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Winners and Losers in the Trucking Industry During COVID-19

Trucking has been one of the most impacted industries during this public health crisis-induced depression. Nearly 90,000 truck drivers lost their jobs during the first month of the pandemic in April. The biggest loss of employment by the industry that has ever been recorded, with data dating back as far as 1990. In the United … Continued

ACT Capital Advisors Announces Launch of COVID-19 Resource Center

ACT has launched a new section of its website dedicated to helping business owners find the best financing options ACT Capital Advisors has formed a cross-functional Corona Virus Response Team to assist business owners in navigating the rapidly changing economic, financial, and policy environments impacted by COVID-19. The Team has compiled information that assists business … Continued

ACT Capital Advisors Represents Rainier Welding, Inc in its Sale to Ranch Creek Partners, LLC

ACT Capital Advisors is pleased to announce the acquisition of their client, Rainier Welding, Inc by Ranch Creek Partners, LLC. Rainier Welding specializes in fabricated steel structures used in the transportation and marine sectors. ACT’s deal team included Michael Vanderslice, Managing Director and Chris Sheppard, Vice President. The shareholders of Rainier Welding were seeking an … Continued

How to Work Through Change

Change and conflict are both inevitable and constant. However, the reactions to change differ depending on the impact, severity, sense of personal control/ involvement, cultural expectations and environmental factors. Using various sources, I developed a model that describes the different reactions to change. Generally, there are four observable behaviors: Denial Denial can vary from a … Continued

ACT Capital Advisors Closes a Record Number of Deals in 2019

ACT Capital Advisors is pleased to announce 14 closed transactions for 2019, making it another record-breaking year. In addition, ACT’s average transaction size was up over 40% from 2018.  Bob Hild, ACT’s Chairman said, “I would like to thank our team of professionals for their outstanding performance in 2019. In 2019 we continued to expand … Continued

10 Common Mistakes Small Business Owners Make

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ACT Capital Advisors Advises Assured Technology Solutions on its Sale to Savara Holdings, Inc.

ACT Capital Advisors is pleased to announce the sale of Assured Technology Solutions (ATS) to Savara Holdings, Inc.  ACT acted as the advisor to ATS. Founded in 2001, ATS is an IT Solutions and Managed Services Provider (MSP) specializing in network infrastructure and desktop support services. The Company’s approach is to partner with its business clients … Continued

ACT Capital Advises Regtech Innovator Erado Corporation on its Sale to Zix Corporation

ACT Capital Advisors (ACT) is pleased to announce that it advised Erado Corporation on its sale to Zix Corporation (Zix), (Nasdaq: ZIXI), a leader in email security. With the acquisition, Zix strengthens its comprehensive archiving solutions with unified archiving, supervision, security, and messaging solutions for customers that demand bundled services. With more than 18,000 customers … Continued

Specialty Grading & Paving Contractor

ACT is pleased to offer a paving and grading contractor specializing in the construction of parking lots, tennis courts, and driveways for the commercial, industrial, residential, and public works markets in the Puget Sound. The Company offers decorative asphalt paving and is the only company in the region to offer this service. The Company utilizes … Continued

Unique Rustic Furniture Retailer & Custom Manufacturer

ACT is pleased to offer a rustic furniture and accessory retailer and custom manufacturer located in Idaho. The Company offers rustic furniture for the bedroom, living room, dining and office, as well as upholstered furniture and a variety of rustic lighting, mantles, beddings, artwork, and more.  A large portion of the furniture is American-made, with … Continued

Arizona Advanced Spray Drying Company

ACT is pleased to offer for acquisition a fast-growing, highly profitable, industry leading advanced Spray Drying company. The Company has designed and patented the most advanced process for taking “liquid formulations” and converting them to “powder substances”. “Powdered” products are much easier to transport, handle, and store, as well as provide a longer, more stable … Continued

Acoustical Ceiling Installation Contractors

ACT Capital Advisors is pleased to make available two separate acoustical ceiling installation contractors in contiguous geographies.  Together, their service areas completely cover the state in which they are located, as well as surrounding geographies.  Each company may be purchased separately, or both may be purchased concurrently.  Those interested will receive two separate CIMs or … Continued

Premier Drilling & Geophysical Contractors

ACT is pleased to offer two companies that provide environmental, geophysical, and geotechnical site assessment services. Although separate corporations, the companies are owned by the same group, provide similar services, yet serve two different markets in the United States. The Companies specialize in the acquisition of subsurface data for the environmental, geotechnical, and construction communities.  … Continued

Non-Asset Based Third-Party Logistics Company

ACT Capital is pleased to offer an agent-based Non-Asset Third Party Logistics Company for acquisition. Founded in 1978 and headquartered in Western Canada, the Company provides freight and transportation brokerage services to clients throughout North America.  Company Overview #212002 Confidentiality Agreement #212002 Confidentiality Agreement #212002 (E-Sign with Citrix RightSignature) If you are interested in pursuing … Continued

Cloud-Based Location Analytics Platform

ACT Capital is pleased to offer a Cloud-Based Location Analytics Platform for acquisition. The Company is a leader in cloud-based device detection and presence analytics, with over 600 million unique devices monitored around the world. The Company was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in California. Company Overview #211401 Confidentiality Agreement #211401 (PDF Download) Confidentiality … Continued

Specialty Grocer, Café, Catering & Online Food Retailer

ACT is pleased to offer for acquisition a specialty food store, café, catering, and e-commerce company. The Company offers a complete food shopping experience, with a focus of providing its customers with quality and locally sourced foods. In addition, the Company has its own line of branded products. The Company has developed  strong customer relationships … Continued