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Jeffrey Sweeney is an investment banker with years of experience in direct lending and corporate finance for small- to middle-market companies. He is the CEO and Managing Director of US Capital Partners, an innovator in small- to middle-market business lending. US Capital Partners has been providing prompt, innovative, and reliable financing solutions across the United States and abroad for more than a decade.

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Tuesday
Jun302015

US Capital Partners Provides $1.8 Million Term Loan for Central Texas Frame and Alignment, Inc.

US Capital Partners Inc. has put in place custom refinancing to support the continued growth of a full-service truck collision repair company.

SAN FRANCISCO, JUNE 2015 – US Capital Partners Inc. has provided over $1.8 million in refinancing for Central Texas Frame and Alignment, Inc. (“Central Texas”), located in Elm Mott and Waxahachie, Texas. US Capital Partners is a private investment bank that makes direct debt investments, participates in debt facilities, and underwrites debt and equity private placements for small and medium-sized businesses.

“We are extremely pleased to have provided this $1.8 million senior term loan for Central Texas,” said Jeffrey Sweeney, Chairman and CEO at US Capital Partners. “Central Texas approached us with a difficult refinancing request involving multiple borrowing entities, collateral types, and outstanding loans. US Capital Partners was able to provide complete custom refinancing backed by a government guarantee program to consolidate Central Texas’s debt at a lower cost and with longer amortization, while also providing additional working capital for the business.”

About Central Texas Frame and Alignment, Inc.

Central Texas is a full-service Texas-based truck collision repair company.  The company provides a variety of services including a truck body shop, truck paint shop, and truck frame shop, thereby handling all aspects of truck and trailer restoration.​ Established in 1979, Central Texas is a family-owned and operated business that has grown over the years to be an industry leader, combining experience and cutting-edge technology to provide customers with the highest quality service possible.

About US Capital Partners Inc.

Since 1998, US Capital Partners (www.uscapitalpartners.net) has been providing well-structured, custom financing solutions to private and public companies with $5 million to $100 million in sales. Headquartered in San Francisco, US Capital Partners is a full-service private investment bank that makes direct debt investments between $500,000 and $30 million, participates in debt facilities, and underwrites debt and equity private placements. The firm also offers financial advisory services for buy-side and sell-side engagements and for capital formation, including early-stage financings requiring equity or debt.

To learn more about how your business can secure the funding it needs, email Jeffrey Sweeney, Chairman and CEO, at jsweeney@uscapitalpartners.net or call (415) 889-1010.

Tuesday
Jun022015

US Capital Partners Provides Bridge Facility to a Multi-Million Dollar Transaction for Wham-O®

Private investment bank backs world-renowned American toy manufacturer and marketer, to support the accelerated growth of its recently launched lineup of new consumer brands.

SAN FRANCISCO, June 2015 – US Capital Partners Inc.has provided well-structured and timely bridge financing for Wham-O Marketing, Inc. (“Wham-O”), a global leader in the toy and lifestyle industries, to raise an investment facility to support strategic growth initiatives. Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, Wham-O manufactures and markets some of the most recognizable consumer brands in the world today, including Slip ’N Slide®, Hula Hoop®, Frisbee®, and Hacky Sack®.

Headquartered in San Francisco, US Capital Partners is a full-service private investment bank that makes direct debt investments between $500,000 and $30 million, participates in debt facilities, and underwrites debt and equity private placements. The firm has a proven track record in securing well-structured financing for middle market companies across a wide range of industries, and a history of successful closings in the consumer discretionary sector.

“We are extremely pleased to have provided timely bridge financing for this leading American toy manufacturing and marketing firm,” said Jeffrey Sweeney, Chairman and CEO at US Capital Partners. “Wham-O is at an inflection point in its international expansion, having just launched a range of additional new products and brands. US Capital Partners was able to provide a well-structured bridge facility quickly and efficiently to support the company’s continued growth.”

About Wham-O

With over 65 years of cultural and commercial significance, and with a lineup of consumer products that appeal to people of all ages, the Wham-O® brand remains synonymous with fun, play, and sport. Wham-O manufactures and markets some of the most recognizable consumer brands in the world today, from classics like Frisbee® discs, Slip ’N Slide® water slides, and Hula Hoop® toy hoops, to outdoor brands like Morey®, Boogie® body boards, Snow Boogie® sleds, and BZ® Pro Boards.

Wham-O is a company and lifestyle brand that is steeped in the American cultural tradition of classic, well-made products. Wham-O continues its success and entrepreneurial spirit by building smart alliances with inventors that are aligned with Wham-O’s mission of bringing new products to market that promote our ongoing commitment to the highest quality, and to bringing families, friends, and teammates together during every season of the year – indoors and out.

About US Capital Partners Inc.

Since 1998, US Capital Partners (www.uscapitalpartners.net) has been providing well-structured, custom financing solutions to private and public companies with $5 million to $100 million in sales. Headquartered in San Francisco, US Capital Partners is a full-service private investment bank that makes direct debt investments between $500,000 and $30 million, participates in debt facilities, and underwrites debt and equity private placements. The firm also offers financial advisory services for buy-side and sell-side engagements and for capital formation, including early-stage financings requiring equity or debt.

To learn more about how your business can secure the funding it needs, email Jeffrey Sweeney, Chairman and CEO, at jsweeney@uscapitalpartners.net or call (415) 889-1010.

Tuesday
May262015

US Capital Partners Provides $10 Million Facility for Pacific Contours Corporation

US Capital Partners Inc. has put in place financing to support the continued expansion of an award-winning leader in precision machining and assembly for the aerospace industry.

SAN FRANCISCO, May 2015 – US Capital Partners Inc. has provided a $10 million credit facility and term loan for Pacific Contours Corporation (“Pacific Contours”), located in Anaheim and Spring Valley, California. US Capital Partners is a private investment bank that makes direct debt investments, participates in debt facilities, and underwrites debt and equity private placements for small and medium-sized businesses.

“We are delighted to have provided this $10 million facility for Pacific Contours,” said Jeffrey Sweeney, Chairman and CEO at US Capital Partners. “Pacific Contours was locked in an inappropriate debt financing structure that was hindering its ability to grow. US Capital Partners leveraged the assets of the business to provide a larger, less restrictive credit facility for the company. The refinancing better matches Pacific Contours’ working capital needs and its borrowing base, helping the company pursue its business growth objectives.”

About Pacific Contours Corporation

Pacific Contours Corporation specializes in precision machining and assembly of high-demand products for the aerospace industry. In 2008, Pacific Contours acquired Jaycraft Corporation, making it one of the largest female-owned companies in the aerospace industry. The acquisition also broadened the scope of Pacific Contours beyond the aerospace industry by adding a full array of hard metal turning, machining, and precision grinding capabilities. Committed to excellence, Pacific Contours has won numerous awards in the industry, including Anaheim Business Awards, the Nunn-Perry Award, and a range of prestigious Boeing awards.

About US Capital Partners Inc.

Since 1998, US Capital Partners (www.uscapitalpartners.net) has been providing well-structured, custom financing solutions to private and public companies with $5 million to $100 million in sales. Headquartered in San Francisco, US Capital Partners is a full-service private investment bank that makes direct debt investments between $500,000 and $30 million, participates in debt facilities, and underwrites debt and equity private placements. The firm also offers financial advisory services for buy-side and sell-side engagements and for capital formation, including early-stage financings requiring equity or debt.

To learn more about how your business can secure the funding it needs, email Jeffrey Sweeney, Chairman and CEO, at jsweeney@uscapitalpartners.net or call (415) 889-1010.

Tuesday
May192015

US Capital Partners Provides $1.5 Million Facility for Educational and Hygiene Products Distributor

US Capital Partners Inc. has refinanced an expanding worldwide distributor of educational publications and personal care products.

SAN FRANCISCO, May 2015 – US Capital Partners Inc. has provided a $1.5 million asset-based line of credit for an expanding distribution business headquartered in the Northeastern United States. US Capital Partners is a private investment bank that makes direct debt investments, participates in debt facilities, and underwrites debt and equity private placements for small and medium-sized businesses.

“We are extremely pleased to have provided this $1.5 million accounts receivable and inventory line of credit for an expanding global distributor of educational publications and personal hygiene products,” said Jeffrey Sweeney, Chairman and CEO at US Capital Partners. “The company approached US Capital Partners to refinance an existing bank loan and put in place a more flexible, scalable asset-based facility. US Capital Partners was able to provide a line of credit that provides additional working capital for this expanding enterprise and better supports the ongoing growth and payables management of the business going forward.”

About the Company

This Northeast-based distributor provides both educational publications and personal care products to a wide range of customers across the United States and abroad. The company offers a comprehensive suite of book and multimedia services for public, academic, government, and specialty libraries worldwide. The company also provides DVDs, CDs, and electronic books ordered directly from publishers or wholesalers. Its personal care products division offers a wide array of products, including health and hygiene kits customized to order.

About US Capital Partners Inc.

Since 1998, US Capital Partners (www.uscapitalpartners.net) has been providing well-structured, custom financing solutions to private and public companies with $5 million to $100 million in sales. Headquartered in San Francisco, US Capital Partners is a full-service private investment bank that makes direct debt investments between $500,000 and $30 million, participates in debt facilities, and underwrites debt and equity private placements. The firm also offers financial advisory services for buy-side and sell-side engagements and for capital formation, including early-stage financings requiring equity or debt.

To learn more about how your business can secure the funding it needs, email Jeffrey Sweeney, Chairman and CEO, at jsweeney@uscapitalpartners.net or call (415) 889-1010.

Tuesday
May052015

US Capital Partners Provides $30 Million Credit Facility for LESS Institute

US Capital Partners Inc. has put in place scalable financing to support the continued expansion of a nationwide provider of outpatient spine and orthopedic treatments.

SAN FRANCISCO, May 2015 – US Capital Partners Inc. has provided a $30 million line of credit for LESS Institute (“LESS”), a network of surgery centers offering best-in-class outpatient and surgical care services across the United States. US Capital Partners is a private investment bank that makes direct debt investments, participates in debt facilities, and underwrites debt and equity private placements for small and medium-sized businesses.

“We are delighted to have provided this flexible and scalable facility for LESS,” said Jeffrey Sweeney, Chairman and CEO at US Capital Partners. “Despite being a profitable and expanding business, LESS had difficulty securing traditional bank financing, because accounts receivable from medical settlements are generally deemed ineligible for financing by most traditional lenders. US Capital Partners performed a detailed analysis of the company’s proprietary billing systems and processes to better understand its operations. This allowed US Capital Partners to then structure and provide a customized $30 million facility for LESS.”

Over the past six years, LESS has been expanding its network of surgeons and its geographical footprint across the United States. The new financing by US Capital Partners provides additional growth capital and working capital for LESS to pursue its expansion plans. US Capital Partners has a strong track-record in providing best-in-class financing for middle market businesses across the United States, with a special focus on speed, structure, and efficiency of execution.

About LESS Institute

LESS Institute was founded on the principle that surgical care should be safe, affordable, and deliver quality results. The company offers a network of surgery centers that provide outpatient spine and orthopedic treatments using carefully selected surgeons and a customized, proprietary billing system for patients’ insurance providers and legal settlements. Over the past six years LESS has expanded from Florida to multiple states, including Texas and Ohio, with further growth under way.

About US Capital Partners Inc.

Since 1998, US Capital Partners (www.uscapitalpartners.net) has been providing well-structured, custom financing solutions to private and public companies with $5 million to $100 million in sales. Headquartered in San Francisco, US Capital Partners is a full-service private investment bank that makes direct debt investments between $500,000 and $30 million, participates in debt facilities, and underwrites debt and equity private placements. The firm also offers financial advisory services for buy-side and sell-side engagements and for capital formation, including early-stage financings requiring equity or debt.

To learn more about how your business can secure the funding it needs, email Jeffrey Sweeney, Chairman and CEO, at jsweeney@uscapitalpartners.net or call (415) 889-1010.