capital Group Closes Second Private Equity Fund

ATLANTA, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announces the final closing of its second...


11 Dec, 2007, 00:00 ET Roark Capital Group and Wood Structures Inc. Acquire Weyerhaeuser's Boston Wood Products Distribution Center

ATLANTA, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, has completed its acquisition of Weyerhaeuser's...


06 Nov, 2007, 00:00 ET Roark Capital Group Acquires Batteries Plus

ATLANTA, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announced today the acquisition of Batteries Plus....


28 Mar, 2007, 01:00 ET Roark Capital Group Acquires a Majority Interest in CyberCore Technologies

ATLANTA, March 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announces the acquisition of a controlling interest...


19 Dec, 2006, 00:00 ET Roark Capital Group Acquires the Assets of Millennium Funding Group

ATLANTA, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announced today the acquisition of Millennium...


14 Dec, 2005, 00:00 ET Roark Capital Group Acquires Ace Mortgage Funding

ATLANTA, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announced today that it has acquired a majority...


13 Sep, 2005, 01:00 ET Roark Capital Group Acquires Wood Structures, Inc.

ATLANTA, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announced today that it has acquired Wood...


09 Aug, 2005, 01:00 ET Roark Capital Group Acquires McAlister's Deli

ATLANTA, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announced today that it has acquired McAlister's...


01 Mar, 2005, 00:00 ET Roark Capital Group Raises $413 Million Private Equity Fund

ATLANTA, March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announced today the final closing of its first...


08 Sep, 2004, 01:00 ET Roark Capital Group Agrees to Acquire Cinnabon(R) and Seattle's Best Coffee(R) International

ATLANTA, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announced today that it has signed a...