Race Winning Brands Acquires Producer of High-Performance Connecting Rods

Monroe Moxness Berg served as counsel to Race Winning Brands (RWB), a portfolio company of Kinderhook Industries, LLC, in its acquisition of Giannone Performance Products Inc. dba MGP Connecting Rods, a premium manufacturer of high-performance aluminum connecting rods. Headquartered in Mentor, Ohio, RWB manufactures high-performance and racing-related components sold to the automotive and powersports markets. . . .

Reconstruction Partners Facilitates Complex Francesca’s Restaurant Group Transactions

Our client Reconstruction Partners recently announced the completion of several simultaneous transactions by its client, Francesca’s Restaurant Group (FRG, Inc.), with GSI Partners, a privately-held Chicago-based holding company with related interests in the food purveying business. Reconstruction Partners provided strategic and financial counsel to FRG, Inc. before and during the process. The transactions included four . . .

Monroe Moxness Berg Welcomes New Associate Brian Tunis

Monroe Moxness Berg is pleased to announce that Brian Tunis has joined the firm as an associate in the firm’s Business Law and Corporate Finance/M&A practice groups. Brian has substantial experience in a wide array of transactional work. Brian advises business owners on matters related to the establishment, reorganization, structure, operation, and tax reporting requirements . . .