Briarcliff Manor, New York, December 17, 2013 – Saw Mill Capital Partners L.P., a private equity investment fund managed by Saw Mill Capital LLC (“Saw Mill”), together with the management of Janus International Corporation (“Janus”), announced today the acquisition of Janus, a leading manufacturer of corrugated steel roll‐up doors for the self‐storage industry and other commercial applications. The terms of the transaction have not been disclosed.
“I'm very pleased to have Saw Mill as our partner. Saw Mill’s strategic resources and investment approach will help accelerate our growth, both organically and through acquisition, allowing us to continue to provide superior products and services to our customers” commented David Curtis, Founder and CEO.
Scott Rivard, a Principal at Saw Mill Capital, said, “We are excited about the opportunity to partner with David Curtis and the team at Janus. The company is the clear leader in serving the growing self‐storage and commercial door markets. We will look to build on the company’s proven high quality products and unmatched installation services to expand its market position in the U.S. and internationally.”
Janus International Corporation
Headquartered in Temple, Georgia, Janus International Corporation is the leading manufacturer of corrugated steel roll‐up doors designed for the self‐storage, industrial and commercial door markets. The company primarily manufactures light duty self‐storage doors and hallway systems produced from coiled steel. Janus operates through six locations in the U.S. and United Kingdom and is the largest domestic self‐storage door manufacturer. Janus is led by David Curtis and a strong senior management team, with over 130 years of combined experience in the commercial/self‐storage door industry.
About Saw Mill Capital LLC
Based in Briarcliff Manor, NY, Saw Mill Capital LLC is an operations‐oriented private equity firm focused on acquiring businesses with $40‐150 million in revenues that can be meaningfully grown organically and through acquisitions. Saw Mill Capital partners with senior leadership teams to make control investments in businesses headquartered in North America. Saw Mill brings capital and unique resources to help companies reach their full potential by working collaboratively with senior leadership to create effective business strategies, implement best practices, and provide global market expertise. To learn more about Saw Mill Capital, please visit www.sawmillcapital.com or contact any of the firm members listed.