Sale to a large strategic acquirer

Technology & Services
Sale to a large strategic acquirer


Baird served as the exclusive financial advisor to Metro Door, Inc.


Metro Door, Inc. (“Metro” or the “Company”), a portfolio company of Brynwood Partners V L.P., was recently acquired by a large strategic acquirer. Financial terms of the transaction will not be disclosed.

Metro is a leading provider of facility repair and maintenance services to national retailers and other customers. The Company services over 175 customers at over 30,000 locations throughout the United States and Canada by way of a proprietary network of thousands of skilled vendors. Metro’s expertise spans diverse trades including doors, locks, plumbing, electrical and handyman services, with 24-hour availability and rapid response times across North America. The Company complements its service offerings with in-house design and manufacturing of a variety of security enclosures.

Founded in 1984, Brynwood Partners L.P. ("Brynwood") is an operationally-focused private equity fund that makes control investments in lower middle market companies with enterprise valuations between $25 and $125 million. Brynwood targets companies operating in the following sectors: (a) consumer products, (b) light manufacturing with low capital intensity, (c) service businesses, and (d) specialty retail. Brynwood has over $500 million under management, including a recently raised $305 million sixth fund.

For additional information about this transaction, please contact:

Les Cheek (617) 426-5789
Peter Kies (414) 765-7262
Ross Williams (414) 298-6235
Hubble Hausman (414) 298-5018
Technology & Services
Sale to a large strategic acquirer
December 2010
Metro Door, Inc.
Technology & Services
Target Location
North America
Acquiror Location
North America