Wholesale Floors, Inc. ~ Management Buyout ~ June 2008

Wholesale Floors (WFI) is the largest provider of design and installation services for commercial flooring projects in the state of Arizona. WFI serves a diverse customer base ranging from hospitals and schools to restaurants and sports stadiums with a focus on the education, healthcare, municipal and corporate sectors. Representative end clients include PetSmart, Houston’s Restaurants, Peter Piper, Monster.com, Avnet, Prudential, Cardinal’s Stadium, Phoenix Convention Center and Mayo Clinic. WFI’s strategy is to leverage its dominant position in the Phoenix market by expanding through add-on acquisitions in the Southwest and West regions.

Taglich Brothers provided the majority of the required $7.0 million of equity capital. The transaction’s sponsor, Weatherly Group, LLC, arranged for sub-debt financing from SPP Mezzanine Partners II, who was a co-investor in the company, and Triangle Capital Corporation. Senior credit facilities were provided by Arizona Business Bank.

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