David Westgate is going shopping this summer — not for new flip-flops, Hawaiian shirts, deck furniture or even glasses with little umbrellas.
Westgate is scouring the market to buy a manufacturing company, preferably one based in Wisconsin.
The trio has a proven track record. Saw Mill acquired Milwaukee-based Jason Inc.in 2000 and hired Westgate to be Jason’s chief executive officer in 2004. Falcon brought additional investments to Jason in 2010. By the time the private equity firms sold Jason in 2014, it had become a thriving, diversified global manufacturing company. Read the full story here.