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ACME Cryogenics

 
Gladstone Investment provided financing to Acme Cryogenics which manufactures manifolds used in regulating the flow of industrial gasses at extremely low temperatures (cryogenic), manufactures vacuum insulated pipe used in the transmission of gasses that have been liquefied, repairs cryogenic storage tanks, and repairs and manufactures tank trailers used in transporting liquid nitrogen, oxygen and helium, etc. www.acmecryo.com  
   

Ag Trucking, Inc.

 
Gladstone Capital Corporation provided debt and equity financing in Ag Trucking, Inc. Ag Trucking, led by CEO Tim Boehlke, is a regional food-grade liquid and dry bulk carrier based in Goshen, Indiana. Ag Trucking's services are critical to their customers' ability to maintain tight production schedules. www.agtrucking.com  
   

Allison Publications, Inc.

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing to Allison Publications, Inc. which is a publisher of consumer oriented magazines and community newspapers in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. The company also produces twelve custom publications including the Texas Aggie Alumni magazine and the For the Cure, Susan G. Komen publication. www.dmagazine.com  
   

Alloy Die Casting Co.

 

Gladstone Investment and Gladstone Capital provided debt and equity financing to Alloy Die Casting Co., a manufacturer of precision, finished aluminum and zinc castings for aerospace, defense, aftermarket automotive and industrial applications. The company is headquartered in Buena Park, CA. www.alloydie.com

 
   

BAS Broadcasting, Inc.

 

Gladstone Capital provided financing to BAS Broadcasting which is an operator of various AM and FM radio stations in Mount Vernon and Sandusky/Fremont, Ohio. www.basohio.com

 
   

B-Dry

 
Gladstone Investment provided financing to B-Dry which is the oldest basement waterproofer in the country. The Company has a patented technology to solve basement water problems.  The franchisor and its franchisees have waterproofed over 200,000 homes since being founded. www.bdry.com  
   

Behrens Manufacturing, LLC

 
Gladstone Investment and Gladstone Capital provided debt and equity financing to Behrens Manufacturing, LLC which is a manufacturer and marketer of high quality, classic looking, utility products and containers. Behrens is the top supplier of steel cans, pails, tubs and watering cans in North America and offers the largest breadth of products in its industry. www.behrensmfg.com  
   

Cavert Wire

 
Gladstone Investment provided financing to Cavert Wire which manufactures and distributes bailing wire and is the largest supplier of non-galvanized bailing wire in the United States. www.cavertwire.com  
   

Channel Technologies Group

 
Gladstone Investment Corporation provided financing to support the acquisition of Channel Technologies Group, a vertically-integrated manufacturer and supplier of piezo-electric ceramics, transducers and complex systems and services. CTG is headquartered in Santa Barbara, CA. www.channeltechgroup.com  
   

Clinton Aluminum

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing to Clinton Aluminum which is a supplier of custom cut aluminum sheet, plate, bar/extrusions, angle as well as stainless steel.  Clinton has focused on serving customers in the Midwest and Great Lakes region that require small batches of custom cut metal, and Just-in-time (JIT) delivery service at competitive prices. www.clintonaluminum.com  
   

Columbus Metal Industries
and Triangle Metals

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing for the acquisition of Columbus Metal Industries and Triangle Metals by Infuse Capital, a Minneapolis based Private Investment Firm focused in the metals space.  The combination of Columbus and Triangle created the largest scrap metal recycler in Nebraska.  
   
   

Country Club Enterprises, LLC

 
Gladstone Investment Corporation provided financing to Country Club Enterprises, LLC which is the sole distributor of Club Car and E-Z-Go golf carts in the northeast U.S.  www.ccegolfcars.com  
   

Danco Machine, Inc.

 
Gladstone Investment Corporation provided financing to Danco Machine, Inc., which provides a broad process capability as a contract manufacturer, including Assembly, EDM, Welding, sheet metal and precision grinding. The majority of their business is in the medical device industry, where exacting tolerance requirements and extreme precision are the industry norm. www.dancomachine.com  
   

Defiance Stamping Company

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing to Defiance Stamping Company, which is the leading manufacturer of axle nut and washer systems for the heavy truck (“Class 8”) industry in North America. www.defiancestamping.com  
   

Drew Foam Companies , Inc.

 

Gladstone Investment provided debt and equity financing to Drew Foam Companies, Inc., an expanded polystyrene foam molder and fabricator of products used for construction, insulation and packaging applications, headquartered in Monticello, AR.   www.drewfoam.com

 
   

Edge Adhesives Holdings, Inc.

 

Gladstone Investment and Gladstone Capital provided debt and equity financing to Edge Adhesives Holdings, Inc. which is a leading developer and manufacturer of innovative adhesives, sealants, tapes and related solutions used in building products, transportation, electrical and HVAC, among other markets.   www.edgeadhesives.com

 
   

Francis Drilling Fluids, Ltd.

 

Gladstone Capital Corporation provided debt and equity financing to support the acquisition of Francis Drilling Fluids, Ltd., a leading provider of logistics solutions for the U.S. oil and natural gas industry, specializing in the movement and warehousing of fracturing materials required for high-pressure, fracture stimulation for horizontal oil and natural gas drilling.   www.fdfltd.com

 
   

Frontier Packaging Inc.

 

Gladstone Investment provided equity and debt financing to support the acquisition of Frontier Packaging Inc. Frontier, headquartered Seattle, Washington, is a supplier of a range of time sensitive packaging materials to the Alaskan seafood market, adding value through its expertise in product consolidation and logistics.   www.frontierpackaging.com

 
   

Funko, LLC

 

Gladstone Investment and Gladstone Capital provided debt and equity financing to Funko, LLC, which is a designer, importer, and marketer of pop-culture collectibles.  www.funko.com

 
   

Galaxy Tool Corporation

 

Gladstone Investment provided financing to Galaxy Tool Corporation, which is a manufacturer of specialized tooling for the aerospace industry and blow & injection molds for the plastics industry.  www.galaxytool.com

 
   

GFRC Cladding Systems, Inc.

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing to GFRC Cladding Systems, Inc. which designs, engineers, fabricates and delivers glass fiber reinforced concrete panels for commercial construction projects that are greater than four stories in height.  
 

GFRC Cladding

Systems, Inc.

 

Ginsey Holdings, Inc.

 
Gladstone Investment provided debt and equity financing to Ginsey Holdings, Inc. The Company designs and markets a broad line of branded juvenile and adult bath products, many of which are under license from the owners of the brands, including Disney, Nickelodeon, Sesame Street, and GRACO. www.ginsey.com  
   

Head Country Inc.

 
Gladstone Investment Corporation provided debt and equity capital for the buyout of Head Country Inc., a manufacturer of a leading BBQ sauce brand with three BBQ sauce flavors currently as well as seasonings and marinades. www.headcountry.com  
   

Heartland Communications Group, LLC

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing to Heartland Communications Group, LLC which is a radio broadcasting company that owns and operates eight FM and five AM stations in five markets in Michigan and Wisconsin. www.heartland.com  
   

JackRabbit, Inc.

 
Gladstone Investment provided equity and debt capital for the buyout of JackRabbit, Inc., and its sister company, Dakota AG Welding, a leading manufacturer of nut harvesting equipment based in Ripon, California. www.jackrabbit.bz  
   

J.America, Inc.

 
Gladstone Capital provided debt financing to J.America, Inc., which is an established leading supplier of licensed decorated and undecorated apparel and headwear, which is sold into a number of distribution channels, including: specialty college and resort retailers, military exchanges, mid-tier and mass retailers, sporting goods stores, farm & fleet retailers, and through wholesale distributors and decorators that service the imprinted sportswear market across the country. www.jamericablanks.com  
   

Legend Communications of Wyoming, LLC

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing to Legend Communications of Wyoming, LLC which is an operator of various radio stations through-out three different clusters in Wyoming. Legend is the largest radio operator in their region.   
   

Lignetics, Inc.

 
Gladstone Capital Corporation provided financing to support the acquisition of Lignetics, Inc., which manufactures and distributes branded wood pellets from its three U.S. production facilities, and is headquartered in Sandpoint, ID. www.lignetics.com  
   

Mathey Dearman

 
Gladstone Investment provided financing to Mathey Dearman which develops, manufactures and markets pipe cutting and beveling machines, pipe aligning and reforming clamps, welding electrode and flux ovens, and pipefitter’s tools for the pipeline and welding industry. www.mathey.com  
   

Meridian Rack & Pinion, Inc.

 

Gladstone Investment and Gladstone Capital provided debt and equity for the buyout of Meridian Rack & Pinion, Inc. which is a provider of aftermarket and OEM replacement automotive parts, which it sells through both wholesale channels and online at BuyAutoParts.com. Meridian distributes a targeted set of product lines, which include replacement turbochargers, air conditioning parts, steering racks, and suspension components.  www.meridianautoparts.com  or  www.buyautoparts.com

 
   

Mitchell Rubber Products, Inc.

 

Gladstone Investment provided financing to Mitchell Rubber Products, Inc. which develops, mixes, and molds rubber compounds for specialized applications in the non-tire rubber market.  www.mitchellrubber.com

 
   

Noble Logistic Services

 
Gladstone Investment provided financing to Noble Logistic Services which is a provider of time sensitive local and regional delivery services to wholesalers of aftermarket automotive repair components. www.noblelogistics.com  
   

North American Aircraft Services, Inc.

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing to North American Aircraft Services, Inc. which repairs and maintains aircraft fuel tanks and fuel systems through 20 locations in the United States, Europe and Panama. NAAS, headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, provides services to both military and commercial aircraft operators.  www.naasinc.com  
   

Ohana Media Group

 

Gladstone Capital provided financing to Ohana Media Group which owns and operates radio stations clustered in Anchorage, AK and Astoria, OR.

www.ohanamediagroup.com

 
   

Packerland Whey Products, Inc.

 
Gladstone Investment provided debt and equity financing in connection with the recapitalization of Packerland Whey Products, Inc., headquartered in Luxemburg, WI. Packerland is a processor of dairy byproducts, specializing in the production of protein supplements and feeds for bovine calves and mature dairy and beef cattle. www.packerlandwhey.com  
   

Precision, LLC

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing to Precision, LLC which is a manufacturer of consumables components that serve the primary aluminum industry. www.precisoninc.net  
   

Precision Southeast, Inc.

 
Gladstone Investment provided financing to Precision Southeast, Inc. which is a custom injection molding company, focused on the filtration, consumer and industrial markets.  www.precisionsoutheast.com  
   

Profit Systems, Inc.

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing to Profit Systems, Inc. which is a provider of software solutions to the retail furniture market. The core software product is an enterprise resource planning (“ERP”) system that manages customers’ accounting, financial planning, customer service, inventory, sales and other functions. www.profitsystems.net  
   

Quench, USA

 
Gladstone Investment provided financing to Quench, USA which was formed through the consolidation of four companies that sell, install and service water coolers in commercial settings. The equipment is different from traditional water coolers that have three and five gallon jugs as the water supply. www.quenchonline.com  
   

Reliable Biopharmaceutical Corporation

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing to Reliable Biopharmaceutical Corporation which is a manufacturer of small volume, high value advanced pharmaceutical and biochemical intermediates, primarily for the generic injectable pharmaceutical industry. www.reliablebiopharm.com  
   

Saunders & Associates, Inc.

 

Gladstone Capital provided financing to Saunders & Associates, Inc. which manufacturers test and production systems for quartz crystals, oscillators, filters, and components to the frequency control device industry.

www.saunders-assoc.com

 
   

SBS Industries, Inc.

 
Gladstone Investment provided financing to SBS Industries, Inc. which is a manufacturer and value-added distributor of specialty fasteners and threaded screw products, headquartered in Tulsa, OK. www.sbsindustries.com  
 
 

Schylling, Inc.

 
Gladstone Investment Corporation provided debt and equity capital for the buyout of Schylling, Inc., a leading designer, developer, and marketer of high quality specialty toys sold primarily through the independent toy and gift channel. www.schylling.com  
   

SOG Specialty Knives & Tools, LLC

 
Gladstone Investment provided equity and debt capital for the buyout of SOG Specialty Knives & Tools, LLC which designs and produces specialty knives and tools for the hunting/outdoors, military/law enforcement, and industrial markets. www.sogknives.com  
   

Southern Petroleum Laboratories, Inc.

 

Gladstone Capital Corporation provided financing to support the acquisition of Southern Petroleum Laboratories, Inc., which provides the oil and gas production industry with independent lab, measurement and field meter services. SPL also provides production well allocation services used to calculate royalty payments to well owners.

www.spl-inc.com

 
   

Star Seed, Inc.

 
Gladstone Investment Corporation provided debt and equity capital to Star Seed, Inc., which provides its customers with a variety of specialty seeds and related products. www.gostarseed.com  
   

Stellar Outdoor Media

 
Gladstone Capital Corporation provided financing to Stellar Outdoor Media, an outdoor advertising company with many billboards located throughout the southern Midwest and Gulf Coast.  
   

Sunburst Media-Louisiana, LLC

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing to Sunburst Media-Louisiana, LLC which is managed by Sunburst Media, Inc which has provided management expertise for a number of radio products over the past 15 years. Sunburst-Louisiana owns four radio stations in Houma, LA. www.sunbursttvm.com  
   

Sunshine Media Holdings, Inc.

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing to Sunshine Media Holdings, Inc. which is the parent company for True North Custom Media.

True North Custom Media is a publishing, media, and marketing services company that provides custom media and branded content solutions across multiple platforms, with an emphasis on healthcare.  www.truenorthcustom.com

 
   

Thibaut, Inc.

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing to Thibaut, Inc. which is a seller of decorative wallpaper and fabric (primarily used as window treatment) through a network of interior designers, high-end design centers and specialty stores and showrooms. www.thibautdesign.com  
   

Tread Corporation

 
Gladstone Investment provided funding for TREAD Corporation, with headquarters and manufacturing facilities based in Roanoke, Virginia. With international sales representing 65% of revenue and equipment in over 42 countries, TREAD is respected globally for being the innovative leader in providing bulk explosives handling equipment, technical assistance and field service to the commercial explosives industry.www.treadcorp.com  
   
 

WadeCo Specialties Inc.

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing to WadeCo Specialties Inc. which provides production well chemicals to oil well operators used for corrosion prevention; separating oil, gas and water once extracted; bacteria growth management; and conditioning water utilized for hydraulic fracturing.  
   

Westland Technologies Incorporated

 
Gladstone Capital provided financing to Westland Technologies Incorporated which is a manufacturer of radar and acoustic absorption tiles that are applied to the hulls and interiors of U.S. Navy submarines and surface ships.  www.westlandtech.com  
   
 
 
 
 
 
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