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Kalamazoo College Names Athletic Tunnel after Mackinac Partners

On October 20, 2012, Kalamazoo College unveiled its new $16 million sports facility. The Kalamazoo College Athletic Field Complex is the first phase of the College’s strategic plan to enhance its athletic programs. In doing so, the College will serve the needs of its students and create a more vibrant campus environment in order to […]

Mackinac Partners Receives Two ‘Deal of the Year’ Awards for Playpower Restructuring

Bloomfield Hills, MI – Mackinac Partners is pleased to announce the receipt of two industry awards for its role in the successful turnaround and financial restructuring of PlayPower, Inc. PlayPower, headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, is one of the world’s largest, fully integrated manufacturers and marketers of commercial playground equipment and floating marine dock systems.  […]

Mackinac Partners Announces Sale of Pacific Monarch Resorts

Mackinac Partners is pleased to announce the sale of Pacific Monarch Resorts (“PMR”), a privately owned developer and operator of luxury vacation ownership properties in the US and Mexico. Diamond Resorts International (“Diamond Resorts”), a global leader in the hospitality and vacation ownership industry, purchased a substantial portion of PMR’s assets including inventory at nine […]

Mackinac Partners Sponsors CARE House’s Circle of Friends Luncheon

Child abduction survivor, Elizabeth Smart, was the key note speaker at CARE House of Oakland County’s 16th annual Circle of Friends luncheon held on January 26, 2012 at the Townsend Hotel. The event was generously underwritten by Mackinac Partners of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Over 350 people attended the sold-out event, humbly listening to the details […]

Mackinac Partners Receives Industrial Manufacturing/Distribution Deal of the Year Award for Out-of-Court Restructuring of PlayPower, Inc.

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2011 – The M&A Advisor announced the winners of the 10th Annual M&A Advisor Awards on Tuesday, December 13.  The out-of-court restructuring of PlayPower, Inc. was honored with a 2011 M&A Advisor Award for excellence. The team was recognized in the award category “Industrial Manufacturing/Distribution Deal of the Year ($250 Million […]

Investment Banking and Capital Markets Analyst Kyle Koger Joins Mackinac Partners

Mackinac Partners is pleased to announce that Investment Banking and Capital Markets analyst Kyle Koger has joined the firm.  Since coming to Mackinac Partners, Kyle has been involved in servicing a number of the firm’s real estate clients. Kyle has been instrumental in providing analytical and financial modeling support for several distressed real estate matters […]

Financial Analyst George Henderson Joins Mackinac Partners

Mackinac Partners is pleased to announce that Real Estate and Financial Analyst George Henderson has joined the firm. Since coming to Mackinac Partners, George has been actively involved in the restructuring of a $700 million real estate debt portfolio. His primary responsibilities include asset management and analytical support. Prior to Mackinac Partners, George worked as an […]

Mackinac Partners Announces the Sale of M-Tec Corporation

Mackinac Partners is pleased to announce the sale of M-Tec Corporation to Lippert Components Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Drew Industries Inc., a leading supplier of components for recreational vehicles and manufactured homes. M-Tec is an innovative leader in manufacturing RV components and mobile office chassis. The Company had annual sales of approximately $13 […]

Mackinac Partners Announces the Consensual Restructuring of PlayPower

Mackinac Partners is pleased to announce the restructuring of PlayPower Holdings, Inc., the world’s largest, fully integrated manufacturer of commercial playground equipment and floating dock systems. PlayPower completed a consensual restructuring with its lenders to extend maturities and eliminate approximately $145 million of debt. In connection with the restructuring, the Company received $45 million in […]