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November 14, 2018

BGL Announces the Merger of Curtis Gilmour and Pelsis

Chicago – November 14, 2018 – Brown Gibbons Lang & Company (BGL) is pleased to announce the merger of Curtis Gilmour Holding Company, Inc. (Curtis Gilmour), a portfolio company of Harwood Capital, with Pelsis Ltd. (Pelsis), a portfolio company of LDC. BGL served as the exclusive financial advisor to Curtis Gilmour in the transaction. The specific terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The transaction was led by BGL’s Healthcare & Life Sciences team, which has a focus on rapid environmental pathogen identification, remediation, and control.

Curtis Gilmour is a global manufacturer of branded pest control supplies with a leading market position in North America. Products are marketed under the B&G Equipment line of professional sprayers, Curtis Dyna-Fog premium fogging products, as well as the Agrisense and Silvandersson trapping and monitoring brands, which are sold internationally to a diverse base of professional, industrial, and retail customers.

Pelsis has leading brands in both the professional and consumer pest control categories. The consolidated portfolio will be led by Pelsis Group CEO, Peter Mangion, and will continue to operate from its current facilities in the United States and Europe.

About Brown Gibbons Lang & Company

Brown Gibbons Lang & Company is a leading independent investment bank serving the middle market. BGL specializes in mergers and acquisitions advisory services, debt and equity placements, financial restructuring advice, and valuations and fairness opinions, with global industry teams in Consumer & Retail, Environmental & Industrial Services, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Diversified Industrials, Metals & Metals Processing, and Real Estate. BGL has offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Cleveland, Denver, Philadelphia, San Antonio, and San Diego in addition to Global M&A partner offices in more than 50 countries across 5 continents. BGL is able to deliver to our clients unparalleled access to strategic relationships, investors, and opportunities globally. For more information, please visit