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Tri-Ed/Northern buys one, opens two

July 18, 2012Martha Entwistle

WOODBURY, N.Y.—As promised when it was acquired by private equity firm Audax Group in April, Tri-Ed/Northern Video is expanding. The independent national distributor on July 16 announced the acquisition of Seabreeze Security Distributors of Orlando, Fla., and announced plans to open two new branches: one in Detroit and one in Raleigh, N.C.In addition to backing from Audax, the possibility of an increase in the capital gains tax is pushing deals along, Pat Comunale, Tri-Ed/Northern president...

Anixter, Audax Group, Ingram Micro, Kirk Schultz, Nikki Carter, Northern Video, Pat Comunale, ScanSource, SDC, Seabreeze Security Distributors, Security Systems News (SSN), Tri-Ed/Northern Video, VSS

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Tri-Ed/Northern acquired by private equity firm

April 4, 2012Martha Entwistle

Updated with quotes from Pat Comunale at 12 p.m. on April 5.BOSTON—Audax Group, a $5 billion private equity firm based here, announced April 4 that it has acquired Tri-Ed/Northern Video."We're really focused on becoming a billion dollar distribution business," Pat Comunale, CEO and president of Tri-Ed/Northern Video told Security Systems News. "It took five years to double the business the first time around. We think we'll be there [at $1b in revenue] in another three to five years," he said....

Audax Group, Brazos Private Equity, Imperial Capital, Jay Mitchell, John Mack, Security Systems News (SSN), Tri-Ed/Northern Video

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