News

Monday, January 7, 2013
Network Announcement
Huron Capital's LeadingResponse Acquisition of IM Solutions Named Deal of the Year

Huron Capital, a sponsor of Michigan Network of IWIRC ("MIWIRC") won The M&A Advisor's "M&A Deal of the Year" award (between $25M-$50M) for 2012 with its IM Solutions transaction, where its portfolio LeadingResponse acquired IM Solutions in early 2012.  Huron Capital indicated that the deal brought new service capabilities, new customers, and an outstanding presence to its lead generation platform.  Huron Capital's Gretchen Perkins is a member of MWIRIC.  

Since 2002, The M&A Advisor has been honoring the leading M&A transactions, companies, and dealmakers. To learn more about these awards, visit www.maadvisor.com. Huron was named The M&A Advisor's "Private Equity Firm of the Year" for 2010.

Huron Capital is an operationally-focused private equity firm with a successful track record of making lower middle-market companies bigger and better. We invest up to $70 million to sponsor management buyouts, industry market-entry strategies, corporate carve-outs, and recapitalizations of niche manufacturing, specialty service, and value-added distribution companies having revenues up to $200 million. Huron seeks opportunities where it can help companies reach their full potential by combining its operational approach, capital, and transaction experience with proven operating executives who have the vision, experience, and commitment to grow their businesses.

Founded in 1999, Huron has acquired or invested in 61 companies with aggregate revenues in excess of $1 billion. Investments have been made in the USA and Canada in a variety of areas, including document management, education, healthcare products & services, specialty chemicals, specialty packaging, consumer products & apparel, home decor, engineering services, food & beverages, office furniture components, and laboratory testing. Huron Capital has raised over $600 million in committed equity through three private equity funds, and has offices based in Detroit and Toronto. For more information, visit www.huroncapital.com.

Join the IWIRC Community

A world of benefits is just a click away.

Learn more about membership benefits!

Member Testimonials

"Through IWIRC events I have met and developed a network of friends throughout the southeastern United States who provide encouragement and guidance as related to both IWIRC events and to me in my professional career. IWIRC events and the friends have been such an unexpected blessing in my life over the last year."

Jennifer B. Kimble, IWIRC Vice-Finance Director
New York Network