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ACG-NY and Chief Outsiders Take the Pulse of Private Equity Investors as Portfolio Companies Prepare to Restart Their Commercial Engines

the Association for Corporate Growth – New York chapter, and Chief Outsiders, LLC announced the release of their report, “The Great Commercial Engine Restart: Private Equity views as we prepare to exit lockdown.” The report shows the pulse of Private Equity thinking as we enter May and states begin to ease their restrictions and allow businesses to reopen, indicating that many will find a business environment that’s very different from the one they left before the lockdowns started.  The survey explores how the speed at…

Brand Velocity Partners Acquires Iconic Footwear Company

New Breed Firm With Both PE and Brand Marketing Expertise Kicks Into Gear Brand Velocity Partners (BVP), a private equity (PE) firm focused on acquiring lower-middle market consumer businesses in search of marketing muscle, announced it has purchased Original Footwear Inc. Original Footwear, with its Altama and Original S.W.A.T. brands, is globally known for its military and law enforcement footwear and, to be announced tomorrow, an expanded line of consumer active and fashion footwear. This is the first deal…