DALLAS, Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Generational Equity, a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately held and family-owned businesses, is pleased to announce that The M&A Advisor has recognized Generational Equity's merger of US Logistics with Ranger International Services Group as one of its "Deals of the Decades." The award was announced at The M&A Advisor's annual celebration in New York on Monday, December 12th.
The transaction combining US Logistics with Ranger International originally won The M&A Advisor's Deal of the Year Award in 2009. US Logistics, Inc. is a North Carolina company specializing in the maintenance, modification, and overhaul of tactical vehicles and aircraft. Ranger International Services Group is a private equity consolidator based in Greenville, South Carolina.
Tom Staszak, Generational Equity's lead managing director for the transaction, stated, "There were a large number of investment groups interested in the government outsourcing area. US Logistics explored a wide range of potential growth strategies before deciding to partner with Ranger and CAV International. It is a testament to the outstanding organization created by the US Logistics team that there was a significant amount of interest in the company. Mr. Boyce chose a strong partner that is committed to the rapid growth and long-term success of US Logistics to enable the strongest future for the Company and its personnel."
The "Deals of the Decade" celebration served as the grand opening reception to the 2011 M&A Advisor Summit, featuring the 10th Annual M&A Awards Gala. This event brought together leading dealmakers and M&A thought leaders for an exclusive assembly in New York on December 12th and 13th.
"The award winners represent the best of the M&A industry in 2011 and earned these honors by standing out in a group of very impressive finalists," said Roger Aguinaldo, CEO and Founder of The M&A Advisor. "From the lower middle market transaction to the multi-billion dollar Deal of the Year, we are recognizing the leading transactions, firms and individuals that represent the highest levels of performance."
"To be recognized by leading experts in our industry is quite rewarding," stated Ryan Binkley, President of Generational Equity. "This deal, which we closed during some very troubling economic conditions, shows the skill and experience of our deal teams and the professionalism which we bring to every client."
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About Generational Equity
Generational Equity provides mergers, acquisitions, strategic growth advisory services, and information for privately held and family-owned businesses to exit their business successfully. Generational Equity uses a four-phase approach that includes education, financial analysis and reporting, sales documentation and deal-making ability to offer business owners an unparalleled level of commitment and experience, all focused on helping to release the generational equity and wealth in every business. Generational Equity is headquartered in Dallas, TX, and has more than 200 professionals. For more information visit the following websites at www.genequityco.com, www.gecpress.com, or http://blog.genequityco.com/.
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