Century Park Capital Partners is pleased to announce that ROM Corporation, a leading manufacturer of specialty components for vehicles in the emergency, trucking and military sectors, has acquired the Lighting Solutions Division of Havis, Inc.
Headquartered in Warminster, Pennsylvania, Havis, Inc. is a leader in manufacturing in-vehicle mobile office solutions for public safety, public works, government agencies and mobile professionals. The Lighting Solutions Division provides spot flood scene lights, telescoping mounting poles, and vehicle interior lighting such as dome lights and compartment lights for use on emergency response and police vehicles. These products are essential tools for emergency responders who need to maintain situational awareness and conduct casualty and damage assessments upon arrival at the site of a critical incident. Havis and ROM will be working closely together over the next six months to ensure a smooth transition for both customers and employees.
“Havis Lighting Solutions products are high quality and enjoy market-leading recognition in the fire service sector” noted Jeff Hupke, President of ROM Corporation. “Likewise, ROM is recognized for industry-leading products. The Lighting Solutions line is a perfect fit for us. By combining these outstanding products with our roll-up doors, cargo trays, hose bed covers and LED compartment lighting, we are able to make a great company even better.”
Steven Trembley, a Principal with Century Park Capital Partners, commented, “Century Park is excited about the addition of the Lighting Solutions line to ROM’s suite of products serving the fire and emergency sectors. The acquisition will diversify ROM’s existing product line and serve to strengthen customer relationships by offering them bundled solutions. We continue to seek additional high quality acquisitions in the emergency, transportation and military segments.”
The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Based in Belton, MO, ROM designs and manufactures innovative niche products used in the trucking and transportation industries. Its primary products include shutter doors used in fire safety and military vehicles, as well as ramps, insulated bulkheads and related products used in foodservice trailers. The company has the leading market positions in its core product lines, with strong brand recognition and a reputation for premium quality. For more information on ROM Corporation, please visit www.romcorp.com.
About Century Park
Century Park Capital Partners is a Los Angeles-based private equity firm that partners with owner/managers to build successful companies. The firm specializes in facilitating owner liquidity and business expansion by providing equity for recapitalizations, buyouts, growth financings, and acquisitions. More information on Century Park Capital Partners can be found at www.centuryparkcapital.com.