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Mar 03, 2015

Bertram Capital Announces Investment in Clarus Glassboards

San Mateo, CA, March 3, 2015 – Bertram Capital today announced its investment in Clarus Glassboards, LLC (“Clarus”), a leading designer and manufacturer of branded glass markerboards and architectural glass systems serving a wide range of commerci... Read More »

Feb 05, 2015

Q&A: Bertram Capital’s Hellier Talks PE Portfolio Management and Evolving Strategies

David Hellier, Partner at Bertram Capital, oversees the firm’s business development team, where he directs sourcing, investment opportunity assessment and intermediary relationship development (see his full bio below). He was kind enough to contri... Read More »

Dec 03, 2014

Maxcess International Agrees To Acquire Fives North American Guiding Systems

OKLAHOMA CITY, Dec. 3, 2014 - Maxcess International Corporation ("Maxcess"), a portfolio company of Bertram Capital and a leading global provider of web handling systems and components, announced today its signing of definitive agreements to acqui... Read More »

Aug 06, 2014

Bertram Capital and ECS Tuning Rev Up the Automotive Aftermarket

Deal Marks Bertram Capital’s Twelfth Platform and Third Consumer Investment San Mateo, CA – AUGUST 6, 2014 – Bertram Capital today announced its investment in ECS Tuning, a rapidly growing automotive e-commerce company focused on the Audi, BMW, M... Read More »

Jan 14, 2014

Bertram Capital Acquires Maxcess International

San Mateo, California, January 14, 2014 - Bertram Capital announced today its acquisition of Maxcess International Holding Corporation (“Maxcess”), a leading global provider of guiding, winding, slitting and tension control systems for web fed con... Read More »

Oct 02, 2013

Bertram Capital Announces Acquisition of Rowmark

  San Mateo, CA, October 2, 2013 – Rowmark LLC (“Rowmark”), a leading manufacturer of highly engineered extruded plastic sheet used for engraving and specialty applications, announced today its partnership with Bertram Capital.  Based in Findlay,... Read More »

Jan 22, 2013

Bertram Capital Promotes Brian Wheeler to Partner

Bertram Capital, a private equity firm headquartered in San Mateo, California, is pleased to announce the promotion of Brian Wheeler to Partner. Mr. Wheeler, previously a Director at Bertram, has been with the firm since 2010 and has led the devel... Read More »

Jan 08, 2013

Bertram Capital Completes Acquisition of Webex, Inc

Bertram Capital announced today its acquisition of Webex, Inc. a leading manufacturer of precision engineered rolls and specialized systems for web handling and converting applications. Based in Neenah, WI, Webex marks Bertram's second platform in... Read More »

Dec 03, 2012

Bertram Capital Makes Growth Investment in Paula's Choice

Bertram Capital today announced its investment in Paula's Choice, a rapidly growing skin care and cosmetics company with distribution in 50 countries around the world. Paula's Choice is known for its unique content-driven ecommerce platform offeri... Read More »

Jul 24, 2012

Bertram Capital Completes $116M Sale of Author Solutions, Inc to Pearson

Bertram Capital announced today the sale of Author Solutions, Inc. (ASI) to Pearson plc (LSE: PSON; NYSE: PSO), the world's leading learning company and parent of Penguin Books Ltd, one of the largest traditional book publishers in the world. The ... Read More »