Aladdin Food Management Services ~ Acquisition ~ January 2007

Aladdin Food Management Services is a strong regional food service provider for colleges and business geographically dispersed in the mid-Atlantic and mid-western regions. Headquartered in Columbia, Missouri, Ameriserve specializes in handling food service needs for colleges and secondary schools throughout a seven-state area. Aladdin acquired Ameriserve to gain additional market share in this region of the country and expects to realize significant operational and financial synergies.

Taglich and Weatherly originated and structured the transaction as well as secured all of the necessary financing.

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