Sperry, Mitchell & Company is pleased to announce the promotion of Daniel Officer to Director.
Since joining our firm, Dan has successfully initiated and closed numerous transactions across a variety of industries, including manufacturing, chemicals, distribution, packaging, business services, energy, and consumer products.
Select transaction highlights include: the sale of Acetylene Oxygen Company, the largest independent distributor of industrial gases in South Texas, to Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX); the sale of ALEX Toys, a leading designer and producer of toys and children’s lifestyle products, to Propel Equity Partners; the sale of Cue & Case Sales, Inc., a leading designer and distributor of billiard products & accessories, to Escalade Inc. (NASDAQ:ESCA); the recapitalization of Griswold Corporation, a leading manufacturer of open-cell rubber and urethane foam products, by Strait Lane Capital Partners; the recapitalization of Jansy Packaging, a leading provider of specialty packaging solutions for branded consumer products, by Eureka Growth Capital; and the sale of Litecontrol Corporation, a leading designer and manufacturer of architectural interior lighting fixtures, to Hubbell, Inc. (NYSE:HUB.B).
In 2015, Dan was recognized as Dealmaker of the Year by the New York chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (“ACG”).
Dan graduated with honors from Dickinson College with a B.A. in Economics.