Kinderhook-backed Copperweld acquires Seminole

Monroe Moxness Berg served as counsel to Copperweld, which is backed by Kinderhook Industries LLC, in its acquisition of Seminole Wire & Cable Co Inc, a provider of specialty wire and cable products based in Pennsauken, New Jersey. Founded in 1962, Seminole is a leading wire and cable manufacturer, offering plastic-extruded wire products and value-added […]

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 […]

Gwen Stanley and Michael Zenk Win Entrepreneur of the Year Award Upper Midwest Awards

Monroe Moxness Berg congratulates our clients and friends Gwen Stanley and Michael Zenk, who are among the winners of the Entrepreneur of the Year Award Upper Midwest, sponsored by accounting firm EY. Gwen and Michael are both veterans of the former Riverside Bank, who started Bloomington-based Venture Bank about 15 years ago. The winners were […]

MMB Client HeadFlyer Brewing to Hold Grand Opening on April 22

Monroe Moxness Berg client HeadFlyer Brewing is readying its new brewery and taproom for a grand opening celebration on April 22. Located in the old Miller Textile building in Northeast Minneapolis, HeadFlyer is a newcomer in the area, poised to compete against other neighborhood breweries like 612 Brew, Able Seedhouse and Bauhaus Brew Labs. For […]

National Theatre for Children Featured in Star Tribune

In its November 29 issue, Minneapolis Star Tribune has a feature article on Monroe Moxness Berg client National Theatre for Children (NTC). Founded in 1978 by Ward Eames, the theater company works with businesses and government agencies that seek to use their philanthropic funds to deliver a free educational and safety message to schoolchildren. Engaging […]

National Restaurant News Selects Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant for Its Next 20 List

In its August issue, National Restaurant News names MMB client Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant among its Next 20, a list of established restaurant brands developing at a pace that makes them best-positioned to move to the NRN Top 200. From those 20, the editors at National Restaurant News chose five brands that incorporate the […]

Bestop Acquires Tuffy Security Products

Monroe Moxness Berg served as legal counsel to Bestop, a manufacturer of soft tops and other accessories for Jeeps, in its acquisition of Tuffy Security Products, a provider of premium storage products for Jeeps, trucks, SUVs and other commercial vehicles. Bestop is a portfolio company of MMB client Kinderhook Industries, LLC, a private investment firm […]

New Client HeadFlyer Brewing to Open Brewery in Northeast Minneapolis

HeadFlyer Brewing, a new client of our craft brewing legal services group, is moving into the newly renovated Miller Textile building in northeast Minneapolis. It will open its taproom and brewery in a 9,435 square-foot space in the building. Developer Ackerberg Group, which spearheaded the renovation, plans to reposition the property into a signature destination […]