April 11, 2023
BOSTON, MA — Dunn Rush & Co. LLC is pleased to announce the recent closing of the sale of “Woodco Machinery” to “Chadwick BaRoss”. Dunn Rush & Co. served as financial advisor to Woodco Machinery in the transaction.
Woodco Machinery (www.woodcomachinery.com) was a dealer of Volvo Construction Equipment (VCE) headquartered in Woburn, Massachusetts. The Company enjoyed a four-decade long partnership with Volvo and provided a full range of premium and high-quality heavy construction equipment, generally including haulers, excavators, loaders and compactors.
Chadwick BaRoss ( www.chadwick-baross.com ) is one of New England’s oldest and largest heavy equipment dealers. Founded more than 90 years ago, and with 9 locations throughout Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut, Chadwick BaRoss provides a wide range of new and used heavy equipment leasing, renting, parts, service, and sales options to serve the needs of the New England construction market.
Dunn Rush & Co. LLC was founded in 2009 to provide high quality merger and acquisition advisory services to middle market companies valued between $20 million and $250 million. Dunn Rush & Co. LLC has significant expertise in the following industry sectors: Business Services; Consumer; Defense & Security; Healthy Living; Infrastructure Construction Services; Instrumentation; Manufacturing & Distribution; Medical Technology & Services; and Technology, Software & Data Services. The Firm is a registered Broker-Dealer and is headquartered at 75 Federal Street, 21st Floor, Boston MA 02110. For further information, please visit our website at www.dunnrush.com or contact us at 617-451-0001.
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When I decided to sell my third generation, family business, I had many concerns. I wanted to be represented by an Investment Bank who had a strong reputation in the mergers and acquisition market, knew the market we participated in well enough to target likely interested parties, and who would manage the process of the transaction with various family members with various personal interests.
I had never sold a business before and didn’t realize everything that went into it, or the time involved. One of my best decisions was hiring professionals, Dunn Rush & Co., to guide us through the sale process. Their experience, determination and guidance resulted in a very smooth and efficient transaction. They were especially helpful during the negotiations over price. We achieved optimal results for all constituents: our shareholders, employees and customers.
I have seen the Dunn Rush team perform in several sell-side situations. You want them on your team! Their preparation and attention to detail is impressive. They are also real good people to have by your side during a stressful time. In the case of Bridgeport Fittings, Kevin and Greg introduced us to their Gold Standard of Preparation and we took their advice getting audited financial statements and a Quality of Earnings report. This preparation made the due diligence process go smoothly, helped the firm proactively address issues and greatly improved the due diligence process. The final results exceeded our expectations.
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