Dennis Monroe Comments in QSR on VC Funding for Early-Stage Restaurant Concepts

An article “Is Venture Capital Right for Your Restaurant Concept?” in the February issue of QSR, quotes comments from Dennis Monroe, discussing what he sees as an increasing interest on the part of venture capital firms in funding less proven, early-stage restaurant concepts. “People are looking downstream and looking at earlier stage companies — things […]

Jeff Shea and Pat Weller Discuss New Tax Bill’s Impact on Real Estate Industry

In the February issue of Minnesota Real Estate Journal, Jeff Shea and Pat Weller consider the impact of the new tax reform bill on commercial real estate industry. The article discusses expensing increases under Section 179 of the tax code, enhanced bonus appreciation, and modifications to 1031 like-kind exchanges. Read the full article.

Kinderhook-backed Bestop acquires PRP Seats

Bestop Inc, which is backed by Kinderhook Industries LLC, has acquired PRP Seats, a maker of custom seats, harnesses, storage bags and accessories for off-road vehicles (e.g., UTV, Jeep, Buggies, etc.). PRP Seats represents the fourth add-on acquisition for Bestop and Kinderhook’s 50th automotive related transaction. Monroe Moxness Berg provided legal counsel to Bestop on […]