Halifax Announces the Sale of Nutrition Physiology Company

WASHINGTON, DC – January 13, 2016 – The Halifax Group, a leading U.S. middle market private equity firm, announced today that its portfolio company, NPC Guardian Holdings LLC, has signed an agreement to sell its interest in Nutrition Physiology Holdings LLC and Guardian Food Technologies LLC (collectively “NPC”), to The Chr. Hansen Group, a global bioscience… Read more »


Conference: Private Equity Investing In Franchise Companies

Halifax’s Chris Cathcart, along with more than 20 other franchise experts, will be speaking at the “Private Equity Investing in Franchise Companies” conference at the end of the month.  This Capital Roundtable encore conference is designed to discuss how the scope of franchising is changing and why private equity firms are succeeding with franchisors and… Read more »


Animal Supply Company Announces New Chief Executive Officer

IRVING, TX (PRWEB) – January 11, 2016 – Animal Supply Company(“ASC”), a national leader in pet food and supplies distribution, has named distribution and consumer products veteran Donald P. McIntyre as Chief Executive Officer, effective February 1, 2016. With an extensive background at some of the nation’s leading distribution and consumer product companies, Mr. McIntyre’s leadership… Read more »


Halifax Participates in 2015 Franchise Success Summit

Chris Cathcart, along with Halifax river guide Ken Walker (former Chairman, International Franchise Association and retired CEO of Driven Brands) are featured speakers at the upcoming 2015 Franchise Success Summit to be held in Raleigh, North Carolina October 26 & 27.  The 4th Annual  2015 Franchise Success Summit will provide CEOs an opportunity to speak peer to peer… Read more »


Halifax Announces the Sale of Caring Brands International

Marks Successful Exit of a Leading Worldwide Home Health Franchisor WASHINGTON, DC – September 29, 2015 – The Halifax Group, a leading private equity firm that partners with management to invest in entrepreneurial companies, announced today that it has sold Sunrise, Florida-based Caring Brands International (Caring Brands).  Caring Brands is a leading franchisor of home… Read more »


Panel Discussion: Generate the Right Deal Flow

The Halifax Group’s Chris Cathcart joins an Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors chapter meeting and panel session next week titled “Generate the Right Deal Flow – A Private Equity Perspective”.  Designed for M&A advisors, the panel will discuss guidelines for intermediaries and deal sourcing strategies. The Alliance of M&A Advisors DC/MD/VA chapter meeting will be… Read more »


Envision Pharma Group Acquires Alligent Biopharm Consulting

HORSHAM, UK –  9 September, 2015 –Envision Pharma Group (“Envision”), an innovative, technology-enabled scientific communications company focused on the biopharma and medical device industries, announced today that it has acquired Alligent Biopharm Consulting LLC (“Alligent”).  Alligent is a leading Medical Affairs agency that develops and delivers strategically-focused, integrated and aligned medical communications solutions to the… Read more »


Molly Fitzpatrick returns to Halifax as a Vice President

The Halifax Group is thrilled to announce that Molly Fitzpatrick has returned to the firm as a Vice President after recently earning an MBA from Harvard Business School .  Molly was previously an associate in our Washington, DC office. Before joining Halifax as an associate in 2011, Molly worked on middle market sell-side advisory deals and equity underwriting… Read more »


Dan Bronson joins Halifax as Vice President

The Halifax Group is pleased to announce that Dan Bronson has joined the firm as a Vice President.  Before joining Halifax, Dan was a Consultant with Bain & Company, where he advised corporate and private equity clients on strategic and operational matters.  Prior to that, he was an Associate with Code Hennessy & Simmons, where he focused… Read more »