Baird's Investment Banking Group is pleased to announce the following transaction:

Date:
April 2021
Company:
The Smilist Management, Inc.
Description:
Financing for its Affiliation with Encore Dental
Sector(s):
Healthcare
Baird served as the exclusive debt advisor to The Smilist Management, Inc. on this transaction

The Smilist Management, Inc. (“The Smilist” or the “Company”), a portfolio company of Zenyth Partners, LP (“Zenyth”), recently completed a secured debt financing (the “Financing”) in support of its affiliation with Encore Dental. The Financing consisted of a senior secured term loan, delayed draw term loan and revolving credit facility.

Founded in 2014, The Smilist is a leading Dental Support Organization with 34 offices and over 500 employees throughout the New York Metro area. The Company has 170+ total providers, including 90+ dentists and specialists. The Smilist is headquartered in New York, NewYork.

Founded in 2016, Zenyth is a middle-market private equity firm specializing in healthcare services businesses. The team of four investment professionals has extensive experience within healthcare and private equity and is focused on making long-term investments in quality healthcare investments. Zenyth is headquartered in Great Neck, New York.

For additional information about this transaction, please contact:

Anne-Marie Peterson +1-646-557-2334
Jason Porter +1-704-553-6621
Alfredo Bequillard +1-312-609-6902
Chris Weaver +1-312-609-7047