Briarcliff Manor, New York, January 27, 2016 -- Saw Mill Capital Partners II, LP and affiliated private equity investment funds managed by Saw Mill Capital LLC (“Saw Mill”), together with the management of Wolf-Gordon, Inc. (“Wolf-Gordon”), announced today the acquisition of Wolf-Gordon, a value-added designer and specialty distributor of wallcoverings and interior building products. The terms of the transaction have not been disclosed. This is the first investment in Saw Mill’s most recent private equity fund.
Rick Wolf, President of Wolf-Gordon, commented, “I am confident that this relationship will lead our business to new heights. Having interacted significantly with their team, I have seen that Saw Mill is aligned with Wolf-Gordon’s values, and with our short- and long-term vision. I believe that this is the right partner that will help bring us into our next phases of growth.”
Scott Rivard, a Partner at Saw Mill Capital, said, “Wolf-Gordon is one of the most recognized brands in commercial wallcoverings and has successfully expanded into new products and markets. We are excited to partner with Rick Wolf and his team to grow the business and support Wolf-Gordon’s commitment to design leadership and service to its customers.”
Wolf-Gordon is an American design company offering designers a wide range of interior surfacing products united by the common qualities of excellent design and dependable performance. Founded in 1967 as a comprehensive source for wallcoverings, its product line has since added upholstery and drapery textiles, paints, and Wink, a clear, dry-erase coating. Through its collaborations with leading national and international designers and in its Design Studio, Wolf-Gordon continues to develop new work that is provocative, inspiring, and of our time. Wolf-Gordon sales representatives are based in all major markets in the United States.
About Saw Mill Capital
Based in Briarcliff Manor, New York, Saw Mill Capital is a private equity firm that acquires manufacturing, industrial and commercial service, and specialty distribution businesses with enterprise values of $25 million to $200 million. Since 1997, Saw Mill Capital has been partnering with management teams to help successful businesses reach their full potential.