January 3, 2011
New Haven, Connecticut – January 3, 2011 – Woodbridge, LLC, is pleased to announce the recapitalization of its client, MMA Warehouse, LLC, a leading e-tailer of mixed martial arts gear, apparel and accessories by PAG Capital Partners, LLC.
Based in Wheeling, IL, MMA Warehouse’s customers are distributed across North America and in over 25 foreign markets. Mixed martial arts is among the fastest growing competitive fighting sports in the world, and MMA Warehouse commands substantial market share in the space. Mika Casey will continue in his role as Chief Executive Officer and to retain significant ownership in the company.
PAG Capital is a Chicago-based private equity firm specializing in private equity investments of middle market companies.
In a recent announcement on the deal by PAG Capital, Mika Casey said, “We are very excited to have completed this transaction as we head into 2011. In PAG Capital, we have found a partner that will best position us to capitalize on the strong worldwide growth of the mixed martial arts industry. PAG Capital’s strategic and financial support will enable us to continue to invest in our platform, expand our marketing capabilities, and capitalize on the many organic growth and acquisition opportunities available to us in the industry.”
Woodbridge is a marketing-driven M&A firm headquartered in New Haven, CT with locations throughout the U.S. The firm also serves clients from its offices in the Netherlands, Mexico, Brazil, China, Honduras and Canada.
Woodbridge, LLC., an international M&A firm, was founded in 1993 to provide divestiture and acquisition services to middle market companies.