A Locke Lord team led by Andrew Hughes and Paul Mahoney (both of Providence) represented Silver Oak Services Partners, a lower-middle market private equity firm focused exclusively on business, healthcare and consumer services companies, and its portfolio company Accent Food Services (Accent), in the sale of Accent to Audax Private Equity. Headquartered in Austin, Accent is a leading route-based distributor of fresh food, snacks and break room refreshment services to customers throughout Texas. Locke Lord advised Accent as it completed many add-on acquisitions under Silver Oak’s ownership from December 2008. Additional team members included Christopher Flanagan and David Ruediger (both of Boston), Elizabeth Mack and Paul Nason (all of Dallas), Julie Dziobak (Chicago) and Joe Farside and Mike Serra (both of Providence). For more information, please see the Silver Oak press release.
Posted December 8, 2016